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Internship Online Marketing & Sales

Help us become the best ethnically diverse mentoring platform in Europe.

Do you have a passion for ethnic diversity and marketing? Are a good dose of personal responsibility, on-the-job coaching and mucho dynamics high on your wish list? And are you fluent in English both spoken and written? Then Roots Inspire ( is your ideal place for an internship. As an intern at Roots Inspire you do not simply have a supporting role, but you are a full member of the team. After an introduction programme, you will pick up marketing and sales projects that will enhance the experience of 50+ mentors and hundreds of potential mentees. You work with professionals who like to share their knowledge with you and are rooting for you, so you get to know the in’s and out’s super-fast.

  • As a marketing intern you will make a substantial contribution to the success of one of the best ethnically diverse mentoring platforms.
  • Your main tasks are to support management with the marketing and sales of Roots Inspire. Additionally, you will also do research to improve our sales.
  • The team and our marketing and sales resources are still under construction, and therefore offer enough challenging work projects and activities.
  • You will also contribute to the optimisation of the team, our resources and our processes.
  • Thanks to our good cooperation, humor and pleasure in our work, we keep our cool.
  • You will be available for at least 32 hours a week for 5-6 months.

It is because you are proactive, eager to learn and data driven. Experience with photoshop or other graphic design programmes is a plus.


It is because you work customer-oriented and very accurate. You feel responsible for delivering quality.

You are a true solution-oriented team player who is communicatively strong and has a large dose of enthusiasm.

Not because you have little affinity with ethnic diversity, yet a lot of affinity with marketing.

Not because you find it difficult to approach new contacts and to get people involved in our story.

Not because you find it difficult to work independently.

  • Attention for you. We think it’s important that you can get the best out of yourself but that we also get the best out of each other. You have your personal and professional development in your own hands at Roots Inspire.
  • Money and stuff. Working at Roots Inspire is challenging and we like to give something in return. Your internship compensation is 200 euros per month for full-time availability. In addition to your monthly internship compensation, you will receive 14 vacation days pro-rata over a 6 month period.
  • Outside of work. There is also plenty to do at Roots Inspire besides working. Our (online) activities are diverse, but always voluntary, and we are always open to initiatives.
  • You apply. We study your application carefully and within two weeks you will be informed whether we will invite you for an interview.
  • First contact. We call to schedule the first call. Pressing questions can then be asked immediately.
    Meeting in “real”. We see this first meeting as an introduction in which we get to know each other better and find out if we match.
  • The follow-up interview. Does it taste like more? Then in the second interview, we go into the depths and we further explain the function and the team. To do this, you first fill out an online assessment with a personality questionnaire (15 min) and a choice test (15 min).
  • Mutual love. After two conversations, we often know enough to form a good impression. And if our love is mutual, then your career at Roots Inspire begins :).

Got excited? Apply immediately! We look forward to receiving your application with CV and motivation letter via At Roots Inspire we welcome all people who can bring quality and ambition. We would like to know who you are.

Any questions? Please contact Chiara Zeeuw via