Communication Executive

Summary

Salary
€ competitive
Team
Communications
Location
Amsterdam - The Netherlands

Description

At Dyson, we never stand still. It’s the entrepreneur in us. By 2020, there will be 100 new machines, four new product portfolios and our headcount will have doubled – giving you lots to talk about. As a Communication Executive, you’ll share with the media what goes on behind our research and development doors. So that everyone will be as excited about what we’re doing, as we are.
The Communication Executive works on all Dyson products to promote product awareness, Dyson Brand awareness and reputation across all media in line with marketing and communication objectives.  

Accountabilities

  • Responsible for developing category plans in order to spread the word amongst the Dutch and Belgian media. Work closely with the influence specialist to develop powerful campaigns.
  • Work closely with sales, direct and marketing teams to ensure the execution of our Comms plans work holistically. 
  • Organize events and press trips to assure the Dyson narrative lands in Netherlands and in Belgium. 
  • Lead the James Dyson Foundation Comms plan and organize the James Dyson Award; maintain regular and close relationship with students and universities and assure we have a strong judges panel. 
  • Work closely with European Comms Executives to share ideas and best practices. 
  • Be the main point of contact for all PC, EC, CF and Lighting related Comms issues, for both media and stakeholders and internal team.
  • Think out of the box in order to get higher quality coverage. 
  • Excellent knowledge of the products and capable of explaining them in-depth as well as the brand story and narratives. 

Skills

The ideal candidate will be decisive and an outstanding influencer, a self-starter who sees things to completion and energetic in their approach with an entrepreneurial flair.
Candidates will demonstrate:   
  • High level of communication skills both verbal and written (in English & Dutch, French could be interesting)
  • Excellent organization skills 
  • Strong social media and public relations skills 
  • Efficient and organized person, capable of thinking long term while being agile in the short term
  • Excellent personal and business presentation skills 
  • Strong team player
  • Knowledge of the Dutch and Belgian media landscape

Benefits

  • Discount on Dyson products
  • Company bonus scheme
  • Pension scheme and holiday plan
  • Company fitness plan
  • Fresh fruits and Friday quiz

Posted: 06 September 2019