ASSISTANT IN INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND GROWTH STRATEGY !

Business Studies and/or Management Science, Communication and Information Sciences
Belgium
Brussels
Period: 
1 Apr, 2019 to 30 Sep, 2019
Deadline: 
30 Jan, 2019


General information

Duration: 
4 months
Commitment: 
Full-time
Description: 

Internship proposal.  The intern will work with Mad’in Europe’s manager, Madina Benvenuti, Interns are required to be multitask and are directly involved in the growth strategy of Mad’in Europe and in the relationship with craftsmen and partners. He/she will be required to demonstrate personal commitment and possess excellent communication skills. 

This internship is offered to students who wish to be involved in the development and implementation of a high growth strategy for Mad'in Europe, more precisely through the following actions:

  • Develop sales by recruiting new highly qualified paying members for the portal (craftsmen all over Europe, craftsmen association…);
  • Contribute to enrich the content of the portal (editorials, interviews of craftsmen, technical information on specific crafts…);
  • Collect feed-back from craftsmen (surveys);
  • Communication / traffic building / social networks administration / e-marketing
  • Research new business opportunities involving existing and new partners;
  • Benchmark best practices and tailor the marketing strategy to create added value for the company and for makers;
  • Elaborate and explore seed & early stage funding opportunities (Angels, seed VC, VC);
  • Answer to European calls (Creative Europe, Erasmus plus…) with other European partners;

SKILLS REQUIRED FROM TRAINEES

  • Finance and Economics knowledge are required.
  • Business and product development.
  • Entrepreneurial mindset.
  • Skills in communication, marketing & media are welcome. 
  • Writing skills in English and French are necessary
  • Other skills: autonomy, dynamism, creativity, team spirit, open-minded approach, interest for small business development.

EXPECTED RESULTS

The trainee will define reasonable objectives according to his/her capacities, internship time and company priorities, will fix milestones and focus on their achievements.

LANGUAGES REQUIREMENTS:  English is mandatory, French is also important. Any other EU language is very welcome.

IT & AND COMPUTER SKILLS: Office Pack, Mailchimp, Facebook, Linkedin, Twitter, Pinterest, (CMS is welcome);

Note: Mad’in Europe actual revenues do not allow to pay for internships. 

THE DATES ARE FLEXIBLE

Compensation: 
No financial compensation
Years of Experience required: 
No

Keywords

flexible hours are possible if trainee want to study French.  

Additional Information

The company is very small and the atmosphere is very familiar. Please write a personal letter.
Requirements
Languages: 
English: Proficient User C1
French: Proficient User C1
Level of Studies: 
Bachelor
Skills: 
other languages are welcome