• 4 februari 2020
  • Vacaturennummer lv-73338
Avance Logo The Company

Our client is offering advanced cladding material providing freedom in the design of facades as well as detailing and applications around the roof.

Currently we are hiring for this company a driven Marketing Communications Specialist with excellent knowledge of the French language.

It’s a fulltime long-term position located in the Middle of Limburg (The Netherlands). You will report to the Director Marketing & Business Development.

Job Tasks

In this position you are responsible for all marketing and communications efforts and executions in primarily France. This ranges from supporting, analysing, planning, co-ordinating, budgeting to reporting and executing both internal and external marketing communication activities. All in line with the overall marketing and communication strategy of the company.

Besides working on Marketing Communications activities in France, the Marketing Communications Specialist also works at headquarter projects for all markets.

The main tasks and responsibilities also include:
  • Working on global campaigns and topics. These are set by the MT and for a large part form the outlines for what will happen in countries.
  • Keeping documentation and additional content up to date such as price lists, architect guides, product data sheets and specific product documentation is also part of this.
  • Representing the marketing and communications in designated countries. You are the direct sparring partner and contact point of the local Business Manager/Business Director.
  • Together with the Business Manager, you continuously and proactively set up and maintain MarCom campaigns to support the local sales team. One of the main KPI’s in this task is the amount of sales leads these efforts produce.
  • Together with the Business Manager and Marketing Director you set up a yearly high MarCom plan. This is done after an extensive analysis of the designated countries.
  • Continuously performing a monthly competitor analysis both from online and offline perspective and use these insights to create better awareness in the MarCom team.
  • You take a proactive role in country sales meetings and pitch new ideas and MarCom info to the sales team.
  • You maintain your knowledge of the specific countries with frequent customer visits together with the sales team. This information is passed through to your colleagues in the MarCom team to use in various communication efforts and tools. This also means an extensive competitor analysis.
  • Together with the MarCom team you chose various types of content that you can use in your countries in various channels and outings. One of the main channels are partner websites where the company is presented. Together with the partner websites and the MarCom team, you set up a planning and strategy to ensure the produced content is communicated in the best way.
  • Together with the MarCom team, you implement the social media strategy for your countries. Together with the content manager and traffic manager, you set up a rolling month calendar for your countries.
  • Co-ordination of press communications and PR planning, plus responsible for participation and setting up local exhibitions and customer events.
Job Requirements
  • Bachelor and/or Master degree in international marketing and communication.
  • You have minimal 5 years of working experience in marketing communications.
  • Excellent knowledge of the French language both verbal and in writing. Also, good knowledge of the English and Dutch language.
  • Thorough knowledge of online marketing and social media.
  • Strong verbal and written skills.
  • Strong Project Manager skills.
  • Ability to write and revise commercial texts.
The Offer

The company offers you a challenging position within a very professional and ambitious company with high quality, innovative products. The company is proud of their friendly culture where teamwork and a down to earth attitude are common.


If you recognize yourself in this profile and in this challenge, please apply by sending an English version of your resume to the following link: www.avance.jobs/kandidaten/vacaturezoeker/id=16239/country=NL

For more detailed information about this position please contact Maud Lucassen (Consultant) of Maurice van Meulenbroek (Regiomanager) at Avance Werving & Selectie tel 043 325 65 30.