Internship at Demos Effect?

Demos Effect Internship Program 2018: Apply by 14th of May, 2018!

Dreaming of becoming a management consultant? Interested in megatrends, forecasting and societal impact? As a Demos Effect trainee you’ll get the chance to combine these in our consulting projects, as well as to take part in sales and product development.

Demos Effect is the leading Nordic think tank Demos Helsinki’s subsidiary specializing in consulting services. We help clients to create business by utilizing new markets arising from digitalization, natural resource scarcity and other megatrends. Organisations contact us when they want to take megatrends to the core of their strategy, and to turn the future opportunities into products, services, processes and business models. Our client projects often deal with issues related to energy, built environment, mobility, food and health.

Demos Helsinki office is located near to central Helsinki (Mechelininkatu 3d). We share the space with our colleagues from the communications agency Kaskas Media and from Smart & Clean Foundation.

Requirements and expectations for the intern

We are looking for students to join us as interns during fall 2018 and winter 2019. The interns are required to have a study permit at a university or university of applied sciences, either in Finland or abroad. Your background can be in business, industrial engineering, social studies, design, or digitalization, to name a few, but your motivation, attitude, knowledge and skills matter the most.

We expect clear writing and expression skills in both Finnish and English. International experience is an advantage, and previous working experience in sales and customer relations speaks for you. We appreciate experience in your own field of studies, but also extracurricular activities are valued. If you are curious, active, analytical and motivated, you will enjoy working in our community.

Duration of the internship and the application process

The duration of the internship is three months. Depending on your availability, the three-month internship may begin sometime between August 2018 and January 2019. An internship compensation will be paid.

The application period ends on Monday 14th of May, 2018 at 23:59 Finnish time. Interviews will be held in Helsinki during the week 22, on Tuesday 29th of May, 2018. When applying, please preliminarily reserve time for the interview from your calendar. We will let all the applicants and the ones chosen for interviews know their status in the application process by the 24th of May, 2018 at the latest.

Please fill in the application thoroughly. Clear and concise answers are appreciated. Most of all, we value the preliminary assignment, which will be considered as a part of the application process.

Please apply through the following link:

Application form

More information:
Risto Lätti,, + 358 40 9329520