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Internship - (Trade) Marketing - Africa Export

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Date: 15-Sep-2022

Location: Amsterdam, NL


(Trade) Marketing Intern – Africa Export


Are you a (graduate) student, passionate about trade marketing and looking for an experience in an international environment?


The Africa Export team is responsible for the development and roll-out of the sales and marketing plans for our export markets. In close collaboration with our local partners, we plan, organize, and evaluate all commercial activities of our brands in the markets. We are a truly International OpCo with offices in Amsterdam, Sweden, and Miami, and over 25 different nationalities. Our OpCo has around 100 employees and can be characterized as dynamic, professional and ambitious.


The (Trade) Marketing internship plays a vital role to support this, with responsibilities ranging from designing billboard campaigns and consumer promotions, to working with digital tools to measure and improve execution in the markets.


The internship is based in Amsterdam, the Netherlands and starts between October 1st and November 1st for the duration of 6 months. Please note that all interns must be enrolled at a university for the entire duration of the internship. You will need to provide a proof of enrolment with your application. Applications without this will not be considered.

Your responsibilities

In this internship you will be responsible for supporting the execution of the (trade) marketing calendars of our strategic African export markets, by:

  • Organizing the execution of the Out Of Home strategy and ATL/BTL campaigns
  • Closely collaborating with the markets to optimize Point of Sales materials usage in on- and off-trade
  • Supporting event organization in the relevant markets
  • Supporting the further roll-out of our digital salesforce automation tool to optimize resources

Your profile

You are a student in a relevant field of study and you have the following:

  • Ability to prioritize and to work in a structured way on projects both in a team and individually
  • Exceptional team player capabilities and eagerness to learn and take ownership
  • A pragmatic approach with a can-do mentality; solution orientated.
  • Fluent in English; proficiency in French and/or Spanish a plus
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel skills required; PowerBI base knowledge a plus (trainings to improve offered)



When you are an intern at HEINEKEN you will:

  • Learn how to apply your theoretical knowledge and to understand business needs
  • GoPlaces; experience new things and meet colleagues from different cultures along your way
  • Be challenged and get exciting responsibilities from day one
  • Be a member of the international team of interns; boosting your professional (and social J) network
  • Be offered the best Thursday drinks in the Amsterdam city centre! Here you can try different global and local brands.



Are you interested in this internship and would you like to apply straight away? Please click on the application button. Do you want to know more about this internship or the application process? Feel free to contact Diederik des Tombe at or Isabelle van Rongen at

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