VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland Ltd is the leading research and technology company in the Nordic countries. We use 4,000,000 hours of brainpower a year to develop new technological solutions. Here you will solve challenges together with customers and partners from around the world. We offer an encouraging and innovative work environment, brilliant colleagues and various career paths.
Do you want to be in forefront of marketing within the Smart industry and energy systems technologies and research?
As a Business Area Marketing Manager you are responsible for Smart industry and energy system business area marketing. This includes developing and executing marketing and go-to-market strategies, creation of customer challenge driven narratives and value propositions as well as creating successful marketing campaigns and events. The role includes also steering and coordination of different stakeholder groups (e.g. media agencies) as well as optimizing the customer engagement and digital customer experience. You will be working closely with business area management team, business area sales team, researchers and other marketing managers at VTT.
In this role you’ll first substitute our current marketing manager for smart industry and energy systems business area for a maternity leave period and then progress to VTT group marketing function.
We expect you to have
• At least 5 years of experience of B2B marketing. Background in service business is regarded as a plus.
• Ability to lead and implement change
• Master’s degree in marketing or other relevant field
• Excellent presentation and networking skills
• Fluent oral and written skills in Finnish and English is a must
Knowledge and experience in implementation of modern marketing tools, social media and interactive on-line marketing is also considered as an asset.
A suitable candidate has a well-developed business understanding and shares our passion for innovation and VTT’s mission to create impact that generates sustainable growth and wellbeing in society.
You are an open and interactive person with the ability to inspire people around you with your enthusiasm and energy. You have an agile mind-set and way of working and actively create new ideas and solutions.
At VTT, we believe that our impact is built on scientific and technological excellence in all our work. Our people are the core of the next generation VTT. Our personnel’s wellbeing and competence development are key priorities. You will be a part of a creative and international working environment. We offer versatile, independent and challenging tasks and the needed support and coaching.
We offer you an opportunity to work with a great brand in an international and developing marketing environment. The job includes challenging tasks, a lot of interaction with top researchers and management and clear measurable targets.
For more information about the position, please contact Mika Toikka, Vice President, Sales and business development (tel. +358 40 660 8265) on Wednesday 18th of October between 16.30 and 17.30 or Monday 23rd of October between 9.00 and 10.00.
You may also contact, Timo Miiluniemi, HR Manager (+358 44 281 8249) on Tuesday 24th of October between 11.00 and 12.00 or Thursday 26th of October between 15.00 and 16.00
To apply, please fill in the application form and submit your CV and application with your salary request by November the 5th, 2017.