Do you have an entrepreneurial spirit, energy, passion and inquiring mind?

Are curious about the world, fascinated by detail and always go that extra mile?

Are you excited by the chance to work on challenges for leading global brands together with the sharpest minds in the industry?

Do you want to push the marketing and communications industry forward?

We are looking for people who can relate to our company values because we want to create a work environment where people can be at their natural best.


We are a diverse team of unique individuals with different backgrounds and this is one of the main reasons we can unite as a high-performance team. We also know that having a diverse workforce which includes persons with disabilities is important if we want to deliver on our mission. Our inclusive interviews enable every candidate to showcase their best selves and their skills. We'd love to hear your suggestion for it. Examples are mentioned by our dear colleague Mechteld Schoemaker (Neurodiversity at work: how to be more inclusive | LinkedIn).

We are a diverse team of unique individuals with different backgrounds and this is one of the main reasons we can unite as a high-permance team. Edelman is growing and therefore we’re looking for new authentic people to join our team. 

Our recruitment process is based on ‘objective hiring’:

1.    As a first step in our process you will make assessments to obtain an objective insight about your personality and skills

2.    We focus on experience rather than job titles 

3.    We will ask the same interviewing questions to all the candidates who have applied for the same job

4.    You can send us a blind cv (cv that doesn’t include any personal details which refer to the applicant’s gender, age or ethnicity)


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More Days in the life of

More Days in the life of

Account Director - Corporate Communicatie



· Strategische communicatie

· Sterke adviesvaardigheden

· Commercieel

· Klantgericht

· Leidinggevend/managing skills

· Ruime ervaring in stakeholdermanagement

· Reputatiemanagement


Ben jij de veelzijdige corporate communicatie specialist die teams kan aansturen, snapt hoe een klant werkt, hier de juiste informatie kan ophalen en weet welke communicatiestrategie en welk communicatiemiddel ingezet kan worden om uiteindelijk zo goed mogelijk aan de klant zijn/haar doelstelling tegemoet te komen?


Als Account Director Corporate Communicatie binnen Edelman ben jij verantwoordelijk voor een breed portfolio aan klanten. Je bent in staat bestaande klanten te bedienen en een nieuw netwerk binnen Edelman te winnen. Deze functie biedt de kans om je leidinggevende vaardigheden snel te ontwikkelen, doordat je accountteams gaat aansturen. Daarnaas wordt je inhoudelijke vakkennis vergroot, omdat we geïntegreerd werken en dat allemaal binnen een internationale en dynamische omgeving op een toplocatie in het meest duurzame kantoor van Nederland (The Edge).


Wat ga je doen?

· Je geeft advies aan (internationale) bedrijven op het gebied van strategische communicatie, waaronder crisiscommunicatie, reputatie management en stakeholder management. Je beheert deze accounts van begin tot eind en bent verantwoordelijk voor de klantrelatie en de aansturing van het team 

· Je ontwikkelt, presenteert en bent verantwoordelijk voor strategische communicatie plannen

· Je handelt als sparringpartner en adviseur voor klanten op strategische trajecten en bent in staat de koppeling te maken naar markteing/communicatie

· Je hebt kennis van het Nederlandse en internationale medialandschap en hebt inzicht en ervaring op het gebied van storytelling (paid, owned, earned)

· Je bent verantwoordelijk voor financieel management op klanten en projecten

· Je houdt toezicht op verschillende accounts, brengt tegenstrijdige prioriteiten in balans en zorgt voor kwaliteit

· Je geeft leiding aan accountteams

· Je begeleidt en coacht teamleden


Wie ben jij?

