Magic starts with crossovers

Factorr is looking for a
Marketing & Communications intern (3-5 days a week) 

Are you an ambitious and proactive student looking to put your Marketing and Communications skills to work in a fast-moving, upscaling, creative, and international environment where you can learn a lot? Are you passionate about culture, art, events, design and user experience? Our team is looking for you!  
This is a unique opportunity to gain a broad perspective on the different aspects of Marketing, Communications, and event production.  

Job description:

Our company is growing, and we are looking for an intern to support our senior team in the execution of our Marketing and Communications strategies for multiple brands, as well as production for different projects (both internal and for clients).  
The intern will have the unique opportunity to gain experience and perspective in different aspects and applications of the disciplines they have been studying so far.

 

About Factorr

Factorr produces experiences. We create narrative environments to transform audiences, deliver business value, and drive positive societal impact.  

 

At Factorr, we are passionate about challenging the status quo by providing memorable experiences that influence the way people think about the world. Our work focuses on creating and delivering immersive experiences around three main themes: arts and culture, ​​science and innovation, and ​sustainability. Visit our website www.factorr.nl to learn more.  

What we can offer:

  • A flexible working schedule – we can align your working schedule based on our workload and your availability/ study schedule on a weekly basis. 

  • International environment – work in an inspirational environment with people from different cultures and backgrounds.  

  • Inspirational projects – have a look at our website to get an idea of our work. Our clients range from cultural institutions to governmental organizations to corporates. This gives you a broad insight into organizations and their challenges.  

  • Guidance from one of our senior team members – we have a flat hierarchy, and you will work in close collaboration with all members of the team, being able to learn from professionals with a broad and deep expertise 

  • Lunch @ the office – food is a great way to connect. For students, we provide daily lunch at the office and have lunch together with the team.  

  • An internship compensation – based on your experience and educational situation.  

  • Lots of ambition and enthusiasm – we are a small but growing team filled with energy and excitement to take our organization to the next level.  

We’re looking for someone with:

  • Bachelor studies (HBO/WO) in or related to Marketing Communications, Journalism, PR, Arts & Culture Management.  

  • Availability for a minimum of 3 days a week for at least 6 months. Being available for at least 4 days is a plus. 

  • Full working proficiency in English, impeccable in writing, are must-haves. Being an English or Dutch native speaker is a plus.  

  • Command of the whole Microsoft Office package, including Excel and Power Point. 

  • Base in the Rotterdam area (work is in Schiedam)  


 

 

Tasks will include:

  • Creating research-based reports and organizing resources to support the creation of new products and projects.

  • Collaborating on both above-the-line and below-the-line content creation (visual and textual), ranging from pitch decks to social media posts, and more.

  • Helping distribute and monitor the performance of our content on the different channels.

  • Use a project-management tool to effectively manage tasks and coordinate with the team.

  • Project Management Support (support a sr. project manager in several PM-related tasks like meeting preparation, setting up plans, budgeting).

  • Administrative tasks (e.g.  travel arrangements, meeting coordination and minutes, coordination of timesheets, etc.)

It’s a match made in heaven if you:

  • Are eager to learn under guidance, but also able to work independently, show constructive initiative and critical thinking 

  • Are proactive and not afraid of asking questions  

  • Can think both big and small, practical and abstract, digital and analogue 

  • Are aware that even unicorns can double as work horses, in other words: you put the same enthusiasm and integrity in managing simple repetitive tasks as more creative and complex ones.  

  • Can think outside the box, but also believe that being creative does not prevent you from being well-organized, accurate, productive, and reliable  

  • Appreciate a well-written text, are allergic to typos and sloppy communication 

  • Have a proven interest in photography, videomaking, visual communications, art, design, digital creation, etc. 

  • Have some experience with the Adobe creative suite and/or other design software  

  • Are digitally smart and up to date about the latest technologies and communications trends 

 

Awesome to have:

  • Experience with the creation of digital content (especially on YouTube and Instagram), Community Management, managing Facebook Pages and Groups 

  • Experience with creating and running social media campaigns with Facebook Business Manager 

  • Experience with Wix or other CMS systems 

  • Awareness of SEO writing principles

  • Experience in event management or production

  • Interest in urban studies, architecture, and public art.  

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Factorr is a great company that fosters the development of young, talented, and proactive juniors by giving them the chance to accomplish their aspirations and become real professionals.

 

- Aida Kijauskaitė, Junior creative consultant