Royal IHC's head office in Kinderdijk is looking to recruit a Senior Communications Manager to focus on the internal and external communication and positioning of the Royal IHC brand.
You will be based in theMarketing & Communications department, which comprises eleven people and reports to the Director of Marketing & Communications.
The Senior Communications Manager is responsible for planning, developing and managing an overarching communications plan for some of the Product Market Groups (PMG's) within the company.
The ideal candidate is an experienced Communications Manager with a corporate background and a strong foundation in internal and external communications.
You will also have excellent communications skills in liaising with senior stakeholders and exceptional writing skills.
The Marketing & Communication corporate discipline is responsible for Royal IHC's marketing, online marketing, marketing communication, internal communication and corporate communication.
Our goal is to achieve a strong brand and reputation, clear market positioning, company pride and a transparent organisation.
The main tasks and responsibilities are :
positioning and raising the profile of Royal IHC in line with the new marketing and brand strategy
developing strategic communications plans, including their implementation, and developing existing and new channels
translating complex technological information into clear content, both on- and offline
working closely and coordinating with other communications disciplines and branches worldwide
developing strategic internal communications plans, including their implementation, and developing existing and new channels
Sparring partner and advisor for internal communication for several functional and corporate disciplines of Royal IHC
As our new team member you have :
academic higher education (master ao Communication Sciences, Marketing, Media and Journalism) and at least seven years of experience in marketing and communications
experience as communications professional
ability to function independently at a high level and provide proactive input and assistance in reaching communications goals
access to relevant networks and ability to translate complex messages into clear communications
excellent communication skills with internal stakeholders, right up to board level ability to create a support base for your proposals
demonstrable creativity and the ability to get the job done
excellent command of Dutch and English, both verbal and written