Communications Partner – Maternity Cover


Do you want to work hands-on with one of the most vibrant agendas of today?

If you are an experienced communicator with a taste for political communication on Danish and EU level, have a keen interest in Sustainability and the Energy Transition and want to work with highly competent colleagues to build a low-carbon energy future, this job may be right for you. As Communications Partner with focus on TotalEnergies fledging Renewable Energy activities in Denmark, you will unfold your skills right in the center of this agenda.

TotalEnergies is undergoing an exciting transformation to become a multi-energy company and a leading player within the energy transition. To support this journey and help position TotalEnergies in Denmark, we are looking for a Communications Partner to join our Communications & CSR team to help drive communication activities with external stakeholders and media. You will play a central role in developing our positioning within growth activities such as offshore wind, Power-to-X, CCS, solar, a.o.

The position is a one-year maternity cover from 1 August 2023.

Your focus areas

Based on a good understanding of the energy and sustainability agenda, you will develop strategic communications for a broad set of audiences ranging from the general public to the more professional and political target groups.

You will succeed by taking ownership and working structured with a clear plan while at the same time securing solid stakeholder management internally in our organisation. You will support the Head of Renewables as well as the Country Chair and work closely with the Public Affairs team.

Your primary tasks will be to:

  • Establish narratives, messaging and communication plans and execute on them
  • Support media outreach and media requests as well as relation building to key media
  • Organise events and conferences and create impactful speeches and presentations
  • Write articles and create news content in Danish and English for web and social media

Your new team

You will be reporting to the Head of External Communications & CSR. The team is part of the wider Danish Communications department which totals 12 dedicated colleagues which are divided between workplaces in Copenhagen and Esbjerg. The department is internationally diverse with six different nationalities, and we provide a healthy and flexible working environment.

Your new workplace is our Copenhagen Office at Østerbro, 10 minutes’ walk from Nordhavn Station.

Your profile

You have a natural interest in the political and commercial debate around the Danish climate and energy solutions and a good ability to understand and communicate also more technical issues. We are looking for a strong team player with a hands-on, can-do attitude and the ability to combine this with working and thinking strategically.

  • A degree within communications, journalism, political science or similar
  • 5+ years of experience from corporate communications department, an agency or an interest organization.
  • Experience in the field of PR/Public Affairs – press and politics from a Danish perspective
  • Hands-on skills across traditional and digital media
  • Excellent writing skills in both Danish and English

Contact and application

Please apply at our website using the ”Apply” button. The deadline is 12 June 2023.

If you have any HR-related questions, please contact Recruitment Partner, Kamilla Godsk Sørensen at
If you have questions regarding the job, please contact Head of External Communications & CSR, Thorkild Diness Jensen at 2020 4236.

We are looking forward to receiving your application


TotalEnergies offers you a unique opportunity to join a broad energy company that produces and markets energies on a global scale: oil and biofuels, natural gas and green gases, renewables, and electricity.

Our 105,000 employees are committed to energy that is ever more affordable, clean, reliable and accessible to as many people as possible. Active in more than 130 countries, TotalEnergies puts sustainable development in all its dimensions at the heart of its projects and operations to contribute to the well-being of people.

TotalEnergies is the largest oil and gas operator in Denmark. Our biggest partnership is the Danish Underground Consortium (DUC) where 85% of the oil and 97% of the gas export in the country stems from. This is an important contribution to Denmark’s economy, energy supply, and employment.

We are a diverse and multinational team of more than 1,600 people, of which approximately 500 work offshore. TotalEnergies’ Esbjerg facilities are the heart of our operational activities in the Danish North Sea, but nearly 250 of our employees work in Copenhagen.

Meet your new colleagues and find out why they thrive at TotalEnergies.

The talents of today are the energies of tomorrow

Engineers, drillers, logistics experts, traders, HSE managers, sales force, project managers, geophysicists – whatever their field of activity, our 105,000 employees use their expertise to provide better energy that is ever more affordable, clean, reliable, and accessible to as many people as possible.

By joining our broad energy company, you will develop your skills through working on game-changing international projects in oil, gas, wind, solar, biomass, electricity, and hydrogen.

Being in TotalEnergies means having a lot of career opportunities. I’ve just started a new position where I’ve branched out into work with digitalization. And I generally find that there is a lot of support when you want to look at new things.

Andreas, Treasury & Digital Lead