Marketing Communications Specialist

Marketing Communications Specialist

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Veghel, Netherlands.
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Full time
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Are you looking to develop your career in communications and satisfy your ambitions at a company where you can aspire to new heights, enjoy personal growth and thrive on achievement? At Vanderlande, we are seeking passionate and ambitious people, capable of making a positive impact on our communication portfolio, while developing a prosperous career in a fast-paced international environment.    

What will you be doing?

You will be a member of the Marketing and Communications department, which is responsible for Vanderlande’s positioning and profiling at a corporate level, as well as recruitment, online and internal communications. In this role, you will be an integral part of the company’s marketing and communication activities.

Reporting to the Senior Manager Marketing and Communications, you will support the Warehousing business unit in achieving their growth ambitions. You will play a pivotal role in translating business strategy into clear marketing and communication plans, and execute them within our specialist team.

A significant part of your activities will revolve around account based marketing, creating personalised and targeted content and campaigns for one of our key accounts. In addition, you will be directly involved in organising events, such as webinars, trade fairs and exhibitions around the globe.

This exciting opportunity will enable you to enhance our global marketing and communications by reaching our target groups in a personal and interactive way with creative global campaigns. You will have an excellent platform to provide informative and engaging content, and make a real difference at a rapidly growing international organisation

Your responsibilities

As an experienced, self-starting and flexible marcom specialist, you will:

  • managing a wide range of projects within specific budgets and deadlines

  • co-developing and implementing marketing and communication plans

  • creating content such as animations, videos, webinars and podcasts that align with our brand, strategy and business goals

  • developing creative (account based) marketing campaigns

  • communicating and cooperating with ease across a complex matrix in a diverse and multinational B2B organisation.

What do we ask from you?​

To be eligible for this position, you must have:

  • a Bachelor’s degree in Marketing or Communications

  • at least five to eight years of experience in strategic marketing communications in an international B2B environment

  • excellent communication skills and the ability to build strong relationships

  • a pragmatic and hands-on approach, and be driven to achieve excellent results

  • fluency in English and Dutch.

About the team

You will join our expanding team of enthusiastic professionals in the Marketing and Communications department. They are responsible for Vanderlande’s positioning and profiling at a corporate level, as well as marketing communications, employer branding, internal and online communications.

You will be an integral part of this proactive team, and report to the Manager Marketing & Communications. Through your work, you will also connect with the wider Vanderlande family, consisting of 9,000 colleagues across the globe.

What we offer​

In the challenging and responsible position of Marketing Communications Manager, you will have the chance to make a significant contribution to industry-leading projects and be connected to our dedicated people and customers. We offer a position in an informal, international and professional working environment with a lot of scope for personal development. By joining our profitable and growing company you will be able to reach your goals and focus on your future.​

This position offers a competitive salary range of € 4.600 to € 5.900 gross per month. Through exceeding performance expectations, you even have the possibility to grow outside this scale. 

On top of your fixed salary you’ll receive the following secondary benefits:​

  • 40 vacation days (20 statutory days and a flexible budget worth 20 days).​

  • Flexible working hours.​

  • A hybrid workplace (40% working from home and 60% in the office).​

  • Commuting allowance, including full reimbursement of travel by public transport.​

  • Working from home allowance.​

  • Collective pension scheme and discount on additional health insurance.​

  • On-site company health centres with a gym, physiotherapists and occupational therapists.​

  • Vanderlande Academy and training facilities to boost your skills.​

  • A variety in Vanderlande Network communities and initiatives.​

  • And a great company restaurant and coffee bar with barista.

Your application

So, if you would like to join a profitable company that will enable you to reach your goals and focus on your future, then please apply now by completing the application form, and uploading your CV and covering letter. For more information, please contact Tjalling Kraak (Senior Recruiter) on +31 413 49 30 24.


Diversity & Inclusion  

Vanderlande is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Qualified applicants will be considered without regards to race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, or disability status.