FLO-Cert is looking for a pragmatic, hands-on Communications Manager. This role will have a strong impact on the corporate image and on the success of the strategic direction of FLO-CERT through the implementation of a supporting communications strategy. The role requires a willingness to function at multiple levels, as well as experience in creating and implementing communications strategies in a competitive and fast-paced environment.
Manage all communications functions, including crisis communications
Manage media relationships
Develop a communications strategy for external and internal communication
Review sales and marketing materials to effectively describe and promote FLO-CERT and its services
Advise and assist in the preparation of internal and external presentations and speeches
Communicate proactively and frequently to customers and stakeholders about the content of service delivery and state of service development

Head of Sales and Marketing

University level education in a relevant subject (communications, marketing, public relations, etc.)
At least 3 years of related work experience in the field of communications
Excellent Business English(equivalent to English mother tongue speaker)
Strong cross-cultural communication skills
Creative writing and presentation skills
Flexible and entrepreneurial working attitude

Language skills in German and Spanish
Experience in working in a multi-stakeholder environment

Job Share: 100%
Start date: Asap
Position is based in the FLO-CERT Office in Bonn, Germany
The office language is English
The Salary Package is depending upon qualifications and experiences
30 holidays
FLO-CERT is a certified 'family friendly employer'

To apply, please apply via the 'Career' section on the FLO-CERT vacancy website: www.flo-cert.net

Please follow on the 'Career' section the 'Smartrecruiters' application procedure for submitting your application documents in English, with Curriculum Vitae, motivation letter and salary indication to Mr. Christian Jambor.

Last deadline for applications: 8th April, 2012
Please consult www.flo-cert.net for more information on FLO-CERT GmbH and the Fairtrade movement.
Please note: Only those invited for an interview will be contacted.