Are you studying a degree within the fields of business communication, marketing or public relations and looking for an internship? Can you contemplate a business from a strategic perspective and translate complex processes into creative and engaging content that will help the company reach new heights? Quercus Group is looking for an ambitious and creative young professional to join our diverse and international team in Copenhagen, and we’re eager to offer you a steep learning curve, influence and ownership of your work as you join our growing sustainability consultancy.
As part of our team you will
Assist the communications team in translating the company strategy into communications plans and action points
Support the company’s internal and external communications efforts
Produce weekly content for our website and other channels (including SoMe)
Build our brand through engaging communication
Write press releases and articles and build a strong relationship with relevant media
Conduct marketing research for potential strategic projects
Support the consultancy team in preparing presentations and background material
Support the planning and implementation of events and workshops
Continuously keep yourself and Quercus updated on the global sustainability agenda
You’re the ideal candidate if
You are a student from a relevant line of study (e.g. communication, marketing, PR or business)
You have proven experience working with business communication (e.g. from a previous student position or maybe volunteer work)
You’re among the top of your class
You are highly motivated, proactive and are not afraid of thinking big
You are structured and can work independently in a dynamic and sometimes hectic environment
You are a people’s person and you enjoy working in a creative and dynamic environment together with people from different backgrounds and with different competences
You have an excellent level of both written and spoken English (Danish and other language skills are a plus)
You can write in a sharp and concise manner and clearly communicate complex matters in an engaging way
You are creative and have graphical skills (Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator etc.)
What will you gain from joining Quercus Group?
You will be part of a small, dynamic and fast-moving consulting firm where you can impact decision-making
You will be given responsibility and ownership of your tasks from day one
You will be working cross-functionally across multiple cultures and will gain valuable working experience in different fields (strategic business communication, consultancy, international relations, social media, PR, press relations etc.)
You will have access to a strong network and insight into Danish and international sustainability industries – such as clean energy, cleantech, sustainable urban development and agribusiness
You will be working in an environment where creativity, a good sense of humour and a can-do attitude are valued traits
The internship is a full-time position (minimum 30 hrs/week)
Start date and length
15th of August 2019 for a 4-6-month period
Bettina Tan Fjældhøj, Partner
To apply for the position please email your application and CV no later than the 30st of June 2019 to firstname.lastname@example.org, subject: Application Communications Internship autumn 2019. Interviews will be conducted on an ongoing basis until the right candidate is identified.
The internship is unpaid and is a great opportunity to obtain relevant experience in sustainability during your education and gain insight into the consultancy scene.
About Quercus Group
Quercus Group is a consultancy company based in Copenhagen and with offices in Kenya, India and Singapore. We specialise in sustainable development through strategic partnerships and cross-border collaboration. Our services include management consultancy, project development, partnership facilitation, and capacity building and training within the key sectors of urban development, agribusiness and cleantech. Our portfolio covers a variety of public bodies, institutional intermediaries and private actors from different regions around the globe. Quercus Group is currently working on both Danish as well as international projects, e.g. in Singapore, India, Kenya, Ghana, Canada and South America.