What will you be doing?
You will be responsible for creating and editing our content. You will think up suitable and attractive subjects and write and edit short texts for print and online publication. For instance, short copy for the news lab, texts for campaigns and social media and press releases. You will ensure that you reach the right and diverse target groups, write texts aimed at SEO, analyse performance and achieve a consistent tone of voice. You will advise on the (re)design of our communication channels by considering the online customer journey. You will proactively initiate new content and/or applications and respond to current events by means of text and images. You will think up and publish messages and handle the online communication together with the spokesperson. As the editor-in-chief you will be responsible for all content on the website. In addition, as a functional team lead, you will provide substantive guidance and coaching to the team.
What do we require of you?
You know how to really convey a message and you can motivate and enthuse people. The ideal candidate for this role has the following profile:
- higher professional (HBO) or university degree in journalism or communications;
- at least 5 years of experience in a similar position;
- a number of years of experience in a coordinating and/or management role, preferably within copywriting;
- extensive experience with content marketing, social media CRO and activation of target groups;
- experience with blockchain concepts is a plus;
- experience with government communication in a political-administrative environment is a plus;
- experience with different CMS systems (Umbraco, SharePoint);
- excellent command of Dutch and English;
- you have strong organisational and communication skills;
- you are proactive, creative, enterprising and pragmatic.
What can you expect of your work situation?
TNO is an independent research organisation whose expertise and research make an important contribution to the competitiveness of companies and organisations, to the economy and to the quality of society as a whole. Innovation with purpose is what TNO stands for. With 3000 people we develop knowledge not for its own sake but for practical application. To create new products that make life more pleasant and valuable and help companies innovate. To find creative answers to the questions posed by society. We work for a variety of customers: governments, the SME sector, large companies, service providers and non-governmental organisations. Working together on new knowledge, better products and clear recommendations for policy and processes. In everything we do, impact is the key. Our product and process innovations and recommendations are only worth something if our customers can use them to boost their competitiveness.
What can TNO offer you?
Work enjoyment means something different for each employee. This is why we offer a-la-carte terms and conditions of employment that you can switch around on a monthly basis. Flexible working hours (like 4 days x 9 hours) and different leave schemes mean that you can create a package attuned to your specific wishes.
TNO attaches great value to both your personal and your professional development. Many opportunities exist for you to develop: conferences, courses, workshops, coaching, intervision, mentoring and job rotation. At TNO you can orchestrate your own career.
You can apply till the 2nd of June. The process comprises at least two (selection) rounds. After a positive selection, we will finish off the process by discussing terms and conditions of employment. We try to complete the interviews and assessment within 4 weeks.
For this vacancy it is required that the AIVD issues a security clearance after conducting a security screening. Please visit for more information the AIVD website.
Has this vacancy sparked your interest?
Then please feel free to apply on this vacancy! For further questions don’t hesitate to contact us.
Recruiter: Anneke Geerts
Mobile phone: +31 (0)6-556 94125
Note that applications via email and third party applications are not taken into consideration.
Hiring manager: Carla Kip
Phone number: +31 (0)6-112 78788