Digital Content Specialist (32-40 hours)

The European Hematology Association (EHA) promotes excellence in patient care, research and education in hematology. EHA envisions a cure for all blood disorders by connecting hematologists worldwide, supporting their career development, harmonizing hematology education and advocating the interests of hematology and hematologists in the European arena.

EHA is governed by the EHA Board and supported in its activities by various committees and the Executive Office located in The Hague. An international team of 30 staff members works in a dynamic, results-driven and open environment and takes pride in serving the association in an efficient manner.

For our Communication and Media department, we are looking for a

Digital Content Specialist (32-40 hours)

As Digital Content Specialist in our team you are the champion in creating distinguished content in all communications. As a professional, you know all relevant ways around social media and websites. LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram are an open book for you; you know how to play the different platforms with their specific targets for optimal engagement and impact!

Your activities

Along with the Communication and Media team, you are responsible for attractive content using the right channels. Besides that you are actively participating in the development of digital media strategies to meet specific communication and marketing objectives through social media and email marketing.

You will manage and update our online assets and support the development of new content as needed. You will ensure that EHA's digital communication and marketing materials (e.g. e-newsletters, mailers, social media messages, visuals) are appropriate, accurate, up-to-date, grammatically correct and consistent with EHA's branding and style guide.

Your knowledge and experience

To fulfill the needs for this position, you must have:

  • a bachelor’s degree in digital media, communications, journalism, marketing or a related field
  • an excellent command of the English language (oral and written)
  • proven experience and elective affinity in effective content creation and social media management, which makes you the perfect Digital Content Specialist for now and in the future
  • the ability to identify content needs and determine the right channels
  • a good understanding of online community-building
  • web content writing experience and copywriting skills

A plus for this position is:

  • a good sense of visual communications and basic knowledge of video production (we work with Adobe InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop).

Your competencies

You have a strong hands-on mentality and you are pro-active in creating content and using the right channels. You know how to address and engage each of your target audiences in the appropriate tone-of-voice using different media. 

You are always on top of the latest online trends, know where to find best practice and willingly share these with your colleagues. As a communications professional, your resourcefulness and creativity know no bounds. You have a strong attention to detail and accuracy, plan your work and carry out your tasks with minimal supervision, make constructive suggestions and respond to challenges with a growth mindset. You enjoy working in a small organization and are able to handle multiple tasks simultaneously, in an organized way and with a smile.

What we offer

  • A challenging job in an international environment
  • A salary based on knowledge and experience
  • 8% holiday allowance
  • A collective pension plan
  • 30 vacation days
  • Good travel reimbursement arrangements
  • Possibility to follow training courses

If you are interested in this position, please send your motivation letter and your CV to before September 6, 2019.

For questions regarding this position, please contact Jon Tarifa at or by phone +31 (0)70 3020 099.