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Copywriter for tenderdocuments

  • Communication & Markets
  • Office Gorinchem
  • Posted date:
  • Closing date:

The position
Will your clearly-written communications convince clients to choose Van Oord? Are you looking for a varied and challenging job, in a dynamic international working environment, in which you will contribute to winning large and complex tenders? If so, read on to see what Van Oord has to offer you. For our Tendering & Estimating department in Gorinchem, we are looking for a Copywriter for tender documents.

Van Oord acquires world-wide projects through responding to calls for tenders, some involving pre-selection. During the tendering process, we demonstrate our capabilities and differentiate ourselves from our competitors. In the role of Copywriter for tender documents, you will translate technical / non-technical solutions and offers into a concise, commercial and readable document for our clients.

Your responsibilities

  • The translation of technical solutions into clear, readable texts
  • Final editing and layout of documents to be sent out to clients
  • Making presentations for our clients
  • Collecting information by holding interviews
  • Coordinating and collaborating with other staff departments

Job requirements

  • A degree in journalism, communication or similar (university of applied sciences)
  • 3 years work experience as a company journalist or technical / non-technical copywriter
  • Excellent command of written and spoken Dutch and English
  • Experience of holding interviews
  • The ability to turn a lot of information, some of it technical, into a concise and convincing account on paper
  • Affinity with contracting, technology and maritime matters
  • Experience with editing images / video and document layouts is an advantage
  • A stress-resistant, assertive person who can hold their own
  • Excellent communication (both written and verbal) and social skills

We offer
A challenging job in which you will contribute to winning challenging international projects, based on your specialism. You will be given responsibility and we will offer you the opportunity to put your ideas into practice. In addition, we can provide an excellent salary package that is appropriate to your background and experience.

About Van Oord
Van Oord is a leading global contractor in dredging, hydraulic engineering and offshore projects (oil, gas and wind). We are an innovative partner for our clients and have been contributing to the infrastructure of tomorrow's world for over a hundred years. Our people are committed, enterprising professionals with a passion for water and technology.

Do you want to be a part of Van Oord?
Apply now online by clicking on the 'apply' button below. Still not convinced? Feel free to contact me for more information or regarding other opportunities at Van Oord:

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Please do not send job applications to my e-mail address. Only online applications received through the Van Oord website will be considered. You can use the 'apply' button at the bottom of the vacancy ad for this purpose.

We will not be using external agencies to fill this vacancy.

Bas van der Muren
Bas van der Muren

+31 88 8262499

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