Head of Investor Relations

Storing vital products with care

Storing vital products with care

Investor Relations (IR) is a strategic management responsibility that integrates finance, communication, marketing and securities law compliance. Key responsibility of the Head of Investor Relations is to update the capital markets with complete, accurate, relevant and timely information on Vopak's strategy, operations, and financial performance to support investment decisions by (potential) shareholders and investors. Together with the IR manager, the Head of IR executes an active Investor Relations program supported by investor meetings, roadshows, conferences and seminars to enable the most effective two-way communication between Vopak and the financial community which ultimately contributes to Vopak's shares achieving fair valuation.

The job is located in the Rotterdam area, but involves regular travel to key financial cities, where as a designated company spokesperson, you will undertake individual and group meetings with shareholders and equity analysts. 

You will report to the Global Director Communications & Investor Relations, work directly with the CFO and key senior executives of Vopak, and manage and coach the IR manager. 


  • A professional with at least 8 – 10 years working experience in an international environment;

  • Master degree in Business Economics or Finance;

  • Preferably experience in the energy market, including fuel, chemical, fuel transport, shipping industry;

  • Native or near-native English communication skills (both oral and written);

  • Strong personal presence, excellent relationship and presentation skills, project management skills and comfortable interacting with executive leaders;

  • Team player, clear communicator, self-starter, demonstrates ownership.

  • Highly driven finance professional. You have strong financial analytical skills, together with strong relationship building skills.

What we can offer:

  • Market conform salary depending on skills and experience

  • Bonus opportunity

  • Travel allowance

  • 30 holidays on an annual basis

  • Collective Health Insurance (contribution Vopak of 50% of basic package)

  • Vopak's own pension scheme https://pensioenfonds.vopak.com/

  • We will continuously invest in your personal growth, and future career path within Vopak

Tasks & responsibilities:

  • Set and execute the strategic Investor Relations plan 

  • Prepare quarterly interim updates and HY and FY earnings releases

  • Prepare investor communications and other presentation materials for investor conferences and roadshows, public announcements, meetings with shareholders, investors, analysts etc.

  • Update the Executive Board regularly on investor sentiment towards Vopak and key developments / performance of (global) peers

  • As a designated spokesperson for the company, undertake calls/meetings and presentations to institutional investors and respond to requests from analysts and investors. Establish strong relationships with equity analysts and investors

  • Provide the financial community with accurate and relevant information on the company' strategy in order to enable financial stakeholders to make sound investment decisions

  • Organize and execute roadshows, shareholder meetings, one-on-one meetings and conference calls.

  • Manage and coordinate Annual Report and Capital Market Days.

  • Keep track of the disclosure process and development of financial press releases and reviewing sell-side reports

  • Maintain and develop an IR and institutional ownership database

  • Develop, implement and monitor the global Investor Relations policies, procedures and standards

Are you the Head of Investor Relations that we are looking for?

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