Do you believe that international education can change the world? If the answer is ‘yes’, then join us and make that difference happen!

Studyportals has innovated the way universities all around the world recruit international students. Each month, our websites receive over three million visits from students around the world, searching for the right education. This makes us the most popular study choice platform worldwide.

As Senior Editor and Digital Communication Specialist you will be part of our mission and help our young, dedicated and multinational team, further stabilizing and developing our market leading position.

Your role will be to provide thought leadership content for our international University partners.

Taking full ownership for the creation and promotion of engaging content for senior decision makers at Higher education institutions worldwide, makes you get up in the morning. Your goal: Studyportals to be seen as thought leader and a strategic partner for C-level in the higher education sector.

Our headquarter is based in Eindhoven, the Netherlands. For this position remote and/or blended working are eligible.

Your Role

  • Takes ownership of and creates thought leadership blogs, articles, reports, using input from internal experts and relevant sources in education sector
  • Manages the content calendar and content roadmap
  • Builds a deep understanding of our target audiences and uses it to create content 
  • Works closely with the Marketing and Sales teams to ensure that content objectives are met
  • Keeps track of the thought leadership content on our webpages and all other relevant text pieces on different marketing channels. Promotes and targets content on social media
  • Develops and executes communication plan for Marketing Awards Event in October 2021
  • Prepares content and input for Inspiration Meetings with Studyportals’ Board of Advisors (representatives of academia)
  • Ensures all content is on-brand, consistent, clear and optimised for search and user experience for all channels. Proofreads content before publication
  • Writes and sends out press releases for journalists, clients and partners, while keeping track of press contacts, and invests time in engaging with the right PR stakeholders.


  • 5- 7 years of relevant experience in Higher Education and/or B2B marketing communications
  • Delivers against a content plan and calendar, supporting university marketing initiatives. Brings knowledge of digital content marketing to B2B audience.
  • Excellent writing and editing skills (articles, blogs, research reports, corporate communication, PR), eye for consistency and detail, fluent in English
  • Knows how to use research, data and infographics to increase the effectiveness of thought leadership content.
  • Executive level communicator, comfortable in engaging with board level
  • Intellectual curiosity to learn about higher education decision makers and their challenges
  • A motivated self-starter, proactive in developing news and fresh content ideas
  • BA or advanced degree in English, Marketing, Communication, Journalism or related field


  • A full-time position, with full-on perks.
  • 25 days paid leave (with the possibility to buy/sell 5 extra days).
  • Competitive salary, including an excellent, performance-based bonus scheme (we like to give credit where credit is due).
  • An annual personal development budget because personal growth is KEY!
  • A discount for a collective insurance package with AON, covering public and private insurances, from healthcare and home insurance to car and liability insurances.
  • Extras that make life more interesting such as a laptop of your choice, fresh fruit, coffee and tea in the office, beer Fridays etc.
  • Get on a career path, not just on another job.
  • A great company environment that is serious about fun with everything we do. That includes frequent memorable team events, table tennis, slide, etc.
  • The opportunity to make our world a little better. Be at the core of the growth phase of a study choice giant that the global market is desperately waiting for.
  • Located in the vibrant Strijp-S area in Eindhoven. An exciting hub of entrepreneurship, technology and design, just 10 minutes from the city centre and 15 minutes away from the airport.

Ready to join our mission?

Send us your application including CV, motivation letter, and 2-3 writing samples today!

After we have reviewed all applications carefully, you will hear back from us, in the best case with an invitation to a first call with our recruitment team.

Looking forward hearing from you.

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