Communications Professional

  • Vakgebied Marketing & Communication
  • Dienstverband Fulltime, Parttime
  • Vacaturenummer VAC-10021751
  • Locatie Veldhoven
  • Type overeenkomst Secondment via YER, Interim/independent, Secondment with contracting
  • Branche High Tech

Over deze vacature

For our client ASML, YER is looking for a Communications Professional, who will be working in Veldhoven. It's a full-time (32 h/week negotiable), temporary assignment, beginning immediately and initially lasting for 12 months.



For a company built on technology leadership, attracting and retaining talented people is business critical. ASML’s Communications team contributes to achieving this goal by building the company’s reputation and employer brand, communicating its strategy and achievements, and fostering employee engagement, pride and connectedness.


You will be part of the Business Lines Internal Communications team at our headquarters in Veldhoven, the Netherlands. ASML’s lithography systems – high-tech equipment the size of a city bus that operates with nanometer accuracy and is used by all of the world’s top chip makers to make the chips in smartphones, laptops and data centers as well as cars and airplanes.

In close cooperation with the global Business Lines team - you will support the internal communications needs of the major business lines team in a specialist role. At times, this will be a hands-on role requiring you to advise project teams, managers, create communications plans, produce and publish content and organize town halls. In other situations, you will work as part of the larger Internal Communications team bringing communications know-how and expertise to wider projects or implementing communications initiatives.

This is an ideal position for a communications allrounder who wants to make the step from a medium-sized organization to a global, Nasdaq-100 corporation, or for an early-career communications professional who seeks a broad spectrum of challenges. High affinity for technology is a must, a science/engineering background a plus.

Role and responsibilities

You will join the Business Lines Internal Communications team and you will report to the head of Business Lines communications and work in close collaboration with the Business Lines Team. 

Main responsibilities:

  • Provide hands-on support for site-specific internal communications, creating assets such as videos, producing and publishing content across multiple channels (e.g. intranet, narrowcasting, email, etc.) and organizing town halls and other events
  • Customize and implement work flows for quarterly messages, town halls and key events
  • Support heartbeat communication initiatives like organization announcements, emails, other mass mailing activities
  • Drive and support timely, high-quality creation and delivery of communication assets and content (written, digital, and audiovisual)
  • Be the eyes and ears of IC BL team, providing content, information and contacts for the global intranet news feed and the ASML this week newsletter
  • Routinely measure and report out to stakeholders regarding the impact of internal communications
  • Support effective delivery of our business strategy narrative in sync with the rest of the team


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.


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


Education and experience


  • BA/BS or higher
  • Science/technology/business background a plus
  • Fluency in English is a must
  • Excellent written and oral communications skills


  • 5 years of relevant experience in internal communications
  • Previous experience in external communications or marcom roles would be a plus
  • Experience in high-tech, complex, fast growing companies is a plus


  • Initiative: raise pressing matters without waiting for others to do so
  • Problem analysis: analyze problems so that decision taking becomes possible
  • Consultancy: establish relationships and use expertise to add value
  • Storytelling: written and verbal
  • Planning and prioritizing: set priorities effectively and efficiently, plan ahead and meet deadlines
  • Influence without power: in working with internal stakeholders, look for the win-win that will improve the overall outcome
  • Assertiveness: act in interest of own tasks, people and opinions while maintaining positive relationships
  • Entrepreneurship: Think beyond own working environment, also from a customer’s perspective
  • Team player who is willing to roll up their sleeves to get the job done