Marketing Intern for a coffee tech startup

We are looking for a creative, ambitious and socially conscious marketing intern.

About us:

Taste of Kenya intends to create an online marketplace that will connect Kenyan coffee farmers to roasters globally. This will ensure the supply chain is shortened resulting in a fairer price for the farmer whilst the roasters benefits through better traceability of coffee.

About the person we are looking for:

We are on the lookout for a talented intern, who has an interest in marketing, social impact and tech to help us launch an exciting new online marketplace. This will be a great opportunity to learn about supply chain optimization, social impact and developing marketing approaches that can spread the word about our project and impact.

The right candidate will be required to perform the following tasks:
1) maintain confidential and professional client-customer relations.
2) ensure content-rich website updates are done when required.
3) effective social media marketing campaigns and updates.
4) work on specific customer relations programs .
5) acquiring, analyzing and sorting relevant data received from Taste of Kenya.

If you are the kind of person who wants to be part of a movement that will impact change and disrupt systems for good then we are the team for you.

About the role:

You must be able to work at least 2 full days per week in our office located in Lausanne. We will cover all out of pocket expenses and the costs of volunteering, such as travel, lunch and phone calls. We anticipate that the role will be between 2-3 days per week between Sept- November 2016 – although this is dependent on availability.

Your will also have a key internal contact from the Taste of Kenya executive team with whom you will have catch up calls and weekly meetings.

Next steps:

Please email us your CV and a brief covering email to tell us why you would like to work with a passionate coffee tech startup.

Compensation details:

Be part of a fast-growing coffee tech startup + Expenses covered + free coaching + work references

MassChallenge Boston 2016 Accelerator
Job Type:
An internship
Application Email:
Taste of Kenya