Communications Intern

Alkemio is looking for an intern in the area of communications for 3-5 days per week. We are a tech-for-good startup located in The Hague.

Do good and gain experience while developing your network

Are you ready to make an impact, a self-starter with strong communication skills, and interested in Startups?
Do you want to join us in helping society collaborate effectively around complex social issues?
Do you want to develop your communications skills in an international team working on an ambitious digital platform?

Alkemio is looking for a motivated individual with an academic background who wants to be part of our growing digital startup. In this role you will have the opportunity to work on different projects and contribute to the future of our company.

About Alkemio

Alkemio is a tech-for-good start-up. We develop a platform where organizations, governments, and individuals address and solve their most pressing social problems and challenges.

Think about making our society more inclusive, improving energy security, the impact of AI on our jobs and education, and many more. The platform allows you to define this challenge, connect with others working on similar challenges, and exchange knowledge and resources. Meanwhile, we continue to build the platform together with our (international) impact-driven community.

A digital platform with public values central.

Your role

Working as a Communications Intern at Alkemio is dynamic. You’ll be a part of our diverse team, with different backgrounds and nationalities. This role is part of the Operations team, working online or at The Hague Tech offices. You’ll partner up with our Communications Lead to create our messages across various platforms and communicate with a broad variety of audiences that are situated all over Europe.

We are looking for someone who is curious, smart and willing to learn. The duration and intensity of the internship are up to discussion, ideally between 3 – 5 days for a six-month period.

Are you the enthusiastic, talented intern we’re looking for?

What You’ll Do:

  • Support with ideation/brainstorming sessions and proactive communications campaigns and events
  • Support driving online engagement and activation on the platform
  • Write and design content for publication on external channels, including social media
  • Manage the content calendar and our social activation calendar
  • Help optimize our outreach by analyzing analytics on external channels
  • Analyze media coverage, compile supporting materials
  • Other duties and responsibilities as assigned

What You’ll Need:

  • You are currently in the end of your studies
  • Proficient written and verbal English skills
  • Experience with digital platforms and knowledge of the latest communications trends
  • Experience with Hubspot, experience with design platforms, and editing videos is a plus
  • Pro-active and hands-on mentality
  • Creativity, an innovator and an ability to both think from first principles and think big
  • To travel to The Hague for 2 to 3 days a week

What You’ll Get in Return…

  • Internship allowance; in conformity with the market.
  • Extensive set of tools and learnings to drive your career
  • Possibility to continue to work for Alkemio after a successful internship

Are you interested in the position? Please send your CV and show us your creativity and motivation in an attached accompanying letter to


  • EU/EER students: In order to be considered for this internship, you need to be registered as a student during the entire internship period. Formal documentation of this may be requested at any time.
  • Non-EU students in Dutch Universities: You need to be registered as a student and your university needs to sign the Nuffic Agreement. The internship needs to be a compulsory part of your studies (receive ECTS in turn). In case of non-compulsory internship, you need to have a letter from the university in which it states that your internship contributes to your personal development, what your learning goals are and what tasks you will undertake during your internship. The letter has to be signed and stamped by your university.
  • Non-EU students in non-Dutch Universities: You need to be registered as a student and the internship should be a compulsory part of your studies. Also, you need to be able to get the official approval of your university for this internship (Nuffic agreement).

Please apply only if you can meet the aforementioned requirements.