Internship for international students

Internship for international students

Internship Tourism Better Places based in Leiden, the Netherlands, provides an online platform to help travellers design and book a tailor-made trip by connecting them directly with local agents in 30 countries outside of Europe. These local operators are tourism professionals with a passion for travel and people and a strong focus on responsible travel. Better Places focuses on the Dutch and Belgian market.  In Germany we operate as Fairaway and internationally as Better Places Travel. We have recently also started Better Tourism Academy, a traineeship program for tourism students and recent graduates. Better Places is offering an internship starting in September 2017; the intern’s tasks will focus mainly on the Better Tourism Academy & Better Places Travel. We are looking for students (native speakers of English) interested in a full-time, 6 month internship. Our USP’s are: 100% tailor-made trips, authentic encounters with locals and a strong focus on responsible travel. We work with a limited number of staff in our offices in The Netherlands and Germany. Most of the work is done at the destination. The selection, training and management of relationships with our local partners will mostly be done from our office in The Netherlands. We are an entrepreneurial organization. Each staff member is master of their time and the projects they are working on. Our key values? Freedom, Responsibility and Entrepreneurship. The intern will be working for Better Tourism Academy and Better Places Travel. Below follows the internship description: – Better Tourism Academy: spend 3 days per week during September 2017 following classes offered by the Academy and assist the Academy Director in writing the student...
Better Places lanceert Better Tourism Academy

Better Places lanceert Better Tourism Academy

Traineeship in duurzaam toerisme voor ondernemende young professionals Better Tourism Academy biedt studenten van toeristische opleidingen vanaf september 2017 de eerste stap naar een functie in het toeristisch werkveld. Het traineeship focust op de operationele taken van een touroperator en verduurzaming van de toerismesector. Better Places, een Nederlandse duurzame reisorganisatie voor verre reizen op maat, start dit najaar met Better Tourism Academy. Better Tourism Academy biedt young professionals vanaf september 2017 een traineeship aan in binnen- of buitenland. Het traineeship laat de young professionals hun eerste stap zetten naar een succesvolle, ondernemende carrière in toerisme en is beschikbaar voor Nederlandse en Duitse deelnemers. Better Tourism Academy brengt de deelnemers in contact met de lokale reisspecialisten van Better Places, die werkzaam zijn op een lokaal kantoor op de bestemming. Traineeship in Afrika, Azië of Latijns-Amerika Better Tourism Academy is op zoek naar recent afgestudeerden met ondernemerschapskwaliteiten die een bijdrage willen leveren aan een betere wereld. De aanmeldprocedure is reeds gestart. De geselecteerde deelnemers zullen vanaf september eerst een aantal trainingen volgen in Nederland op het kantoor van Better Places in Leiden, zoals online marketing, bloggen en WordPress. De trainingen worden gegeven door jonge, ondernemende professsionals die ook zelf in toerisme werken. Daarnaast krijgen de deelnemers een aantal opdrachten ter voorbereiding op het werk bij de touroperator. Vanaf de tweede maand start de ‘echte’ stage op het kantoor van één van de lokale reisspecialisten in Afrika, Azië of Latijns-Amerika of bij Better Places in Leiden. Het traineeship duurt zes tot tien maanden en gedurende de looptijd onderhouden de young professionals contact met hun collega-trainees en coach van de Academy. Werk op...
Internships Tourism

Internships Tourism

Internships for Tourism or communication students Better Places based in Leiden, the Netherlands, provides an online platform to help travelers design, and book a personalized trip by connecting them directly with local agents in 30 countries outside of Europe. These local operators are tourism professionals with a passion for travel and people and a strong focus on responsible travel. We are currently focusing on the Dutch and Belgian market. In Germany we operate as Fairaway and internationally as Better Places Travel.  We are currently looking for students (native speakers) who need to do their traineeship  starting in september 2017. Our commercial success is important to us; the local tour operators we provide business for; the local people employed in tourism as a result and – we believe – in influencing the wider tourism industry to become more responsible. Our mission is to create Better Places to live in and Better Places to visit. It is our aim to create a more caring & responsible tourism industry. Our USP’s are: 100% tailormade trips, authentic encounters with locals and a strong focus on responsible travel. We work with a limited number of staff in our offices in The Netherlands and Germany. Most of the work is done at the destination. The selection, training and management of relationships with our local partners will mostly be done from our office in The Netherlands.We are an entrepreneurial organization. Each staff member is master of his time and projects he’s working on. Our key values? Freedom, Responsibility and Entrepreneurship. Internship description: – Product development activities (including trip costing and trip itineraries development) – Marketing activities towards the European market (especially...
Traineeship

