Senior Writer and Content Strategist
General Marketing - Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Senior Writer and Content Strategist
General Marketing - Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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At TomTom…You’ll move the world forward. Every day, we create the most innovative mapping and location technologies to shape tomorrow’s mobility for the better.We are proud to be one team of more than 4,500 unique, curious, passionate problem-solvers spread across the world. We bring out the best in each other. And together, we help the automotive industry, businesses, developers, drivers, citizens, and cities move towards a safer, cleaner, and congestion-free world.

As Senior Writer and Content Strategist, you will be responsible for helping set and execute a cohesive content strategy that aligns to and advances business goals. You are a skilled copywriter with a deep understanding of and interest in technology and product marketing.

Your role is to create content that deeply connects with our audience and to constantly find new ways to engage our community. Your ultimate goal is to drive awareness, desired perception and lead generation for the TomTom brand. You will challenge perceptions, educate and inspire our audience to turn TomTom into a loved brand and a community that drivers, developers and prospective employees want to be a part of.

This position is part of the global marketing team, reporting to the Head of Content, and serves all key business units: Consumer, Automotive, Enterprise and Talent (Human Resources).

What you'll do
  • Help set and implement strategic direction for content marketing across TomTom’s B2B and B2C businesses.

  • Accountable for copywriting, concepting and content development/planning.

  • Work closely with team to develop and execute a content strategy roadmap.

  • Write/lead development of content that attracts, inspires and engages our consumers.

  • Outline approach across channels in collaboration with the different channel managers.

  • Work closely with consumer research for insights.

  • Mine and repurpose existing and new content to stretch its value, overseeing the creation and/or repurposing of existing content across a number of online and offline channels (e.g. social, display, print, radio, OOH). Brief new content creation either to the internal in-house agency or preferred external agencies.

  • Conduct regular content audits on all owned channels to ensure consistency, message relevancy and effectiveness. Make recommendations for updates and revise as needed.

  • Stay up-to-date on research and trends to ensure that content is relevant and innovative for the current marketplace.

What you'll need:
  • A minimum of 7 years’ experience in copywriting, you are a skilled copywriter with experience writing to both B2B and B2C audiences in the tech and product marketing space.

  • Strong understanding of different channels, the role they play and how to best develop the right content specifically designed for each.

  • Identify new channels our audience uses.

  • Experience in working with insights to craft ideas starting from deep insights, human truths and consumer research.

  • Capacity to work independently and autonomously, self-identifying opportunities and prioritizing focus areas.

  • Strong relationship-building skills, with a track record in building a great internal network across diverse areas of focus.

  • Excellent organizational skills, prioritizing tasks and managing time efficiently, while accommodating competing stakeholder needs (both internal and external).

  • Experience in working for a global brand across multiple markets with localized content.

  • Experience with tracking and measuring impact of copy/content/creative campaigns

  • Native English speaker.

  • You are currently based out of and are eligible to work in the Netherlands

Meet your team

The content team sits within TomTom’s creative agency and is responsible for creating compelling, purposeful content across all relevant channels. Working closely with stakeholders, designers, marketing colleagues, we take a collaborative approach to telling TomTom’s story and advancing our business objectives. 

Achieve more

We are self-starters who play well with others. Every day, we solve new problems with creativity, meet new people and learn rapidly at our offices around the world. We will invest in your growth and are committed to supporting you. In everything we do, we’re guided by six values: We care, putting our heart into what we do; we build trust (you can count on us); we create – it’s how we make a difference; we are confident, but don’t boast; we keep it simple because life is complex enough; and we have fun because life’s too short to be boring. 

Ready to move the world forward? 

After you apply

Our recruitment team will work hard to give you a meaningful experience throughout the process, no matter the outcome. Your application will be screened closely and you can rest assured that all follow-up actions will be thorough, from assessments and interviews through onboarding.

TomTom is an equal opportunity employer

TomTom is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity, thrive on each other’s differences and are committed to creating an inclusive environment at our offices around the world. Naturally, we do not discriminate against any employee or job applicant because of race, religion, color, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, marital status, disability, national origin, genetics, or age.

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