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Job ID:  41641
Date:  Feb 13, 2021
Job function:  IT
Experience level:  Experienced Hire
Business:  Group Business Services

Digital Marketing Consultant

DSM – Bright Science. Brighter Living.™

Royal DSM is a global, purpose-led, science-based company active in Nutrition, Health and Sustainable Living. DSM’s purpose is to create brighter lives for all. DSM addresses with its products and solutions some of the world’s biggest challenges while simultaneously creating economic, environmental and societal value for all its stakeholders – customers, employees, shareholders, and society at large. DSM delivers innovative solutions for human nutrition, animal nutrition, personal care and aroma, medical devices, green products and applications, and new mobility and connectivity. DSM and its associated companies deliver annual net sales of about €10 billion with approximately 23,000 employees. The company was founded in 1902 and is listed on Euronext Amsterdam. 

More information can be found at www.dsm.com.


Position Description
Are you interested in working for an industry leader that is amongst the top sustainable corporations? Do you have a passion for IT and Digital Marketing? Are you able to detect innovation potential and translate business requirements into digital solutions? Then our position as Digital Marketing Consultant could be the perfect choice for you!

The Challenge
The Digital Marketing & Sales team is part of the IT organization that designs and develops digital solutions for all DSM’s business groups globally. We help shape the digital marketing & sales strategy and enable it with the best digital solutions.


As Digital Marketing Consultant, you will be part of our Digital Marketing & Sales team, with focus on the various customer touchpoints. You will work closely with Digital Marketeers across all business groups, help them shape their digital marketing strategy, and translate their functional requirements into digital solutions. As part of our team you will deliver new digital marketing assets and manage the implementation of changes to existing ones.

Do you have the ambition to deliver business impact for our marketing and sales organizations, by advising and guiding various businesses in their marketing and sales transformations? Do you share our vision that business, technology and data analytics capabilities need to be combined to maximize value?


For our global headquarters in the Netherlands, we are looking for a Digital Marketing Consultant with high interest in B2B marketing and sales processes.
Key Responsibilities:

  • Together with Marketing & Sales teams across various businesses shape new opportunities, identify potential impact on (business) processes and translate them into digital solutions;
  • Collaborate closely with Business Stakeholders and SMEs to understand business requirements and desired capabilities, understand the value to DSM and provide constructive challenge where appropriate;
  • Turn aligned requirements into clear user stories (why & what) and collaborate with colleagues and the development teams to ensure a successful delivery of solutions;
  • As part of successful solution delivery, accountable for executing the functional solution design taking into account considerations such as customer / user experience / target audiences, data modelling and relationships – along with integration implications with other internal and external platforms, functional logic, etc.;
  • Collaborate closely with technical resources to determine the technical design in line with the functional solution design and understand the impact and implications of various solution options from business operations to technical performance – ultimately presenting the options back to the business, providing a recommendation and gaining clear alignment with business stakeholders on the direction;
  • Key stakeholder management by setting expectations on development approach and timelines – be able to identify key risks whether in design or during execution and collaborate and take action with the broader team as required to mitigate risks and impact;
  • Guide the business stakeholders on successfully activating the solutions that have been designed.


  • Bachelor or master’s degree with a business and/or technical focus. A specialization in (digital) marketing is preferred;
  • Interest and understanding of digital marketing and sales processes;
  • Understanding of the concept of agile way of working;
  • Can do mentality and pro-active attitude;
  • Willing to invest in understanding our digital processes and supporting tools;
  • Strong communication skills;
  • Fluent in English.

The Reward
Working for DSM means the opportunity to really contribute to improve people’s lives and solving the challenges of today’s world. Challenging jobs, career opportunities and an inspiring environment allow you to enhance your personal development. DSM recognizes that the on-going success of the company depends on the continued development and engagement of our employees and pursues a fair and competitive remuneration policy, recognizing individual and team competencies and performance.

Procedure & Contact
Interested in this position? Please apply on-line by sending us your CV & motivation letter in English. Due to data privacy reasons we do not handle any applications sent by email. Please be so kind to use the link provided. For additional questions you can contact, Martin Zwart / Recruitment Business Partner (martin.zwart@dsm.com).

Reference check procedures and an assessment can be part of the DSM Recruitment & Selection Process. You will be informed when these procedures are required.

Royal DSM is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Royal DSM and its associated companies deliver annual net sales of about €10 billion with approximately 23,000 employees. The company is listed on Euronext. For more information about DSM see http://www.dsm.com or connect on 

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