Do you want to lead the communications of an organisation which is on a mission to change the world?
Aalto University is where science and art meet technology and business. We shape a sustainable future by making research breakthroughs in and across our disciplines and sparking the game changers of tomorrow. Aalto University is a diverse, international community of courageous and curious thinkers. Our students, research, creativity, entrepreneurial initiatives play a vital role in leading change and solving global challenges.
We are now seeking a passionate, ambitious and experienced Communications Director.
In this pivotal role, you will be leading Aalto University's communications, brand and marketing. You are a member of the university's management team and report to the President of Aalto University. We hope you will challenge our thinking and open up new perspectives with your collaborative and development- oriented approach and strong people and organization leadership skills.
The Communications Director leads the communications team with 12 direct reports and over 40 employees. Aalto's communications services is responsible for strategic communications, brand and marketing of the university and its schools. It coordinates and develops university's communications channels; plans, supports and executes communications operations; and is responsible for media relations and strategic events at the university.
We are looking for a passionate, visionary and experienced leader, with –
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If you want to join our community, please submit your application through our recruitment site by using the link on Aalto University's web page ("Apply”) by Thursday December 1, 2022. To apply, please share motivation letter and CV with us.
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About Aalto University
Aalto University is where science and art meet technology and business. We shape a sustainable future by making research breakthroughs in and across our disciplines, sparking the game changers of tomorrow and creating novel solutions to major global challenges. Our community is made up of over 13,000 students, 400 professors and more than 4,000 other faculty and staff working on our dynamic campus in Espoo, Greater Helsinki, Finland.
Diversity is part of who we are. We actively work for caring and inclusive working culture where everyone can feel safe and welcome. Our environment is multicultural, widely English-speaking and its easy to settle in, wherever you come from. 48% of our academic faculty comes from outside of Finland.
At Aalto, high-quality research, art, education and entrepreneurship are promoted hand in hand. Disciplinary excellence is combined with multidisciplinary activities, engaging both students and the local innovation ecosystem. Our main campus is quickly transforming into an open collaboration hub that encourages encounters between students, researchers, industry, startups and other partners. Aalto University was founded in 2010 as three leading Finnish universities, Helsinki University of Technology, the Helsinki School of Economics and the University of Art and Design Helsinki, were merged to strengthen Finland's innovative capability.
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