Internship Founded in Groningen

Are you the perfect Founded in Groningen Intern? 

Can you strengthen our team as an intern?

Want to help us with events, social media, and clever marketing strategies? Look no further! 

We’re looking for a hands-on intern to help strengthen the Founded in Groningen team starting in Feb 2022. Your focus will be on organizing events and running the social media channels. 

About Founded in Groningen:

Founded in Groningen connects, supports and inspires innovative entrepreneurs in the Groningen ecosystem, both online and offline. We do this by organizing events, connecting people, publishing relevant content online and setting up hands-on projects, based on the wants and needs of entrepreneurs. We’re a team of freelancers, and we each contribute to Founded in Groningen for one or more days per week. The program is managed by the Economic Affairs department of the City of Groningen.

Are you…

A people person, independent but also a team player, assertive, creative, result oriented and curious? And are you passionate about entrepreneurship (in Groningen), event organization and communication? If so, you’re the person we’re looking for!

Skills we’re looking for in our intern:

  • Experience with content creation and posting on social media (Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter and Instagram)
  • (Event)organizational skills or an interest in developing these skills
  • Event management skills
  • Basic Adobe skills or a willingness to learn  
  • Design skills
  • Marketing and research skills
  • Command of the English language (writing)
  • Speaking Dutch

Nice to have: Some experience/affinity with video creation and editing

What we’re asking/offering: 

You’ll get to take a deep dive into the Groningen startup ecosystem and be part of a very fun and motivated team.

Internship duration: February 2021 - June 2022

Minimum availability of 4 days

Internship compensation of €300/month

During your internship, you will be given the opportunity to take an in-depth look at our social media and to try out and apply improvements. You will also get support in your own project and are encouraged to set up new projects / initiatives yourself.

You will also become intimately acquainted with all the Founded in Groningen projects, such as scouting innovative startups/scale ups and entrepreneurs, the community meetups, event organization of, for example, Founder Talks and Founder Factories.

We are very curious about what you would like to learn during your internship and what kind of project you would like to sink your teeth into. We are happy to offer you the space and support you need.


Send an email with your resume and short motivation letter.