Start date: Autumn 2019 

Contract length: 3-6 months
 
Location: Utrecht

 

A bit about Bittiq

Bittiq is a company that is reshaping the financial industry, by helping the existing companies to develop solutions to be more relevant for their users. This means using technology and customers’ insights to shape products able to have an impact on people’s life.
We launched our app last year and we are already experiencing a tremendous growth. For this reason we are looking for a motivated intern with a “self-starter” mindset, not afraid of working in a young and dynamic environment. You'll be part of an extremely passionate and motivated team. We strongly value diversity and cooperation and you will experience a friendly and innovative atmosphere.
Bittiq is part of the Holland Startup ecosystem. This means that you’ll have the unique opportunity to be in touch with many other entrepreneurs and the chance to participate in events and workshops organized for the whole community.
 

Your challenge

As a business develop intern you will be involved in the design and implementation of various strategies to acquire new customers, using both digital and non-digital channels.
Together with the team you’ll be responsible for the growth of the company and the creation of successful business models. You will work directly with the founders and cooperate closely with the sales & marketing team.
The ideal profile is customer-driven, willing to understand our customers’ needs and translate them into a better product. We are looking for someone not afraid of experimenting and finding creative ways to put his or her knowledge in practice.
If you’re willing to grow and kick start your career in a young and fast-growing startup, then Bittiq is the right place for you!
 

Main tasks

  • Taking initiative to create new channels to acquire customers
  • Monitoring and optimising the existing channels
  • Contribute to the development of our business model on the European market
  • Analyse customers’ need to elaborate product improvement and changes
  • Maintain the customer database updated
  • Support the team in daily business

 

Who you are

  • 3rd of 4th year HBO or WO student or recently graduated
  • Studying a subject relevant to the internship (e.g. Business administration, Communication)
  • Capable of finding new and creative solutions
  • Proactive and motivated
  • Available to start ASAP
  • Fluent in English. Dutch is a plus
  • Available for at least 24 hours/week
 

What we offer

  • Excellent opportunities for career development
  • Your work will have impact, helping people make better financial decisions
  • A competitive allowance
  • A friendly and inspiring team to work with
  • A great chance to learn, experiment and develop
  • A vibrant office in the coolest place of Utrecht, the Maliebaan
  • Friday social company drinks