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Support the Sales & Marketing team of a pan-European Angel Network

Placement Type: Internship (400-500hrs)

Placement Description:

We are looking for young people that are interested in the fast-growing and fascinating world of early-stage investing. This opportunity is also available for candidates looking to pursue a career in the fields of Sales & Marketing, amongst other desirable fields. During your internship, you will be asked to support our Digital Marketing Executive and Sales & Marketing Operations Executive, in their daily work. You will benefit from the possibility to collaborate with some key figures in the European angel investing community. Amongst other Sales & Marketing related tasks, you will be providing support in the following processes: 1) Social Media 2) Content writing 3) Investor event logistics & communications 4) Client on-boarding

Skills Gained and Learning Opportunities:

Direct hands on experience in: 1) Angel Investing & Start-up industries; 2) Content creation and posting in the social media sector; 3) Digital design; 4) Advanced spreadsheets; 5) Market research; 6) Client Due Diligence.

Total Number of Hours: 720 over a 6 month period

Period of Placement: (If Start Date/End Date are blank, the Placement is "open")

Start Date: 01-03-2016
End Date:

Remuneration: This is an unpaid internship for 6 months


Our interns are not necessarily just strong academic achievers. We also seek to offer a chance to candidates who had to work to support their studies or have shown initiative, promise as well as innovative and entrepreneurial spirit during their studies. 1) Excellent level of both written and oral communication, as well as Creative Writing, in English. 2) Excellent computer skills and proficiency in social media and office suites, preferably Google’s Apps suite including Sheets, Docs, Gmail, Calendar and Groups, as well as Creative Suite products - candidate should bring a functioning laptop. 3) Reading for a Bachelor or Master level in Business Administration, Communications, Marketing, Finance, Accounting, Engineering or IT or any other suitable course of study. 4) Candidate must understand and be willing to work in an environment where most communication is made remotely on a consistent basis.

Other Qualities:

Oral and written knowledge of French and/or German will be considered an asset. Preference is given if the internship is part of an accredited program by the candidate's educational institution.

Host Organisation Name: Go Beyond Investing

Host Organisation Description:

Go Beyond Investing enables novice & experienced, small & large investors, to access angel investing as an asset class through its unique platform, tools, training and expert angels. Go Beyond operates in Europe and the US. Its management team is composed of seasoned business angels. Diversity, hard work and dedication are the values that keep us in motion and which form part of our core beliefs. We are also sensitive to world problems and business sustainability and hold dear the ideals of People Profit Planet.

Host Organisation Address:

TAKEOFF Business Incubation Centre, Dar Ġuzeppi Zahra Building, University of Malta, Msida

Name of Contact Person at Host Organisation: Jean Paul Barthet

Phone Number: +35623408321

Selection of Candidate: Best candidate

When you click on APPLY for this placement you will be directed to an email message which you may edit as your cover letter. Before sending the email, do not forget to go through the following checklist:

  1. Edit the email as your covering letter or attach your covering letter
  2. Attach your CV
  3. Ensure that the email is sent directly to the email of the ‘Host Organisation Contact Person’
  4. Keep the DegreePlus Office in copy ( in the application email, and
  5. You are also to keep the DegreePlus Office informed of any positive feedback received from the Host Organisation.


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