Powerhouse Company: PR and Communications Manager

Powerhouse Company in Rotterdam is looking for a PR and Communications Manager for 32 to 40 hours per week | Vacancy for a Paid position, Full-time, Part-time | Deadline: 20-06-2024

Based in the climate-resilient Floating Office Rotterdam – the largest floating office building in the world with stunning views of the Rotterdam Harbor – you’ll have the exciting opportunity to make an impact on our communications efforts in Rotterdam and across international offices, including those in Norway and Germany.

Join Powerhouse Company as our PR and Communications Manager and take a leading role in shaping our global outreach and establishing our legacy in the architecture industry.

PR and Communications Manager

32 to 40 hours per week


  • Develop and execute a strategic PR vision with the team, in close collaboration with management, and coordinate with our design teams to ensure alignment with our overarching communication objectives;
  • Boost brand visibility both nationally and internationally;
  • Execute daily operations in the PR team as a strong team player;
  • Produce and distribute compelling press releases, oversee social media content strategies, and maintain robust relations with media outlets;
  • Grow and deepen our media network to ensure long-term partnerships;
  • Perform targeted PR research to craft narratives that resonate with our target audience;
  • Monitor media coverage, adjust strategies based on analytics, and keep our PR tools and databases up to date;
  • Represent Powerhouse Company at industry events, fairs, and press engagements;
  • Regularly update and refine the content of our company website to keep it current and engaging.


  • At least 3-5 years of experience in PR/marketing. Experience in the architecture industry is a plus;
  • Bachelor’s degree in journalism, Communications, Architecture, or a related field;
  • Established network within the architecture or design industry;
  • High proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite, especially InDesign and Illustrator;
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in Dutch and/or English; proficiency in German is a plus;
  • A proactive, service-minded approach and strong team collaboration skills;
  • Confidence working in a complex, dynamic, and international environment;
  • Available to work between 32 and 40 hours per week, with immediate start;
  • Authorization to work in the Netherlands.

What we offer
At Powerhouse Company, we nurture bright and driven minds, pushing the boundaries of architecture through vast and pioneering projects. Passion and creativity are at the core of everything we do, influencing our dynamic approaches and innovative outcomes. Our environment is not just dynamic—it’s transformative, offering you a place to grow and contribute to something significant. With offices in Rotterdam, Munich, and Oslo, we are a comprehensive architecture and design firm that manages every phase of the design process from concept to construction.

We prioritize work-life balance and cultivate an open-minded culture that values each individual. Our competitive compensation package includes 30 days of paid annual leave, provisions for study and parental leave, and a daily healthy lunch to keep our employees energized. Our community thrives through engaging social activities, including frizzling beer Fridays, summer barbecues, unforgettable Christmas parties, and various sports teams—from yoga to football and cycling. At Powerhouse Company, we embrace equality and are dedicated to providing an inclusive workplace. We are an equal opportunity employer committed to fairness, regardless of gender, marital status, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, disability, or age.

Ready to shape the future of architectural communications? Apply now by submitting your resume and a cover letter highlighting your unique qualifications. We look forward to building great things together!

Apply now!

For more information about our organisation: see our website.