Symbid makes the market for equity funding accessible for ambitious entrepreneurs.
At Symbid ambitious entrepreneurs present their plans to thousands of crowdfunders and professional investors. These investors invest in the businesses they believe in and become a shareholder. This way they benefit from future growth of the company.

Symbid started in 2011 as one of the first equity crowdfunding platforms in the world. Our mission: We want to empower entrepreneurship by providing everyone who dares to be different with access to the required funding
So far we have funded over 130 businesses via equity crowdfunding. In total for over €13 mln. Based on years of experience, everyday we help startups and growing businesses with the funding they need, so they can realize their entrepreneurial dream.

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Your challenge:
As marketing & communications intern you will be working on all our online and offline communication channels to interact with the Symbid users, and to attract more users. Think about social media, newsletters and content creation. You will have the freedom to identify new opportunities and take ownership of projects while working closely with others in the team. Some basic knowledge of the alternative finance and small business sectors is a bonus but not essential. Most importantly, candidates will have an entrepreneurial, self-motivating mindset and a willingness to help us grow faster.

What you will be doing:
Working closely with a content marketer to manage our Dutch-language social media, email and content marketing;
Contributing to and executing our brand and content strategy for the Dutch market;
Contributing to our online marketing strategy;
Using KPI analytics to track the performance of your content and make improvements.
Managing our Dutch-language PR through the writing of press releases and reaching out to media contacts.


What we are looking for:
We are looking for a talented and entrepreneurial-minded marketing & communications intern to help us expand our communication to the Dutch market. Candidates will have a strong grasp of the Dutch language, a natural ability to write persuasively and are familiar with the techniques of online, content, social media and email marketing.

- Currently studying for or have already attained degree-level
- Marketing/media/communications qualifications;
- Native Dutch speaker, fluent in English;
- Strong persuasive writing skills;
- Some experience with social media, email and content marketing;
- Entrepreneurial, self-motivating mindset;
- A results-focused, “growth hacking” mentality;
- Strong analytical skills;
-Pro-active, hands-on mentality;
-Passion for working in a team.

Wat biedt het bedrijf je?

What we offer
- A youthful, dedicated, international team with global ambitions to disrupt the financial world with innovative technology and a passion for doing things better;
- An innovative, entrepreneurial start-up environment where roles and responsibilities are flexible and good ideas always welcome;
- The freedom to conceive, build and execute projects based on what you believe can help us grow fastest;
- The freedom to learn from Symbid on various areas, and to teach us whatever you can add to make us better;
- Competitive salary.