INTERN POSITION AVAILABLE
Race For The Baltic is a non-profit organization founded by the IT-entrepreneur Niklas Zennström and his wife Catherine Zennström. Race For The Baltic has focused its efforts on restoring the health of one of the world’s most polluted and dead seas, the Baltic Sea.
Impact Technology Analyst
At Race For The Baltic, we are strong supporters of technology as an enabler to have a positive impact. While there are many interesting technologies that are currently available, a comprehensive overview of the relevant technologies is missing. Therefore we are seeking an intern to lead this evaluation.
The aim of the internship is to research, evaluate and summarize the potential of technologies and solutions that can help to solve the environmental pressures on the Baltic Sea.
The evaluation will focus on:
understanding the environmental impact
the technology cost structure
the potential of the technology
While many technologies and solutions already have been identified, additional market research will be required.
A part of the team
The internship starts in the beginning of September and will last for approximately 3-4 months. The intern will report to the CEO.
As a member of a small and multi-faceted team, you also will be given an opportunity to contribute to our organization in general and expected to support on administrative tasks.
The ideal candidate
is looking to gain experience in evaluating innovations and technologies
finds the idea of working for impact, exciting
has completed, or is the final year of a Master’s degree within engineering or business
is proactive, can take initiative and manage a project
welcomes the opportunity to roll up your sleeves and do what is required
Excellent research and analytical skills; resourceful when it comes to collecting information and able to produce a synthesis.
Passionate about innovation, technologies and business.
Eager to learn and work in a friendly, collaborative and dynamic environment.
Proactive and able to work independently.
Has an interest or experience in water issues, or other environmental issues, would be a considerable plus.
Please submit your CV and a short email about why you are interested in this position to
DEADLINE: 16 August 2019
This internship is non-paid and we are not able to reimburse any eventual costs for commuting. However, the internship can be used as school credit.