Public Affairs Manager
Are you a Fire Safety specialist with excellent communication and networking skills and wants to pursue a career in Public Affairs in an international organization? Are you interested in making a difference on some of the challenges of modern living? ROCKWOOL offers a key position with international touch points in a company experiencing growth, profitability and personal development opportunities.
Your new company
The ROCKWOOL Group offers you inspiring, global opportunities for career growth. With more than 10,500 passionate colleagues in 38 countries, ROCKWOOL is the world leader in stone wool solutions, from building insulation to acoustic ceilings, external cladding systems to horticultural solutions, engineered fibres for industrial use to insulation for the process industry and marine & offshore.
Your new role
The objective of the position is in general to secure that the ROCKWOOL Group is perceived as being the thought leader within Fire Resilience, and to secure that the ROCKWOOL Group contributes to the development of regulatory requirements for fire safety.
As part of Group Marketing and Communications, the Public Affairs Manager will contribute to the development of future directives, laws, fire regulations, insurance rules as well as standards within fire safety, and will on a yearly basis propose target and strategy for this work. Furthermore, one of the key responsibilities will be to build up and maintain a network of thought leaders within fire safety and key stakeholders having impact on future requirements within the fire safety area. The Public Affairs Manager will also assist in the development of better national fire requirements in cooperation with regional business units, where relevant.
You will be located in the company headquarter in Hedehusene, Denmark, or near your main stakeholders in Brussels, Belgium, and you will be working with a team consisting of four dedicated team members focused on Energy efficiency, Health, Stakeholder Management and Fire safety.
What you’ll need to succeed
Experience with Public Affairs or equivalent is a must, as the position requires a person with excellent communication, presentation and networking skills. A diploma or degree from an accredited educational institution in Engineering Technology (Fire Safety Engineering is preferred) is evident to possess in order to have the technical expert knowledge within Fire Safety and/or performance of constructions containing insulation products. The successful candidate is able to “translate” specialized knowledge to meaningful content for stakeholders with various backgrounds. Furthermore, fluency in English, positive energy and a good pro-active attitude and the ability to work in a high paced environment are preferred.
What you’ll get in return
You will be part of an international team of skilled and committed colleagues who are all enthusiastic about making a difference on some of the key challenges connected to modern living. The team is result-oriented team and aspires to be one of the best performing marketing, communications, and public affairs teams, while always remembering the importance of creating a good atmosphere and being prepared to help each other. You will have the opportunity to develop a career within a very exciting industry in a global company.
What do you need to do now
If you are interested in this role, forward a copy of your CV and cover letter in one document in English. If you have any questions you are welcome to contact Team Leader Susan Lindsted on +45 2936 8831.
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