·  Je hebt 8 tot 10 jaar relevante werkervaring, bij voorkeur op het gebied van internationale corporate communicatie

· Je hebt ervaring op het gebied van het leveren van corporate communicatieadvies

·  Je hebt communicatie ervaring in de B2B sector. Je moet kunnen en willen begrijpen wat onze klanten nodig hebben om hun bedrijfsdoelstellingen te bereiken en in staat zijn om deze behoeften om te zetten in een effectieve communicatie- en/of marketingstrategie

·  Je hebt Nederlands als moedertaal met een uitstekende mondelinge en schriftelijke beheersing van de Engelse en Nederlandse taal

·  Je hebt een uitgebreid journalistiek netwerk en kennis van het veranderende (digitale) medialandschap

·  Je hebt kennis van digitale communicatie. In het bijzonder de risico’s, kansen en vereisten voor het gebruik van deze media

Hoe ziet een dag bij ons eruit?

Thomas Cordes | Edelman Amsterdam


Account Director - Connected Stories


· Great communication skills

· Client and commercially-oriented

· Team Management skills

· Networking skills

· Understanding of marketing and digital

Are you an  experienced Account Director,  (content) marketeer or digital native who is looking for a new challenge in building a new team and offering  next generation innovative storytelling to clients? Do you know how to read client’s ask, turn stories into innovative content proposals, work with creatives or set up and lead  a team of experts? Are you ready to join a new international team tasked with providing industry-leading content solutions to clients?

Edelman has launched a new regional offering and center of excellence, based in Amsterdam, providing strategic content solutions, bringing together a unique combination of international storytellers, creatives, planners, marketeers, data analysts and strategists.  The new  content solutions hub helps clients build enterprise wide social media strategies, owned media and newsroom distribution engines, thought leadership platforms and performance driven dynamic content campaigns. You will be joining the core team in Amsterdam and working closely together with the integrated EMEA-wide team based in Berlin (digital experiences, platforms and activation), Johannesburg (creation and production), London (creative concepts). Supporting the Director of Content Solutions EMEA, you will be responsible for leading, growing and developing the client relationships and delivering industry-leading content solutions with a team of experts.


Who are you?

· You are a natural leader and networker and a storyteller at heart.

· You have 8+ years of relevant experience in field related to content and storytelling; advertising, digital agency, media company and/or client-side marketing experience preferred

· You have significant experience in content creation with major brands, media or content


· You are up-to-date with new digital technologies, platforms and social media best practices

· You have the ability to partner with production to create content across channels, and formats that drives client business objectives

· You must understand the role that data and performance play in modern storytelling

· You have strong business acumen to support the daily financial management and strategic

commercial vision of the organization

· You must have excellent communication skills, both written and verbal

· You speak native or near-native level of English (oral and written)

· You must be a team player and an inspiring leader, teacher and mentor for others


What are your tasks & responsibilities?

· You will support building a next generation storytelling and content strategy capability and team for EMEA capable of operating across current and new channels and formats

· You will help develop, together with team of experts, Edelman’s ecosystem of storytelling offerings,

intellectual property, narrative, systems and products

· You will drive and maintain market-leading expertise, innovation and thought leadership in digital storytelling, platforms, content best practices

· You will directly lead client work and relationships, serving as a trusted advisor for clients across sectors and disciplines

· You will nurture a team culture where anyone is able to  roll up their sleeves, generate innovative ideas or write thoughtful and compelling  content, and drive results

· You will effectively integrate with Edelman’s data, performance, creative and production


· You will partner with production to ensure the execution of high-quality content at low-cost in a quick, agile creative environment

· You will effectively influence, manage and develop large, distributed and diverse teams

· You monitor and drive revenue growth against innovative client solutions/firm capabilities

· You create strategic plans and contribute to and support our client and commercial goals in terms of growth and client satisfaction

· In this role, you will gain industry-leading knowledge on innovative content solutions, understand the role of data in driving creative development and understand the role of emerging platforms in driving new creative formats and innovation.


Hoe ziet een dag bij ons eruit?

Thomas Cordes | Edelman Amsterdam

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Office Manager & PA

Edelman is op zoek naar een Office Manager & PA!


Deze uitdaging ga je aan bij het grootste onafhankelijke Marketing/Communicatiebureau ter wereld. Wij werken samen met veel (inter)nationale, toonaangevende B2B en B2C klanten.

