Business Development Intern – Ghent

The internship

Business Development Intern – Ghent


Duration: 1-6 months (does not have to be consecutive)

Start: to be agreed, depending on your schedule!

Who we’re looking for

Commercial talent that is eager to help build our mission.

Forget theory, strengthen our start-up in real life and discover how many challenges a start-up company faces.

Your part

As a business development intern, you will play an important role in finding and contacting new customers.

You will:

  • Work closely with the founders
  • Prospect, generate leads and make appointments
  • Gather information, for example through surveys or by speaking to customers and staff
  • Make analyses of the sales performance against sales targets
  • Actively participate in effective sales conversations and be responsible for following them up
  • Maintain contact with customers and suppliers
  • Update sales documents
  • Be responsible for the optimization of our CRM-tool

In the end, we want to focus our internship on what you like to do and in which you would like to gain experience. Together we create the ideal experience, for you and for Foodm.

Why an internship at Foodm

Flexibility: You are welcome at our office in Ghent, but you can also work from anywhere in the world. Do you prefer to work in the evening? More than okay too!

Impact: Our team is not big, but our ambitions are. Everything you do will have a real impact on our results and on the other team members.

Learning curve: With us you will do things and therefore learn a lot. But rest assured, you are not alone.

Credits: Your achievements deserve quite some attention. Your first recommendation on LinkedIn? You’ll get what you deserve.

One team: You can come to us about everything. Which dish you can best prepare during your first date, but also how to prepare for an interview or exam. We strongly believe that you need to feel good in order to perform well.

Future: Our team is growing, why not continue your career with us after your internship?

Compensation: And, if this is allowed, you can even be reimbursed!

Application- procedure

  • Call (optional)

    Need more info or do you want to introduce yourself? Call 0474/36.15.67.

  • 1. Send your CV

    Submit the application form on this page or send an email to with your CV and optionally a motivation letter or video. You will receive a response within 48 hours.

  • 2. Introduction

    First conversation with Bram (Founder & COO)

  • 3. Follow-up call

    Follow-up conversation with Mathias (Founder & CEO)

  • Welcome Foodm’er!

Application form