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Paid Internship: Communications and Social Media for the Nudge Global Impact Challenge

 

Do you want to build on your knowledge of communications, social media and marketing in an international environment? Are you currently living in or around Amsterdam? Join social enterprise Nudge Academy in Amsterdam on 10 January 2022 for your internship and become part of the team!

You will have the opportunity to develop your skills in a ‘hands-on’ environment and be part of a small team of motivated and enthusiastic professionals. We’re looking for an intern for a period of 6 – 8 months to support us in realising the Nudge Global Impact Challenge 2021 – 2022. 

The Nudge Global Impact Challenge is an eight-month online personal development programme for young professionals (23 – 33 yrs) from all over the world (August 2021 – April 2022) with a Grand Finale closing event in May 2022 in the Netherlands. It focuses on leadership, sustainability and impact creation. 2021 is the 12th edition of the Challenge. Our 1,050 alumni from a global network of like-minded young professionals creating impact within their organisations, networks and social environments. Participants join us from leading companies (profit and non-profit), social enterprises, governmental and non-governmental organisations, or while completing their studies. Previous participants describe the Challenge as a life changing event. 

This internship offers you the possibility to step into an international network of young professionals, highly motivated to work towards a sustainable world.

What will you be doing?

Communications, content creation and research are the main areas you will be operating in. Under our guidance you will keep our social media channels and our website up to date. You will be in charge of creating inspiring content to promote our Challenge!  

Who are we looking for?

You are about to graduate or recently completed your studies in the field of media, communications or marketing. You are passionate about social media and extremely tech savvy. Advanced knowledge of tools such as Canva and Hootsuite is a plus. You have an excellent knowledge of English (verbal and written). You would love to develop your skills further in a global business environment. You are motivated to work in a small team of professionals and have a keen interest in the field of leadership and/or sustainability. 

Do you recognise yourself in the following characteristics? 

– ‘can-do mentality’

– proactive

– a self-starter

– good communicator

– hands-on

– team player

– details-oriented

Then send in your CV and a motivation letter before 15 December 2021 to Ilse Lettinga and Maëlle Tschumi via globalchallenge@nudge.nl

What else is useful to know?

We would like you to start on 10 January 2022. The internship will be for a period of 6 – 8 months for 4 days per week.  Whether you will be working in our Amsterdam office (Baden Powellweg 281) or remotely will be based on COVID restrictions. We will only be considering candidates who currently live in or around Amsterdam. We offer an internship allowance (EUR 300,- gross) and will also reimburse your travel costs.

For more information, please contact Maëlle Tschumi, Jr Project and Communications Manager of the Challenge, via globalchallenge@nudge.nl.

About Nudge Academy
Nudge Academy sprouted from Netherlands based social enterprise Nudge (founded in 2010). Nudge connects people and organisations with its online platform in order to achieve grassroots initiatives that bring a positive and long lasting change in our society. Nearly 80,000 people and 200 organisations are members of the Nudge community and this number is increasing daily. Nudge Academy organises diverse personal development programmes with a clear focus on: leadership, sustainability and impact.

Address Nudge office
Baden Powellweg 281
1069 LH Amsterdam
The Netherlands

Junior Project and Communications Manager (This position has been filled)

We are looking for a resilient and motivated young professional who knows how to run the daily operations!

 

Do you want to take the next step in your sustainability career and work on project management and communications in an international environment? Join social enterprise Nudge in Amsterdam and become part of the Nudge Global Impact Challenge team. 

Grab the opportunity to further develop your skills in a hands-on environment and be part of a small team of motivated and enthusiastic professionals. We’re looking for a team member passionate about running our Nudge Global Impact Challenges with us. A driving force supporting the Challenge manager with a 100% ‘can-do mentality’.

The Nudge Global Impact Challenge is an eight-month online personal development programme for 90 of the brightest young people (23 – 33 yrs) from all over the world. During the Challenge the topics Leadership, Sustainability and Impact will be presented, discussed, taught, debated about, and turned upside down in a never before seen format. Previous participants describe it as a “life-changing event”. 

This job offers you the possibility to boost your project management skills, work on global communications, increase your sustainability knowledge and network, and connect with an international network of young professionals and organisations, highly motivated to work towards a sustainable world. At the same time this is an opportunity to develop your managerial skills!

What will you be doing?

Tasks and responsibilities:

– Community management and communications with our stakeholders
– Operations (administrative structures and processes)
– Sales support
– Social media (with support from other team members)

Under the guidance of the Challenge manager, you will be responsible for a flawless project administration, improvement of processes, co-supervise the social media channels, supervise the online communications platform and keep the website up to date (WordPress). You will organise PR materials and be involved in the search for speakers, participants, organisations and networks for young professionals. You will come up with ideas on how to spread the word about the Nudge Global Impact Challenge and support sales activities. 

Who are we looking for?

You have graduated in the field of communications, marketing and/or project management and the use of social media knows no secrets for you. You have an excellent knowledge of English (verbal and written), speaking Dutch is a plus. You have 1 – 3 years experience in project and communications management. You are motivated to work in a small team of professionals and have an interest in the field of leadership and/or sustainability. You are a quick learner and eager to develop your skills further in a global business environment. AND you live in or near Amsterdam!

Do you recognise yourself in the following characteristics? 

– ‘can-do mentality’
– proactive
– a self-starter

– good communicator
– well-organised and accurate
– hands-on
– service-minded
– team player

Great, that is exactly what we are looking for!

Knowledge of WordPress, MailChimp, Hubspot, video editing (iMovie) and Canva is a plus.

What do we offer?

We would like you to start ideally on 1 April 2021. Nudge will offer you a six months contract to begin with. You will work online and when possible in our office in Amsterdam for 36 hours per week. We will offer a competitive salary and reimburse your travel costs.

Please send in your application before 5 February 2021 to Ilse Lettinga, the Challenge manager via globalchallenge@nudge.nl

About Nudge Academy
Nudge Academy sprouted from Netherlands based social enterprise Nudge (founded in 2010). Nudge connects people and organisations with its online platform in order to achieve grassroots initiatives that bring a positive and long lasting change in our society. Over 76,000 people and 200 organisations are members of the Nudge community and this number is increasing daily. Nudge Academy organises diverse personal development programmes with a clear focus on: leadership, sustainability and impact.

Address Nudge office
Baden Powellweg 281
1069 LH Amsterdam
The Netherlands

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