Digital Communications Officer

Are you an organized planner who can design and execute communication content for the internal organization as well as to the external stakeholders? We are currently seeking an experienced Digital Communication Expert for an international company in Rotterdam (fulltime).

Your role as Digital Communications Officer

  • The digital communications officer will be actively engaged in maintaining and improving websites, intranet, electronic newsletters and social media presence;
  • The role also involves guiding and encouraging colleagues across the business to engage with digital communications activities;
  • You will look for effective and creative ways to communicate via online channels;
  • You are an organized planner who can design and execute communication content for the internal organization as well as to external stakeholders.

As a digital communications officer you:

  • Draft, refine and post content for the website, intranet, social media and newsletters. This includes writing headlines, reviewing blog posts and repurposing content for other audiences;
  • Develop and maintain social media profiles and engage with audiences across key social media;
  • Develop and maintain an editorial calendar of content by identifying news, stories and information appropriate for publishing;
  • Work with external and internal developers to keep the website and intranet up to date;
  • Manage content reviews and revisions to finalize materials for publication;
  • Increase the use of social media by business units and staff use, the intranet and the website CMS through providing support, coaching and encouragement and creating guidelines where necessary;
  • Measure, analyze and optimize performance of content across all channels to improve audience engagement;
  • Select and edit visuals (including infographics, photographs and line art) suitable for posting to support content;
  • Organize and manage the company’s communications and image archives, responding to internal inquiries and requests for formants and images as needed;
  • Design and deploy email campaigns and messages;
  • Monitor social media by scanning social media for news and information relevant to the company; work and share a briefings with Communications Manager and business units to inform social media content decisions and communications campaigns;
  • Support the Communications Manager with any other communications projects and activities and perform other duties and tasks as required;
  • Support the HR Discipline in employer branding initiatives;
  • Keep abreast of the latest innovations in digital communications and make suggestions for new ways of promoting the company's messages online.

We are looking for a Digital Communications Officer with

These are the qualifications we are looking for:

  • Bachelor's degree in Communications or Marketing;
  • 5+ years of experience in digital media communication or marketing (or 3 years with a related Master’s Degree);
  • Proven experience of managing corporate websites, including planning, writing, preparing and uploading content, maintaining the CMS, search engine optimization and working with developers to improve functionalities and solve technical issues;
  • Solid knowledge of social media use in an international business setting and related tools;
  • Knowledge of best practice in website and intranet design, search engine optimization techniques;
  • Excellent interpersonal and verbal communication skills with the ability to collaborate with, motivate and advise colleagues;
  • Strong writing and editing skills and ability spot a good story and communicate this in the most efficient way;
  • Interest in, and ability to work for, an organization with a strong entrepreneurial spirit;
  • A high degree of initiative, creativity, enthusiasm and independence; desire to be productive and results oriented;
  • Strong organizational and multi­tasking skills with attention to detail, and experience with balancing and adhering to deadlines;
  • Proven ability to work both individually and in a teams;
  • Fluent English (near native), good working knowledge of any other European language (Dutch, German, French, Spanish, Italian, Polish, Finnish) is considered as a plus.

Your characteristics are:

  • Agility;
  • International;
  • Challenging;
  • Combination of strategic as well as hands on;
  • High energy, high performance standard and entrepreneurial.

Your team

You will be key member of the Communications Team, working in the headoffice of an international company. The digital communications officer will partner with and report to the Communications Manager in realizing the company's strategy.

Benefits and renumerations

  • We offer a permanent and full-time job (40 hrs/week) for an international company;
  • Starting date is asap;
  • Location: Rotterdam

Hours per week

40 hrs/week





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