Communication and Sustainability Manager

Created: 23-06-2020

Deadline:

Category: HR

Location: Milan, Italy

Pandora Italia is looking for a highly experienced Communication & Sustainability Manager who will be part of the Cluster HR team and work as member of the Global Communications & Sustainability organization, with an active role in the Comms Forum and select sustainability programmes

MAIN PURPOSE OF THE ROLE

According to the Global guidelines, coordinates and manages all the Communications & Sustainability projects for the Cluster, defining, planning and implementing the necessary activities in order to:

            Drive employee engagement with impactful internal communications

            Position Pandora as an attractive employer

            Position Pandora in key news, business and trade media and at impactful speaking podiums

            Engage stakeholders to drive our sustainability agenda

            Lead local issues/crises management

 

KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES

           Employee comms: drive communications content for the Cluster on internal channels and help develop the reach and impact of our internal channels

           Leadership comms: support Cluster leaders in employee engagement/change management initiatives; contribute to global message development and tools, including engagement surveys

           Employer Branding: drive EB campaigns in Cluster and take part in developing global EB concepts

           Sustainability: activate sustainability initiatives locally and engage with authorities, NGOs and other stakeholders as part of global campaigning.

           Media & public: pitch stories/interviews and build relations with leading international and regional business media, industry opinions leaders and social media to position the Pandora story

 

 

PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS AND TECHNICAL SKILLS

           7+ years professional experience from corporate communications and sustainability, including relations building to high-level media across business and dailies, crafting corporate messages for external and internal use, and orchestrating speaking opportunities

           Understanding of the wider industry and sustainability agenda, and how this impacts corporates and brands

           Excellent  knowledge of Employer Branding best practices

           Familiarity with traditional and modern communications methods

           Demonstrable project management skills

           Familiarity with Social Media and modern Communications tools

           Experience from working in a global matrix organisation and capacity to contribute in globally networked projects

           Experience with issues management from a consumer oriented business

           Masters degree in either communications, journalism, business economics, or societal studies

 

PERSONAL SKILLS

           Strong interpersonal and communication skills, those enable to work with people at all levels, motivate others and change people's attitudes when necessary

           Solid problem-solving, business acumen and negotiation skills

           Service and team oriented

           Initiative and ability to offer new ideas

           Fast learner, able to pick up company  knowledge quickly and accurately, personal commitment to improving your own knowledge and skills

           Ability to share knowledge, confident talking and presenting in public, in an engaging and informative style

           Leadership, strong decision making and problem solving skills

           Good time-keeping skills to manage multiple project across Cluster

           Good organizational and planning skills, ability to deal with situations where multitasking is frequently required.

 

If you are interested in this position and feel you have the relevant skill set, then we’d love to hear from you! Please click here to apply.