Je krijgt de kans om te groeien in een dynamische omgeving waar creativiteit, flexibiliteit en teamwork centraal staan. Daarbij wordt er belang gehecht aan je persoonlijke en professionele ontwikkeling. Kom jij met een goed idee? Mits goed bargumenteerd; ga het maar proberen. Wil jij graag een cursus volgen? Hiervoor hebben wij opleidingsbudget beschikbaar! Je vindt ons op de 11de verdieping van The Edge op de Zuidas, het duurzaamste kantoorgebouw van Europa. Met de lift reis je naar de 11de verdieping waar je - gewoon op sneakers - uitstapt in onze inspirerende kantooromgeving.


Deins jij niet weg voor een dubbele functie? Ben jij toe aan een tweede of derde stap in je carrière? Herken jij jezelf in ‘orde in de chaos scheppen’, ‘spin in het web’ en ‘planmatig en gestructureerd’ te werk gaan? En vind je het leuk om te werken binnen een dynamische, internationale werkomgeving met jonge, hoogopgeleide mensen? Wij zoeken een Office Manager & PA!


Wie ben jij?


· Jij hebt minimaal drie jaar werkervaring als Office Manager en/of PA (agendabeheer);

· Je weet ownership je nemen over je taken binnen deze functie en hebt hierbij een procesmatige aanpak;

· Je weet prioriteiten te stellen en structuur aan te brengen in het takenpakket van deze tweeledige rol, die veel van je kan vragen;

· Mensen weten jou te omschrijven als een flexibel persoon;

· Je bent gewend te werken in een internationale, dynamische werkomgeving;

· Je beheerst het Nederlands perfect en je Engels is uitstekend, zowel mondeling als schriftelijk;

 · Je bent 40 uur per week beschikbaar.


Wat ga je doen?


Office Manager gedeelte:


· Je stuurt de receptie aan en plant hun rooster (indien de receptie afwezig is of je ziet dat het heel druk is, schroom jij niet om hun taken over te nemen);

· Je bent het eerste aanspreekpunt voor collega’s (vragen beantwoorden, troubleshooting, eerste aanspreekpunt voor IT gerelateerde zaken);

· Je maakt wekelijks een draaiboek;

· Je bent BHV’er;

· Je boekt en coördineert de reizen van collega’s (nu het weer kan!);

· Je coordineert het project RTO (werkplekken klaarmaken, kantoor inrichting, opslag);

· Je zorgt voor de uitgifte en inname van middelen die nodig zijn om collega’s hun werk goed uit te laten voeren (mobiele telefoons, monitors etc.) en houdt dit netjes bij in een overzicht;

· Je bestelt toegangsbadges;

· Je bent de rechterhand van de business als het gaat om projecten waar hulp bij nodig is (bv. klantenpakketten samenstellen).

· Je coordineert de wekelijkse all-staff meetings;

· Je zorgt voor originele borrels op kantoor!



· Je bent verantwoordelijk voor zaken bij het ICS, UWV en de belasting (aangifte riool);

· Je bent de 1e toegang tot ICS, e-herkenning en KPN;

· Je bent de contactpersoon voor leveranciers (Eden Springs water, Zuidas Travel, etc.);

· Je woont het huurdersoverleg bij en bent eerste contactpersoon hiervan;



· Je zorgt voor de administratieve voorbereidingen van pitches, mediatrainingen en klanten meetings;

· Je plant introductie calls in voor nieuwe starters;

· Je zorgt voor de archivering van administratie;

· Je maakt Purchase Orders aan zorgt ervoor dat uitgaven op de company credit card door collega’s bij de financiële afdeling juist aangeleverd worden;


Receptie i.s.m. Office Manager:

· Met jouw gastvrijheid verwelkom je bezoekers en haal je ze waar nodig op vanaf de receptie in the Edge;

· Je neemt de telefoon aan en verbindt klanten, relaties en collega’s door naar de juiste persoon;

· Je beheert en coördineert het algemene e-mail account van het kantoor;

