Brand and Communications Director

Totême

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Job Details

Job title

Brand and Communications Director, Totême

Location

Stockholm, Sweden

Level

Director / VP / President

Function

PR, Marketing & Communications

Posted

Contract

Full-time, Salary Unspecified

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Job Description

Totême is looking for a senior brand and communications professional to join our team in Stockholm. As Brand and Comms Director, you will be a member of the management team and play a key role in our ongoing growth journey. You will be responsible for our public perception, developing and executing Totême’s brand and communications strategy at global level.

Responsibilities:

  • Further develop Totême as a modern, unique and exciting international player in the digital fashion and lifestyle market
  • Create, manage and implement a cohesive brand and communications strategy
  • Ensure brand consistency across all touchpoints globally
  • Increase the authenticity of the brand, extend our reach and build awareness
  • Set clear objectives, deliver results and follow-up
  • Contribute with knowledge from the brand and communications sphere, such as techniques, tools and platforms
  • Collaborate closely with our founders and actively contribute to management with knowledge and analysis
  • Spread knowledge internally and drive associated development projects
  • Lead, develop and motivate the brand and communications team. Attract and recruit new team members as the company expands in Sweden and internationally
  • Be responsible for the development and execution of all creative aspects of the brand at a global level
  • Direct and initiate the timely development of innovative, creative and relevant design, based on marketing objectives both globally and locally
  • Conceptualize, produce and execute on-brand creative content for all platforms, in collaboration with the team

The Ideal Candidate

Experience and background:

  • A creative leader with a deep understanding of digital and physical landscapes
  • Experience from leading and developing a strong entrepreneurial organization with a focus on expansion, preferably within a similar fashion and lifestyle brand
  • Experience managing marketing teams across creative, PR, campaign activation, social media and content
  • Demonstrated experience conceptualizing and executing impactful, engaging creative across platforms including digital, social and retail. The ability to understand business objectives to guide execution.
  • Excellent creative and conceptualization skills with an ability to adapt to established styles as well as create new ones.
  • Must be able to understand and articulate a strategic/360 creative brief 
  • Deep understanding and experience in graphic design, art direction, photography, video conception, UX/UI digital technology and print design standards
  • Experience from building and developing a successful team
  • Experience from working with a strong lifestyle brand is crucial

Personal characteristics:

  • Confident, solution-oriented and hands-on in leadership and day-to-day duties
  • Highly structured with strong organizational skills and the ability to multitask
  • Business and results-oriented with a strong commercial drive
  • An ambitious self-starter with the ability to work operationally and strategically, independently and as part of a team
  • Strong analytical skills with a broad understanding of working with and taking decisions based on existing information and data
  • A strong leader with the ability to motivate, inspire, challenge and create commitment within the organization
  • A strong team player with a positive outlook and outstanding interpersonal skills
  • Competent in building and developing relationships, both internally and externally
  • Passionate about Totême as a brand with an understanding for the visual aesthetics and branding
  • Fluent in English

Language skills

  1. English, Native or bilingual proficiency

About Us

Totême makes go-to uniforms defined by pragmatic styling and precision in shape.

From our Stockholm studio, we design ready-to-wear, shoes and accessories, starting with the piece itself and its relevance in our woman’s wardrobe.

Totême was founded by Elin Kling and Karl Lindman in 2014.