Erasmus Enterprise is a recently established organization within the EUR on a mission to inspire and support entrepreneurs to transform their innovative startup ideas into successful business ventures. We believe that entrepreneurship creates a positive societal impact by driving innovation. Our community and ecosystem help startups and scaleups to create an impact and bring them to the next level on their entrepreneurial journey. Do you want to be part of this dynamic team on the Erasmus University Campus? View our current vacancies and send your application. 

Are you a third-year student in marketing & communications ready to create some impact in a diverse internship? Then we’re looking for you!

About Erasmus Enterprise

Erasmus Enterprise is a recently established organization within the EUR on a mission to inspire and support entrepreneurs to transform their innovative startup ideas into successful business ventures. We believe that entrepreneurship creates a positive societal impact by driving innovation. Our community and ecosystem help startups and scaleups to create an impact and bring them to the next level on their entrepreneurial journey.

Your Role as Content & Social Media Marketing Intern

We are looking for an Intern Content & Social Media Marketing who will help us further develop the Erasmus Enterprise social media strategy by creating engaging content. You will be coordinating our social media channels (LinkedIn, Instagram) and manage our Blog on the website.

Next to this you will be part of the Erasmus Enterprise team. You will work on diverse projects together and support in further defining the community and supporting the overall strategy of Erasmus Enterprise.

Therefore, we are looking for a self-starter, with an entrepreneurial mindset, who is eager to learn and likes to be part of this new movement at the EUR campus, and enjoys communicating to our community members and other internal (Erasmus University) and external stakeholders in our mission.

What you bring?

  • You are HBO/University work and thinking level;
  • You are following a marketing communication course or similar function;
  • You are able to identify opportunities and seize them;
  • You are independent and able to devise and implement actions;
  • You are a real language artist and write original, powerful and effective texts;
  • You are creative and skilled in Adobe/Canva or are open to learning it;
  • You are available at least 24 hours a week;
  • An advantage: you have affinity with entrepreneurship and innovation.

What do we offer you?

  • We offer you a great internship with a lot of independence and responsibility.
  • We take you onboard in all our daily activities and give you the freedom to work independently as a fully-fledged employee. With this we challenge you to get the most out of yourself.
  • You will work on the internationally vibrant EUR campus (Q and N buildings);
  • Do you see points for improvement and possibilities? Share them with us!
  • Duration: 20 weeks
  • Reimbursement: €500 per month on a fulltime base (40hours/week)

Are you ready to take on your entrepreneurial journey at Erasmus Enterprise? Apply now or get in touch. If you have questions please contact Johanna Raats, Marketing & Communications Lead at Erasmus Enterprise at 

Please send in your application before 15 February 2023 via email to:

Erasmus University Rotterdam, is looking for an enthusiastic Project Lead (0,8 – 1 fte) to run the Zuid Holland SME AI Clinics/ MKB Data Clinic.

Making data (science) accessible for Small to Medium sized Enterprises

Small to Medium sized Enterprises (SMEs)/ MKBs in the Netherlands experience various hurdles in deriving value from the latest technological developments in data science. Led by Erasmus University Rotterdam and Technical University of Delft, the ZH SME AI Clinics is established to help them take the first step. The aim is to improve the data literacy and data maturity of SMEs through workshops and tailor- made short term sprint projects taking on the specific challenges an individual SME is facing. The workshops and projects are carried out by students at both Erasmus University Rotterdam and TU Delft and you will curate and deploy projects while ensuring engagement of student pool and project delivery.

As a Project Lead you will be in charge of defining project scope and path towards implementation and ensuring timely and quality delivery for the ZH SME AI Clinic for SMEs and students in Erasmus University Rotterdam along with your counterpart in TU Delft. Your main aim is to scout SMEs, help them identify their personal business challenges where data (science) could aid – and specifically where we can aid them by means of a workshop or project. Concretely, you will reach out to several SMEs, identify (data)challenges, draft project proposals, select the right student for the project, and supervise students to ensure the execution and smooth delivery.

You will be working on a daily basis within the teams of the Erasmus University Rotterdam Knowledge Transfer Office – Erasmus Research Services and Erasmus Enterprise, the community of entrepreneurs and innovators on the Erasmus University Rotterdam campus.

