ABOUT US

Soft skills are more critical than ever as organisations struggle to remain competitive, but they are often undervalued. We are determined to change this.

 

We are the world’s largest eBook publisher and we have made it our mission to help people realise better versions of themselves by giving students and business professionals access to bite-sized books that sharpen emotional, intellectual and business skills.

 

Our Corporate eLibrary is an online learning tool that helps companies promote soft skills, increase productivity and reduce training costs. It is now the most used eLibrary for employee effectiveness and our portfolio of happy clients includes names such as Siemens, Audi, Vodafone, The Ministry of Defence, Lufthansa and many more.   

ABOUT THE INTERNSHIP

As a Digital Sales Development intern, you will use professional networking platforms to help us identify key contacts within targeted accounts and serve as the first point of contact between these qualified business opportunities and Bookboon.

 

In your day to day work, you will put your written and online communication skills into practice, introduce HR directors to our learning solution and generate leads by booking meetings with our senior sales team.

 

The position will give the intern extensive experience into all aspects of sales prospecting (not cold calling), sales qualification and overall business within a fast growing industry and you will have a direct impact on the company's growth.

 

This is a great opportunity to help get your career moving and there is potential it could lead to full time employment.

 

Minimum duration and start date:

 

Min. 2 months, start date flexible

 

Remuneration:

 

£500 per month + London travelcard

REQUIRED SKILLS

You’re a great candidate for this role if you love digital media & technology, are comfortable in a customer facing role and get a thrill from engaging new people online!

 

You should bring along:

 

·      An affinity for online tools and technology

·      Strong written communication skills and excellent interpersonal skills

·      Strong organisational and time management skills 

·      Must be able to multitask and prioritise efficiently 

·      Must be comfortable working in a team environment/independently as needed 

·      Ideally some previous experience with using professional networking platforms like LinkedIn

·      Candidate must be fluent in English