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Communications Advisor, Rotterdam

Are you the Senior Communications Advisor who is ’equipped for impact’?

Do you want to be part of a world-wide-operating team of innovators? And do you have what it takes to make an impact? We are looking for a Senior Communication Advisor with a Bachelor or Master degree in communications, journalism, linguistics or a similar degree. Do you have proven experience in developing and implementing internal and external communication projects? And are you equipped with excellent writing skills? Please keep reading. We might have the job you are looking for. 


First, let us briefly introduce ourselves.

Pleased to meet you, we are Huisman. We develop step changing technical solutions and translate these into the design and construction of the largest construction equipment. For decades, we have been working all over the world for offshore wind, geothermal, oil & gas, leisure and civil industries. We design and produce in-house and deliver our turn-key products to our clients worldwide. Clients choose us for our entrepreneurial spirit, skills, reliability and innovative solutions. Examples? What to think of our latest solution for the installation of offshore wind farms in extreme weather conditions? So, if you join Huisman make sure you are equipped for impact. In other words, surprise our clients, yourself and … us!


"Huisman offers quite some ingredients to build a strong brand; family history, proven technology and products of a size that go beyond imagination”


Annet Stuurman – Manager PR & Communications


We ask a lot of you. However, we also have a lot to offer.

Expect a challenging position in an international organisation. You are part of a dynamic and professional company where innovation, quality, flexibility and creativity are key. You have a passion for communications, the skills to write clear and commercial text and you cannot wait to contribute to our brand promise ‘equipped for impact’. Personal development and education opportunities are part of the deal. And, let’s not forget excellent company perks, like regular drinks in our very own bar.

What will you be doing working as a Senior Communications Advisor for Huisman?

As a Senior Communications Advisor, you advise on, initiate, manage and execute varying internal and external communication projects and the implementation of our employer branding strategy. You will be working in close cooperation with internal departments and external partners. You will safeguard the long-term strategy, positioning and visual identity of the company to ensure these are implemented consistently and efficiently in all our activities. Writing clear, professional and appealing texts for various purposes is what makes you tick.

Your work consists of:

  • Providing input for the corporate communication strategy and translating relevant developments into communication plans and guidelines, in line with the company strategy;
  • Initiating and managing internal and external communication projects.  
  • Engaging employees through transparent and regular internal communications, using existing and innovative communication tools;
  • Handling the daily requests of our internal clients worldwide.


Wondering if you are equipped for impact? Ideally you are:

  • Result and client orientated;
  • Highly skilled in English and Dutch copywriting;
  • Flexible and creative;
  • At your best when working on multiple deadlines;
  • A team player with a good sense of humour, flair and an eye for detail;
  • Experienced in the field of internal and external communications in an international, preferably maritime or technical, organisation (5+ years in a similar position).

To conclude, some practical things we need you to have:

  • An EU passport / valid work permit for the Netherlands;
  • A practical disposition and an excellent command of the English and Dutch language verbally and in writing.

Still with us? Does this sound like you?

Apply online for the position of Senior Communications Advisor by scrolling down and apply there.
We are curious to learn what kind of impact you will make!

Still need a bit more info or looking for something that suits you better?

Please contact us via our contact form for more information about the position. Or explore other career opportunities at this website www.werkenbijhuisman.com or stay informed through our job alert. 

Disclaimer for recruitment and selection agencies:

We don’t accept any unsolicited applications or CVs from recruitment and selection agencies. Proposing candidates without invitation is not appreciated and will not be considered by Huisman. Applications received are property of Huisman. We don’t appreciate acquisition and this also applies to Huisman colleagues or associated Huisman companies. 

  • Full-/Parttime
  • Professionals
  • Rotterdam, NL
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Bealien Schot
"I am always on the lookout for talents who want to contribute to the development of our step changing technical solutions and who want to make an impact. So, are you equipped for impact and interested in working at Huisman? Please contact me!"

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