Amazon Netherlands is seeking a self-motivated and creative individual to lead communications in the Netherlands, supporting both Corporate and Consumer communications.
This role will be reporting to the Senior PR Manager Expansion PR, and lead proactive campaigns across Amazon.nl categories such as Books, Consumer Electronics, Sports, Outdoor, Tools, Toys, Home Improvement, and Baby, as well as future product and feature launches.
The successful candidate should have demonstrated expertise in media relations, social media and influencer relations, leadership experience, as well as an entrepreneurial and goal-oriented approach.
They should also have experience in corporate reputation, as well as crisis and issues management. They should be a strategic thinker and enjoy working in a fast-paced, start-up culture.
Key responsibilities include :
Oversee and manage all strategic PR plans for core retail areas covering, consumer campaigns, news generation and product placement including categories such as : Health and Beauty, Home & Design, Private Brands.
Manage our key retail events building cross category campaigns
Support strategic launches around new shopping innovations
Manage corporate reputation and crisis and issues
Successfully manage complex, fast-moving and unexpected communications challenges
Act as a business partner to Amazon retail category leadership teams across key areas
Write strategic plans, messaging and press releases; pitch and secure top media, including print, broadcast and online outlets
Build excellent relationships with key media
Collaborate with internal stakeholder teams to drive successful program launches
Deliver strategic communications counsel to internal executives on both short and long term challenges and opportunities
Effectively represent Amazon as spokesperson
Manage reactive media inquiries
Work closely with the European and global Consumer PR Teams.