Business Development Internship

We have got this exciting internship program!

Learn in a fast-paced environment. Direct support from Business Development team + mentor. Direct exposure to managers and leaders throughout the group of companies.

Let us first introduce us with a movie about our Group:

We are Cefetra

The Intern Assignment

The requirements 

  • To develop a strategic advice for top management on a new business product/market/service idea. 
  • Mutually agree on business topic. Feel free to bring your own ideas, otherwise we can make some suggestions.  
  • This includes:
      • Market analysis quantitative (data collection) & qualitative (interviews) 
      • Data & financial modelling 
      • Competitive & customer landscape 
      • Market trends 
      • Understanding the roles of value chain parties 
      • Presenting strategic/investment advice on way forward on topic 

Who are you

  • Ambitious and eager to learn
  • Self -starter 
  • Affinity with our markets 
  • A strategic thinker with commercial/business mentality 
  • WO / Master student (in business, economics, finance, data analytics, technical, logistics, food & agri) 

Our offer 

  • Learn how to build a proposal in an international business environment  
  • Furter develop your skillset in a.o. project management, market research, business & economic modelling, storyline telling, stakeholder management 
  • Learn in a fast-paced environment with direct support from the Business Development team + mentor.  
  • Direct exposure to managers and leaders throughout the group of companies 
  • 850 euro a month (internship agreement) 
  • An office that is located at one of the most beautiful locations in central Rotterdam with a view over the Maas and Erasmus bridge with plenty of social activities and excellent coffee 

Meet the Aces – Cefetra Group Business Development team

Stefan Vuurens


Stefan joined the BD team in Rotterdam in the begin of 2021 and has an all-round BD role. In previous jobs he gained experience in operational and commercial roles in shipping, trading and investing. People appreciate his constructive and pragmatic approach to do business and to realize projects.

Remo Pisaneschi


Get’s things done! Remo joined us in recent summer and is based in the Glasgow office. He brings a wealth of commercial and M&A experience. Over the last 20 years, Remo has worked on over 50 M&A projects and latterly held a Project Management role with a privately owned PLC.

Sergio Zapico


After completing the BD internship with success, Sergio recently joined the team as a junior. Born in Spain and living internationally, he has strong affinity with international business and trade. With his fresh entrepreneurial enthusiasm, he develops business in the carbon market and supports on various projects.

Sjoerd Janssen


As per mid 2021 Sjoerd became Director Strategy and Business Development and has the honorable task of leading and supporting the team. It is his task to succeed in Cefetra’s strategic growth ambitions and make sure the team is ready and equipped for that in the current and upcoming Cefetra Group Strategy.

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