Communications and PR Officer

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INSIDE OUTSIDE – PETRA BLAISSE
IS LOOKING FOR:

Public Relations and Communications Officer

Inside Outside is seeking to recruit a PR/Events Officer to support our office in Amsterdam. You will work closely with Petra Blaisse and partners Aura Melis and Jana Crepon. You will take care of writing, editing and assessment of PR scripts, from media requests to submissions, and the organization of internal and external events at Inside Outside.
With an international team of 15, Inside Outside is a relatively small, active and creative studio that offers a pleasant and energetic work environment. We operate in many different countries on ambitious and interesting commissions of varied scale and complexity; at each turn in different forms of collaboration.
It is important that you have a clear interest in PR and have experience with writing/editing. We are looking for someone who likes to work in a dynamic environment, is flexible, hands-on, can switch easily between tasks and is internationally oriented. You are precise, a strategic thinker and a great spokesperson. Strong affinity with architecture, applied arts and design is considered as an important asset. You can communicate fluently in Dutch and English in spoken word as well as in writing.
Key responsibilities:

  • Cultivating and maintaining good relationships with members of the press
  • Managing a rigorous communication plan and generate media coverage that includes press, digital communication and keeping all social media and website up-to-date
  • Organizing the openings of Inside Outside’s projects and produce committed outreach for every project
  • Coordination of lecture and jury invitations and offer assistance with their content
  • Creating and disseminating information about Inside Outside, both written and visual, including newsletters, press releases and project texts
  • Updating Inside Outside’s website and other platforms
  • Organizing and updating an extensive image archive and take on active image acquisition for ongoing projects
  • Working closely with colleagues across all levels to understand the studio’s ins and outs
    Requirements:
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to align with Inside Outside’s unique ethos in telling the studio’s story
  • A natural social disposition
  • An eye for composition
  • Ability to build good working relationships at all levels, internally and externally
  • Perfect Dutch and English is essential and at least one other language is helpful
  • Ability to work conscientiously and precisely, often under pressure and with tight deadlines, as well as an ability to work self-directed
  • An understanding of art, architecture and design and strong knowledge of the broader cultural sphere Inside Outside works in
  • Ability to manage sensitive and often confidential information
  • Experience with Photoshop and InDesign

To apply, please send your resume, cover letter and writing samples in Dutch and/or English to Loes Gieles at office@insideoutside.nl