Duration: minimum of 5 months
Start date: In consultation – preferably January or February 2024
Level: Bachelor of Applied Sciences
Who are we?
The Protein Brewery (TPB) is a young, highly innovative company focused on creative technologies to develop and produce sustainable food ingredients using classical brewing and precision fermentation technology. We are addressing the eminent global shift from animal-based food ingredients towards a sustainable, plant-based food chain. Our team in Breda, The Netherlands currently consists of 35 people and is growing fast. The present organization is mission-driven, where the shared purpose of the organization, the teams and the individuals are aligned. Our culture can be described by our core values;
SHARING the same purpose. Working together as one team in our pursuit to reach our mission and have a positive and lasting impact on the world around us and beyond, while having fun.
DARING to do what no one did before and encouraging whoever dares to do so. Creating a stimulating environment where people feel free to innovate in a pragmatic way. Enabling us to remain agile and to move ahead speedily.
TRUSTING each other’s capacities, intentions and sense of responsibility, leading to a culture of ownership, undivided responsibility and relentless dedication.
CARING for each other and your work environment. Supporting each other, professionally and personally. Valuing each team member as the person he or she is, regardless of background, capacities or status.
What are you going to do?
We offer the perfect challenge for any Marketing professional in the making. We are looking for an enthusiastic Bachelor student who wants to make an impact. Currently, we are at the start of building our brand, launching our first hero product Fermotein® and in need of digital marketing expertise to strengthen that process. As a digital marketeer for TPB you are an important member of the commercial team working on lead generation through the B2B social space, coordinating targeted campaigns and generating interesting content.
Throughout your internship we expect you to support content marketing, build customer profiles, optimize our social channels and plan communication activities accordingly. Together with the Marketing manager you are responsible to grow TPBs followers’ base and you will complement the team with a well-developed AV-skills set. You will get used to working with a digital extension of the team in the form of AI (ChatGPT).
Aspects of the intern project will include:
Working with the commercial team to optimize the impact of social media channels.
Connecting with all lines of business to integrate all departments’ objectives into the social media content and find a way of working to maintain that feed.
Creating a content calendar to feed the main B2B social channels for the second half of 2024.
Developing content by producing and editing videos/photos, and working with licensed software to create dedicated social media snippets.
Launching a new social media channel (Instagram) and building our brand, while creating a strong followers base.
What does your profile look like?
We are a good match if you...
Are studying (Bachelor) in Marketing / E-commerce / Communication / Media management or similar.
Have insights in the latest developments within digital marketing (SEO / SEA / content marketing / etc.) and know your way around the social media landscape.
Like to work in a dynamic and fast changing environment with passionate colleagues.
Take initiatives and you are able to work independently, finding your own way within a small organization.
Have a passion for food. Knowledge of the food industry (on a technical level) is a bonus!
Are a native English speaker or native Dutch speaker with great English speaking and writing skills. Being able to write compelling copy is a plus.
What do we have to offer?
A sneak peek of working in one of the most interesting and fastest growing parts of the food industry.
First-hand experience in growing a business from start-up to scale-up, including many different aspects ranging from building a factory to building a brand.
A small and diverse commercial team to call your own and guidance throughout your internship from our Marketing manager.
A flexible work environment with fun and knowledgeable colleagues, located in Breda, but including remote working opportunities.
Are you interested in this internship? Please send an email with your resume and motivation letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
The exact content of the internship will be established in consultation depending on the starting date.
At The Protein Brewery we are committed to equal employment opportunities for all applicants and employees. We truly believe in the strength that comes with diversity in teams.