Internship - Business Development - Business Development & Marketing Intern

Intern / Student, Full-time · Munich

Your mission
Your mission:
Here at the The Exploration Company, we are developing, producing, and operating Nyx, a modular and reusable space orbital vehicle that can eventually be refuelled in orbit, and which carries cargo - and potentially humans in the longer run.

We want you as a talented Business Development & Marketing Intern to help us in our mission by supporting the business development team to develop and amplify our brand and supporting the team with managing internal and external events.

You will be successful in this role if you are able to help us:
  • Setting up a Marketing & Branding strategy
  • Implementing your strategy through events and social media campaigns
In your capacity as Business Development & Marketing Intern, your role will be continuously evolving, but day to day your duties will include:
  • Merchandising and Marketing – identifying new and exciting ways to promote our brand through social media and merchandising
  • Customer / internal engagement – planning face to face meetings with customers and internal staff, potentially leading on some projects and visits (e.g. Airshows, IAC, ESA industry days)
  • Project & Event Management – managing smaller internal & external events and projects, taking responsibility for outcomes, budgets, timescales etc
  • External Communications – finding new ways to ensure that information reaches target audiences, and our achievements are recognised.
  • Administrative tasks – for example preparation of status reports, minutes of meeting, coordination of agendas.
  • Supporting the business development team in their bidding process, identifying new potential customers and setting up the customer journey
Your profile
What we would love to see from you:
In the role of Business Development & Marketing Intern ideally, you will have the following:
  • Full-time student in bachelor or master degree with a major in Sales, Marketing, Economics, Business Administration, Event Management, Communications, or related disciplines
  • Experience of Microsoft Teams and other digital platforms
  • Experience with social media platforms (LinkedIn) & event tools (Eventbrite)
  • A natural communicator in English and French being an additional advantage
  • An ability to retro plan 
Skills and Behaviours 
  • Takes initiative, works independently and pro-actively
  • Creative mindset and keen eye for aesthetics and detail
  • Good relational skills, team spirit and open-minded appraoch
  • Strong organizing and prioritization of tasks
  • Positive and flexible attitude to get the job done
  • Ability to communicate at all levels of the business
  • Demonstrates behaviours consistent with The Exploration Company’s core values of Commitment, Innovation, Trust, Quality, and Teamwork
Why us?
At The Exploration Company, we are democratizing space exploration i.e., by making it affordable, available, and open. Our high-impact team is driven by competence, impact, and efficiency. We are doers, team players, and problem solvers.  Our culture is driven by technology, learning by doing, and passion for what we do.
Why you should join us:
What makes us special here at The Exploration Company and why we think you will enjoy working here is:
  • We’re Agile - we make decisions fast whilst keeping our goals and systems in mind.
  • We’re Open and Collaborative - we are transparent about risks and obstacles, so that we can cooperate together to overcome them.
  • We have a lot of Fun - we refuel our energy knowing we are democracing space. It’s a wonderful and rare opportunity, are YOU up for the challenge?
We'd love to hear from you if you wish to be a part of our journey. Please submit your CV now for immediate consideration and we will be in touch shortly.

The Exploration Company is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status or disability status. Relocation assistance is provided for those willing to relocate including visa sponsorship where applicable.
About us
The Exploration Company develops, produces and operates Nyx, a modular and reusable orbital vehicle that can eventually be refuelled in orbit, and which carries cargo - and potentially humans in the longer run.

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