Marketing Trainee

Job description

Are you the creative mind who can promote our hotels online and offline? As a Marketing Trainee at Van der Valk, no two days are alike. On behalf of and together with different departments (F&B, Sales, Banqueting, Yield and HR), you take care of all communication of the hotel; from menu to social media campaign.


Responsibilities & tasks:

  • You come up with successful marketing campaigns.
  • You manage the social media channels (Facebook, Instagram and Linkedin) on the basis of the social media-calendar that is designed by yourself.
  • You keep the website up to date.
  • You write online newsletters.
  • You are in close contact with departments such as Valk Publicaties and Valk Internet and with colleagues from the Marketing departments of other Van der Valk Hotels.
  • Needless to say, you are on top of all developments in the fields of marketing and communication.

Job requirements

As a Marketing Trainee, you are good at multi tasking and you are not stress resistant, even when all of a sudden three colleagues want something from you at the same time. You are driven, enthusiastic and you know how to put Van der Valk in the spotlight in a surprising and original way.


For the internships in the Netherlands and Flanders, you should be fluent in Dutch and able to speak and write in English, German language skills are a plus. You have (some) experience with graphic design programs such as Adobe InDesign, Photoshop and/or Illustrator.


Internship details:

  • Fulltime internship (30-40 hours per week)
  • Duration of at least 13 weeks
    • For longer management internships (e.g. Stenden 42 weeks), we have a challenging management assignment. This will be discussed together with the student and the hotel.
  • Operational or management level
  • Choose from multiple Van der Valk hotels in and outside of the Netherlands
    • Amsterdam-Amstel
    • Beveren | Belgium
    • Eindhoven
    • Luxembourg-Arlon | Belgium
    • Sassenheim-Leiden
    • Theaterhotel Almelo
    • Volendam
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