Marketing & Communications Manager

Do you want to change the world? At BYCS we believe some of our most complex problems can be solved by one our our simplest solutions, the bicycle. Increased cycling makes cities healthier, more sustainable and more prosperous. And we are now looking for a passionate, creative communicator to help take this message out to the world. We are on the hunt for a superstar to help power up and lead our marketing and communications. This is an exciting and unique role, suited to someone who wants to put their own stamp on our future growth and impact.

So… do you understand the power of the right message to change the way people think and act? Can you translate business strategy and social impact into engaging communications opportunities? And… very importantly, do you have a passion for positively transforming our cities?

Due to our current Director of Communications taking a step back to spend more time with family, we are looking for an experienced communications manager to pick up and progress our strategy, and to lead our small communications team on a daily basis. You will still be supported by the Director where helpful, but will be expected to take over day-to-day management of the marketing and communications function. The rest of your team is made up of an intern / all rounder executive, and a digital / multi-media executive. You will also work closely with our co-founders, as well as with our project managers, helping to ensure effective communications across our product and program portfolio.

At BYCS, effective communications is essential to help us share our ideas, bring on new partners and change the way people think and act in cities around the world. The communications team supports the company through brand building, business development, stakeholder management, and behavioural change campaigns. 

About you
You must speak and write fluent English (and fluent Dutch will also be a bonus).
You will have a number of years experience in marketing and communications, and a proven passion for making a positive societal impact with your work. It is important that you are committed to our  Mission, share our Values and have the skills to take our communications forward.

About the role
The role will be varied but may include (depending on your skills / experience):

  • Strategy development and implementation (across owned, shared and earned for both BYCS brand and BYCS Products & Services
  • PR / media relations
  • Stakeholder and partner relations
  • Content creation (in English mainly) and content marketing
  • Team management / marcomms function management 

 

You will join an international team, and enjoy a range of personal and professional development opportunities.

Want to know more about us and our work, head here.

To apply for an interview on this role, please send a letter of motivation along with your CV to adam@bycs.org