Marketing & Communications Internship 2023

Salary Unpaid

Join a Silicon-Valley backed scale-up in the heart of Aarhus for your internship in 2023!

Are you ready to be part of WasteHero and help us to conquer the world? You will be part of an organization that is on a mission to redefine the modern-day waste management industry. Become part of a group of talented and like-minded people. We are on a mission to create a greener and cleaner future with smart waste collection worldwide!

Join our team as a Marketing and Communications Intern.

About the Role

We are looking for a talented Marketing & Communications intern that will help us to spread the WasteHero story to every corner of the globe. You’ll be a core part of the growth team, helping us to develop engaging communications to support our overall B2B/B2G marketing strategy.



  • Assist the Head of Sales & Growth to implement overall marketing strategy

  • Manage and implement the social media calendar across various channels, namely LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube

  • Assist in the development and implementation of our inbound marketing strategy

  • Email marketing management: monthly newsletters and automated campaigns to align with inbound efforts

  • Research and write engaging, quality blog content and promote via social media channels

  • Implementation of outreach link building strategy

  • Developing instructional content to support the onboarding and ongoing success of WasteHero customers

  • Production of sales content for digital distribution (e-books, white papers, product brochures, guides etc.)

  • Research, carry out interviews and write case studies on our clients

  • Research, investigate and make business cases on new potential channels for WasteHero to improve lead generation

  • Develop a strong understanding of our industry and market to inform communications


About You

You are a curious, self-motivated person with amazing communication skills who is great at taking initiative and is ready to join a start-up with few formal procedures and limits.

  • You study a relevant program or have proven experience in the skills we are searching for.

  • Experience in content creation and social media

  • Proficient in English. Danish is not a requirement – we’re a very international team!

  • Exceptional communication skills

  • You exhibit a high level of initiative

  • Ability to work autonomously as well as in a collaborative team environment

  • Experience with the following tools is regarded

    • Figma

    • InDesign

    • Illustrator

    • Hubspot

    • Google Analytics

    • Google Ads

Why apply

WasteHero is a fast-paced, dynamic company that is venture backed from Silicon Valley investors! We are determined not to stop before we are the world-leading provider of the most sustainable and cost-efficient solution for modern waste management software.


  • An incredible work environment located in the heart of Aarhus next to “Dokk1”

  • Highly motivated, growing, the diverse team made up of many different nationalities

  • Great autonomy, strong responsibilities, and a career boost for any entrepreneurs

  • Continuous learning & development opportunities

  • Free snacks, coffee, etc.

  • A great location in Aarhus

  • You'll get a chance to work with some of the most cutting-edge technologies

What you need to know

The internship is unpaid and full-time to fit with your University's requirements. The internship runs for five to six months, depending on your needs.

The start date is flexible and can be arranged to fall on the 1st of January, February or March.

We'll be reviewing applications on an ongoing basis. 

For more information or questions please contact us at

Perks and benefits

This job comes with several perks and benefits

Flexible working hours
Flexible working hours

Free coffee / tea
Free coffee / tea

Near public transit
Near public transit

Social gatherings
Social gatherings

Free office snacks
Free office snacks

Skill development
Skill development

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Working at

90% of the world’s waste is collected at the wrong time. At WasteHero, we help cities and businesses reduce their CO2 emissions and collection costs by as much as 50% by monitoring the fill level in containers in real-time so we can dispatch collections at just the right time. We are a fast-growing and ambitious scale-up with a solution touching customers in 50+ countries and are backed by Silicon Valley investors. We are determined to be a world-leading provider of the most sustainable and cost-efficient solution for modern waste management software 🚀 Are you ready to join our mission to redefine the category for modern-day waste management software to save the world? 🍀

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