Work with startups globally

Young and international team

Inspiring environment

Love for Friday drinks

We're hiring

STARTUPS

Take a deep dive into the startup world

Growth hacking

Fuel our growth with your crazy beta skills!

Up for a great working experience?

Marketing

Do you think Twitter and Instagram are old news? Moved away from Snapchat already, on to the next big thing?
We’re looking for you!

Global Final

Welcome 3,000 guests?

Marketing

Creative enough to reach millions of fans?

Community

Can you manage over 100 partners?

Our team

Board member & Business developer

Erwin Koenraads

Global Director

Jochem Cuppen

Director, competition & events

Priya Sultan

Regional Director India

Anirudh Balakrishnan

Board member

Kees de Jong

Global Advisory Board member

Andy Mosmans

Project manager

Erwin Retèl

Project manager

Tom de Heus

Community Manager

Anouchka Gering

Project manager

Corrinke Boon

Project Member

Mira Nouwens

Project Member

Dominique Berck

Project Member

Vincent Ramsami

STARTUPS

Startup Analyst – internship

Take a deep dive into the startup world

WHAT IT LOOKS LIKE

Aside from the crazy amount of learning opportunities you’ll have a great time in a fun team and experience working with innovative startups from all over the world. Your contribution to the team could lead to startups scaling up world changing innovations together with corporates, investors or governments. At the end of the internship you’ll be a true startup expert!

WHAT WE OFFER

At the Get in the Ring Foundation we work with a dynamic and international team in one of the hottest startup hubs in Rotterdam. In our quest to support startups around the world we have built a community of startup enthusiasts in more than 100 countries worldwide. Through this community we interact with tens of thousands of startups each year.

 

To be able to connect startups in our network to relevant opportunities on a global scale we work with startup analysts that review startups (e.q. startups that Solve Cancer Through Nanotechnology, Transforming Waste in Vegetables and some extreme high-tech startups like CAILLabs) analyze opportunities (at some of the top brands globally), create overviews and visualizations and much more. Also, you will be a point of contact for startups, spotters and partners, providing you with even more insights in the global startup scene to analyze and put to good use.

YOUR PROFILE

You speak the startup language, and like working with people from different cultures. You are looking for work experience in one of the most exciting industries out there. Let us sum up all the skills we are looking for: you are dedicated, ambitious, flexible, and entrepreneurial. You are a student or recent-graduate, available fulltime for at least 6 months, fluent in English speaking and writing. In short: we are looking for awesome people!

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Growth hacking

Growth Hacking / Big Data Analyst – Internship

Fuel our growth with your crazy beta skills!

What we offer

At the Get in the Ring Foundation we work with a dynamic and international team in one of the hottest startup hubs in Rotterdam. In our quest to support startups around the world we have built a community of startup enthusiasts in more than 100 countries worldwide. Through this community we interact with tens of thousands of startups each year.

In order fuel our growth we are looking for smart people that can work with us on challenging growth hacking projects. You’ll work on these projects with the guidance of experienced team members. You’ll get the freedom and opportunity to decide on the skills you’d like to develop, the sky is the limit!

 

What does it look like

We’ll ask you to apply your way of conceptual thinking and beta skills to one of our growth hacking challenges. For example; to write a smart matching-algorithm that matches 250 startups with the right investors on our events, based on input variables that these startups submitted to us. Another example is a blockchain-based ledger we are planning to develop in order to create a worldwide network of startup-spotters. Join us if you like to build this with us.

You’ll have an internship in a fun team, experience working in a growing organization with a global scope, and apply your programming skills to real-life cases. You’ll get to enjoy our awesome view of the port, Friday drinks with startups, and our many great events.

Your profile

  • You are dedicated, ambitious, flexible, entrepreneurial and fun to work with;
  • You are interested in innovation, startups and the startup-scene;
  • You are a student (bachelor 3 or master) or just graduated and available for >4 months internship;
  • You like tricky challenges and like to think of ways to solve them in a smart way;
  • You like big data-sets (not Big Data persé) and love it to clean them up, get them structured and get information and value out of the data
  • You are experienced in working with Python or any comparable general purpose languages like C++, Java, Ruby, PHP or specialized languages like Matlab, Delphi, etc.

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Volunteer

Up for a great working experience?

Get in the Ring Volunteer

At the Get in the Ring Foundation we work with a young and international team. In our quest to support all startups around the world, we have a lot of challenging projects, which can help you get a great work experience. The set-up is easy: 1- You apply. 2- You fit the team. 3- Together we pick a project that fits your profile. 4- You have a great time and experience working on this project. 5- You will get in contact with a unique and global network of entrepreneurs and investors.

