Creative internship at Makmende!

Are you interested in working on different international productions in Africa, Asia and Latin America?  Are you passionate storyteller with creative visual flare? If yes – this creative internship is for you! Makmende Media is a dynamic impact communications agency ripe for developing your skills.

Who and what we’re looking for:

  • Passionate storyteller (a natural curiosity for people and the stories behind what makes them tick).
  • Confident & aspiring writer (interested in developing their scriptwriting skills).
  • Familiarity and interest in researching impact topics related to SDGs (climate, gender, sustainability etc). 
  • A naturally creative thinker when it comes to ideas (for story angles/campaigns for clients etc).
  • Visual thinker with experience in film and photography (keen to develop their skills in using imagery to communicate). 
  • Start date August 1st 2022 for a minimum of 5 months.

What you’d be up to on the day to day:

  • Assisting the creative team in researching stories.
  • Playing a fundamental role in curating and producing Makmende’s new social media platform – (Check us out!)
  • Writing small bits of text for either scripts, research reports or social media posts. 
  • Spotting imagery and photography.
  • Being part of idea generation and development in the Creative department. 

What we offer:

  • An opportunity to develop your skills in an intimate hands on environment.
  • A dynamic international environment whereby you’ll be exposed to local crews all around the world (that’s who we work with) and our global clients who are trailblazers in their sector
  • Space for you to bring ideas to the table and be heard.
  • A nurturing tutorship whereby specific goals (tailored to what you’d personally like to develop) will be established at the start of the internship and worked towards throughout (with regular guidance).
  • Internship renumeration.
  • An office close to central station in the heart of Amsterdam!
  • A lot of fun, an international team and great networking opportunities!


  • Send your CV, examples of your work (any scripts/film or content you’ve made) and short letter of motivation to Paris Carr at:
  • Application deadline is July 1st 2022