Marketing & Communications Officer

“Creator of content that drives conversion”

Job description

This position will ensure that the marketing and communications activities are set up and executed accordingly in collaboration with the Business Units and the Corporate Marketing & Communications Team. The Marketing & Communications Officer will assist in creating and executing result-driven marketing campaigns, write content, communicate via (social) media and analyze results to increase the marketing ROI.

What are your main tasks and responsibilities?

  • Collaborating in development of robust marketing campaigns to achieve the defined objectives, aimed at positioning Hendrix Genetics as the leading animal genetics company, and/or promoting different product brands.
  • Commercial copy writing for the different marketing campaigns and animal species to generate technical, inspiring and to-the-point content for online and offline.
  • Exploiting all relevant modern communication channels with excellent online understanding and skills.
  • Pushing the success of our online campaigns by managing our websites and social media channels, including analyzing Google analytics data.
  • Managing and guarding our corporate and product identities.
  • Develop and execute the right communication tools like intranet to communicate and engage with our employees
  • Serve as part of the marketing team providing marketing and communications support to business units
  • Showcasing excellent social (networking) skills enabling you to stay client focused and deliver on the set goals
  • Tactical perspective with willingness to deliver hands on support in a B2B environment that is both technical and pragmatic.

Your profile

  •           (Master) Degree in Communications or Journalism
  •           2+ years solid experience
  •           International experience
  •           Intermediate level computer skills
  •           Feel for technical copy writing
  •           Fluency in English (preference for native speaker)

What we offer you

In our world, passionate people are making a difference and helping to produce safe, nutritious food. At Hendrix Genetics you will have the opportunity to apply your education, skills and knowledge to help solve real problems in a constantly evolving, fast paced business environment. We value your collaborative approach, creativity and initiative as part our global team of more than 2800 people working in different locations around the world. You will work with some of the very best and brightest people in their field as we do our part to help feed a hungry planet.

You will work in an environment based on respect, trust and recognition. You will have the opportunity to shape your own career by working locally or internationally with colleagues from around the globe. We believe in your personal development and provide  on the job training, continuing education, industry programs and challenging work. There is continuous focus on programs to ensure the company’s organizational, intercultural, management and industry leadership.

We truly believe in Better Breeding Today. Brighter Life Tomorrow.

If you feel that your personal skills and experience match the job requirements, we look forward to receive your cover letter, together with a Curriculum Vitae via before August 25, 2017.

This job is located in Boxmeer, The Netherlands.

 If you have questions about this recruitment please contact Marcel Huijsmans at 0485 - 801911 or by email: