CONTENT MANAGEMENT INTERNSHIP

Short Stay Citizens is offering a Content Management internship opportunity working on an independent booking platform. This internship is open for an intern that may work on two brands: Short Stay Citizens and/or Young Global Living.

Who is Short Stay Citizens?

Short Stay Citizens (SSC) is a scale-up and continuously growing, currently, there are 13 people (remote) working and soon to expand even more. SSC was founded by a group of four friends and is a response to the burgeoning demand for short-stay solutions. SSC is an independent booking platform for serviced apartments with a target audience of medium to high-level executives or affluent travellers.

SSC recently launched a new label called Young Global Living (YGL). YGL is a new platform for community-based co-living spaces. While YGL has a similar business model to SSC, YGL's target audience are millennials, gen z's, affluent students, or digital nomads. Besides coliving spaces, YGL's platform has other added values, for example, providing jobs (via an API), a community-based platform with messaging and more soon to come. A part of YGL's concept was developed by students from the communication study at HRO during the iLabs project.

SSC and YGL provide accommodation solutions for corporate businesses as well as individual travellers. We offer our services for all global travellers, global/digital nomads, travelling for a lifestyle or work, as well as their families, and companies, involved in businesses globally. SSC and YGL are in the serviced apartment industry and co-living sector with a business model of OTA's (online travel agents).

Requirements

  • Fluent or native English language speaker
  • Excellent English writing and grammar skills (vital)
  • Creative writing skills/copy-writing skills
  • Preferably, Student looking to do a graduation assignment/HBO student
  • Ability to work independently
  • Pro-active and Hands-on mentality
  • Understanding of social media and quality content
  • Passion for the hospitality industry, marketing, and technology
  • Willingness to learn
  • Have your own laptop
  • Please note: That not all are requirements, if you have some or all, is that an advantage, but if you are willing to learn, communicate and have a hands-on mentality, then feel free to apply. 

Tasks

  • Contacting providers
  • adding provider contact details in our CRM (Zoho CRM) and back-end
  • adding providers in our back-end and front-end website (adding information and property description in the brand's voice)
  • Copy-writing of the provider's properties
  • Copy-writing for landing pages
  • Testing for bugs
  • Additionally, creating relevant content for blogs
  • Ad hoc tasks

Thesis

Thesis objective is up to discussion during the interview and the first weeks of internships*

Thesis objectives may be about: Social media, marketing, content marketing, sales, SEO or analytics.

What do we offer?

  • Unpaid internship duration: 5-6 months or 1 semester
  • Flexible hours
  • 4-5 days per week, giving you time off to work on school and thesis assignments
  • Informal work environment

Do you fit some or all these requirements? Please feel free to apply! Send your resume and Cover Letter in English to Ms. Ronaly van der Biest at ronaly@shortstaycitizens.com


SOCIAL MEDIA INTERNSHIP

Short Stay Citizens is offering a Content Management internship opportunity working on an independent booking platform. This internship is open for an intern that may work on two brands: Short Stay Citizens and/or Young Global Living.  

Who is Short Stay Citizens?

Short Stay Citizens (SSC) is a scale-up and continuously growing, currently, there are 13 people (remote) working and soon to expand even more. SSC was founded by a group of four friends and is a response to the burgeoning demand for short-stay solutions. SSC is an independent booking platform for serviced apartments with a target audience of medium to high-level executives or affluent travellers.

SSC recently launched a new label called Young Global Living (YGL). YGL is a new platform for community-based co-living spaces. While YGL has a similar business model to SSC, YGL's target audience are millennials, gen z's, affluent students, or digital nomads. Besides coliving spaces, YGL's platform has other added values, for example, providing jobs (via an API), a community-based platform with messaging and more soon to come. A part of YGL's concept was developed by students from the communication study at HRO during the iLabs project.

SSC and YGL provide accommodation solutions for corporate businesses as well as individual travellers. We offer our services for all global travellers, global/digital nomads, travelling for a lifestyle or work, as well as their families, and companies, involved in businesses globally. SSC and YGL are in the serviced apartment industry and co-living sector with a business model of OTA's (online travel agents).

Requirements

  • Excellent English writing and grammar skills (vital)
  • Creative writing skills/copy-writing skills (vital) for social media posts (captions) and blogs
  • Understanding of social media and quality content
  • Affinity for social media and analytics
  • Preferably, experience with Canva, or Photoshop, Lightroom, or other content designing tools.
  • Ability to work independently and teams
  • Pro-active and Hands-on mentality
  • Willingness to learn.
  • Have own laptop

Please note: That not all are requirements, if you have some or all, is that an advantage, but if you are willing to learn, communicate and have a hands-on mentality, then feel free to apply.

Tasks

As a Social Media intern, you will primarily focus on supporting our media and sales teams for Short Stay Citizens and/or YGL. You will also work closely with others who are strategising on our social media campaigns.

The job functions generally include:

  • Executing our Social Media strategies
  • Assisting in the management of our Social Media strategies
  • Working on consistency throughout the social media platforms
  • Creating, posting and updating our Social media posts
  • Writing and Creating relevant Blog entries minimum once a month
  • Additionally, assisting in different administrative duties (if needed)
  • Ad hoc tasks

Thesis

Thesis objective is up to discussion during the interview and the first weeks of internships*

Thesis objectives may be about: Social media, marketing, content marketing, sales, SEO or analytics.

What do we offer?

  • Unpaid internship duration: 5-6 months or 1 semester
  • Flexible hours
  • 4-5 days per week, giving you time off to work on school and thesis assignments
  • Informal work environment

Do you fit some or all these requirements? Please feel free to apply! Send your resume and Cover Letter in English to Ms. Ronaly van der Biest at ronaly@shortstaycitizens.com


SEO GRADUATION INTERNSHIP

Short Stay Citizens is offering an SEO internship opportunity working on two independent booking platforms. This internship is open for one intern who will work on researching, advising and implementing SEO to both of our labels along with guidance from the team: the two booking platforms in question are: Short Stay Citizens and Young Global Living (our recently launched label).  

Who is Short Stay Citizens?  

Short Stay Citizens (SSC) is a scale-up and continuously growing, currently, there are 13 people (remote) working and soon to expand even more. SSC was founded by a group of four friends and is a response to the burgeoning demand for short-stay solutions. SSC is an independent booking platform for serviced apartments with a target audience of medium to high-level executives or affluent travellers.  

SSC recently launched a new label called Young Global Living (YGL). YGL is a new platform for community-based co-living spaces. While YGL has a similar business model to SSC, YGL's target audience are millennials, gen z's, affluent students, or digital nomads. Besides coliving spaces, YGL's platform has other added values, for example, providing jobs (via an API), a community-based platform with messaging and more soon to come. A part of YGL's concept was developed by students from the communication study at HRO during the iLabs project.  

SSC and YGL provide accommodation solutions for corporate businesses as well as individual travellers. We offer our services for all global travellers, global/digital nomads, travelling for a lifestyle or work, as well as their families, and companies, involved in businesses globally. SSC and YGL are in the serviced apartment industry and co-living sector with a business model of OTA's (online travel agents).  

Requirements  

  • Fluent English language speaker
  • Dutch is prefered but not required
  • Excellent English writing and grammar skills (vital)
  • Creative writing skills/copy-writing skills (vital)
  • Preferably, Student looking to do a graduation assignment/HBO student
  • Ability to work independently and teams
  • Pro-active and Hands-on mentality
  • Understanding of social media
  • Experience with SEO
  • Experience with Google Analytics
  • Passion for the hospitality industry, marketing, SEO, analytics and technology
  • Have your own laptop
  • Please note: That not all are requirements, if you have some or all, is that an advantage, but if you are willing to learn, communicate and have a hands-on mentality, then feel free to apply. 

 Tasks  

As an SEO intern, you will primarily focus on supporting our media and sales teams for Short Stay Citizens and YGL. You will also work closely with others who are strategising on our social media campaigns of which we will need to work SEO simultaneously.  

The job functions generally include:

  • Researching, advising and implementing SEO
  • Assisting in the management of our Social Media strategies
  • Working on SEO consistency throughout the platforms
  • Writing and Creating relevant Blog entries
  • Additionally, assisting in different administrative duties (if needed)
  • Ad hoc tasks

Thesis

Thesis objective is up to discussion during the interview and the first weeks of internships*

Thesis objectives may be about: Social media, marketing, content marketing, sales, SEO or analytics.  

