Senior Communications Manager

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Local Unit & Position Description

Are you keen on working with internal communications and media/PR in Digital Solutions?

We are looking for a senior candidate who will manage and run internal communications and PR/media activities in Digital Solutions to ensure clarity and direction, employee engagement, collaboration and success of our ecosystems of software, digital services and Veracity. You will be part of a cutting-edge market and technology focused environment. The reporting line will be to the Director of Global Marketing and Communications. You will play a key role in the global marketing and communications team with 30 very experienced marketeers.

Key work areas are: 

  • Line manager for one communications resource
  • Close cooperation with the software unit, Veracity and digital advisory, as well as other business areas and group - to enhance reach, reputation, relations and to discover new business opportunities

 Internal communications:

  • Establish and maintain internal communications strategy and tactical plan 
  • Work closely with senior management as a strategic partner based on communication skills, insight and analytics
  • Initiate and drive communication projects to support achievement of business goals and shape company culture
  • Correspond with employees to ensure clarity and direction and to keep them informed about company developments
  • Facilitate for effective communications between leaders and their units
  • Be a communications advisor to Digital Solutions CEO and ELT
  • Where relevant contribute in cross-company projects run by Group
  • Distribute executive messages, prepare presentations and internal memos
  • Provide communications coaching for managers/leadership
  • Hunt, write and publish the good stories
  • Establish a channel strategy and keeping our internal communications channels up-to-date

Media handling:

  • Establish and maintain media strategy and tactical plan
  • Hunt for good stories and issue press releases, arrange interviews, and compiling press kits
  • Ensure our external channels are up to date wrt news from Digital Solutions
  • Media analytics and main contact towards external agencies (Meltwater)
  • Digital Solutions representative in DNV GL PR-forum

Position Qualifications


  • Minimum 10 years of experience from communication-roles on tactical and operational level
  • You have broad and in-depth knowledge of communications programs and have experience from developing a communication strategy and implementation of tactical and operational plans based on your systematic findings
  • Background from international IT/software organizations and/or complex industrial organizations is an advantage
  • In addition to the above you have experience from several of the following areas
    • Internal communications operation
    • Content providing
    • Media handling
    • Project management
    • Strong working knowledge of web-based content management, traffic/media reporting

We have a highly performance-based culture, at the same time as having a lot of fun. We do not believe in a superwoman or superman, but the more of the following personal characteristics you identify yourself with, the more likely is it that you are our next team-member:

  • Sociable and create a good atmosphere
  • Team player, but also enjoys working independently
  • Work well under pressure and are used to working with deadlines
  • Strong believer in the power of technology and understand how it transforms business
  • Deep understanding of what type of activities need to be prioritized to achieve business results
  • Structured and organized and you go into the tiny details to get results
  • Curious, enjoy trouble shooting and are a problem solver
  • Dedicated towards analytics. You enjoy digging into details and numbers with the purpose of optimizing the operation
  • Agile and self-driven, looking for opportunities to get business results
  • Result oriented and are always doing your utmost to reach the targets
  • Creative and always search for new opportunities 
  • Excellent English skills, orally and written
  • Excellent communication skills, and enjoy giving presentations
  • Understand the importance of collaboration and personal connections

Hvem er DNV GL?

DNV GL is a global quality assurance and risk management company. Driven by our purpose of safeguarding life, property and the environment, we enable our customers to advance the safety and sustainability of their business.  We provide classification, technical assurance, software and independent expert advisory services to the maritime, oil & gas, power and renewables industries. We also provide certification, supply chain and data management services to customers across a wide range of industries. Combining technical, digital and operational expertise, risk methodology and in-depth industry knowledge, we empower our customers’ decisions and actions with trust and confidence. We continuously invest in research and collaborative innovation to provide customers and society with operational and technological foresight. With origins stretching back to 1864 and operations in more than 100 countries, our experts are dedicated to helping customers make the world safer, smarter and greener.

DNV GL is the world’s leading classification society and a recognized advisor for the maritime industry. We enhance safety, quality, energy efficiency and environmental performance of the global shipping industry – across all vessel types and offshore structures. We invest heavily in research and development to find solutions, together with the industry, that address strategic, operational or regulatory challenges.

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