Senior Director Of Global Marketing Operations

At the VELUX Group, we will give you a unique chance to use your full experience of different marketing disciplines, from BtB/BtC marketing, Agency contacts, international events and global hospitality partnerships etc.

To work in an international and complex environment, with many internal and external stakeholders. To be part of a company that transform spaces with daylight and fresh air. We offer you a world of opportunities – if you have the ability and the drive to take them.

The VELUX Group recently have restructured their Global Brand Marketing and they are now looking for a Director who will head 20+ passionate marketeers divided into 4 professional and motivated teams, responsible for the global marketing support, within 4 areas, to the different Regions. In this position you become part of a agile and dedicated management group, become part of setting the global vision and directions within marketing and you will get opportunity to work will many exiting aspects of business driven marketing and make an impact across the entire global VELUX organisation.

Your challenges

Joining Global Brand Marketing, you will be part of an organisation working to enable VELUX Regions to grow and develop their business and presence in their respective regions. Your team is responsible for developing, supporting, co-creating and executing on many different aspects of international marketing in close collaboration with the Regions and other parts of VELUX Brand Marketing. You will be an important contributor to the Management Team within Global Brand Marketing (Global Marketing) working closely with the other managers across functions.

As the Director of Global Marketing Support, you will be:

  • Responsible for driving development and setting the overall directions for how VELUX HQ will support the Regions. This includes, but is not limited to:
    • BtB Marketing towards the Installers and building communities, finding new ways to grow the sales of products, accessories, a new reward system and more
    • Experience Marketing which includes internal/external international events such as, cooperation with Roskilde Festival, Astralis E-Sport, Pas Normal Studios and others, and looking into new global hospitality possibilities
    • Agency relationship/Projects with in-house agency, looking into and developing the current global setup and finding new ways on how to create even more value on a global and Regional level strengthening and maturing the partnership. The team includes Project Managers working on different marketing projects and an internal visuals team, who do deliver photos and shorter videos of VELUX products
    • Professional House Builders team A team driving the marketing development together with some of the largest professional house builders in Europe, ensuring great indoor climate and daylight as standard.

You will be based at the VELUX Head Office in Hørsholm, north of Copenhagen, and be a part of a global organisation. You can expect to travel approximately 30-40 days annually – both nationally and internationally.

Your Qualifications

You have a passion for and a minimum of 10 years with marketing, ideally in an international corporate environment, where you have been responsible for setting the direction, motivating a team and executing the strategy.  Your knowledge and experience, together with your strategic mindset and your ability to lead means you can quickly identify the most impactful opportunities and you understand how to work in an environment with strong and independent regional hubs, co-creating, collaborating with- and supporting them. The ideal candidate has experience with a wide range of marketing disciplines from traditional print, BtB, BtC, Hospitality, Events, Agency contact, various projects and more.

You are an excellent communicator and can easily collaborate with people from very different backgrounds – both internally and externally. It is important that you have experience working in an international setting and that you can engage comfortably with many different stakeholders across all levels. As you will engage with stakeholders throughout our global organisation, you must be fluent in English, both orally and in writing.

Your opportunities

If you want to make a real difference, this is the place to be. You will work alongside experienced and passionate colleagues – in a setting where knowledge is shared, and responsibility is given to those who can and will. Our team is characterized by an informal tone and respect for each other both as team players and as individuals.

We are a strong value-based company where commitment, thoroughness and mutual respect are among the core values and teamwork and professionalism is essential to the way we work. We will provide you with the opportunities, inspiration, and state-of-the-art tools to create a brighter, common future.

Our Company

For 75 years, the VELUX Group has created better living environments for people around the world; making the most of daylight and fresh air through the roof. Our product programme includes roof windows and modular skylights as well as a range of decoration and sun screenings, roller shutters, installation solutions and intelligent home controls. These products help to ensure a healthy and sustainable indoor climate, for work and learning,for play and pleasure. We work globally – with sales and manufacturing operations in more than 40 countries and around 10,500 employees worldwide. The VELUX Group is owned by VKR Holding A/S, a limited company wholly owned by foundations and family.

Application and contact

The application and selection process will be done in collaboration with Brinch & Partners. If you would like to know more about this opportunity and the VELUX Group, please feel free to contact Partner Jens Christian Jensen by telephone +45 7020 2328.

In order to apply for the job, use the “Apply for the job” option above. We look forward to receiving your application and CV as soon as possible.

All inquiries will be treated confidentially.

Jens Christian Jensen

+45 2784 7405