Velofetish - Trainee jobs

Balkantango instantly seeks a PR-management trainee.

Balkantango upcycles bicycle inner tubes to create wallets, bags and other accessories. Based in Budapest & Basel, we stand for everlasting quality and style. We are looking for trainees, preferably from the fields of design management, communication or marketing, who have an affinity towards sub-cultural industries and creative marketing strategies, and who aspire to make practical use of their studies through an intensive working experience. Our trainees will be able to work flexibly, where- and whenever they like, but with strict reporting duties. They will assist the ventures' daily routines and we expect their contribution to our frequent project-based 'adventures' as well. The actual project is to promote our VeloFetish exhibition about the urban cycling culture of Hungary in Collegium Hungaricum Berlin (March 2014). Besides that, we constantly need to promote Balkantango to English, German, French, Italian and Hungarian speaking audience. The exact details of each trainee-contract will be harmonised with the applicant's interests and ambitions.

• PR, media communications, particularly social media activities
• database maintenance
• monitoring tenders and design-awards
• translation
• event organising
• marketing & communication strategy development
• daily reporting

• fluent German
• environmentally conscious
• diligent, self-reliant
• outstanding communication skills
• social media proficiency

Extras: bicycle-maniac, fluent French/Italian, activist

Submit your application letter with a CV to
Please include your preferred activities from our tasks-list and a motto-proposal for Balkantango.