Marketing internship

Internship Reference: CDBS70

Company Introduction:

This company is an early stage online to offline Service Company that aims to enable anyone to take part in the designing, customizing, producing and selling of a wide range of material products. This will be achieved through a collaborative online platform with a library of product designs connected to a network of offline “micro factories” with digital fabrication technologies (such as 3D printers, CNC mills, and laser cutters). The company’s mission is to become a leading platform for the ‘internet of production’, using a targeted roll-out in China as a springboard for international expansion. Their platform will be internationalized to well serve and integrate the Chinese and International market.

Internship Position:

Social Media & Communities Internship

Internship Description:

Supporting the Chief Communities Officer in following our objectives and strategies of building an online community around our online platform and engagement:

  • Outreach and activation of core company network for the online platform launch
  • Research and content for our website surrounding innovation in design and production
  • Population of content aggregator on a range of topics with links to articles, 3D designs, videos and photos
  • Research & preparation of tweets, facebook posts to populate a content calendar
  • Preparation of imagery and video for social media posts
  • Scheduling and management of posts across platforms, using tools like Buffer
  • Monitoring and analysing success of social media outreach, using tools like Buffer
  • Engagement with our social media communities around our posts, their messages, and queries
  • Analysing online platform engagement using tools like
  • Mailing list management and email support of community using tools like Mailchimp


  • Possesses knowledge and experience in the tenets of marketing and communications. Marketing or Communications degree is welcomed but not required with relevant work experience.
  • Passion for copywriting and creative expression
  • Interested in design and technology
  • Motivation to realize a more sustainable and ethical world
  • An interdisciplinary, keen learner, that is curious about how things are made, where they are produced, and the story behind what we consume
  • Open and approachable communication skills so to be able to reach out to new persons online and build relationships
  • Assumes responsibilities and initiative, ability to troubleshoot and keep calm when faced with a complex matter
  • Fluency in English, with an interest in learning Chinese. Ideally a third language such as Spanish or German.
  • Proficient in Microsoft office: Word, Excel and Powerpoint
  • Design oriented person, that has a grasp of Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator or InDesign. For the right person, can be trained by team
  • Practice or a willingness to use video editing software: Adobe Premiere, Final Cut Pro, or even iMovie. For the right person, can be trained by team
  • Experience and interest in using social media platforms for community engagement like Twitter and Facebook
  • Ideally with experience in using online community engagement tools like Mailchimp, induction will be provided with tools like Buffer and


2 months minimum.