Nordic Marketing Manager

  • Klarna
  • Stockholm, Sweden
  • Jul 28, 2017
Full time Marketing

Job Description

What we do at Klarna is complicated, our message is not: We want to be the world’s preferred way to buy. Our marketing team plays a crucial role in this effort by making sure that our message is delivered to our merchants, consumers and partners in a clear and comprehensive way. We are now looking for an ambitious and versatile individual to join our team as Nordic Marketing Manager in our HQ in Stockholm.

What you will be doing

As Marketing Manager you will be responsible for successfully marketing the Klarna brand in the Nordic region. Reporting directly to our Marketing Director you will be taking the lead on B2B and B2C marketing activities, closely working with the Commercial team in the region. You will also collaborate frequently with the central marketing function at Klarna HQ, who will provide a framework to support your regional game plan and help you secure that our regional message fits in with the overall tone of Klarna’s brand.

Your day to day work will consist of setting marketing strategy and executing it along all merchant and consumer touchpoints. You will be optimizing a wide range of communication and events, such as email marketing, relevant website content and newsletters, merchant marketing initiatives, co-marketing campaigns to name a few. Additionally, you will ensure that our partners and various internal departments are well informed from a marketing perspective and therefore well equipped to continue their love affair with our brand. Needless to say we are looking for someone with extraordinary capabilities!

Who you are

This position represents a fantastic opportunity for a talented Marketeer to experience the benefits of a fast-paced, high growth start-up environment, while being part of an already successful international organization with a strong track record. It is important that you are able to embrace the varied nature of this role; you will need to be both strategic and forward-looking while at the same time able to take personal ownership for more tactical delivery. You are independent, you get stuff done and you love marketing that makes a difference.

In order to succeed in this role we believe that you will have:

  • 5+ years of relevant marketing experience
  • Passion for marketing communication combined with native Nordic language skills
  • An understanding of online UX, online marketing principles and strategy.
  • A high level of interpersonal, written, verbal, negotiation and presentation skills.
  • A highly collaborative work style with demonstrated successful interactions with both internal and external parties
  • A hands-on and can-do mentality

We offer you a chance to be part of changing the way that the world buy’s online and the opportunity to be part of shaping that message. We are growing fast and with the Nordics being one of our high growth markets, as well as our home market, with imminent product launches to come, you will play the most important role in spreading the Klarna gospel in the region.

As we grow we want you to grow with us and for the right candidate more responsibilities awaits if you are willing to grab it. If this sounds like something you would be interested in, you are only a few clicks away from staring on a journey that we can promise you want to be part of. Start with clicking “apply”


For questions please contact Mathias Timell. We recommend you submit your application as soon as possible as screening and interviews are held continually.