Vacancy: Head of Communications

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Baltic Development Forum is looking for a new staff member to be responsible for BDF´s overall communication.

As Head of Communications, the new staff member will be responsible for all aspects of BDF´s communication as well as main responsible for BDF´s role and activities related to communication in regional projects (including EU-funded projects) in which BDF is currently involved. The new Head of Communication will be responsible of overseeing the work of one student worker.

To be successful in this position, the candidate will need to have previous experience in communications, preferably from public policy organizations. The candidate should be able to take initiative and work strategically and independently. A sense of flexibility and a willingness to collaborate with BDF colleagues and contribute to overall activities within BDF is required. The position has strong outreach elements and will require collaboration with a wide range of stakeholders. Some travel in the region will be required.

Established in 1999, Baltic Development Forum (BDF) is a think-tank and network for high-level decision makers from business, politics, academia and media in the Baltic Sea Region. BDF brings together actors across sectors, borders, regions, and levels of decision-making to facilitate collaboration, develop regional policy, and advance growth and competitiveness in the Baltic Sea Region. BDF is based in Copenhagen and works towards a large network in the eleven Baltic Sea Region countries.

We hope to be able to welcome our new colleague from October 1st, 2017.


Skills and experience required:

We offer:

Send us your application and CV before 30 June by email to

Candidates selected for personal interview to be held in August will receive notice latest 6th July.

For more information about the position, please contact director Flemming Stender by phone: + 45 27 64 80 76 or by email: