Dream Job – Product Development Leader, The Ocean Cleanup

Product Development Leader

Delft, The Netherlands

The Ocean Cleanup
Full-time • Permanent Reference: VA034

OVER 5 TRILLION PIECES OF PLASTIC CURRENTLY LITTER THE OCEAN

The Ocean Cleanup develops advanced technology to extract, prevent, and intercept plastic pollution. Our goal is to initiate the largest cleanup in history by 2020.

We are a young organization with a mission to tackle a global problem of an unprecedented scale. What we are aiming for is not easy, and we know we need to push the limits of current technological boundaries to reach our goals. We are passionate about creating awesome things. Working at The Ocean Cleanup isn’t for everyone. Cleaning the oceans is hard. But we believe that through optimism, perseverance and ingenuity we will succeed.

We are recruiting a diverse team of bright, high-performing people, who feel comfortable going off the beaten path, and who perceive setbacks merely as necessary obstacles to be taken on the route to great and lasting achievement.

About the role:

The Product Development Leader is responsible for bringing new concepts into a working prototype on the market.

Responsibilities include:

Leading the team developing novel cleanup technologies, delivering a reliable, environmentally-sound, cost-effective and executable systems on time and budget

Liaising with, and coordinating the input of external engineering and consulting companies

Formulating the engineering plan from a systems engineering perspective (requirements, work breakdown structure, individual work-packages)

Leading and coordinating the engineering team special projects and responsible for executing the design iteration and validation steps

Timely and within budget delivery of the team’s contributions

Please apply by sending your CV and motivation letter to hr@theoceancleanup.com You can also use this email address to send questions regarding the position.

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Inspiring Jobs – Video and Content Manager The Ocean Cleanup

VIDEO & CONTENT MANAGER

The Netherlands

 The Ocean Cleanup
Full Time Permanent Contract
The Ocean Cleanup develops advanced technology to extract, prevent, and intercept plastic pollution. Our goal is to initiate the largest cleanup in history by 2020.

We are a young organization with a mission to tackle a global problem of an unprecedented scale. What we are aiming for is not easy, and we know we need to push the limits of current technological boundaries to reach our goals. We are passionate about creating awesome things, and believe that through optimism, perseverance and ingenuity we will succeed. We are recruiting a diverse team of bright, high-performing people, who feel comfortable going off the beaten path, and who perceive setbacks merely as necessary obstacles to be taken on the route to great and lasting achievement.

Job Purpose:

We are looking for an outstanding Communications Manager who will be end-responsible for producing The Ocean Cleanup’s communication content, ranging from photo/video to writing. On a secondary level, you will be assisting the CEO and Head of Communication. Responsibilities include:

  • Supply The Ocean Cleanup’s projects and activities with videography/cinematography and photography support
  • Plan, and execute writing and edit press releases, speeches, and articles/editorials
  • Plan and execute internal and external communication with focus on technical or engineering aspects of The Ocean Cleanup
  • Manage The Ocean Cleanup’s social media presence and website
  • Manage The Ocean Cleanup’s multimedia libraries
  • Maintain Q&As for the content area (engineering/technology)
  • Maintain the communications calendar of The Ocean Cleanup
  • Define and manage a global network of state of the art suppliers
  • Keep up with relevant developments in communications, identify new developments and trends, foster dialogue about developments and their relevance for The Ocean Cleanup
  • Monitor and evaluate the impact and effect of communication activities

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