Business development internship

Business Studies and/or Management Science, Medical Sciences, Social Sciences
1 Sep, 2018 to 28 Feb, 2019
30 Sep, 2018

General information

6 months

Job position: Internship


Duration: 3 to 6 months


Commitment: Full-time


Compensation: Free lunches and covering travel expenses.


Company description: Mine Kafon is R&D Lab where innovation takes place. With a multidisciplinary team, sustainable solutions for environmental and social problems are developed.We’re currently looking to expand the team with full-time employees. You will be mainly involved in the Mine Kafon Drone project (MKD). The MKD is developed to substitute current dangerous demining techniques and reach the goal of a landmine free world in 10 years.


Role description:

Thanks to MKD and other projects our company is growing fast and therefore we are looking for a Business development intern. You will be responsible for all the planning and execution of the business development. Your main responsibilities will be:

  • Overview and planning of the finance.

  • Creating and curating the balance sheets, income statements and other financial aspects.

  • Helping with various applications.

  • Creating and maintaining the business plan to be suitable for investors and subsidy.

  • Finding potential subsidies and investors.

  • Supporting and planning new marketing campaigns to promote Mine Kafon and attract potential customers and investors.

  • Making connections and maintaining relationships with potential and existing investors.

  • Finding and bringing in financing for the company.

  • Making presentations and participating in pitches.

  • Identify, analyze and interpret trends and challenges in the market.

  • Creating and maintaining a vision and a roadmap for the market adapting to appropriate market segmentation and maturity.

  • Analyze and define business requirements and key success criteria.



  • Currently enrolled or recent graduate with a Bachelor's degree in Business, Finance, Economics,  Marketing or related fields.

  • Proficiency with MS Office Suite including Word, Excel and PowerPoint.

  • Must Have work authorization to work in the Netherlands.

  • Excellent communication skills both written and spoken in BOTH English and Dutch languages.

  • Excellent interpersonal and customer service skills in BOTH English and Dutch.

  • High level of organizational skills with very strong attention to detail.

  • Ability to interact with high-profile individuals including executives.

  • Excellent administrative skills and the ability to work in a fast paced environment.

  • Ability to exercise a high level of discretion in handling confidential and sensitive information.

  • A high level of energy, drive, enthusiasm, commitment, self-belief and achievement - orientation.

  • Good planning and organizing skills, proactiveness and drive.

  • Internationally oriented and with an entrepreneurial mentality.


What will you get?

  •      Opportunity to work on an award winning project.

  •      Free lunches and fun environment.

  •      You will be directly involved in development of the product and take responsibility for your tasks.

  •      You will have the opportunity to learn how to manage complex projects with developers all-around the world.


Please apply by mail and send us your CV

[email protected]

No financial compensation