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Global PR Lead (m/f/d)

Requisition ID:  16821
Job Location(s): 

Copenhagen, DK, 1256 Denham, GB, UB9 4LH Hamburg, DE, 20457 New York, NY, US

Job Description

Danfoss is looking for an ambitious Global PR Lead to join our Group Communication & Reputation team. We are sharpening our focus on the international reach of our channels, and you will play a key role in the ongoing work of strengthening the international reputation and awareness of Danfoss.

The economic reboot after COVID-19 has to be green and sustainable. We have the solutions and commitment to address climate change,” Kim Fausing, CEO of Danfoss, recently said. Do you want to make a difference in the world by contributing to making the green transition a reality? Then you may be our new Global PR Lead.

Driven by the power of an electrified society and fueled by the opportunities of going digital, Danfoss is dedicated to engineering solutions that can unleash the potential of tomorrow. But our ambitions go beyond that, and we are looking for someone who can help position Danfoss to a wider global audience as a key enabler in the green transition towards lower carbon emissions and more electrification.

You will become part of a multi-functional and international team in a dynamic environment. Passion, speed and fun are some of the key words describing us. We support and challenge each other while working on continuously improving the support to our business. You will work in close collaboration with our Head of Media Relations and Head of Communications.

Job Responsibilities

Your role will be to strengthen our media coverage in our key markets and regions. Launching an international PR campaign or pitching a story to an editor or reporter plays a large part in achieving great media coverage.

Your key tasks will be to:

  • Help build a network with relevant media and reporters
  • Set the direction for our media outreach
  • Have a clear understanding of how to build proactive PR campaigns
  • Pitch stories to international media
  • Handle daily press inquiries
  • Advise and work closely with Danfoss segments, regional experts and our Group Executive Team

 

You could be based out of Copenhagen, but it could also be Hamburg, London, or New York. Your workplace will be the world, and you will have daily and close interaction with colleagues world-wide. Some travel to various global Danfoss sites is a part of this role.

Background & Skills

The ideal Global PR Lead has the passion and energy needed to drive a proactive global PR agenda, possesses a strong track record with international media, and demonstrates the ability to successfully manage media relations on challenging and complex issues. You might have a background in reporting or editing from an international company or a PR agency with international customers. You are used to advising senior executives and experts. Your accuracy is unfailing - also under severe time pressure, and you are systematic and thorough, but upbeat, prompt and take initiative.

 

In addition, you have these personal and professional competences:

  • Have demonstrated experience working with international media and are used to working in an international environment with global agendas
  • Have strong strategic communication skills, are experienced with issues and stakeholder management and can write op-eds and speeches on behalf of our senior leaders
  • Are curious, outgoing and good at creating networks both outside and inside Danfoss
  • Are upbeat, robust and can maintain an overview in hectic and crowded situations
  • Are proactive, purpose driven, results-oriented and ambitious.
  • Are fluent in both written and spoken English.

If you fit this description, and would like to be part of a business-focused global communication team in a great company, who are developing and selling products and solutions to help the world save energy and become more sustainable, then you should apply now!

For further information about the position, please consider joining our Teams Live Session on Wednesday, May 19, 2021 (15:10-15:30 CET).  This will be an informal, confidential opportunity for you to hear more about this position and meet the Group Communication & Reputation team. Ask your questions via the chat tool anonymously.

Join this Teams Live Session by clicking this link (no advanced registration required): https://teams.microsoft.com/l/meetup-join/19%3ameeting_MzYyMDQwNGMtNmEyYS00YmViLWFhMGYtZTkwMzFjNGY5MWRm%40thread.v2/0?context=%7b%22Tid%22%3a%22097464b8-069c-453e-9254-c17ec707310d%22%2c%22Oid%22%3a%22e96cc58d-7c1d-4bda-a20f-2ab5977df838%22%2c%22IsBroadcastMeeting%22%3atrue%7d&btype=a&role=a

Danfoss – Engineering Tomorrow

At Danfoss, we are engineering solutions that allow the world to use resources in smarter ways – driving the sustainable transformation of tomorrow. No transformation has ever been started without a group of passionate, dedicated and empowered people. We believe that innovation and great results are driven by the right mix of people with diverse backgrounds, personalities, skills, and perspectives, reflecting the world in which we do business. To make sure the mix of people works, we strive to create an inclusive work environment where people of all backgrounds are treated equally, respected, and valued for who they are. It is a strong priority within Danfoss to improve the health, working environment and safety of our employees.

 

Following our founder’s mindset ‘action speaks louder than words’, we set ourselves ambitious targets to protect the environment by embarking on a plan to become CO2 neutral latest by 2030.

 

 

Danfoss is an EO employer and VEVRAA Federal Contractor. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or other protected category.

 

Danfoss is engineering technologies that enable the world of tomorrow to be better, smarter and more effective. In growing cities, we ensure the supply of fresh food and optimal comfort in homes and offices, while meeting the need for energy-efficient infrastructure, connected systems, and integration of renewable energy.

Our solutions are used, for example, for cooling, air conditioning, heating, controlling electric motors and mobile equipment. Our innovative engineering can be traced back to 1933, and today Danfoss is a global leader with 28,000 employees and sales in more than 100 countries. We are privately owned by the founder’s family.

Read more about us at www.danfoss.com

Danfoss is engineering technologies that enable the world of tomorrow to be better, smarter and more effective. In growing cities, we ensure the supply of fresh food and optimal comfort in homes and offices, while meeting the need for energy-efficient infrastructure, connected systems, and integration of renewable energy.

Our solutions are used, for example, for cooling, air conditioning, heating, controlling electric motors and mobile equipment. Our innovative engineering can be traced back to 1933, and today Danfoss is a global leader with 28,000 employees and sales in more than 100 countries. We are privately owned by the founder’s family.

Read more about us at www.danfoss.com