Project manager

As a project manager, you’re essential to aligning our internal team to the deadlines of clients across the various projects. You’ll be responsible for a variety of projects from clients across the fashion, lifestyle and hospitality sectors. You’re someone who can react quickly and effectively, thriving in a fast-paced environment without breaking a sweat. Structure and organisation are your middle names and you’re a natural communicator.


  • You’ll own a wide variety of projects; from budgets to timelines, from project briefs to creative solutions.
  • Collaborate with Colourcake’s creative directors/designers to increase and maintain quality of work from a creative standpoint.
  • Collaborate with the account management team to streamline processes for work expansion with clients.
  • Build a stable relationship with people, both internally and externally: creating trust and ease is vital.
  • Regularly provide insights and co-ordinate with the creative team on efficiency and project delivery.
  • Keep up-to-date with the latest developments in online media, online marketing and comms.

What you bring to the table:

  • Fluent in Dutch and English
  • A minimum of +3 years of experience in brand marketing and project management, preferably in an agency environment.
  • You’re a natural organiser, coordinator and both team leader and player.
  • You’re proactive, flexible and excellent at verbal and written communication.
  • You’re commercially-minded, with strong attention to detail and understanding of opportunities to expand business with clients.
  • High level of English language proficiency and excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Experience working with project management tools is needed.
  • A basic knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite.
  • Note: you must be living in the Netherlands and preferably in-or-around Amsterdam

What we offer:

  • A beautiful, spacious and light office in the dynamic hub of the Houthavens
  • A positive and social environment
  • A healthy lunch every dayLocally roasted, barista style coffee
  • Friday drinks with fun colleagues, feat
  • A DJ deck available for those who know how to spin (and for those who don’t)
  • Occasional (boat) parties & dinners with the team
  • A Macbook to work on
  • Opportunities for growth, learning and developing (internal and external)
  • A space where mental health is acknowledged and cared for (access to online support via OpenUp platform)

Our culture:

  • Great focus on our people; it’s a positive, open and safe environment
  • Family-like feeling; we support and encourage one another
  • Growth, development and evolution; we provide opportunities for further growth and also learn from each other.

& Who are we?

For ten years, Colourcake has been providing branding, content and print services to fashion, lifestyle and hospitality brands. Our expertise lies in creating and communicating brands through rapidly changing environments and elevating them to the forefront of future changes. By creating inspirational content and enhancing our legacy of print, we build and shape meaningful brands. Our team is creative, dynamic, passionate and curious and consider ourselves friends as well as great colleagues.

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