» Marketing specialist Do you love a challenge and have what it takes to facilitate growth in a complex, international market? The international textile and clothing industry is changing. New materials, sustainable processing methods and more functional clothing are being adopted and TANATEX has a role to play at the front of this change. Therefore, for the Marketing Department in Ede, Netherlands, we are currently looking for a candidate for the position of: Marketing specialist M/F (fulltime) The marketing specialist reports to the Global Marketing Manager. Purpose of the job: Your primary challenge will be to manage and support projects that deliver business growth. You will be the conscious of the organisation in terms of market knowledge and become a specialist in end-use segments like sportswear, the sleep industry and industrial textiles. Together with your colleagues at the marketing department, you will deliver marketing campaigns, propositions and concept based product launches in a timely and proactive manner. Job activities include: Collect and distribute market intelligence; Perform market- and competitor analysis; Develop and manage marcom activities; Analyze plans and performance; Identify growth opportunities; Support business case development. Job qualifications: You are currently acting and thinking on a Bachelor / Master-level, such as business administration, marketing or commerce. Minimum 2 years experience in a similar function and environment, emphasis on industrial (technical) business to business marketing. Intelligent creative thinker. Entrepreneurial spirit. Solid communicative- and project management skills. Fascinated by the ins and outs of the global textile industry. You are ambitious and eager to invest in yourself. Excellent command of Dutch and English, sufficient knowledge of German. About Tanatex TANATEX Chemicals breaks new ground with ultramodern textile processing solutions, ranging from pre-treatment to finishing. Through a global network of offices, agencies and distributors, we support our customers worldwide with advanced top quality wet processing products and a high level of technical and tailormade service. For 60 years we have proven to be a trustworthy and innovative associate. Since 2016 we are a company of Transfar Chemicals. Our cutting-edge products are based on the latest trends and demands in today’s (technical) textiles and carpet processing industry. We do not sell mere products; we offer fit-for-purpose solutions. With an eco-friendly way of thinking, TANATEX experts are the ones to watch. What’s in it for you: Competitive salary in line with the requirements of the position. Bicycle plan. 25 days of leave and in addition 12 ATV days with a full-time employment. Extra leave days for age and years of service (up to 10 days extra). Flexible working hours in consultation with supervisor. Homework option in consultation with supervisor. Information For more information about the job description please contact Jan Kaak (Global Marketing Manager): +31 (0)318 67 08 14 or contact Desirée Traanman (HR Manager) for the HR procedure: +31 (0)318 67 09 11. Interested candidates should send their motivation letter and resume before the 18th of February to firstname.lastname@example.org. Certified for quality, safety and sustainability About Tanatex Chemicals The textile industry is on the move, and so are its consumers. New technologies, better machinery, fashion trends: they’re all gamechangers. Textile players that keep up all have one thing in common. They don’t live up to standards- instead they set their own. We are a group of enthusiastic science lovers with a passion for textiles and everything that makes them better. We work on products that add value to your fabrics and help you optimise your production processes.