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What are you looking for?

Marketing and Communications Specialist (28 hours/week)

Do you want to play a role in contributing to global water solutions while creating economic opportunities? Are you an experienced and ambitious marketing communications specialist? Do you enjoy reaching out to a wide variety of international audiences, both online and offline, and are you a good writer?

Want to join us? Apply now for the position of Project Officer International
Hans van den Adel
Hans van den Adel
HR & Facility Manager

As our new colleague you have the opportunity to work closely with international teams on all water-related topics, and more. The Dutch water sector can make a profound global impact in themes such as coastal protection, circular economy and climate change adaptation. We are looking for an enthusiastic colleague that helps us emphasize this through storytelling and showing and promoting examples in online media, newsletters, in presentations, content papers and events. Do you have the skills and drive to help us engage the global market? Then definitely continue reading.

Our organisation

We believe we can work towards a sustainable future where over 9 billion people live well and in balance with the earth’s resources. A future that is water driven, for society as well as for businesses. We are the Netherlands Water Partnership (NWP), a network of Dutch water organisations, co-creating innovative and future-proof solutions. 

NWP is an organisation driven by networkers with an entrepreneurial mindset. We celebrate our diversity and inclusivity in who we are, how we think and how we act. We aim for personal growth matching both organisational and personal goals. The human input is well balanced, compensated and appreciated in a sustainable manner. 

Your role

Together with the Marcom, regional and thematic teams you develop a communication strategy and implementation plan for growing the international visibility of the Dutch water sector. You help promote the successes of the Dutch water sector, and help connect them to relevant international business opportunities:

  • You create valuable content based on NWP themes, regions, global issues and news topics;
  • You collect and promote good practices from the Dutch water sector internationally;
  • You support the organisation with marcom activities for programmes, platforms, themes, incoming and outgoing missions and trade shows;
  • You work closely with suppliers such as journalists, translators or web designers;
  • You contribute to NWP’s social media channels and weekly newsletter;
  • You support colleagues with their communications.

What we offer

  • As a marketing communications specialist at NWP, you get to work on matters that matter. The projects we work on have a significant positive impact on the world;
  • You will be working with like-minded colleagues in an international and ambitious environment;
  • There’s a lot of freedom and opportunity for you to come up with and execute good ideas;
  • NWP offers you a competitive salary, good employment conditions and interesting perks;
  • Working hours are flexible and working from home is very well facilitated.

What we ask

  • Higher education (Bachelor or Master) in communications and/or (content) marketing;
  • Several years experience in a similar position, preferably in a commercial environment.;
  • An entrepreneurial mindset;
  • Affinity with topics water and international business;
  • Excellent knowledge and experience in (content) marketing;
  • You have a strategic view and at the same time have an eye for detail, are creative and innovative, independent, can easily collaborate and switch from one task to another;
  • You can write appealing and flawless in both the Dutch and English language. Knowledge of another language is an advantage.

Please contact

  • Marleen den Hartog, ad interim Manager Marketing and Communications, 06 17670278 / m.denhartog@nwp.nl or
  • Hans van den Adel, HR & Facility Manager, 070 304 3730 / h.vandenadel@nwp.nl for more information on profile and procedure. 

Please use the apply button and send your motivation and CV in one document before 16 May.