Helsinki, FI

Location Details: 

Title:  Global Communications Manager

Kemira is a global leader in sustainable chemistry for water intensive industries. For more than 100 years, our chemistry has advanced human progress and quality of life. We call it chemistry with a purpose, better every day. At Kemira, we foster a collaborative and inclusive work culture that empowers our employees to thrive and make a difference. Learn more about Kemira at www.kemira.com/careers.              



We are now looking for a Global Communications Manager to join our passionate Corporate Communications team.


Kemira Communications drives engagement with our internal and external audiences. We speak fluent digital, turn complex concepts into stories that have an impact and protect and promote Kemira brand and reputation globally. 


In this Global role, based out of our Helsinki Headquarters, you will be responsible for planning, coordination and execution of global external and internal communications including media relations, digital campaigns, employee communications, significant projects and financial communications. You’ll also have particular responsibility for our communications in Finland, so you’ll be a fluent Finnish speaker and writer.


Main accountability and responsibilities:

  • Media relations and press release distribution
  • Issues and crisis communications together with the Head of Global Communications and CCO
  • Kemira’s communications policies 
  • Kemira’s communications in Finland (internal and external)
  • Content production to Kemira’s own channels
  • Managing suppliers


What you’ll bring to the team: 
You’re an energetic and proactive collaborator, with the ability to influence others, and to focus on strategic priorities. You deliver impact over volume and have a global mindset that respects diverse points of view. 

  • Relevant masters degree in communications, marketing, economics or similar
  • Experience in a similar role in a global corporation, or working with international clients in an agency setting
  • Excellent English skills, fluent in Finnish
  • Good understanding of media relations and the Finnish business and financial media landscape
  • Solid content production skills, digital communications and formats such as video, webcast and social media
  • Sense of urgency and importance of tone of voice in issues management and crisis communications


What you can expect from us: 
•    An exciting and varied role, with the ability to have real impact from day one
•    Competitive salary and excellent company benefits 
•    Flexibility to organize your work between office and remote, in a hybrid work culture 


Ready to create better every day? Join Kemira!
For more information, please contact Director, Global Communications Greg Morrison by email greg.morrison@kemira.com.

Please apply with CV no later than 9 August, 2024 at kemira.com/careers.



Kemira is a global leader in sustainable chemical solutions for water-intensive industries. Our customers include industrial and municipal water treatment operators, and pulp & paper industry among others. We provide the best-suited products and services to improve our customers’ product quality, process, and resource efficiency. Our focus is on water treatment, renewable solutions, and digital services. In 2023, Kemira had annual revenue of around EUR 3.4 billion and around 5,000 employees. Kemira shares are listed on the Nasdaq Helsinki Ltd. For more information, please visit our web site www.kemira.com/careers and LinkedIn.