What do we offer?

  • Unpaid internship duration: 5-6 months or 1 semester
  • Flexible hours
  • 4-5 days per week, giving you time off to work on school and thesis assignments
  • Informal work environment

Do you fit some or all these requirements? Please feel free to apply! Send your resume and Cover Letter in English to Ms. Ronaly van der Biest at ronaly@shortstaycitizens.com


Short Stay Citizens is offering a Web Visual Design internship opportunity (FILLED)

Short Stay Citizens is offering an internship opportunity for a Web Visual Designer position working on an independent booking platform that offers a selection of professionally-managed serviced apartments available for booking worldwide. Short Stay Citizens provides accommodation solutions for corporate businesses as well as individual travellers. We offer our services for all global travellers, travelling for a lifestyle or work, as well as their families, and companies, involved in businesses globally.

As a Web Design Intern, you will be responsible for the creation of online material in a way that generates the best response from our user. You will produce effective landing pages, banners, microsites and other online materials.

Assignment description:

  • Level: Graduation Internship
  • Job functions: Web visual design
  • Duration: 5 months
  • 24-40 hours per week
  • Our office is based in central Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Key Requirements:

  • Preferably, an MBO level 4 or HBO student
  • Ability to work independently
  • Hands-on mentality
  • Understanding of social media and quality content
  • Passion for web visual design, hospitality industry, marketing, and technology

Must have background and experience requirements:

  • Knowledge of HTML, CSS & JavaScript
  • Strong knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite, with a focus on Photoshop & Illustrator
  • Knowledge of InDesign and/or Sketch
  • Strong background in UI & UX Design
  • Knowledge of cross-device & responsive design
  • Experience with mobile web applications
  • Basic knowledge of PHP is a plus
  • Experience with designing for A/B or multivariate testing is a pre

Assignment description

  • Website design and development platform.
  • Creation of Landing pages & email templates.
  • Optimize websites for mobile and user experience.
  • Quality assurance of work by testing functionality on a wide variety of browsers and platforms using testing suites.
  • Create website experiences that result in an increase in lead generation and customer acquisition.
  • Work with the team to incorporate the latest technology to always be improving the quality of the user experience.

Benefits:

The Graduation Internship is unpaid. In turn for a position here, you get lunch, experience, challenge, time to work on your graduation assignment and fun times!

Job Type: Internship

Please email your applications including a CV and a short cover letter (with your portfolio) to media@shortstaycitizens.com

 


Short Stay Citizens is offering a Public Relations internship opportunity (FILLED)

Short Stay Citizens is offering a Public Relations internship opportunity working on an independent booking platform that offers a selection of professionally-managed serviced apartments available for booking worldwide.  Short Stay Citizens provides accommodation solutions for corporate businesses as well as individual travellers. We offer our services for all global travellers, travelling for a lifestyle or work, as well as their families, and companies, involved in businesses globally.

 

As a Public Relation intern, you will primarily focus on supporting our media and sales teams. The job functions generally include executing our PR strategies, communicating and building relations with the press and current or prospective clients, helping in creating and distributing press releases, as well as assisting in various administrative duties. The position is a great opportunity for someone looking to work in the current and global hospitality business and looking for a break into public relations, marketing, social media.

Key requirements

  • Fluent or native English language speaker
  • Excellent writing and grammar skills
  • Preferably, an MBO level 4 or HBO student
  • Ability to work independently
  • Great communication skills
  • Hands-on mentality
  • Understanding of social media and quality content
  • Passion for the PR industry, as well as the hospitality industry, marketing, and technology

Additional information

  • Level: Internship
  • Job functions: Marketing, Public Relations, Writing/Editing
  • Duration: 3 to 6 months
  • 24-40 hours per week
  • Our office is based in central Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Benefits:

The Graduation Internship is unpaid. In turn for a position here, you get lunch, experience, challenge, time to work on your graduation assignment and fun times!

Please email your applications including a CV and a short cover letter to media@shortstaycitizens.com