Communications Representative | The Netherlands


Do you simply want to be inspired by the company you work for?

With our fantastic group of colleagues worldwide we do not just produce and deliver packaging – we create significant added value that helps industrial and agricultural businesses to protect valuable products and to prevent waste.

Our people are passionate in taking their responsibility for true sustainability throughout the entire industry chain. We care for the environment, and we take care of each other and of the people in the communities in which we operate.

In the summer of 2020 LC Packaging will move to a location near the A12, exit Waddinxveen (Logistiekpark A12), where a new head office will be built with the focus on sustainability and well-being.

Come and join the LC Packaging family and be inspired!

For our office in the Netherlands (Nieuwerkerk aan den IJssel), we are looking for a:

Communications Representative

Role Profile

The role of the Communications Representative is fundamental to the implementation of communications strategies that promote our corporate values and strengths and further our goals. As our company expands, we are in need of someone who can promote our brand, interact with our audiences and establish productive relationships with key stakeholders. In this role, you are responsible for an exciting broad range of communications responsibilities, including internal communications, external corporate communications, and media relations.  

As our Communications Representative you support and report to the Communications Manager and collaborate with our marketing colleagues on marketing related communications. You have a proven track record in the communications sector or related fields and a strong desire for a role that is heavily focused on content creation.

Key Responsibilitie

  • Develop communications materials that clearly deliver complex messages to our internal and external audiences in a timely manner;
  • Draft press releases, internal communications, ad copy, social posts and corporate website content;
  • Collaborate in the development and implementation of our communications strategy;
  • Take care of the organisation of corporate events;
  • Present developments for internal and external audiences, organise skill training sessions for the Marketing & Communications tools we use and organise inspiration sessions to promote the values, strengths, mission and vision of our company;
  • Serve as back-up for Communications Manager as needed.

Required skills

  • Ability to quickly understand organisational culture and translate this to communications pieces;
  • A knack for understanding audience characteristics and adjusting writing styles for various groups;
  • Dedicated, decisive and result driven;
  • Excellent organisational skills and eye for detail;
  • Contagious enthusiasm and a true super promoter of our company;
  • Strong professional presentation skills;
  • Project management skills, including the ability to meet deadlines and manage multiple projects in a fast-paced environment. 

Knowledge & experience 

  • At least a Bachelor's degree in Communications, Journalism, Public Relations or related fields;
  • Preferably a minimum of 2 years' experience in the communications field;
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills: Dutch AND English;
  • Experience with shaping websites and developing and maintaining web content;
  • Knowledge of Adobe Photoshop and InDesign;
  • Knowledge of the Microsoft Office tools;
  • Knowledge of photography and video editing is preferred. 

We offer

LC Packaging is originally a family business and has an informal corporate culture. We expand rapidly, exploring new markets and countries, and innovate and invest. Our core values ‘Committed, Reliable and Loyal’ do not only apply to our customers and production partners, but certainly also to our employees: we go for a long-term relationship. Effort is rewarded and there are plenty of opportunities for personal development within the organisation., A competitive salary is offered according to experience, with good benefits.

Applying
If you are interested in this vacancy, please send your CV including a motivation letter – displaying your writing skills – to the attention of Lotte Mastwijk, Communications & Sustainability Manager, to marketing@lcpackaging.com


LC Packaging is a family owned producer and distributor of packaging, with offices, production locations and warehouses in 16 countries in Europe, Africa and Asia. We have more than 95 years of experience, a turnover of 170 million euros in 2017 and approximately 1,100 employees. LC Packaging specializes in on-time deliveries from stock and tailor-made sustainable packaging products to industry and agricultural business worldwide.

For more information please visit our website: www.lcpackaging.com


 

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