Junior Social Media Specialist


The Vlisco marketing department is looking for a Social Media Executive. In this role, you will be part of the digital marketing team. You contribute to increase the brand’s online visibility, help grow the audience and drive conversion. You will implement the social media strategy across Vlisco’s online channels and stay in contact with our online community. Assisting in distributing online content to the local marketing teams in Africa will be one of your tasks.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist with the planning & posting of content for Vlisco’s social media channels (Instagram, Facebook, Pinterest, YouTube & Twitter).
  • Assist in setting up social media advertisements within budgets.
  • Monitor social media engagement on likes, views, shares and tags. And act upon comments and Direct Messages.
  • Drive engagement and connect with influencers.
  • Assist with ongoing engagement projects.


You have a completed Bachelor degree, preferably in Media Studies (or similar subject). Instagram, Facebook, Whatsapp, Youtube and Pinterest have no secrets for you and knowledge of other social media channels are a plus. You are on top of digital media trends and have experience in building social media communities. We are looking for a solution oriented mentality, born troubleshooter and team-player with the ability to multi-task and prioritise. You find joy in solving problems and working with a myriad of different cultures. That is why you speak and write English fluently and French is a plus.


About Vlisco:

The Vlisco Group is a company with an exciting story to tell. For over 170 years, Vlisco has created high-end and highly desired textiles, which have become part of the vibrant culture of West and Central Africa. Vlisco Group has four brands in its portfolio: Vlisco, Woodin, Uniwax and GTP. Design, Fashion, Creativity, Innovation and Quality are the overall brand values. With headquarters and production facilities in Holland, Ivory Coast and Ghana, numerous local commercial organizations and around 2.300 employees, Vlisco Netherlands is looking for candidates who can contribute to developing our future business. Individuals who feel at home in our international culture and can relate to the dynamic and creative nature of our business. Individuals who themselves have a story to tell.


What we offer:

In addition to a competitive salary, a 38-hour working week, holiday allowance and an extra 13th month salary, working at Vlisco will never be a dull moment. Because of our intricate designs, unique production process but most of all our African consumers you will learn something new every day.


Do you want to join our company too?

If you are the candidate we are looking for, please apply by sending us your resume and motivation. If you would like more information about this vacancy, you can reach out to Rebecca Stumpel, Corporate Recruiter on 

+316 22487269.