Are you ready to embark on a unique journey that combines marketing, travel, and digital communication in one of the most exciting destinations in the world? Hurtigruten Svalbard, a leading tourism company in Svalbard, is offering you the opportunity to work in a distinctive and thrilling location. Known for providing some of the world’s most extraordinary travel experiences, we are expanding our team and searching for a dedicated Marketing Manager who loves to work at the intersection of tourism, the web, and digital communications.

The Role

As a Marketing Manager with us, you will be responsible for developing and executing marketing strategies for our five unique brands in Svalbard: Hurtigruten Svalbard, Funken Lodge, Radisson Blu Polar, Coal Miners’ Cabins, Huset, and Longyear78. You’ll enjoy a dynamic daily life filled with challenges and exciting opportunities. You’ll lead a team of experienced individuals, and you’ll report to the Commercial Director.

Come with Us on Our Exciting Journey, Where You Can Combine Your Passion for Marketing with Unique Experiences in Svalbard!

Your Profile

  • You’ll become an integral part of our dynamic, highly skilled, and cheerful team.
  • You have the ability to collaborate, effectively lead employees and projects.
  • Independence and structured work are key competencies for this position.
  • Experience in coordinating websites for multiple brands is an advantage.

Responsibilities Include

  • Leading and developing the marketing department
  • Creating marketing plans and effective marketing communication, including budgeting and budget monitoring
  • Maintaining and developing the company’s brands/brand strategy
  • Planning and executing marketing campaigns, including advertising and digital campaigns, as well as assessing the effectiveness of the campaigns
  • Conducting customer satisfaction surveys in collaboration with the product owner
  • Monitoring industry trends and changes in consumer behavior
  • Developing and implementing a strategic marketing plan
  • Building and shaping our brand identity/house of brands strategy

What We Offer

  • Competitive terms and conditions
  • An exciting opportunity to be part of the tourism industry in Svalbard
  • The chance to influence and shape our brands
  • A dynamic working environment with high competence
  • Opportunities for professional development
  • Assistance in finding accommodation in Longyearbyen
  • Quality and environmentally conscious; ISO certified in 9001 & 14001
  • Good pension and insurance schemes

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a leading tourism company in one of the world’s most unique destinations. If you have a passion for marketing, a love for adventure, and a desire to work in a dynamic and diverse environment, we invite you to apply for the position of Marketing Manager at Hurtigruten Svalbard.

Get ready to embark on an exciting journey and make a mark in the world of marketing and travel!


1. What is the deadline for applying for the Marketing Manager position?

  • The deadline for applications is November 1, 2023, in Longyearbyen.

2. How many brands does Hurtigruten Svalbard manage in Svalbard?

  • Hurtigruten Svalbard manages five unique brands in Svalbard.

3. What are the key responsibilities of the Marketing Manager at Hurtigruten Svalbard?

  • The Marketing Manager is responsible for developing and executing marketing strategies for the company’s brands, planning and executing marketing campaigns, and more.

4. Is experience in coordinating websites for multiple brands an advantage for this role?

  • Yes, experience in coordinating websites for multiple brands is considered an advantage for this position.

5. What does Hurtigruten Svalbard offer to its employees?

  • Hurtigruten Svalbard offers competitive terms and conditions, opportunities for professional development, and assistance in finding accommodation in Longyearbyen.