(Junior) Communication Specialist HR

  • Job category Marketing & Communication
  • Employment Fulltime, Parttime
  • Reference number VAC-10016176
  • Location Veldhoven
  • Contract type Secondment via YER, Interim/independent
  • Industry High Tech

About this vacancy

For ASML, we are looking for a Communications Specialist. It's a position for a minimum of 32 hours per week, initially for six months, with the possibility of extension.

Do you have experience in communicating with a highly technical, detail-oriented audience? Do you know how to build and execute communications plans to support behavioral change, and do you have a talent for developing creative communications? Are you a team-oriented, proactive individual with a can-do-mentality who is passionate about how employees experience their (physical) work environment?Then we would like to talk to you!

ASML is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of chip-making equipment and the technology/market leader in the semiconductor lithography field. By helping to make chips cheaper and more powerful, we help to make semiconductor technology more attractive for a larger range of products and services.

ASML is a global company with around 30,000 employees worldwide. We are looking for an Internal Communications professional, well-versed in change management communications and with a special talent for coordinating the creation of impactful and creative communications that stimulate employee experience and engagement. You have a knack for understanding how employees perceive certain changes and how effective communication can guide people through change. A genuine team player, always focused on the bigger picture and driving key messages.

ASML is an Equal Opportunity Employer that values and respects the importance of a diverse and inclusive workforce. It is the policy of the company to recruit, hire, train and promote persons in all job titles without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, or gender identity. We recognize that diversity and inclusion is a driving force in the success of our company.

Job description

As Communications Specialist you will be part of People Services. You help to inform, engage and thrill employees of ASML Netherlands throughout the transformation to the future People Services Organization via different communications and training activities:

  • Preparation and follow-up of information sessions
  • Campaign preparation
  • Update the People Portal, coordinating the input with the different content owners
  • Support training logistics (invites, registration, follow-up)

You will be part of a very engaged, driven and warm team professionals. We welcome you to be part of this transformation, we welcome you to be part of progress.


ASML is a successful Dutch high-tech enterprise that produces complex lithography systems used by chip manufacturers in the production of integrated circuits. ASML is at the cutting edge of this technology and delivers systems to all the world's leading chip manufacturers. ASML's employees are among the most creative talents in the fields of physics, mathematics, chemistry, mechanical engineering and software. Every day they collaborate in close-knit multidisciplinary teams in which members listen to and learn from one another and exchange ideas. It is the ideal environment for professional development and personal growth.

ASML is headquartered in Veldhoven, the Netherlands.

Offer description

You will be employed by YER and seconded to ASML. We offer:

  • Good employee benefits
  • Excellent guidance from your consultant and YER's back office
  • Friendly atmosphere and open culture
  • Community/network with other technology professionals from a variety of multinationals
  • Events and master classes with interesting speakers and attractive companies
  • There is also the possibility of being hired as a freelancer

Candidate profile

Education and experience

Bachelor's degree in Business, Marketing, Communications or Journalism. 

We are looking either for someone with university background (bachelor degree) and experience with communication activities in an international environment. 


Working at the cutting edge of tech, you’ll always have new challenges and new problems to solve – and working together is the only way do that. You won’t work in a silo. Instead, you’ll be part of a creative, dynamic work environment where you’ll collaborate with supportive colleagues. There is always space for creative and unique points of view. You’ll have the flexibility and trust to choose how best to tackle tasks and solve problems.

To thrive in this job, you’ll need the following skills:

  • Creativity: Shapes ideas and improves and makes ready for execution
  • Writing & Presentation skills in English, including internal news, scripts, scenarios, presentation support, stage work
  • Planning and prioritization skills
  • Good communication skills, enabling interactions with a wide variety of stakeholders
  • Excellent MS Powerpoint