GrandVision is a global leader in optical retailing and delivers high quality and affordable eye care to more and more customers around the world. The high quality eye care offered by GrandVision includes a wide range of services provided by its vision expert, prescription glasses including frames and lenses, contact lenses and contact lens care products, and sunglasses both plain and with prescription lenses. These products are offered through leading optical retail banners which operate more than 40 countries across Europe, the Americas, the Middle East and Asia. GrandVision serves its customers in over 7,000 stores and with more than 36,000 employees which are proving every day that in EYE CARE, WE CARE MORE.
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Developing Careers & Potential
Within all GrandVision companies we recruit for a career, not just a job. We are passionate about customer satisfaction and develop our people to look for growth potential within the job and within the company. Our preference is to always promote internally where possible. So, wherever people start, there’s always somewhere else to go. We strive for continuous improvement and our new recruits help us to further raise the future potential of our company.
Our whole business is full of people who have gone on to achieve a successful career through experiencing a variety of different roles in different locations and area of our business. We continually support and develop our people who have the desire, ambition and potential to grow.
Internal Communication Intern, Amsterdam Area
The Headquarter of GrandVision is located at Schiphol airport. From here shared services are provided to country organizations in the areas of supply chain, information technology, finance, human resources and category management. The Internal Communications Department is responsible for the communication activities which address all employees of GrandVision across the countries.
6 months, from March 1st or 15 until October 1st
Internal Communication Manager
Main purpose of the role
To contribute to and come up with all internal communications activities of the Headquarters and the countries. Responsibilities:
Supporting, generating and editing editorial content for key internal communications channels – You are a true news chaser!
Use effective writing skills to contribute to the corporate newsletter and Intranet articles
Implementation and follow up on internal communication initiatives;
Intranet site maintenance;
Support in the Internal Communications Manager in various projects
Active participation in the development of communication plans and producing material for key communication moments
Required qualifications/level of education
You are currently studying Communications, Marketing or Journalism in your final year
Excellent journalistic writing skills in English
Experience with Office 365
Experience with designing is a strong pre
Positive, customer first, can do attitude
Core competencies/Personal attributes
Highly adaptable to new environments; with a natural ability to embrace learning and develop through experience. High level of energy and ambitions to give a positive impact, ability to initiate dialogue with people.
Key skills, knowledge and experience
You are a strong communicator with fantastic interpersonal and writing skills in English
You identify yourself as being proactive, well organized and hands on, with a strong willingness to learn