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Marketing and Communications Intern

On-site, Hybrid
  • Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands

Job description

The role

Rockstart is an early-stage investor dedicated to empowering founders to drive positive global change on a global scale. With a global network and offices in Amsterdam, Copenhagen, and Bogotá, we offer proven fast-track scaling programs and investments for purpose-driven founders operating in Energy, AgriFood, and Emerging Technology.


As a Marketing and Communications Intern, you'll dive into our mission, helping to amplify Rockstart's narrative and spotlight the purpose-driven founders we support. You'll play a crucial role in crafting comprehensive content marketing strategies across digital and offline media, ensuring alignment with our brand voice and guidelines. This position offers significant learning opportunities, as well as the opportunity to collaborate closely with our Head of Marketing and international teams.



  • Crafting compelling content such as blog posts, articles, press releases, social media content, and newsletters.

  • Supporting exciting marketing initiatives, from launches to campaigns and events.

  • Assisting in monitoring and updating all metrics and KPIs.

  • Collaborating across Rockstart teams to integrate Marcom planning effectively.

  • Keeping up-to-date with trends in the startup ecosystem, investments, VC trends, and funding.


Job requirements


  • Enrolled as a last-year student or Master's student throughout the internship.

  • Fluent in English; proficiency in Dutch is a plus.

  • Passionate about Rockstart’s mission to support purpose-driven startups.

  • Strong writing skills with experience in copywriting and content management (e.g., blogs, websites).


Start: September 2024

Availability: 40 hours per week;

Duration: 6 months Internship

Remuneration: €600 per month, plus €2 per day 'Remote Work Allowance' & Travel

Location: Amsterdam, Netherlands


If you have any further questions about the role, please don’t hesitate to contact Rockstart HR Manager Trixie Morrow (


A bit about Rockstart

We are an international team of +45 professionals dedicated to empowering purpose-driven founders to drive positive change on a global scale. We have an entrepreneurial mindset, we are open and honest, we strive to get results and we're committed to our mission. What we value most is founders, their big, bold dreams and how we can add value and create a better future together.


We are a global, remote-first organization with offices in Amsterdam (NL), Copenhagen (DK), and Bogota (COL).


We provide fast-track scaling solutions for purpose-driven founders operating in Energy, AgriFood and Emerging Technology - through domain-focused, mentor-driven programs, market introductions and investments from early stage to series B from our funds.

Since its establishment in 2011, Rockstart has invested in more than 350 startups and its alumni value to date is €1.7B+. Rockstart has notable exits such as Wercker, Bouw7, iClinic and in 2021 3D Hubs and Brincr.