Internship Project Management [Manufacturing] (Start Jan/Feb 2022) Apply now
About Object Embassy
Object Embassy is a young and quickly growing design furniture start-up that does things differently. We have a limited number of products and we only sell online, direct to the consumer. On the one hand we are creative, hyper entrepreneurial and not afraid to experiment (and fail). On the other hand we are very much data and process driven. By doing so we can offer top quality products for an honest price to 'design lovers' all over Europe.
Project Management Intern
We are looking for a Project Management Intern in our manufacturing department in Amsterdam. Within this role, you'll be helping with the sourcing & production of our current and future collections. You’ll be part of the full product development cycle, from ideation to factory sampling to quality control and logistics! Besides that you're part of the core team and will be working on loads of other smaller fun projects.
What you'll be doing
- You'll be responsible for 1 or 2 production development projects of new products
- You coordinate between suppliers and designers
- Check samples and make suggestion for improvement
- Help with logistics from our suppliers to our warehouse
- Help us further reduce our footprint by e.g. new sustainable materials, production techniques or locations.
Who you are
- You’re a detailled goal-getter and a good project manager
- You're available for at least 4 months - 4 days per week
- You are enrolled in a WO or HBO education (year 3 or higher)
- Fluent in English (Dutch and other languages are a plus!)
- Located in the Netherlands (we cannot provide relocation or housing)
- You’re a team player, energetic & happy and up for a drink on Friday afternoon :)
What we offer
- Make meaningful impact! Tons of responsibility and be at the core of a quickly growing startup
- A great studio in the heart of Amsterdam
- Work in a fun and relaxed environment, come as you are!
- A Swapfiets, free healthy lunch & the option to bring your pet to work