Editor Social Media (EN)


Vacancy I amsterdam - Editor Social Media (EN)

I Amsterdam is the main source of information and inspiration for international visitors and international residents. We are looking for a creative and enthusiastic editor responsible for our English-language social media channels

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Your Job

  • you will work closely with the Senior Editor of Social Media English
  • you will be creating content for the international I amsterdam channels on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube, and possible new channels in the future.
  • you plan and produce the various social media accounts in English. Both in text, photo, and video.
  • you work directly with the other print, social and online editors and align content plans.
  • you create content for (international) residents, visitors, companies, stakeholders (advertisers), and other interested parties in the Netherlands and abroad; on many different topics relevant to them, in the suitable form, on the right channel.
  • together with the Senior Editor, you carry out a social media content strategy for the different target groups based on insights, research, and data.

About you

  • the “pen” is a metaphorical weapon that you are familiar with since writing will be one of your main tasks
  • if you are a true social media editor. You are familiar with each channel: the target audience, what works, the (technical) possibilities, and the (unwritten) rules.
  • you are flexible and work well under pressure. You are aware of the latest news and know what influence this has on our social channels.
  • you can use the right channel to bring content to the right audience.
  • you have a broad interest in Amsterdam, the region, and the target groups mentioned above.
  • you have a good sense of politics and news.
  • you are creative and resourceful and can create an effective post within the frameworks (organizational goals, conversion, stakeholders) and available resources.
  • you see social media as part of the whole media mix and the customer journey. You search for opportunities to make the most of existing content (website, print) or search for stories about and from the city and region.
  • you take responsibility for your own work and seek cooperation with others.
  • you take a fresh look, are critical, you stand for your profession and an excellent joint result.

Your CV contains

  • minimum 1 year of work experience as a (social media) editor
  • a broad experience with the content on different topics
  • knowledge of social advertising and can work with different (workflow) systems: Social Studio, Analytics, Salesforce, Meltwater, Hootsuite, etc.)
  • proficiency in English (British-English) at the native speaker level
  • Nederlands spreken is een plus

What can you expect from us?
An employer that gives a lot of freedom in the way you do your job. This makes flexible working hours and home working very important. Continuous personal development is part of our corporate culture. Do you also want to contribute to a sustainable, viable, and prosperous Amsterdam Metropolitan Area? Then you'll be a perfect fit!??

In addition, we offer you

  • a salary of around 2.402 – 2.700 (based on 38-strong employment)
  • the full-time job of 38 hours, a contract of 32 hours is possible in consultation
  • access to online training
  • a personal budget for training
  • the I amsterdam crew card, gives you free or discounted access to almost all Amsterdam museums and attractions.

More information or apply directly?
Is the vacancy of Editor Social Media (EN) your next step? Then respond directly via this link. Would you like to know more about the job first? Please contact Danielle Meester, Social Media editor; d.meester@iamsterdam.com


About us:
amsterdam&partners, a public-private not-for-profit foundation, is the city marketing organization for the Amsterdam Metropolitan Area. We are the guide for residents, companies, startups, talent, congresses, and (inter)national visitors. We contribute to a viable and prosperous city and a metropolis where people live, work, and recreation to their satisfaction through integral city marketing. Besides a head office at the IJ (with a beautiful view), we have an Iamsterdam Store at Amsterdam Central Station.

Our organization has almost 100 employees who are enthusiastic about the city and the surrounding area. We have an open culture and informal working atmosphere, where there is plenty of room to use and develop your talents. Creativity, enthusiasm, open communication, cooperation, involvement, and responsibility are keywords.

Want to know more? Please visit our website www.iamsterdam.com.



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  • English
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  • Creative & Design
  • Editorial Writing & Translation
  • Online Marketing
  • Journalism
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