The Institute of Network Cultures is looking for an intern with production and research skills for the organisation of MoneyLab #7: Feminist Finance and overall project management support of the MoneyLab project.
Internship period: September 1 until December 15 2019 (0.8 fte).
MoneyLab is a network of researchers, artists, hackers and entrepreneurs and other creators that take up the call for critical and creative experiments with and interventions into alternative forms of exchange, ownership and the distribution of value. It provides a platform for multi-disciplinary dialogues between a variety of people and initiatives, both commercial and non-commercial, to work on economic alternatives in digital economy.
This November, the INC hosts the seventh MoneyLab conference in Amsterdam. The aim of the event is to focus on how creative engineering and creative thinking can directly interfere into hard-core economic debates and help tackle issues of trust, social concerns, scale and security in order to help foster and proliferate alternative models of revenue, exchange and distribution for artists and creative content.
We are looking for an enthusiastic, energetic, inquisitive (former) student with knowledge of and a demonstrated interest in MoneyLab-related topics.
Production and research duties vary but include:
- work as part of the organisational team
- assist the program committee
- targeted promotion activities
- update the website and blog
- write contributions for the project blog
- identify possible partners, speakers, artists and related projects
- assisting INC staff with project- and event-related pre-production and development support (ie location, accommodation and catering scouting)
- liaison with partners and speakers
- handle registration and logistics of participants
- logistical support
Other tasks include:
- assist with general office operations
- attend meetings
As the INC has an international scope, active English skills are required, in speaking and writing. In addition, you have strong writing and communication skills, and experience with social media management and web administration. You balance a desire to learn, take initiative and suggest better practices and take constructive feedback.
Monthly compensation: € 400 gross (0,8 fte)
For further information you can contact Inte Gloerich: inte [at] networkcultures [dot] org or check our website.
Applications: if you are interested please send your resume and cover letter to inte [at] networkcultures [dot] org by 30 June 2019. Interviews will be scheduled on 3 and 5 July.