Communications Manager, Internal Communications, Valio

Location: Helsinki

Applications by: 24 August 2017

For further information on the position, contact marketing director Ann-Mari Hämäläinen, tel. +358 10 381 2744 / Tuesday 15 August between 3 p.m. and 5 p.m. and Thursday 17 August between 9 a.m. and 10:30 a.m.

Julkaistu: 11.08.2017


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With a turnover of €1.6 billion, Valio is the largest dairy company in Finland. Valio is owned by Finnish dairy farmers through their co-operatives. For over 100 years, Valio has operated out of love for Finnish milk. Valio has several local operations in Finland and companies in Russia, Sweden, Denmark, the Baltic Countries, the USA and China.

At Valio, we want to meet consumers’ needs, surpass their expectations, and offer experiences for everyday life and festive occasions. Our starting point is innovation in development of both services and products. Come to work in the great #Valiojengi! We have an interesting position open in our marketing and communications team for a skilled communication professional.

As Communications Manager, you will be responsible for developing and implementing Valio’s internal communication in both Finland and other countries where Valio operates. Your work will be guided by annual operational plans and communications budget.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Creating content for internal communication
  • Leading the internal communication network
  • Contributing to digital workspace and intranet project
  • Developing the employer branding and cooperation with educational institutions in cooperation with HR
  • Developing tools for internal communication

You will work in close association with Valio’s executive board and the communications and human resources departments, as well as subsidiaries and production facilities. Other partners you include communications agencies and educational institutions.

The position requires an initiative and proactive mindset, and you are skilled in cooperating and networking. You have good prioritising and leadership skills. Carrying out an intranet and workspace projects requires good project management skills and the ability to perceive the big picture. As a writer, you are fast and effective, and digital channels are familiar to you as tools.


  • degree-level qualification (majoring in communications)
  • at least three years’ experience in communication operations in different communication tasks
  • fluency in both Finnish and English in writing
  • good presentation skills
  • understanding and experience of how digital communication channels work

In addition, we appreciate a technical understanding of intranet and workspace solutions.

At Valio, you will get an excellent position to develop and evolve in the most innovative dairy company in the world and a productive and positive working community.

For further information about Valio, visit:

Please send your application, including CV and salary request, by 24 August 2017 through the job application page.

See you #yhdessäpöydässä!