Communications Coordinator with excellent writing skills

External Relations

Are you a skilled and versatile communicator seeking new challenges? Join our team and play a key role in driving central communication initiatives. In this strategically important role you will be part of a supportive and inclusive team with an overarching focus to mediate the SSE mission and vision. You will work broadly within communications and lead projects, improve processes and structure ways of working. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who enjoys working in an international and ambitious environment, where each day brings new challenges and growth opportunities.


About the position

You will lead and execute a diverse range of tasks, initiatives, and projects within communication. You will work with and towards the management team and multiple colleagues and stakeholders, and with your service-minded and pragmatic approach, you navigate through people’s needs and desires, and problem-solve as you go. Your focus will include supporting two sub-departments at SSE dedicated to corporate partners and alumni, ensuring clear and effective communication.

Key responsibilities:

  • Create high-quality content for distribution in channels like newsletters, websites, social media, reports and high-level events.
  • Execute operational marketing and communication activities for SSE corporate partners, students, and alumni.
  • Gather information and assist internal stakeholders in crafting messages for corporate partners, students, and alumni.
  • Develop and structure strategic processes collaboratively with colleagues.
  • Lead and/or assist in graphical design, and video production.


Your profile

We are looking for someone with a positive and can-do attitude. You should be adaptable, solving problems with a practical and user-focused approach. Good teamwork and communication skills are essential, as you'll collaborate with people from different backgrounds. We need someone who can take initiative, manage tasks well, and handle a fast-paced environment. If you like being creative in your writing and can work well and thrive in a challenging environment that changes rapidly, you could be the perfect fit.

Required qualifications:

  • A bachelor degree in relevant field, for example from communications
  • Exceptional writing and communications skills, in both English and Swedish
  • Experience from having worked with communications. We believe you are approximately a few years into your career.
  • Some experience from working with communication/graphical design tools such as Adobe Creative Cloud

What we see as a plus:

  • Experience or knowledge in graphical design, with an interest in layout, look and feel.
  • Experience or knowledge in social media
  • Experience or knowledge in video production
  • Experience or knowledge in marketing automation
  • Post-graduate training from relevant field, such as communication, social media or video creation


Your new workplace

In this role, you will be a part of SSE's unit called External Relations, a consolidation of four sub-departments. You will be a part of a high-performance team called Communications and Marketing, which is one of the sub-departments. Furthermore, your new workplace is located in the heart of the vibrant Swedish capital Stockholm, which you can easily access by subway, commuter trains, buses, bicycle and electric scooters.



This is a full-time, permanent position (a 6-month probation period applies). We apply for an ongoing selection, so don’t wait to submit your application.


More about Stockholm School of Economics

The Stockholm School of Economics is ranked as the top business school in the Nordic and Baltic countries and enjoys a strong international reputation. World-class research forms the foundation of our educational offering, which includes Bachelor, Master, PhD, MBA, and Executive Education programs. Through creativity and collaboration, the Stockholm School of Economics provides an environment where ambitious students and accomplished researchers meet to address contemporary challenges within business and economics, particularly those concerning sustainability, diversity and innovation.

Apart from delivering world class education within business and economics, SSE students are trained to be successful decision makers and leaders of the future. Our educational mission has over the years strengthened SSE students, and you can read more about it here.

SSE is committed to a balanced gender distribution and values a variety of backgrounds and experiences among our employees. We therefore welcome all applicants regardless of their gender, ethnicity, gender identity or expression, disability, sexual orientation, age, or religion or other beliefs. We strive to have a fair and inclusive recruitment process. We strive to have a fair and inclusive recruitment process. 

Type of employment Permanent position
Contract type Full time
First day of employment As soon as possible
Salary According to agreement
Number of positions 1
Full-time equivalent 100%
City Stockholm
County Stockholms län
Country Sweden
Reference number 2024/3
  • Linda Ackered, Human Resources,
  • Hanna Flodmark,
Published 30.Jan.2024
Last application date 01.Mar.2024 11:59 PM CET

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