Job content

  • Give (public or digital) talks to inspire SMEs;

  • Work with SMEs to identify the personal business challenges where data (science) could aid;

  • Guide SMEs to a suitable first step in taking on their business challenge by scoping a deliverable student project;

  • Help recruit students;

  • Help organize and coordinate Inspiration workshops ;

  • Write and check project proposals for SMEs

  • Match students to identified data projects.

  • Supervise student projects and ensure the projects get delivered as promised and planned.

  • Work together with your counterparts at TU Delft

  • Help shape the future of the ZH SME AI Clinic


  • You have a completed academic degree, preferably in a domain relevant to data science and/or business development and/or project management.

  • You have demonstrable knowledge or affinity with data science.

  • You have demonstrable experience with project management.

  • You are able to adapt your communication style to variety of academic and non-academic


  • You are enthusiastic, motivated, and happy to work in a versatile and high paced environment.

  • You are fluent in Dutch and English.

    Terms of employment

  • The employment contract is 1 year with a view to permanent employment.

  • A job scope of 32-38 hours per week.

  • A salary based on scale 10 of the CAO Dutch Universities with a minimum of € 2,960 and a

    maximum of € 4,670 gross per month based on a full working week (38 hours), plus 8% holiday

    allowance and a year-end bonus of 8.3%.

  • An excellent pension scheme via ABP.

  • The opportunity to put together an individual benefits package each year.

  • Discounts at health insurers.

  • Flexible working week.

  • 232 annual leave hours (at 38 hours). You can also sell or buy additional leave hours via the

    individual choice budget.

  • Plenty of opportunities for training, education, and courses.

  • Partially paid parental leave.

  • Attention to healthy and energetic working with the vitality programme.

Furthermore, EUR is affiliated with ABP for the pension provision, and we offer partially paid parental leave, fully paid extended birth leave for partners, a personal career budget, work-life balance coaches, discounted collective health insurance, and more. As an employee, you can also use EUR facilities such as the University library and receive a discount on subscriptions for the Erasmus sports center.

Erasmus University Rotterdam aspires to be an equitable and inclusive community. We nurture an open culture, where everyone is supported to fulfill their full potential. We see inclusivity of talent as the basis of our successes, and the diversity of perspectives and people as a highly valued outcome. EUR provides

equal opportunities to all employees and applicants regardless of gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, religion, ethnicity, age, neurodiversity, functional impairment, citizenship, or any other aspect which makes them unique. We look forward to welcoming you to our community.

Erasmus University Rotterdam

Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) is an internationally oriented university with a strong social orientation in its education and research, as expressed in our mission ‘Creating positive societal impact’. EUR is home to 3.700 academics and professionals and almost 33.000 students from more than 140 countries. Everything we do, we do under the credo The Erasmian Way – Making Minds Matter. We’re global citizens, connecting, entrepreneurial, open-minded, and socially involved. These Erasmian Values function as our internal compass and create EUR’s distinctive and recognizable profile. From these values, with a broad perspective and with an eye for diversity, different backgrounds and opinions, our employees work closely together to solve societal challenges from the dynamic and cosmopolitan city of Rotterdam. Thanks to the high quality and positive societal impact of our research and education, EUR can compete with the top European universities.

Erasmus Enterprise

Erasmus Enterprise (EE) is a start-up within the Erasmus University Rotterdam. In a short time, this young and ambitious enterprise has made a name for itself in the field of entrepreneurship and innovation. It operates at the intersection of education and business. The entrepreneurial community is located at the Woudestein Campus of the EUR. The community offers all possibilities for answering all questions related to entrepreneurship for students, employees and (potential) entrepreneurs. Think of housing, where there is the possibility to rent office space and event space, access to funding opportunities at our funding partners Graduate Entrepreneur and UNIIQ and of course the knowledge that Erasmus University Rotterdam has on entrepreneurship at the affiliates Erasmus Research and Business Support (ERBS), Erasmus Center for Entrepreneurship (ECE) or YES! Delft. Through an active community approach, including events, Erasmus Enterprise aims to connect students, employees, and others as much as possible and encourage them to seek entrepreneurship, in line with our Erasmian values.


If you are interested in this position, please email your application in the form of a motivation letter and CV to Parul Benien, We will contact you as soon as possible.

For more information about this vacancy and the application process, contact Liesje Goldschmidt, and Parul Benien,, +31 62 819 8390.