· Je bent verantwoordelijk voor het beheer van de toegang tot de (beperkte) parkeerplaatsen gereserveerd voor Edelman in de parkeergarage van ons kantoorgebouw;

· Je zorgt ervoor dat ons mooie kantoor altijd schoon (je stuurt de schoonmakers aan) en netjes is;

· Je zorgt ervoor dat levensmiddelen, huishoudelijke artikelen en bloemen besteld worden voordat ze op zijn;

· Je coördineert binnenkomende en uitgaande pakketten en brieven;

· Je houdt de interne telefoonlijst up to date en houdt alle verjaardagen van collega’s bij;

· Je zorgt voor de administratieve voorbereidingen van pitches, mediatrainingen en klanten meetings;


PA gedeelte:

· Je bent verantwoordelijk voor het (proactieve) agendabeheer van de CEO (in Outlook), waartoe behoort het prioritiseren van verzoeken, dagelijkse check-ins over afspraken en schakelen tussen verschillende meetings door de dag heen;

· Af en toe wordt verwacht dat je support biedt buiten werktijden (veelal gaat het dan om agendabeheer voor belafspraken tussen landen in verschillende tijdzones – Edelman is een internationale organisatie).




Senior Communications Consultant Health

Edelman is currently seeking a Senior Communications Consultant to join our health practice. Senior Communication Consultants are seasoned, broadly-capable leaders who bring value to clients by analyzing, solving and presenting viable integrated solutions to client problems. They identify and inspire new workstreams and solutions that lead to client growth by collaborating with and drawing on the expertise of the Edelman’s vast resources and capabilities. Senior Communications Consultants must have strong client management skills, superior presentation skills and the ability to manage the day-to-day business and client relationship on multiple pieces of business or one large client account. Candidates must also possess the ability to be a team leader, independently develop programs, serve as day-to-day strategic counsellors to their clients, and play a business development role in the growth of the Edelman’s practice in the Amsterdam office.

The ideal candidate has experience within the health and wellness industry and is passionate about solving our clients’ integrated communications challenges with strategic and creative solutions. At Edelman, we help solve some of the biggest public health, social change, and access problems in the world. Clients choose Edelman because we help brands increase their impact in – and Amsterdam and European based clients build brands whose impact stretches around the globe. Team members join Edelman in Amsterdam because they love the breadth and challenge of our client work, the rich heritage of Edelman, and the people.


What are your tasks & responsibilities?

· You will nurture and grow key client relationships by being a trusted advisor to client management and working as an objective insider and advocate for the entire client organization

· You will lead growth of existing accounts, working with senior leaders to develop and direct new business program development and presentations

· You will ensure management of client expectations; lead team to successfully meet goals

· You will develop and manage projects and programs, including strategies, implementation plans, evaluation mechanisms, staffing plans, timelines and budgets

· You will leverage full resources of the firm, increasing client/agency points of contact

· You will provide proactive leadership to accounts, staff and clients

· You will act with a high degree of independence; holds responsibility for overall account relationships

· You will maintain and grow existing accounts, establishing relationships with key client contacts and ensuring that client/agency relationships exist on multiple levels and grow over time

· You will develop and direct new business programs, including closely coordinating with the senior leaders and participating in the new business process from start to finish

· You will coach, involving and inspiring the growth and development of junior team members by providing consistent feedback, training, and growth opportunities


Who are you?

· You have 5-8 years of experience, including 2 – 3 years in a supervisory role and strong experience in the Health & Wellness industry

· You have agency experience and advanced degree, preferred but not required

· You are digitally fluent, with an understanding of the complex, fragmented media landscape and how to bring together cohesive programs and drive results for clients

· You are a persuasive communicator with exceptional written and verbal communication skills

· You have appreciation for how great work gets done and a commitment to ensuring creative excellence/output

· You are authentically passionate about great work, your team and our business

· You are a diplomatic, inspiring and empathetic leader

· You are a good listener, who reads people well and adapts their style and response accordingly

· You have strong business abilities and financial acumen to deliver work on time and on budget

· You have the ability to multi-task and work across and lead multi-disciplinary teams including program management, creative, communication and brand strategy, media, analytics, core delivery functions, and HR, and finance

· You exhibits a sense of curiosity and a growth orientation- continuously seeks out knowledge as well as growth and learning opportunities

· You speak English (fluent), Dutch (fluent)

Hoe ziet een dag er bij ons uit?