Traineeship

Traineeship for young professionals Are you in your final year of your tourism education or did you graduate in the past four years and are you interested in a job in tourism, then you’ll have a great opportunity! Better Places has launched the Better Tourism Academy.  From September 2017 the academy will start the first traineeship program, which offers opportunities for graduates to work as a trainee at Better Places in Leiden, Fairaway in Berlin or at one of our local partner organisations in Africa, Asia or Latin America. In September the trainee will participate in several trainings from the Better Tourism Academy; it mainly takes place at the office of Better Places in Leiden. The trainees are challenged with several practical assignments, which prepares you to work at the tour operator or Destination Management Company. In October the trainee will start to work in the office of our local travel expert in Africa, Asia or Latin America or at the office of Better Places in Leiden or Fairaway in Germany. The trainee will be working for about 6-10 months at the organisation. In some cases we can offer a shorter traineeship. During the period abroad you will be in contact with other trainees and with your coach of the Better Tourism Academy. Sharing information will increase your learning effect. The work at the DMC or tour operator is focused on client communication, developing itineraries, calculations, sustainability, certification and you will learn how to use software systems of the travel industry. You will get a very practical experience and will be trained on the job. Hereby the requirements to...
Praktikant im Online Marketing

Praktikant im Online Marketing

Praktikant im Online Marketing 32h/Woche - Berlin Fairaway ist eine deutsche Reiseplattform, die Reisenden dabei hilft ihre optimale Reise zu gestalten. Dabei verknüpfen wir lokale Reiseexperten mit interessierten Reisenden. Die lokalen Reiseexperten gestalten die Reise maßgeschneidert und im direkten Kontakt mit den Kunden. Uns verbinden eine Leidenschaft fürs Reisen und der Fokus auf die Nachhaltigkeit. Für den Standort in Berlin suchen wir ab September 2017 einen neuen Praktikant, der/die im Online Marketing unterstützt. Möglich ist es auch, dass Du bei uns Deine Abschlussarbeit schreibst. Unsere Philosophie Wir bieten 100 % maßgeschneiderte Rundreisen an, wobei die lokale Bevölkerung miteinbezogen wird und wir unseren Fokus auf nachhaltigen Tourismus legen. Unser Motto lautet: Better Places to live in and Better Places to visit. In den Niederlanden existiert die Firma unter den Namen Better Places bereit seit 2014. Deine Aufgaben: Unterstützung bei der Entwicklung und Ausarbeitung von Online Marketing Kampagnen und -Strategien Unterstützung bei Kundenprojekten Operative Steuerung von Kampagnen bei Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn etc. Erstellung und Präsentation von Analysen, Reports und Forecasts Kommunikation mit Kunden und Partnern Erstellung von Content (Newsletter, Blogbeiträge) Qualifikationen: Abgeschlossenes Studium, vorzugsweise im nachhaltigen Tourismus Hohe Internetaffinität und Interesse an Online Marketing Themen Leidenschaft und hohe Motivation für Deine tägliche Arbeit Vorteilhaft sind erste Erfahrungen im Bereich Online Marketing bzw. Paid Advertising durch Praktika, Projektarbeiten oder eigene Webseiten Hohes Maß an Eigeninitiative und Engagement Fließende Deutschkenntnisse, sehr gute Englischkenntnisse in Wort und Schrift Das bieten wir: Ein spannendes 6 monatiges Traineeship mit persönlichen Entwicklungsmöglichkeiten Ein interessantes internationales Portfolio der Reisebranche Ein professionelles und innovationsgetriebenes Arbeitsumfeld mit kurzen Entscheidungswegen und flachen Hierarchien Spannende Projekte, viel Abwechslung und eine hohe Dynamik Flexible...