Front of House, Internship
The creative minds at AKQA apply artistry and craftsmanship to strategic insight to create and bring to life beautiful ideas that move the world. Skilled storytellers and conceptors, they work in a multidisciplinary environment to develop labours of love that delight customers and deliver results for clients.
As an Intern at AKQA you will join a very international team. You will have the opportunity to learn and be exposed to the operation of our business. We want you to gain a full understanding of the industry by talking and working with leading professionals.
This is certainly an opportunity for anyone who has always wanted to work in digital marketing and gain experience by joining as an intern in the core services team. A great stepping stone into the industry as many have done before and became successful within client services, project management and even as copywriters.
As an Intern in our Core Services team you will have an opportunity to grow and be exposed to all areas of the business. You will help and proactively come up with ideas to provide the studio with a 5 star experience for both employees and clients. Your personal learning program will ensure you gain multi-faceted experience and room to contribute to the team. The learning programme is tailored for you to have the best possible experience and is made completely to support your growth. Together with a highly skilled mentor you will develop and improve both your professional and soft skill set.
As an Intern, you are also expected to spark the inspiration of the team with fresh ideas.
Located on the Herengracht in central Amsterdam. At AKQA you will have access to world-renowned thought leadership from influential authors, athletes, artists and entrepreneurs. You will work in an environment which fosters a meritocratic culture and encourages ownership, and you will be surrounded by some of the brightest minds in their fields.
The internship will start as soon as possible and will focus on:
You will be the face of the studio creating an amazing office environment where you can proactively initiate ideas. You will be working in a team consisting of HR and Office and you will be exposed to a great variety of tasks. Ranging from answering phone and administrative tasks to building relations with suppliers and supporting our employees wherever needed. Not to forget supporting with events, office refurbishment and a million other tasks.
- You are fluent in English
- You are ambitious and committed to leave an impression
- You are service oriented
- You are proactive
- You have experience with customer service or hospitality
- You are familiar with Microsoft Word, Excel, Keynote
QUALITIES AND CHARACTERISTICS:
- Hungry to learn new skills, proactively and from peers
- You embrace challenges and want to make a difference
- You take initiative where you see opportunities
- You are relentlessly attentive to detail
This is a 6-month internship.
AKQA is an Equal Opportunities Employer, we believe that diversity is vital to AKQA’s ability to provide our clients with the best recommendations and are committed to fostering a varied and inclusive work environment. Your race, colour, ancestry, religion, gender, gender identity, national origin, sexual orientation, age, marital status, disability or veteran status have no bearing on our hiring decisions. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.