Are you interested in the intersection of sustainability and software? Would you like to research the market for sustainability-related software and be part of a team of software professionals? Metabolic Software, a sustainability-focused software company from Amsterdam, is looking for a Software Product Marketing intern for our growing team.
Metabolic Software develops software products to accelerate the sustainability transition. Our tools provide the most accurate and insightful sustainability intelligence to decision-makers worldwide, democratizing access to this expertise in the process. Metabolic Software is part of the larger Metabolic family of organizations, engaging in applied research, consulting, and venture building. These entities work together to identify, scale, and implement innovative solutions to global problems.
Our young and passionate team focuses on digital solutions while putting the planet, and people, over profit. We have front-end and back-end developers, project managers, and a UX designer. We are supported by visual designers and sustainability experts from Metabolic. But we are growing rapidly and are looking for new colleagues in several areas. For more information, see Metabolic Software.
About the Role
Our software team is always looking for new opportunities to build amazing software and is staying up to date on the latest developments in the market for sustainability-related software products. As an intern for Metabolic Software, you will participate in market and user research to refine our future software offerings. As a young company in the fast-growing field of circularity, we are faced with rapidly changing customer demands and priorities. Your role will be to help us understand the current demands and project them into the future, which will ultimately enable us to prioritize future developments in our roadmap. Your main responsibilities will include:
Analyze market demands for circular software solutions
Uncover unmet needs for software and features as they relate to Metabolic Software’s offerings
Research existing offerings and the features of competitors of Metabolic Software
Independently create market research documentation and present the results to relevant stakeholders
Document how the market is currently segmented and how Metabolic’s software offerings fit into existing market segments
Write public-facing documentation of broad features of Metabolic’s software offering
Provide input to Metabolic Software’s future strategy based on market research
Conduct interviews with users and decision-makers with the goal of understanding their needs and decision-making criteria
The position lasts for five to six months and starts on 1st of September, 2022. The internship requires four to five days of work per week.
This internship provides a stipend amounting to €835,80 per month based on 40 hours per week.
An ideal intern is passionate about sustainability and interested in the latest development in technology. We’re looking for someone that falls within the following criteria:
Study background in Business Administration, Marketing or a similar field
You are eager to develop your skills and can work independently
Fluent in English
Strong organizational and communication skills
Strong motivation to learn about and contribute to a circular future
Able to work independently
Great team working skills
An energetic, solutions-focussed, proactive spirit
Experience with software marketing or other experience with software development is a plus
Fluency in Dutch is a plus
To be eligible for an internship with Metabolic, the following criteria must be met (non-negotiable):
Metabolic’s mission is to transition the global economy to a fundamentally sustainable state. We advise governments, businesses, and NGOs on how to adapt to a fast-changing global context. Combining systems thinking and data science, we map and understand local and global systems to assess where to intervene and develop solutions that can dramatically shift how the economy functions.