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MARKETING COMMUNICATIONS INTERNSHIP

AMSTERDAM | THE NETHERLANDS

BISSELL is a family-owned company with a long and proud heritage of 145 years, originally from the US with an international office located in Amsterdam. As one of the global leaders in floor care appliances we are passionate about helping people effectively and easily clean their home so they can put down the vacuum and enjoy life with their families to the fullest.

TASKS AND RESPONSIBILITIES

You will be part of the BISSELL International MarCom Team comprising of 4 people and support activities including, but not limited to:

  • Actively support Marketing activations (both performance & campaigns) and hero product campaigns, centrally or locally activated, across European markets including digital marketing, PR, social media
  • Work with our in-house studio to brief, review and approve assets including photography retouch, product and campaign video adaptations and other digital assets
  • Closely follow the International Brand Identity Guidebook to ensure local assets follow the guidelines for a consistent look & feel
  • Work closely with the PR agency to develop the content calendar for social media and other communication platforms
  • Use a dedicated tool to find relevant influencers and reach out to them for product campaigns
  • Manage the international assets management platform to ensure all MarCom materials are deployed successfully to distributor partners
  • Liaise with the US head office to request materials or support for preparing international assets, while making active use of the global asset management platform 
  • Help to create digital performance marketing assets that communicate the brand and product features in a consistent way to increase awareness and consideration
  • Proactively monitor Marketing Communication trends, competitors’ marketing activations, best practices and more to share within the MarCom team and beyond, to continuously optimize approaches and outputs
  • Work alongside the wider cross-functional business team at the International office to gain additional exposure, knowledge, and support
  • Ad hoc requests such as supporting with translations (dependent on candidate’s language skills), and more.
  • Support with performance marketing activity through creative briefing requests and reporting as required

What you will learn

  • You will have the opportunity to work within an international office of skilled cross-functional professionals from more than 10+ nationalities
  • Our overall team size of >50 people and international scale-up structure with flat hierarchies will give you the chance to influence the business and present your own learnings and ideas
  • Ability to propose, create and implement new processes and ideas to optimize efficiency and overall output speed and quality
  • How to work with agencies and distributor partners from different markets across Europe
  • How to create, execute and activate marketing projects in different channels (online/offline) and in different markets and languages

Who you are

  • Strong communicator, both verbal and non-verbal
  • Curious with an open mind-set
  • Creative and not afraid of proposing out-of-the-box ideas
  • Self-starter, highly motivated, can do mentality
  • Team-player who is also comfortable working independently, especially remotely from home (if applicable)
  • Collaboratively liaise with colleagues to solve problems together
  • Detail orientated, accurate and organized
  • Knowledgeable in the Marketing sector, both online and offline
  • Bring best-practice theoretical learning to real-life work situations

What We Require

  • Background in Marketing, Communication, Business Administration, or other related disciplines
  • Registered as a bachelor or masters HBO/university student, proof of enrolment is required
  • 32-40 hours weekly availability
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English (other languages are a plus)
  • Good time management and able to prioritize workload
  • Able to cope with a fast-paced environment
  • Good communicative and social skills
  • Creative and flexible
  • Microsoft Office (Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint, Excel) experience
  • Willingness to learn and accelerate professionally and personally by learning fast

What We Offer

Beyond an attractive intern allowance, working at BISSELL brings many other benefits and opportunities: an awesome and diverse team that collaborates to change the game; a work environment that offers rooms for fun, inspiration and innovation and a Friends & Family sale.
The internship is designed to start ASAP for a period of ideally 6 months with possibility of an extension. You must be an enrolled student, so the internship is part of your studies or Bachelor’s/Master’s thesis project.

Please submit your application letter and resume in English to [email protected]

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