Marketing Growth Internship

Business Studies and/or Management Science, Communication and Information Sciences, Social Sciences
1 Sep, 2019 to 31 Mar, 2020
31 Aug, 2019

General information

6 months

Job description

Wakuli – doing good even better


Wakuli is all about the world’s greatest coffee delivered directly to the door of your home or business. We are an e-commerce start-up with a mission: our goal is to create a fair value chain that benefits everyone involved - from the origin, through to the roasting, all the way to your cup and back to its source. We personally source high quality coffee from farmer cooperatives all around the world, roast it in our Amsterdam based roastery, and we sell it through our website

Have you heard of Dollar Shave Club? Or Casper's? Good, that’s possible with coffee too :). We are growing like crazy, so join us in our Amsterdam office to see what it’s like to build a brand from scratch, create growth and impact and connect real people worldwide.


Your role

Write and manage the content of our monthly newsletter to keep our current, past, and potential customers always engaged

Create and implement new ideas for our social media content

Develop new concepts for our on-and offline events making sure to convert every single coffee drinker in a Wakuli lover

Manage our community through our social media channels

Support with the content edition of our website, write blogs

Customer support duties to make sure no-one ever has to wait on an answer or a bag of coffee

Monitor the performance of our social media and e-mail campaigns and come up with new ideas to increase their effectiveness


Your Profile

Currently enrolled or just finished Uni, you are studying ideally Marketing, Communication, Psychology or Economics

Experience with e-mail marketing tools (eg. Mailchimp, Emarsys, etc), Google Analytics is a big plus

Good understanding of social media communication

Passion for writing - you update your personal blog / diary on a regular basis

Creativity and out of the box thinking

Developed analytical skills

Ability to work independently and proactive approach, no 9 to 5 mentality

Not afraid to pack bags of coffee too once a week or serve people

Fluent in English, speaking Dutch is a big advantage


What We Offer

Flat hierarchy and contagious friendliness

High level of autonomy and caffeine

Great learning and development opportunities

Weekly all-hands meetings and regular team events, Friday drinks on our waterfront terrace


Your personality comes before your experience. That means that the traits that characterize you are of vital importance to us and they include a winning personality and likable attitude. A flexible mindset, curiosity and ambitions. A willingness to learn and give. Being hard-working, structured and with a passion for start-ups and growing a company. If you also want to create impact and love coffee, you’re the person we need!


Starting: September/October 2019

Duration: Minimum 4, max. 6 months

Location: Amsterdam, Netherlands



Financial compensation
Transportation costs
Years of Experience required: 
English: Proficient User C1
Level of Studies: