COMMUNICATIONS LEAD | Fulltime 32 - 40 hours per week

By 2030, 150 million people are able to prevent or resolve their most pressing justice problems. Do you want to join us on our mission?

HiiL, a social enterprise that works to enhance access to justice through innovation, is looking for a Communications Lead.

As our Communications Lead you oversee the strategic positioning, coordination and direction of all communication, marketing and campaign activities that support HiiL in achieving its BHAG. You will be the senior in a passionate team consisting of a Branding & Design Specialist, Content Specialist and Digital Communications Officer. In this role, you report directly to the Director Shared Services.

Are you proactive, innovative, hands-on and do you have a creative mindset? Do you enjoy working under pressure and are you comfortable with change and complexity in a very dynamic and international environment? Do you have an interest in the public sector and social innovation? 

In this position:

  • You are responsible to develop, convey and implement the HiiL wide communications strategy;
  • You will establish and drive a multi-channel communications strategy leading internal and external communications activities that promotes HiiL’s  work through relevant media channels, conferences, and forums;
  • You will contribute and ensure the performance management of the communications department on high-quality output;
  • You are the advisor for the several product group heads and the senior management on communication needs and decisions in order to increase HiiL’s effectiveness on communications and their market positioning;
  • You will ensure in cooperation with our Business Development department that (media) relations and contacts with influencers are managed and developed.

Our new colleague:

  • Has 10+ years of relevant work experience in a similar position, preferably in an international, non-profit environment.
  • Has advanced knowledge of marketing communications programmes and tools.
  • Has experience in developing and implementing internal and external communication strategies.
  • Has strong leadership, team building and project management skills.
  • Has result-oriented, strategic/analytical focus, is socially strong and stress-resistant.
  • Has full professional proficiency in English; verbally and written. Knowledge of Dutch and French are an extra asset.
  • Has experience in and/or strong interest in working in an international environment.
  • Possesses excellent interpersonal skills, is proactive and hands-on.
  • Has a creative mindset and is able to reach multiple stakeholder groups by choosing the best tone of voice, channel and tool.
  • Is able to work under pressure.

We offer:

  • An organisation with a culture in which motivation prevails; the work that we do is meaningful and contributes to changing people’s lives.
  • An environment that will strengthen and widen your professional skills.
  • A salary for a full time working week between € 4500 - € 5500 based on education and experience.

What else:

  • Starting date: asap
  • We offer a full-time position for the initial period of 6 months with the aim of building a long-term work relationship
  • You will become part of a dynamic and international team
  • Being creative, courageous and collaborative are at the heart of our organisation so that needs to appeal to you and fit you

Are you the Communications Lead that we need? Please apply and send us your CV and a short motivation letter latest 04/12/2020. 

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