Are you a highly motivated Communication Officer who feels comfortable working in a fast-growing international organization in the healthcare industry?
Are you a professional with a SMILE?

We specialize in developing simple solutions within the international healthcare industry. Daily discomforts provide our source of inspiration. Our products include durable aids for putting on and taking off therapeutic compression stockings (The Slide Solution), as well as pre-moist wash products for care recipients that need assistance in bathing (Swash®).
We are an international business operating from offices in the Netherlands (HQ), Germany, Denmark, Sweden, Belgium, Spain and the US. Since being established in 1994, Arion has been growing year-on-year and evolving opportunities in the international market mean that Arion will continue to grow strongly over the coming years. Arion is located at Avantis Business Park, - quite literally - on the German-Dutch border.


For our Slide Solutions department we are looking for a:
Communication Officer
Heerlen/Aachen
 0,5 - 1,0 FTE

 

The Position:
As part of team Arion Slide Solutions you will be responsible for increasing effectiveness in communication towards Arion Slide Solutions customers, within existing and new markets. Development of marketing campaigns for this department, both internally and externally is one of your tasks. You play a key part in communicating the organizations’ marketing message.

You are also responsible for writing effective content for all types of marketing materials both online and offline. You will work within a small flexible team, together with 3 direct colleagues and the Manager of the department.

 

Your challenge:

  • Preparing, planning and (project)managing of the content of all publicity sources with focus on the content of our website with the goal to maximize brand visibility;
  • Developing an integrated communication strategy and a plan for incorporating marketing and online presence;
  • Developing social media campaigns in alignment with our communication strategy;
  • Engaging customers through (social)media and monitoring the response rate;
  • Develop and disseminate marketing materials to increase our Slide Solutions visibility in the market;
  • Evaluating the effectiveness of all our marketing activities;
  • Supporting the department in daily marketing activities;
  • Participation in trade fairs internationally;
  • Translating promo/marketing materials from English into German and vice versa;
  • Adaptation of marketing and promo materials to the German market specifically.
  • Development of marketing materials, production for customers etc., in coordination with the Designer of the Department.

Our needs:

  • Key values: Socially Responsible, Market-driven, Innovative, Leading, Energetic (SMILE);
  • German mother language;
  • A good spoken and written proficiency in English is required (level B2);
  • Knowledge of a third official language is an asset;
  • Bachelors’ degree in Marketing/Communication or similar;
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience in Marketing and Communication;
  • Knowledge of building content for a website and social media is an asset;
  • Copywriting skills and experience;
  • Strong understanding of content management systems;
  • Experience with online marketing (SEO/social media);
  • Teamplayer;
  • International work experience is an asset;
  • Strong analytical, persuasive and communication skills. You know how to inspire people;
  • An ability to create innovative solutions and work independently in a results-driven culture.


Arion is a fast-growing company in a market that has great potential. We offer a unique international working environment where your talents and ambition can be harnessed to the fullest. Arion is known for doing things differently. Over the years, we have been nominated for the Dutch Fast 50 Award (Deloitte), High Growth Award (PWC), FD Gazellen Award and twice for the Innovation Top 100 (Chamber of Commerce).

Do you want to SMILE with us?
If so, do not hesitate to click here, fill out the application form and upload your CV & motivation letter to become part of the Arion Group. Questions regarding the position can be addressed to the HR department, on +31 (0)45-209 4000 or email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. For further information, please check out our website at: www.arion-group.com

Arion

Arion is an innovative company that operates in the international healthcare market.

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Arion Holding B.V.
Rutherford 11
6422 RE HEERLEN (NL)

Tel.: +31 (0)45 209 40 00
Fax: +31 (0)45 209 40 01
E-mail: info@arion-group.com

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