Communications Assistant

Hoofddorp / Rotterdam office


Are you interested in technology, passionate about external communications and looking for your first or second step in your career? Then we’re looking for you!


C-Job Naval Architects is looking for a fulltime Communications Assistant to support our growing communications team. The communications team is responsible for all external communications related to C-Job Naval Architects’ activities – think website, social media but also press releases and brand materials.


It’s an exciting time to join C-Job Naval Architects. We’re a worldwide independent ship design and engineering company. With seven offices across five countries, a dedicated R&D department, and a strong track-record in several industries including dredging, offshore (wind), passenger vessels, and superyachts, there’s enough to talk about.


At C-Job, you’ll be given the opportunity to grow, develop your skills, and be given increasingly more responsibility to develop, create, and manage your own projects. You will be able to share your ideas and make them become reality – leaving your mark on C-Job communications.


Your responsibilities will include:


  • Stay up to date with media and external communications trends
  • Develop, create, and design the bi-monthly newsletter (Mailchimp)
  • Spot opportunities for C-Job and present ideas on how to best utilize them
  • Supporting activities related to all aspects of the communications function as necessary (such as events and updating internal documents/intranet)
  • Analyze external communications with a focus on PR/media analysis, social media, website, and newsletter. Research and suggest communication analysis best practices and set these up
  • Source, write, and create content for the website, social media, marketing materials, PR while working closely together with the PR & Communications Manager as well as C-Job colleagues around the world
  • Improve the communications function by drafting, executing, and bringing improvement processes to a successful conclusion. You’ll do this together with the PR & Communications Manager

Parttime / Fulltime

Hoofddorp / Rotterdam

Skills / experience:

  • Affinity with technology
  • Experience with Adobe Suite is an asset
  • Friendly, enthusiastic, and eager to learn
  • Strong organizational and analytical skills
  • A degree in public relations, communications, journalism, marketing or a related field
  • up to 2 years of relevant experience in external communications (such as public relations, social media, marketing)
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English. Dutch language skills are an asset but not a must
  • A keen writer with the ability to translate technical information into content for different audiences
What we offer: 
  • Competitive salary
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Flexible hours between 07.00am and 07.00pm
  • Gym membership at reduced rate via Bedrijfsfitness
  • Pension allowance in accordance with the Dutch law
  • International working environment with colleagues across five countries
  • 25 days of leave per year + 13 adv based on full time (40 hours per week)
  • Weekly VriMiBo and frequently company organized trips, drinks, and festivities
  • Combination of working from home and on location in Hoofddorp and/or Rotterdam
You’ll be joining a fast-paced environment in which all people, regardless of gender, race, religion or background are treated equally and can come do their best work. We care about our people, and value your drive, energy, and inquisitive nature. Do you identify with our C-Job DNA?

If this sounds like you, we’d love to hear from you! Please send us your cv and cover letter by clicking on the apply button! Please include the location of the office you are applying for in your motivation letter.

A short copy writing assignment may be part of the selection process.

Please note, only applicants with a valid EU work visa will be considered as viable candidates.