Communications Assistant

Rotterdam – Hoofddorp 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 full-time 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:


  • 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
  • Use raw content (renders) to create usable images and infographics for communications
  • Create and design the bi-monthly newsletter (Mailchimp)
  • 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
  • Supporting activities related to all aspects of the communications function as necessary (such as events and updating internal documents/intranet)
  • 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
  • Stay up to date with media and external communications trends


Rotterdam - Hoofddorp

Skills / experience:

  • Affinity with technology
  • Friendly, enthusiastic, and eager to learn
  • Experience with Adobe Suite or other design software
  • A degree in public relations, communications, journalism, marketing or a related field
  • 0 – 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 Rotterdam and Hoofddorp

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 copywriting assignment may be part of the selection process.

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