Your reponsibilities

At Get in the Ring we have a lot of projects that need to get off the ground. You can have your own project or collaborate in one. You are the one who decides on your responsibilities, the sky is the limit!

What we’re looking for

Do you like working with people from different cultures? Ok let us sum up all the skills we are looking for: you are dedicated, always online, ambitious, flexible, entrepreneurial, extraverted. You can either work from your own country or join the global team in Rotterdam and are available for at least 2 months. In short: we are just looking for the most awesome person who is as much in love with startups as we are!

Marketing

Social Media internship

Do you think Twitter and Instagram are old news? Moved away from Snapchat already, on to the next big thing?
We’re looking for you!

What we offer

Here at the Get in the Ring Foundation you will work in a young and international team. We work on challenging projects where you get the freedom and opportunities to develop your skills. During your work you will get in contact with a unique network of entrepreneurs and investors. Last but not least you will work in an office at the hottest startup hub in Rotterdam with a great view over the harbor of Rotterdam.

Your responsibilities

At Get in the Ring you are responsible for your own projects. You are the one who decides how much responsibility you can handle, so if you’re ambitious, the sky is the limit! During your internship you are responsible for the social media strategy & execution, content creation, and public relations.

Your profile

Did you do social media before it was social? Ok let us sum up all the skills we are looking for: you are dedicated, always online, ambitious, flexible, entrepreneurial, extraverted, creative and in love with words, great with Indesign, Illustrator and/or Photoshop. You are a student (bachelor 3 or master) or a recent graduate, fluent in English and available for at least 3 months. In short: we are just looking for the most awesome person.

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Global Final

Project manager

Welcome 3,000 guests?

What we offer

Here at the Get in the Ring Foundation you will work in a young and international team. We work on challenging projects where you get the freedom and opportunities to develop your skills. During your work you will get in contact with a unique network of entrepreneurs and investors. Last but not least you will work in an office at the hottest startup hub in Rotterdam with a great view over the harbor of Rotterdam.

Your responsibilities

Together with your team you will make sure the projects are completed before the deadline runs out. To achieve your goals you will need to reach out to both internal and external resources.  Among other things you will be responsible for the organization of the Global Final of Get in the Ring, management of project teams, realization of new projects and involvement in diverse analysis for new services, projects and products. Are you the one that is ‘Getting these things done’?

Your profile

Ok let us sum up all the skills we are looking for. You are dedicated, ambitious, flexible and entrepreneurial. You have 1-2 years’ experience in management, the event industry or experience with working in a startup. You like traveling and are open to all cultures, religions and people in the community. You are fluent in English and see big challenges as an opportunity to shine. In short: we are just looking for the most awesome person.

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Marketing

Marketing

Creative enough to reach millions of fans?

What we offer

Here at the Get in the Ring Foundation you will work in a young and international team. We work on challenging projects where you get the freedom and opportunities to develop your skills. During your work you will get in contact with a unique network of entrepreneurs and investors. Last but not least you will work in an office at the hottest startup hub in Rotterdam with a great view over the harbor of Rotterdam.

Your responsibilities

Are your ideas never crazy enough? As marketing manager your responsibility is simple: let everyone in the world know about Get in the Ring; inspiring people (with content) in the process is what you strive for. Among other things you will be responsible for the on- and offline marketing campaigns, attracting mediapartners and building an online community in a creative way.

Your profile

Ok let us sum up all the skills we are looking for. You are dedicated, ambitious, flexible, entrepreneurial, extraverted, a person who likes to talk to people, creative with words, good in building relationships and aren’t afraid to pick up the phone. You have at least 2 years experience with marketing. You like traveling and are open to all cultures, religions and people in the community. You are fluent in English and you see a big challenge as an opportunity to shine. In short: we are just looking for the most awesome person.

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Community

Community

Can you manage over 100 partners?

What we offer

Here at the Get in the Ring Foundation you will work in a young and international team. We work on challenging projects where you get the freedom and opportunities to develop your skills. During your work you will get in contact with a unique network of entrepreneurs and investors. Last but not least you will work in an office at the hottest startup hub in Rotterdam with a great view over the harbor of Rotterdam.

Your responsibilities

As community manager you will be the main contact person for all external partners of Get in the Ring. Specifically you will be responsible for the contact with hosts of the Global startup challenge. You will guide them through the process of organizing the competition. During your work you will have regulary contact with hosts from different countries. So be prepared for working in different time-zones.

Is this your profile?

Ok let us sum up all the skills we are looking for. You are dedicated, ambitious, flexible, entrepreneurial, extraverted, a person who likes to talk to people, good in building relationships and aren’t afraid to pick up the phone. You like traveling and are open to all cultures, religions and people in the community. You are fluent in English and have experience with community building, account management or event management. In short: we are just looking for the most awesome person.

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