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Marketing & Communications Intern

HQ Dordrecht, the Netherlands

The Company 
Riwal is an international company specialized in renting and selling aerial work platforms and related machinery of renowned brands which include JLG, Genie, Holland Lift and Manitou, among others. As a dealer and rental company Riwal generates revenues of over € 230 million, while operating a fleet of 14.500 rental units and employing 1,700 people in 16 countries (in Europe, Middle East, India and Kazakhstan).

Riwal was founded in 1968 and has experienced strong international growth over the last 10 years, to become one of the largest privately held companies in the industry. The Riwal culture has its foundations in entrepreneurial innovation, pride, persistence, great attitudes, hard work, pragmatic thinking and loyal employees. Additionally, focusing on clients, professionalism, safety and integrity are critical components. Distinctive is the relentless drive to achieve growth, combined with an ambitious strategy to continuously improve the organization accordingly, from operations to Board-level.

To optimize our product and technical know-how we are currently looking for a:

Marketing & Communications Intern
Level: Bachelor student

Location: HQ Dordrecht, the Netherlands

To support our Marketing department at international headquarters with daily activities by performing operational and administrative tasks.

Tasks and responsibilities
During your internship you will:

  • Update corporate website;
  • Develop communication tools supported by external agency;
  • Activate sponsorship;
  • Create and send out marketing emails (internally and externally);
  • Write and post content for Social Media (Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google+);
  • Further develop the use of video as a marketing and communication tool within Riwal Group;
  • Implement narrowcasting at international headquarters.

Function Key Competencies

  • Flexibility
  • Communication skills
  • Analytical skills
  • Solution minded
  • Customer driven


  • Bachelor student in Marketing and/or Communications;
  • Good knowledge of the English and Dutch language (written and spoken);
  • Good knowledge of MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) and/or Google Apps;
  • Currently living in the Netherlands;
  • Enrolled in a Dutch university or university of applied sciences as a student, for the entire duration of the internship;
  • Available for at least 5 months.

Your benefits
We offer an internship that will enable you to develop valuable skills in an international and ambitious environment:

  • Learn about Riwal, our culture, our network, our local operations, and our customer base;
  • Work for one of the leading companies in the equipment rental industry;
  • Develop your personal skills, enlarge your professional network and build your resume;
  • Receive valuable on-the-job training;
  • Receive a monthly internship allowance;
  • If you do not have the student travel product anymore you will receive a travel allowance.