Are you passionate about solving analytical challenges? Do you get inspired by teaching and learning new things every day? If you agree that data plays an increasingly important role in today’s society and wish to improve your analytical skills, then we have an offer just for you!

Smartenup is a young company based in Amsterdam, and we are an all-round partner for everything that has to do with Microsoft Excel. Our mission is to motivate and help professionals to develop their analytical skills. And we do so in several ways: we provide various training courses in data analytics; we conduct consultancy projects, and we have developed our own Excel training and productivity toolbar. With the help of our unique products, solutions, and people, we enable professionals to handle data faster, more efficiently and with confidence. We serve corporates such as Heineken, Unilever,, Samsung, Coca-Cola and Dell and also work with smaller companies and public organizations.

Currently we are looking for interns to join our team as data analytics trainers and consultants!


Over the course of six months, you will uncover the secrets of Excel, give training and work on consultancy projects for our corporate clients. You will be given the opportunity to implement your own ideas and take on a variety of projects within Smartenup.

The internship starts with a bootcamp, in which we will focus on your skill and personal development. Over the period of one month, you will learn the ins and outs of Excel, solve practical cases, tag along to training sessions, and find your place within the Smartenup team. In the following months, your responsibilities will increase. You will give training and work for clients under the guidance of our experienced consultants. Along these tasks, you will assist in improving Smartenup by participating in internal projects.

It is our intention to offer you employment after the internship, therefore we prefer candidates who are able to join us after the internship.

To make this internship a success, we are looking for people who are eager to learn, have a “hands-on” mentality and a high sense of responsibility. Our ideal candidate learns quickly, is responsible and has a positive energy and drive. Together, we will make this the best internship in the Netherlands for you!

You will be working on:

  • Your own Excel and professional skills
  • Consultancy projects for our clients (Goal: 3+ assignments)
  •  Assisting in training sessions, supporting students throughout their Learning Journey
  • Internal projects (e.g. creating new training content)


Your essential qualities:

  • You are highly motivated to learn and you are eager to develop yourself and others
  • You have excellent analytical skills
  • You have good presentation and communication skills
  • You maintain professional work ethics
  • You are open to change and are flexible
  • You are proficient in English and/or Dutch (the office language is English)

Additional advantages:

  • You have an academic background
  • You are result-oriented, work efficiently and take responsibility
  • You are well-organized
  • You have an eye for detail
  • You are creative
  • You have experience with Excel or other data analytics and visualization tools


  • Internship fee of EUR 540 a month
  • A 4-day working week
  • Dynamic and professional work environment
  • Close-knit team with a strong feedback culture
  • Diverse consultancy projects and tasks in different disciplines
  • Lots of responsibilities from the very start
  • Huge learning experience
  • One-month-long bootcamp
  • Working with large corporates but in a startup environment
  • Freedom and opportunity to discover what suits you best
  • Weekly team learning sessions
  • Flexible working hours and days
  • A bright and colorful office with healthy lunch
  • Membership to the Smartenup Book Club sessions
  • Ping Pong competitions. Better start practicing now!

Apply by sending your CV and motivation letter to