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Quick Facts


Do you like to work in a dynamic environment? Every day offers new challenges at our Communications department! You as an intern will be primarily responsible for assisting the media team and managing incoming inquiries via phone and email.

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Tasks & Responsibilities

  • Research – looking out for new media that we can reach out to;
  • Media communication – including handling journalist enquiries by telephone/ email and handling advertising sales correspondence by telephone/ email;
  • Managing the Media department email;
  • Archiving press material;
  • Database management – updating Damen press communication database and overseeing the implementation of a new back office intranet database for the media/ communication team.This includes mapping a new system and transfer of existing materials into a new system.

Your Profile

The right student:

  • is proactive, flexible and takes initiative; 
  • can work both independently and in a team; 
  • is stress-proof and accurate; 
  • has good knowledge of the Dutch and English language (both verbally and in writing); 
  • knows how MS Office works.

Department Information

The Communications department works for the whole Damen Shipyards Group. The department is responsible for developing and coordinating corporate Communications policy. The work includes taking care of the internal and external communication (English and Dutch), business and product promotion, internal / external visitors, website management regarding content, maintaining the relationship network and the implementation and management of the corporate identity. The department works in close cooperation with the companies in the Damen Group for the realization of Communication policy.

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Internship Coordinator


Carola Servaas

Internship Coordinator

+31 (0)183 65 57 97

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