Eveline Mutsaerts | Edelman Amsterdam

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Digital Copywriter (ENG)

Are you an experienced digital content creator? Do you love writing compelling copy for social media, websites, articles and blogs? Especially for B2B brands? Are you ready to join a team of communication experts and who work for world-leading leading brands and organizations? Join us at Edelman!

To introduce ourselves, we’re Edelman Amsterdam: a globally operating communication and marketing agency specializing in integrated marketing communications.  We focus on offering our clients digital services fueled by data and insights. When we aren’t working from home, you’ll find us on the 11th floor of The Edge on the Zuidas, the most sustainable office building in Europe!


Who are you?

• You have 3-5 years of experience in ideating and writing B2B content – i.e., social media posts, ads for campaigns, copy for microsites and blogs - within either a digital or media agency, publisher or client side;

• You have an excellent command of English, spoken and written (mother tongue);

• You have basic knowledge of SEO, Analytics and Social, Content and Community Management Systems;

• You have a great understanding of the role and value of content and creativity for brands and organizations to engage audiences;

• You can provide clients and colleagues with tactical and practical advice on social media content and inform them on trends as well;

• You can build relationships, both inside and outside the agency;

• You have solid time management, planning and organizational skills and can run projects.


What are your tasks & responsibilities?

• You will be a crucial member of a multi skilled client team consisting of colleagues specialized in communications, strategy, data and insights, art & copywriting, video production and digital with whom you will work with on a daily basis;

• You ideate, write and optimize digital content based on learnings, best practice and data from analytics and advertising systems;

• You act as a community manager engaging with target audiences on social media – sharing best practice and top-performing content with client team members;

• You will help to create a content strategy (requirement) and translate this into digital formats and social media communications calendars;

• You are able to run small content projects from A to Z; including creating a scope, budget estimate and communications with client and other members of the clients team;

• You are able to run small content projects from A to Z; including creating a scope, budget estimate and communications with client and other members of the clients team.

Hoe ziet een dag bij ons eruit?

Mechteld Schoemaker | Edelman Amsterdam


Please send your application to: or should you have questions about the role, please contact Jochem Zwetsloot via

Creative Lead

We are looking for an exceptional Creative content lead - (director level) to deliver creative content solutions and drive pitches across a diverse range of global and EMEA top tier clients. You will work across disciplines and across our global Edelman network, bringing together a cast of our best minds to solve client challenges and build trust in brands through world class, award-winning creative work!

You may not know us yet, but we would like to introduce ourselves to you: Edelman is a globally operating communication and marketing agency specializing in integrated marketing communications. You will find us on the 11th floor of The Edge on the Zuidas, the most sustainable office building in Europe! With the elevator you travel to the 11th floor where you step out into another world - just wearing sneakers. Welcome to Edelman!

To introduce ourselves, we’re Edelman Amsterdam: a globally operating communication and marketing agency specializing in integrated marketing communications. When we aren’t working from home, you’ll find us on the 11th floor of The Edge on the Zuidas, the most sustainable office building in Europe!


Who are you?

· You have at least 8-10 year’s experience in relevant fields, and several years’ experience in creative content; 

· You have agency experience;

· This role requires you to come up with industry challenging ideas, and have the ability to present them; in equally compelling decks that will make clients fall in love with your creative thinking;

· You know how to lead your team and provide clear creative direction and ownership over their projects. 

· You can independently lead fast-paced pitches;

· As part of a global company operating as one team across time zones, you need to be able to successfully direct work at a distance;

· You are comfortable being the lead architect of our POV on content and storytelling;

· You are a connector who will work closely with our digital content leads and strategists who are shaping our clients’ story delivery ecosystems;

· You are a hands-on guardian of quality;

· You are able to delegate and manage creatives based in other locations (London, Johannesburg);

· You are highly comfortable applying creativity to both big consumer brands and complex B2B challenges.


