Marketing & Events, TNW X

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Marketing & Events Internship, TNW X

It doesn’t matter what form of communication you use; people engage with your message. You can read the mind of your audience and you love playing with words. You know how to create engaging pieces of content and how to deliver a message to your audience. You care about well-written newsletters, have at least three social media accounts and you’re enthusiastic about organizing events.


You are tech savvy, determined, an achiever, a teamplayer, you pay attention to detail and most important you’re fun to work with.

The position starts August 1st

INTERNSHIP · AMSTERDAM, THE NETHERLANDS

About TNW
TNW is a tech media company, founded in 2006. So far, we hosted TNW Conference for 12 years in Amsterdam and today it’s one of the most influential tech conferences globally. In this slipstream of the conference, we launched thenextweb.com, our new site, that in 2017 keeps more than 10.000.000 people updated on tech's most fascinating stories each month. A year ago, we opened our own co-working space together with Google in the heart of Amsterdam; TQ. Last but not least, we built the startup database Index, the main data source for our projects.

I haven’t mentioned TNW X yet. X is the name of the new label of TNW. With our variety of services we innovate corporates and governments. Startups play a vital role in TNW X. That's why I want you to join X, the fastest-growing team of TNW.

The role
You'll work together with a dynamic team to deliver high-end projects no matter what. You are the middlemen to tell our community of startups, corporates and governments the remarkable story about TNW X. You'll search and find angles for content, you'll grow our social channels, you'll assist in writing monthly newsletters and you'll take ownership our events. This is a hands-on marketing and events role where you'll be writing content for social, web, and offline outings. You love to host events and don't mind taking charge here. 

As part of your responsibilities, you will:

  • Help to grow the newsletter for startups and corporate brands.
  • Assist editorial with third-party content related to the TNW X or one of our projects.
  • Creating and publishing paid Facebook and Google AdWords campaigns for TNW X projects.
  • Website copy.
  • Assist with event management.
  • Coming up with – and executing – new marketing ideas.
  • Setting up and growing the TNW X social media accounts (Twitter and Facebook), as well as working with our News social media team to leverage other channels available to the TNW X team.

Qualifications:

  • You are passionate about startups and technology.
  • You’ve good writing and event management skills.
  • A good balance between team player/self-starter. You need to work cross-department to achieve a range of goals. At the same time, you need to be able to get things done even when there’s no one around to help.
  • Good understanding of (recent) developments in tech and startups, understand the role of corporate brands in the tech scene, know the tech community well and have preferably worked in tech yourself.
  • You're deeply curious about new technology and innovation and their roles in our society, work and lives. Eager to learn, adapt and perfect your work; you seek out help and put it to good use.
  • You’re organised with an eye for detail and know how to streamline large amounts of information.
  • You live in (preferably) in Amsterdam (area).
  • Perfect written and spoken English.

Perks

  • Environment in which you get a lot of responsibility; a.k.a you'll learn a lot.
  • Build an extensive network in the tech world.
  • Lunch and good coffee provided.
  • Market conform compensation.
  • Relaxed, informal ways of working and sociable colleagues (Friday drinks in our awesome co-working space in the heart of Amsterdam).
  • Flexible working (full-time)