Communication & partnerships Intern

Are you eager to have impact?Do you have strong communication andorganisationalskills?Do you want to useyourskills to make the world fairer, more inclusive and more sustainable? And do you want tosupportan ambitious, young NGO? 

We are looking for a communication intern to join our office in Amsterdam. The True Price Foundation team focuses on maintaining a standard, global partnership and community to realize true pricing. It showed true prices to world leaders at the World Economic Forum and to many more professionals at COP27. 

Activities 

  • Support in community building around the True Price Standard 
  • Support in partnership building  
  • Update and maintain the True Price Foundation website 
  • Update and maintain the social media presence 
  • Assist in planning and writing the newsletter 
  • Support in event organisation and management 

 

What do we offer? 

  • A dynamic and stimulating working environment with a professional and young culture 
  • A 5–6 month full-time internship 
  • A compensation between €550-€785 per month, depending on your study progress and commuting costs up to €275 per month, based on a full-time internship 
  • Active coaching and supervision 
  • Actual responsibilities and the opportunity to have impact 
  • Perspective on a job in case of excellent performance 
  • Functional work area: True Price, Sustainability, Communications, Food, Economics 
  • Hours per week: 32–40 
  • Additional benefits: Laptop

 

Your profile 

You are looking for a or a hands-on professional experience in a stimulating environment, where you will learn a lot and get the opportunity to work on projects that have an impact. You want an internship atanorganisationthat worksbased onsolid analysis, sustainable innovation and transparency. You are looking for an opportunity to learn about and contribute to a cutting-edge field that meets afast-growingdemand among private, public and non-governmental sector organizations worldwide. 

  • HBO/University (bachelor required) 
  • Relevantbackground (coursework inmarketing, communications, community management) 
  • Affinity with sustainable development, international partnerships and communications 
  • Ability to work hard in a professional setting 
  • Ambitious person with a drive to improve the world 
  • Creative, independent, accurate, results-oriented and problem solver 
  • Strong organizational skills and a structured way of working 
  • Ability to write in English at academic level, Dutch fluency is a plus 
  • Basic knowledge of WordPress is a plus. 

Are you ready?
If you recognize yourself in the above, we welcome you to apply for this position by sending your resume, cover letter and list of grades (in English) to recruitment@impactinstitute.com. We review applications on a rolling basis. We prefer to have direct contact with our applicants, therefore we do not work with intermediaries, such as recruitment agencies. 

About True Price/ Impact Institute

Impact Institute’s team supports True Price and True Price Foundation. True Price is working towards making products more sustainable, by structurally decreasing the social and environmental damage in the value chain. We aim to do so by calculating, showing, and improving the true price of products. The objective of true pricing is not to make your products more expensive, but to make them more sustainable. You will work in a new, small and growing team. 
Impact Institute is a social enterprise. Our mission at the Impact Institute is to empower organisations and individuals to realise the impact economy. We do this by creating a common language for impact through the publication of open source standards and by providing the tools, training, and services to implement those standards. We give organisations – multinationals, SMEs, NGOs, governments – the information needed for sustainable risk management, innovation and stakeholder management. Read our vision and Mission to learn more about us.  

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