What are your tasks & responsibilities?

· You'll be collaborating with extraordinary creatives, copywriters, designers, innovators, tech creators, data specialists, developers and producers and a lot more talented people across our expanding global Edelman network;

· You’ll lead by example as a driving creative force, infusing your team with creative ambition and fostering talent;

· You attack content challenges with a POV that combined earned and paid tactics, but always starts with an idea that can earn attention;

· You are entrepreneurial and a creator and builder who is not afraid to roll up your sleeves and pushes new initiatives;

· You’ll also own the creative execution of projects and content/digital productions, seeing them through from pitch to final delivery and ensuring that performance content KPIs are embedded into the core campaign idea;

· Working on multiple projects at once, you go above and beyond each brief to push what’s possible on both a creative and technical level;

· Pitching directly to our clients, you’ll be shaping and selling ground-breaking concepts that live and breathe in contemporary, fully integrated campaign executions across every imaginable and relevant discipline. 


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Research Executive

As a Strategy research & analyst you will provide support in the design, management, and execution of a variety of primary (quantitative and qualitative) and secondary research projects. This role will give you the opportunity to work on a variety of projects for the strategy department and throughout all AMS clients. Also, you will steer the monitoring team


We are looking for a confident candidate, highly organized and with previous experience in research.  


This is an opportunity to work directly in a communications agency and expand your knowledge of how communications are brought to life and activated. At the same time, your projects will focus on larger issues impacting the environment our clients work in, whether this is understanding the impact of government legislation, tracking opinions on migration or segmenting the digital population.


You will be part of an engaging, fast-paced environment, working with a dynamic team. A competitive salary and benefits package is on offer for the successful candidate


Tasks & responsibilities

Supporting in the overall design and execution of primary research projects, including but not limited to:

· Questionnaire and discussion guide design

· Fieldwork management

· Data checking

· Analysis and reporting


Supporting in the overall design and execution of secondary research projects, including but not limited to:

· Exploratory desk research;

· Designing Boolean searches/taxonomies;

· Data quality check;

· Data coding;

· Ongoing monitoring and reporting;

· Leading media monitoring issues for clients;

· Finding innovative solutions (with range of digital tools) to client challenges;

· Working on a number of different projects at the same time (normally in different subject areas and with different teams);

· Drafting presentations, using visual storytelling;

· Supplier relationship management.


Who are you?

· You have a degree educated (or equivalent) and 2-5 years of working experience in relevant field;

· You have experience with innovative ways of approaching research such as media measurement (both traditional and social) is an advantage. This includes using tools such as Talkwalker, Quid, Captiv8, Traackr & other influencer mapping tools  and an attitude of exploring and embracing new tools;

· You have an outgoing, ‘can do’ attitude with the ability to take responsibility for a variety of tasks;

· You are a ‘team player’ who is willing to help colleagues whenever necessary;

· You are curious about what makes people think and act the way they do;

· You have attention to detail and the ability to examine a problem from different perspectives;

· You are a logical and creative thinker;

· You have the ability to argue a point coherently;

· You have a high level of organisational and time management skills, with the ability to prioritise tasks and respond to requests;

· You have strong report writing skills, including the ability to boil down a complex project to key visual PowerPoint slides that tell the story and provide recommendations;

· You have the ability to work effectively with a variety of internal and external clients;

· You have strong numeracy skills;

·  Experience of quantitative research is required, experience of qualitative research is desired;

· You have excellent communication and writing skills;

·  You are well versed in social media, both personally and professionally;

·  You have good knowledge of the MS office suite- Excel, Word, and PowerPoint

· International research experience is a distinct advantage;

· Experience within a brand, public relations or consumer marketing insights agency is an advantage;

·  You live in the Netherlands and you're familiar with the Dutch (media) landscape;

·  You are fluent in English and Dutch.


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