Sales & Marketing Trainee - Rotterdam, Netherlands (German Speaking)

Business Studies and/or Management Science, Languages and Philological Sciences
1 Jan, 2024 to 29 Jun, 2024
29 Dec, 2023

General information

6 months

Join Our Dynamic Team at 123BigBags!

Company Overview: At 123BigBags, we are dedicated to simplifying waste management and making the world a cleaner place. We provide robust and efficient sacks suitable for a variety of industries and small businesses throughout Europe. As we continue to expand our product range, we aspire to be the go-to solution for efficient waste disposal and management.

Role Summary: We are excited to invite a German-speaking trainee to be part of our Sales and Marketing team in Rotterdam. This role is perfect for someone who is enthusiastic about learning and contributing to a vibrant, international company focused on environmental sustainability.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Handle incoming customer calls and manage inquiries (morning shift: 8.30-12.00 hrs).
  • Create and follow up on offers.
  • Engage in account management and reporting.
  • Take part in marketing tasks and projects during the afternoon.
  • Assist in content development for our website and learn about our Amazon operations.
  • Work with PrestaShop (CMS) and Salesforce (CRM).


  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent educational background.
  • Fluent in German and English, with excellent communication skills; knowledge of another European language is a plus.
  • Previous experience in customer service or sales is an advantage.
  • Interest in learning CRM applications, especially Salesforce.
  • A mature, proactive, and service-oriented approach.
  • Enjoy working in an international environment and value a fun workplace.

What We Offer:

  • Immediate start.
  • Full-time role (40 hours per week).
  • Office located just a 2-minute walk from Rotterdam Centraal Station.
  • Reimbursement for public transportation costs.
  • Salary range: €1,200 to €2,000 per month, dependent on experience.
  • Opportunities also available for trainees (“stagiair”).

About 123BigBags: Since our inception in 2016, 123BigBags has been transitioning into a scale-up phase. With a team of 11 employees, we operate 7 stores and cater to a pan-European market. Our products, including the innovative “Easy Chute,” are essential for SMEs and individual customers handling building, garden, and industrial waste. Our goal is to achieve €10 million in sales over the next 5 years.

Our Vision: Over the next decade, we aim to manage over 123 million m3 of waste through our products, demonstrating our commitment to a cleaner environment. With the introduction of new products like our paper sacks, we are set for further growth and innovation.

Join Us: If you are passionate about environmental sustainability and keen to make a meaningful impact in a growing company, we invite you to apply. Become part of our mission to create a cleaner, more sustainable future.

Language: This vacancy is published in English. Fluency in English and German is required for this role.

More information:

Financial compensation
Transportation costs
Reimbursement costs
Years of Experience required: 


German  english  webshop  online marketing  
English: Proficient User C1
Level of Studies: 
online marketing
communication skills
Good on the phone