Senior Internal Communications Manager

Local Unit & Position Description

Do you have a passion for finding and communicating stories that connect and excite colleagues, and great knowledge of how internal channels can be best used to drive engagement?

We are looking for an Internal Communications Manager to join our Corporate Communications team.

The team is part of a 30-people strong global Communications and Marketing community at DNV Maritime, that aims to support the organization in building on the high levels of industry trust it has cultivated throughout its 158-year history – a trust status that has propelled it to be the world’s leading classification society.

Corporate Communications is a fast-paced unit driving strategic communications internally and externally. The team supports a range of activities, including innovating and developing employee engagement campaigns, maintaining the internal news feed, managing the Maritime intranet and Yammer channels, and thus creating a line of sight between high-level strategic ambitions and the employees’ individual actions and goals. In addition, the team manages all media relations, crisis communications and thought leadership content production across different channels.

No day is the same and team members are experts at juggling manifold deliverables to tight deadlines while maintaining a high-quality output geared towards defined outcomes.

This role will either be based in DNV’s Hamburg or Oslo office. The successful applicant will work hand-in-glove with colleagues in the Corporate Communications team and a global community of communications experts in the Maritime regions, reporting into the Head of Corporate Communications.

Your responsibilities

Drive and actively shapes the strategic and operational internal communications for DNV Maritime

Develop the annual internal communications plan for DNV Maritime in alignment with the wider communications team and key business stakeholders

Ensure a consistent global internal communication approach as well as KPI setting & evaluation/reporting for internal communication activities

Create and implement compelling global internal communications campaigns

Drive creative storytelling and text editing for all internal channels and platforms (intranet, yammer etc.)

Develop persuasive content (presentations, print materials, videos, imagery, podcasts etc.) for internal projects and campaigns

Pro-actively build relationships with key stakeholders in the Regions and with our technical experts

Act as professional advisor to the business, reaching out pro-actively to business managers, experts and consultants

Manage external agencies and service providers for various communications services

Organize and execute internal events

Position Qualifications

Several years of professional experience in managing internal communications in an international corporate setting

Very high proficiency in English orally and in writing

Ability to provide advice to the business in a professional manner

Ability to work in and be sensitive to a multi-cultural environment, encompassing different nationalities and working across borders

Confident in managing upwards and working with senior stakeholders

Excellent organizational awareness and time management skills: Thinker and do-er, pro-active.

We offer

Be part of a world-leading company that has a global reach with more than 12,000 employees around to world and is headquartered in Norway

A strong company culture with an emphasis on competence development

Great colleagues who value teamwork and support

International working environment

Flexible working hours and focus on work/life balance

Company & Business Area Description

DNV is the independent expert in risk management and assurance, with almost 12,000 employees operating in more than 100 countries. Through our broad experience and deep expertise we advance safety and sustainable performance, set industry benchmarks, and inspire and invent solutions.

We are 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.

Equal Opportunity Statement

DNV is an Equal Opportunity Employer and gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to gender, religion, race, national or ethnic origin, cultural background, social group, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, age or political opinion. Diversity is fundamental to our culture and we invite you to be part of this diversity!

Job Type
Full Time
61 days ago

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