• Business Development/PR
  • Rotterdam, Netherlands


Job description

MVRDV is looking for a Copywriter to be part of our PR team.

As a large Architecture firm, MVRDV is currently involved in around 140 projects simultaneously, with some projects being more active then others. All projects require documentation and presentation, in order to communicate our projects to clients, prospects or other interested parties. Also, MVRDV actively works independently or in collaboration with others on publications such as for instance our most recent publication with The Why Factory; Porocity.

As a copywriter you will be part of our PR team which currently consists of 6 people, of whom one is working from our Sjanghai office. The PR team is part of the larger Strategy and Development team which also consists of Business Development, Contract Management and Visualization. You will report to the Head of PR.

We are looking for someone with a quick and easy pen who can communicate ideas and concepts in an informative and creative way. Your job will be to edit texts on projects, write introduction texts to books as if they were written by our founding partners and to edit books or essays.



MVRDV is a globally operating firm with a team of more than 225 employees, dedicated to innovative architecture and urban design. It was founded in 1993, has its headquarters in Rotterdam and has subsidiaries in Shanghai and Paris.

MVRDV is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to treat all employees and applicants equally, regardless of gender or marital status, race or colour, nationality or ethnic origin, religion or religious belief, sexual orientation, disability or age.


We offer a position in a dynamic international environment for 32-40 hours per week. We aim to fill the position before June 1st 2019.  MVRDV uses the salary according to the collective agreement for staff employed by architecture firms (Architecten CAO). This starter position will be rewarded in scale F/G, depending on experience.



Please fill out the online form and upload your motivation letter, CV and portfolio preferably as PDF. If you do not fill out the application form we cannot consider your application.


- At least 2 years experience in a similar role

- Ability to write in someone else's style

- Affinity with architecture

- Great communication skills

- Able to grasp conceptual ideas and communicate them clearly

- Fluent English is required, we prefer a native speaker

- An EU working permit is required.