12 januari 2022/in Nijmegen, Vacatures /door Roy RMIC
DFDS, a caring logistics partner!
DFDS Logistics is the specialist in the field of transport of fresh and frozen food products within Europe, and thereof resulting services, such as our packaging concepts, storage and transhipment. DFDS offers a total package of services to provide in the logistics needs of our clients. The care for the end product of our client is the starting point of our logistis services.
We are looking for a new Communications Manager for our sites in Nijmegen, Winterswijk and Vlaardingen
Are you passionate about communication and linking regional business area strategies with the global DFDS strategy? Here is a unique opportunity to be a trusted sparring partner on communications to our senior management in the Netherlands.
Working from our Dutch sites, directly reporting to the Managing Director Nijmegen with a dotted reporting line to the Head of Group Communications, you will be part of an enthusiastic team.
The global communications team is responsible for developing and executing media, digital, and social media initiatives, leadership and internal communications, and advisory to management. The aim is to protect and improve DFDS’ reputation and support its business strategy. You will be our Dutch representative regarding communications.
We offer an exciting and attractive career in an ambitious environment with a continuous professional and personal development. Our environment is international and dynamic, focusing on high performance and achieving results through teamwork.
You will be a communication partner and advisor to the Managing Directors in the Netherlands on internal campaigns, strategy roll-out, change management and cross-organisational issues.
The ideal candidate is a reliable communication professional (approx. 5-8 years of experience) who brings a creative storytelling sensibility to every project. You have a strong track record in producing high-quality, crisp messaging and presentations for senior executives, a demonstrated ability to work with confidential information, exemplary organisational skills, and an uncompromising eye for quality and detail while working on several projects simultaneously.
Other areas of responsibility:
Ensure strategic business priorities are communicated effectively in internal news and on DFDS group SoMe channels
Develop leadership communications skills
Drive and plan change communications skills
Advise colleagues on the best use of channels and application of internal communication
Support planning and execution of all staff meetings
Continuously improve communication effectiveness, e.g. via communication review
The ideal candidate
Has outstanding verbal and written English and Dutch communication skills
Is an experienced communications advisor
Has a strategic mindset and is quick to gain in-depth business understanding
Is ambitious and proactively influences decisions to enable efficient and engaging communication
Has experience developing MS Sharepoint pages and Teams channels.
Works calmly and maintains good judgment in a fast-paced and dynamic environment
Has substantial stakeholder management experience and likes working with a broad range of stakeholders
Loves to work in a team and has fun while doing it
Want to join us?
Please submit your CV and application in English. We will evaluate applications on an ongoing basis. All applications are treated confidentially.
Please contact Antoinette Sip, HR manager, at +31 24 371 22 00 or email@example.com for questions about the position.
The position will be filled as soon as possible.
DFDS is committed to equal employment opportunities regardless of race, colour, ancestry, religion, gender, national origin, sexual orientation, age, and citizenship.