Senior Marketing Specialist EMEA

  • Marketing & Communications
  • De Lier, Netherlands

Senior Marketing Specialist EMEA

Job description

Climate for growth

It is Priva's mission to create an optimal environment where people can work, grow and develop. We offer global solutions for horticulture and building automation.

Our ambition is to be known as the leading technology and service provider for sustainable urban deltas. We are proud that our solutions result in lower consumption of natural resources and contribute to several of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). 


To fulfill our mission and ambition, we are looking for dedicated colleagues.


Your future ecosystem

Between Rotterdam and The Hague, you find the greenhouse capital of the world: “Het Westland”. A region that has a great contribution to The Netherlands as food exporter number 2 worldwide, right after the US.


In these 100 square kilometers Priva was founded in the fifties. An innovative second-generation owned family business. Today we are a market-leading company in the Horticultural sector and our ambition is to introduce innovative cloud solutions in accurate greenhouse control, smart (re)use of water, sustainable energy use and efficient labor.


We are proud we emerged from The Netherlands but even prouder that we now operate via 16 international branch offices in over 100 countries worldwide.

We are Priva and we are looking for a Marketing Communications Specialist EMEA to show Priva in a future-proof way, as a valued business partner, innovative, open for partnerships and ready for the next step. We empower the new marketing strategy and positioning for Priva Horticulture. We show the world (on- and offline) how we contribute, how we help our target groups realizing their goals and dreams, who we are and what we do to create a climate for growth.

How you add value

You are responsible for the marketing communications of the region EMEA within Priva Horticulture. You work with account managers within EMEA, the branch office manager, our whole marketing team, our branch offices worldwide and you are in contact with our customers and partners. For this role, your view is externally focused: main focus on (new) customers and partners, trends, opportunities and threats, and always looking at the market, developments and the competition to see how we can improve Priva together. However, you do not exclude internal, as we work together to realize projects, goals and plans.


In this role, you add value by build further on overall (global – EMEA) marketing communications and inspire and convince (by results and proof) the EMEA branch office to the new way of marketing communications. You create marketing communications plans for specific markets, develop marketing campaigns and activate the plans in order to increase our awareness, improve our image and/or to create marketing leads as well as joint marketing plans with our sales partners. You make sure sales kits, tools and other branding and communication tools are available and aligned.

Job requirements

Who you are
You are an experienced, international-orientated Marketing Specialist with a sustainable mindset. Furthermore, we are reading your resume to find:

  • 7+ years of experience in marketing communications, as well as 3-5 years’ experience in campaigns: marketing communications skills, marketing skills;
  • Bachelor or Master degree marketing communications;
  • Eager on creating customer value;
  • Languages: excellent Dutch and English skills, preferable an extra foreign language;
  • Working experience in aligning international branch offices with global marketing strategy is most appreciated;
  • Experience in our sector or other strong technical sectors are a big plus;
  • Outgoing and easy-going, dear to take the lead and to communicate, networker;

What you get

In numbers:

  • A gross salary based on your experience in the range of € 3.500,- and € 6.000,- based on 40 hours a week;
  • We find a healthy work-life balance important: working flexible hours combined with 30 vacation days a year and the option to buy more;
  • 8% holiday allowance;
  • Travel allowance of € 0,19/km with a daily maximum of 150 kilometers.

For your own sustainability:

  • Join our collective health insurance;
  • Be secured with our pension plan;
  • Feel engaged and join our participation plan;
  • Keep on learning with your personal education possibilities and budget;
  • Be happy and fit by using our healthy cafeteria, our free on-premises fitness where you can participate in CrossFit, Pilates and Spinning classes or play table tennis or table football.

Does all of this make you smile? Feel free to apply below or contact us for further information. We are keen to tell you more about us, our vision and future.


A screening procedure can be part of our selection process.