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Federal Volunteer Service or Internship as Marketing and Communiations Support in the ProVeg Incubator (m/f/d)

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ProVeg | Berlin, Germany

Role Summary

ProVeg Incubator is the world’s first incubator to exclusively support plant-based and cultured food startups. The job of the Incubator team is to recruit and support the best startups in this sector, equipping them with the skills they need to grow their businesses, secure investment, and launch products and services. 

To successfully fulfil that mission, impactful marketing and effective communications are crucial. In this role, you will be responsible for supporting the Marketing & Communications Manager in delivering campaigns and activities to raise awareness of the Incubator and target high-quality startups to join the accelerator programme. 

This will involve drafting content for Incubator channels and external publications, updating platforms such as social media and the Incubator blog, identifying new channels the Incubator can use for promotion, and any other tasks relevant to marketing and communications.


Responsibilities

  •  Draft engaging copy for the ProVeg Incubator digital channels, including social media (LinkedIn, Instagram, Twitter, YouTube), blog, and website. 
  • Research and produce content focused on the Incubator and alumni startups for use by external publications, liaising with the Marketing & Communications Manager.
  • Contribute to the success of marketing activities by inputting to the annual content plan and ensuring channels are kept up to date.
  • Support the Marketing & Communications Manager in the delivery of a monthly e-newsletter. 
  • Identify new communications and marketing opportunities for the Incubator such as magazines, blogs, newsletters, online influencers, etc. 
  • Contribute to communications activities that support our annual calendar of ProVeg Incubator events.
  • Support the Incubator team by taking on varied tasks when nee

Competencies


Required:

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills 
  • Impressive copywriting skills and the ability to deliver creative content for a range of platforms
  • Enthusiasm, passion, and a genuine interest for the field of marketing and communications
  • A positive, proactive, and enthusiastic attitude towards work 
  • Flexibility, a willingness to learn, and the ability to adapt quickly to new tasks
  • A good team player with strong collaboration and interpersonal skills
  • Good understanding of and alignment with ProVeg International’s vision and mission
  • Willingness to take over additional tasks as and when they arise
  • Fluency in English (native speakers preferred)


Preferred:

  • Qualification or experience in marketing, communications, or PR would be advantageous
  • Experience in graphic design, videography, or photography
  • Experience or interest in the food industry and/or startup sector
  • Additional European languages, particularly German, are a plus

Benefits of working with us

·       Strong organisational focus on personal development and designated training budget

·       Flexibility around working arrangements

·       Delicious and healthy vegan lunch every day at our Berlin office

·       And last but not least: Become part of a great team and work with us towards a world where everyone chooses delicious and healthy food that is good for all humans, animals, and our planet

 

Benefits of a federal volunteer service

  • Receipt of a monthly allowance
  • Benefits through an exclusive volunteer pass, including a discount on the BVG ticket and discounts on admission to museums, cinemas and much more
  • Extensive further training opportunities in the form of seminar participation (daily and weekly seminars), which can be selected according to personal interests
  • Guarantee of social security and accident insurance
  • Continued support and individual encouragement from the supervisor
  • The opportunity to develop one's own skills, gain new competencies and gain valuable experience.
  • Become not only part of a great team but also part of a movement that drives decisive social change!


When?

Start: as soon as possible (please indicate available period)

Period: BFD min. 6 to max. 18 months, voluntary internships 3 months, compulsory internships up to 6 months

Location: Berlin


Further information

Our application procedure

If you would like to apply, please submit your application documents (including cover letter, curriculum vitae and references) using the application form and ensure that you answer all of the questions.

Should you be shortlisted for the job, the following steps will apply:

  1. An online-based sample task.
  2. An initial interview with you.
  3. An office trial day, which will consist of undertaking a set of tasks that would be typical of the work that you would do with us. Depending on the location, this day can either take place in our office or can be done from home. In this way, we want to get to know you and your way of working even better, as well as give you the opportunity to get a good idea of the work entailed.
  4. Subsequently, the final decision will be made (if necessary an additional final discussion may be required).


Diversity Statement

ProVeg is committed to equal employment opportunity for all, regardless of race, religion, colour, sex, age, national origin or ancestry, refugee background, genetic information, disability, marital status, parental status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, HIV status, gender identity, or gender expression. People of colour, women, people with disabilities, people from LGBTQIA+ communities, elderly people, refugees and people living with HIV are strongly encouraged to apply.

Role Summary

ProVeg Incubator is the world’s first incubator to exclusively support plant-based and cultured food startups. The job of the Incubator team is to recruit and support the best startups in this sector, equipping them with the…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location

Location

48 Genthiner Straße, Berlin 10785, DE

How to Apply

Our Application Procedure

Your application should include a cover letter, a CV and work certificates. Please tell us how you found this job ad! Please send us your application using our online form. (https://proveg.com/jobs/) Thank you!

The upcoming steps include:

  1. Online trial tasks 
  2. A personal interview and an optional “trial day”, that includes the handling of tasks that are typical for the role you are applying for. If you are not from Berlin you can do this tasks at home. That helps us to get to know you and your way of working better, and gives you a chance to get a full picture of the job and us
  3. The final decision may need an extra interview.

Our Application Procedure

Your application should include a cover letter, a CV and work certificates. Please tell us how you found this job ad! Please send us your application using…

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