Manager / Senior Manager - Internal & Corporate Communications

About the Employer
Job Description

The Communications Manager is part of King’s Corporate and Internal Communications team, and responsible for leading the delivery of corporate communications functions across King’s business, with a focus on the Stockholm office (additional support to Malmö and Berlin office), and supporting internal communications globally.

Reporting to the Associate Director, Corporate and Internal Communications, you will focus on:

  • Developing strategies to provide exceptional run of business external communications activities in Sweden (and elsewhere when required)

  • Supporting internal communications across all King offices

Your role within our Kingdom

External Communications

  • Lead on all External corporate communications for Sweden, developing and executing a communications programme for the Swedish market that addresses key stakeholder needs

  • Subject matter expert for comms / business units in Sweden

  • Deliver positive media coverage of King in Sweden

  • Manage reactive media requests including crisis and issues

  • Provide event speaker event support, developing an external speaking strategy and assisting King employees deliver the messages at external events

  • Creating content for external use in English and Swedish

  • Support the in- house press office, including monitoring of press@king.com

  • Assist with the monitoring of coverage either print, broadcast or online about the company and about significant activity in their operating businesses particularly across social media

Internal Communications

  • Support the delivery of monthly Kingdom Calls, support Exec Q&As, and the annual Kingfomarket event

  • Support the development and delivery of King’s internal communications strategy, embracing all channels including events, screens, notices, email, newsletters and others as required

  • Represent Internal Communications on agreed internal forums

  • Provide Swedish POV on internal comms

  • Draft updates on communications team activity to send around the business

Skills to create thrills
  • Exceptional written, verbal and visual communication skills in English and Swedish essential, German a plus

  • Experience of creating and delivering corporate communications strategies

  • Experience and confidence in dealing with Swedish and international media

  • Experience supporting leaders with media and speaking engagements

  • Experience of managing a PR agency

  • An understanding of the different communications needs and audiences within an organisation and how to respond to those

  • Project management skills

  • Skilled in Microsoft office packages

  • Possess the ability to work effectively and as part of a team in a fast- paced environment

  • Excellent organisational, planning and time management skills

Bonus points
  • Academic qualification in relevant discipline, degree / diploma preferred

  • Professional qualification in Public Relations desirable

  • Professional qualification in Internal Communications desirable

  • Experience working in the games/tech/entertainment industry

  • Experience working in a global context and/or matrix organization

We’re Seriously Playful

Officially, we are a leading interactive entertainment company for the mobile world. Unofficially, we’re a serious business that takes pride in having fun. Every single day at King, we mix intuition with logic, art with science and magic with mathematics to craft the games the world loves to play. Together with our parent company, Activision Blizzard, our mission is to bring moments of magic to everyday life. Do you think this is something you can help us achieve? Then we’d love to talk with you.

A great saga needs diverse heroes

Making games is fun. Especially when you do it with people who share the same idea of what makes a good workplace, great. We craft games for everyone, no matter where they are or who they are, and we employ all kinds of people from all types of backgrounds to bring them to life. We believe we simply can’t expect diversity in our players and new ideas in our games without first nurturing it in our people. A great saga needs all sort of heroes, wouldn’t you agree? That’s why we provide equal opportunities and hire all sorts of talent.

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Want to join our Kingdom?

You can find more information on our culture, values and benefits, including relocation packages at jobs.king.com. And we will be happy to tell you more about the role and about us.

You should submit your application in English.