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Communication specialist


Functie omschrijving

Within our Global User Services (GUS) department we manage a broad range of communication tasks focusing on IT projects and services. We are looking for a communication specialist who can start as soon as possible – it is a temporary position with prospect of a permanent appointment within Medtronic.

As part of the activities, you will create and execute a communication plan and deliver communication material for different channels, e.g. email/website/interactive online channel. You will make an impact in the experience of our end users by improving the technical IT information into simple and easy to read content.

Next to this, your GUS colleagues will ask you to help them with the visual design of presentations (powerpoint), meaning you have an eye for design and know how to convert complex messages to keywords and visuals while keeping the Medtronic branding in mind (e.g. colors and icons).

Other supporting tasks might include: maintenance updates, newsletters, employee interviews and Townhall materials.

Functie eisen


- Experience in a communication role

- Excellent written communication skills (in English)

- Experience in creative text writing and editing

- Pro-active and hands-on attitude if it comes to operational tasks

- Bachelor’s degree in International Management/Communication is a pre

- Experience in producing attractive and effective graphic designs (e.g. using Adobe Illustrator) is a pre


A flexible and diverse job with working with different stakeholders at all levels. You will be a member of the Global team and part of a new team that focus in improving employee experience and innovation. The work will be performed remotely and supported by required technologies for the role.


As a global leader in medical technology, services and solutions, Medtronic improves the health and lives of millions of people each year. We believe our deep clinical, therapeutic and economic expertise can help address the complex challenges - such as rising costs, aging populations and the burden of chronic disease - faced by families and healthcare systems today. But no one can do it alone. That’s why we’re committed to partnering in new ways and developing powerful solutions that deliver better patient outcomes.

Founded in 1949 as a medical repair company, we're now among the world's largest medical technology, services and solutions companies, employing more than 85,000 people worldwide, serving physicians, hospitals and patients in over 155 countries

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