Marketing Communication Deputy Head in Lisbon

Paço de Arcos, Lisbon, PT, 2770-131

Job ID: 13596 


We are looking for a Marketing Communication Deputy Head to oversee the Marketing Operations and Digital Services team in Lisbon in our growing Institutional and Wholesale Distribution (IWD) organization. This is an opportunity for you to be part of the set-up of a new international hub and contribute to strategic marketing initiatives and projects.


At Nordea, we see that the world is changing fast – and we want to be one step ahead of the curve. That’s why we’re deeply committed to providing the financial solutions of tomorrow to our customers. We’re creating an agile environment where we experiment and grow together – and we need your ideas and unique background. With us, you’ll be in good company with a chance to make your mark on something bigger.

Nordea Asset Management (NAM) is the centre of investment management in the Nordea Group and in the Asset & Wealth Management division. NAM is the largest asset manager in the Nordics with the vision of being a leading European Asset Manager. We want to do this by delivering returns with responsibility. We meet customer demands and guide our customers in the right direction in asset selection while ensuring prudent ESG practices. NAM has around 900 employees and more than 475 Nordic and international institutional clients. 

About this opportunity

Welcome to the Marketing and Communication team. We add value by effectively handling the NAM IWD marketing activities globally. As the Marketing Communication Deputy Head, you’ll play a valuable role by contributing to our clients' experience and to strategic projects in a very dynamic, multicultural and entrepreneurial environment.


What you’ll be doing (amongst others):

  • Building further a solid Marketing Communication team in Lisbon and coordinating their activity and development 
  • Planning, leading & overseeing the execution of diverse marketing deliveries & campaigns including, yet not limited to: content management & SEO, multimedia production and dissemination, document management and publication, marketing operations event support, etc.
  • Supporting with the project definition and delivery of new digital solutions, platforms and assets (e.g. websites, microsites, mobile apps etc.) in collaboration with the Marketing Communication team in Luxembourg, external consultants, agencies and other vendors
  • Ensuring all team deliverables adhere to Nordea’s guidelines and standards, and that they're done in a timely manner and respecting European, and local regulation

You’ll join a multi-skilled and multicultural team of communication professionals and will report directly to our Luxembourg based Head of Marketing Communications.

The role is based in Lisbon.

Who you are

Collaboration. Ownership. Passion. Courage. These are the values that guide us in being at our best – and that we imagine you share with us.  

To do well in this role, we believe that you:

  • Have a minimum of five (5) years of relevant team management and senior experience in a similar role with proven track record in digital marketing
  • Are a self-starter able to work independently in a fast-paced environment and balance multiple projects at once while respecting sometimes tight deadlines
  • Are a team player with solid interpersonal skills: enthusiastic and positive personality, professionally curious, attentive to detail, motivated nature, easy to work with and collaborative 
  • Are a new technology passionate with knowledge of modern softwares
  • English and Portuguese proficiency; knowledge of either Italian, Spanish or German would be considered as a plus 
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office tools, as well as CMS
  • Working knowledge of Adobe Creative Cloud would be considered a plus

If this sounds like you, get in touch!


Next steps

Submit your application no later than 31/12/2022

At Nordea, we know that an inclusive workplace is a sustainable workplace. We deeply believe that our diverse backgrounds, experiences, characteristics and traits make us better at supporting our customers and communities. So please come as you are.


Please be aware that any applications or CVs coming through email or direct messages will not be accepted or considered.

Department:  Asset management / Investment management

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