IT and Web Development Internship

The European Safari Company offers an IT & Web Development internship in 2019/2020.

The European Safari Company (ESC) specialises in experiential nature based travel across Europe. The concept was born from the need that arose within Rewilding Europe’s areas for a platform to show the world the beauty of these destinations and allow people to easily access these.

The European Safari Company is a nature travel company where travelers contribute to rewilding and nature conservation. Currently, we have an internship available for those who have a strong interest in IT and website development. Internships are unpaid and can be full- or part-time, based in the Netherlands, or possibly elsewhere in Europe.

Tasks and responsibilities 

  • Help build The European Safari Company brand in a careful way, through the website; 
  • Responsible for the content management and traffic growth of The European Safari Company website; 
  • Responsible for smooth booking process from inquiry until payment;
  • Implementing SEO improvements;
  • Integrated dashboard building (FB, GA, etc.);
  • UX improvements;
  • Implementing IT connection with tourism partners;

Requirements

  • Study or strong background in IT and website development; 
  • Proficient in Adobe Photoshop and ideally experience in working with TYPO3;
  • A very pro-active attitude and personality with an ability to work independently;
  • Excellent social skills and experience with inter-cultural communication; 
  • A pro-active attitude and problem-solving abilities; strong organisational capacities, team player. 
  • Able to work from your own laptop;
  • Passionate about The European Safari Company’s mission, vision and objectives!

The European Safari Company will offer

  • Office space and guidance during the internship (minimum 1 day/week);
  • Freedom to work partly from home;
  • Travel costs to and from the office in Nijmegen (if you live in the Netherlands);
  • Official feedback (for university students who need internship evaluation);
  • A trip to an ESC area is potentially part of the internship;
  • A chance to be part of a truly dedicated team.

Applications should be sent to info@europeansafaricompany.com before 31st August 2019, and include a CV and a motivation letter. You can ask for more information through this email address.