Internship Vacancies

For the fall season (September – January) of 2018, we have the following vacancies available:

Social Media Coordinator:

  • Attend and report on our activities
  • Create engaging content, including snapshots, engaging short text, captivating tweets and the list goes on
  • Maintain all social media accounts on a daily basis
  • Reflect and adjust strategy according to our publications
  • Communicate with other team members and coordinate their contributions to social media channels
  • Communicate with other team members and coordinate their contributions
  • Any other activity that you think will help TBYW and our media presence
  • 10 hours/week flexible, except for participation in a weekly team meeting (times TBC)

Community Outreach Coordinator:

  • Keep our website up-to-date
  • Send out press releases on an ad-hoc basis
  • Create a monthly newsletter
  • Identify and contact potential partners relevant to TBYW through ongoing research and evaluation
  • Join new platforms, such as airbnb experiences
  • Solicit grants, gifts, and sponsorships from new and continuing partners
  • Research and assist in developing plans for expanding the TBYW presence online and offline
  • Any other activity that you think will help TBYW and our media presence
  • 10 hours/week flexible, except for participation in a weekly team meeting (times TBC)

Team coordinator:

  • Look for volunteers and interns
  • Keep our vacancies up-to-date on various platforms
  • Receive and assess incoming internship applications
  • Interview the prospective interns
  • Communicate between TBYW and the sending institution i.e. the university
  • Arrange the introduction of new volunteers
  • Guide the emersion of intern in TBYW
  • Keep the volunteer work schedule up-to-date
  • Any other activity that you think will help TBYW and our human resources
  • 10 – 15 hours/week flexible, except for participation in a weekly team meeting (times TBC)

Market activist coordinator:

  • Plan and coordinate our participation in weekend events, food festivals etc.
  • Coordinate and communicate with a team of volunteers
  • Arrange pickups
  • Select food to be handed out & prepare tasters for visitors
  • Communicate TBYW’s cause to the visitors
  • Communicate about markets with social media coordinator
  • Communicate with municipality about event permits
  • Reflect on every session and improve concept accordingly
  • Any other activity that you think will help TBYW and our weekend events
  • mainly working on Saturdays, depending on the event schedule, except for participation in a weekly team meeting (times TBC)

Photographer:

  • Attend our events, take pictures and video footage
  • Edit photos + footage
  • Communicate with and report back to social media manager for coverage of our events
  • Any other activity that you think will help TBYW and the visualisation  of our work
  • 10 hours/week at varying times, depending on the event schedule, except for participation in a weekly team meeting (times TBC)

Graphic designer: 

  • Create visual concepts, using computer software or by hand
  • Communicate ideas that inspire and inform our audience
  • Develop the overall layout and design for various applications such as social media content, posters, brochures
  • Any other activity that you think will help TBYW and our online content
  • 10 hours/week flexible, except for participation in a weekly team meeting (times TBC)

Blogger:

  • Write blog posts on a weekly a basis on TBYW-relevant themes, e.g. citizen activism, food security, education, environmentalism, cooking etc.
  • Attend and blog on our events
  • Interview related projects and write about them
  • Any other activity that you think will help TBYW and our online content
  • 10 hours/week flexible, except for participation in a weekly team meeting (times TBC)

Funding Coordinator:

  • Research and apply for subsidies
  • Research and participate in startup funding possibilities
  • Providing support in the preparation of research funding proposals for submission to different committees
  • Any other activity that you think will help TBYW and the achievement of our mission
  • Proficient in English and Dutch
  • 10 hours/week flexible, except for participation in a weekly team meeting (times TBC)

Applications

Send a short letter of motivation and your CV to Chay@TasteBeforeYouWaste.org!