Spokesman / External Communications Adviser

  • NIBC
  • The Hague, Netherlands
  • Jul 27, 2017
Full time Communication

Job Description

Job Description:


NIBC Bank NV is looking for a spokesman / communications consultant. In this function you fulfill an alternate role in which customer and media contacts are important, as well as the design and implementation of a targeted PR and communication strategy . You are responsible for the development and implementation of the press and speeches. You know how to connect between different products, sectors and teams. You can easily switch between projects and levels within the organization.

Why would you like to work for NIBC's Corporate Communications?

In the position of spokesperson / communications adviser you are part of the Corporate Communications team and help you to highlight the strategy, positioning and reputation of the bank in various stakeholders. You advise management and staff on communication issues, develop communication plans, and be jointly responsible for implementing it in resources: corporate campaigns, new media, offline and offline communication and sponsorship. We strive for an integrated communication approach to contribute to the transparency of NIBC to all stakeholders, such as customers, employees, shareholders, investors and other stakeholders.

In short: a versatile function in a motivated team, which offers a lot of space for its own initiative and makes use of each other's qualities to achieve the best result.


What are you going to do?

  • Compiling and implementing a solid strategic media / PR and external communication plan;
  • Spokesman; Compile (financial) press releases / press presentations, Q & A's and provide media training and interviews;
  • Develop strategic communication advice for internal customers;
  • Project management role in major projects such as the annual report;
  • Engaged in creative implementation of social media, (customer) events, video productions, white papers and campaigns; and
  • Compile and execute social media policies.


Who are we looking for?

For this function we are looking for someone who, like the rest of the team, is fanatical, enthusiastic and authentic! A candidate with a minimum HBO / academic work and thinking level. You have four to five years relevant work experience in the financial world. You control the spokesperson and external communications advisor's box.

In addition, the following features apply to you:

  • You are demonstrable result-oriented;
  • Knowledge of and experience in the banking sector is an important pre;
  • Knowledge of PR practice, marketing communication and social media is desirable;
  • You have good consulting skills and are at the same time hands-on and able to take care of the necessary communication work in a professional and efficient manner ;
  • You have experience with project management;
  • You are well able to reconsider and execute an innovative PR approach every time you work closely with your personal press relations;
  • You are going to work proactively and in a plan, be analytical and function both independently and in groups;
  • You speak Dutch and English very well in word and writing.


What do we offer you?

NIBC is a relatively small bank with a dynamic and informal culture. You will immediately make an impact on both the bank and its customers. Within NIBC you get immediate responsibilities, exposed to senior management and offer you the opportunity to understand how a bank works. This is a unique opportunity to show and develop your talents. In addition, we nurture our enterprising and innovative culture by offering flexible devices and workplaces. This allows you to work wherever and when you want, which leads to a better performance and work / private balance.