Huygens Engineers

Communication specialist, 16 - 24 hours per week

Sector: Technical Development and Engineering services

As a communication specialist at Huygens Engineers, you will play a crucial role in articulating and communicating our services and added value through presentations, on the web and on social media. Next to your inherent communication passion, you are also partly driven by a genuine interest in technology, technical realisations, and the underlying science.


  • Are a creative thinker with strong written and visual communication skills in English (Dutch communication skills are not a pre, yet, positively valued);
  • Have affinity with technical and scientific language.
  • Are energized by a coherent overarching explanation of our high-quality engineering projects.
  • Spread our value proposition on various media (presentations, web, (indirect) postings) for the benefit of both customers and employees.
  • Can summarize and highlight specific projects.
  • Love visible results and are situationally sensitive to quality.

Huygens Engineers…

  • Develops or improves advanced systems, components, and tools for OEMrs.
  • Relieves our client’s R&D departments by taking over development projects and tasks.
  • Combines theoretical knowledge with practical implementation.
  • Background is Mechanical Engineering and Electrical Engineering.
  • Our services focus on Innovative Production Systems, High Tech Fluidics, Sustainable Energy, Technology and Marine Technology.
  • We now have 23 engineers, including several PhDs. We are growing steadily and want to further expand our specialism. Knowing each other well is part of working atmosphere and job satisfaction.
  • Within the company there is an enormous willingness to help each other.

Your tasks.

  • Helping to keep track of and improve corporate presentations including project explanations.
  • Maintaining and further improving the content of the website.
  • Managing our company pages on LinkedIn, posting regular updates, and initiating relevant blogs and communications.
  • Supporting marketing campaigns and events.
  • Owning the company's fibber.
  • Monitoring and directing Google Ads and website analytics.
  • Taking sufficient initiative, with a balance between quantity and quality.

Required competences and experience.

  • A communication education (either Bachelor or Master) with a track record in technical or scientific topics or a technical background (either Bachelor or Master) with a track record in communication.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication; Somewhat proficient in graphic design
  • Experience with Power Point and Adobe packages and related.
  • Affinity or experience with B2B sales funnel, where LinkedIn (blogs, posts & campaigns), landing page and website together result in requests and other contact moments with potential prospects or potential new hires.

We are encouraging and accepting applications from Master students interested in a part-time job.

We offer.

  • An excellent salary, from 2800 Euro FTE to 4500 Euro FTE.
  • Prospect of a permanent contract after a trial period.
  • A great company to work in where you can make a difference.
  • A culture that balances the urge to contribute and space for private matters.
  • A culture that rewards professionalism, competence, and independence.
  • An open culture where influence is created through competence and integrity, regardless of gender, identification, ethnicity, religion, nationality.


Until 22 December by sending your CV and a short motivation to Juan Jauregui via

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