• Open applications
  • Rotterdam, Netherlands


Job description

MVRDV is looking for a Business Development intern currently studying architecture or urbanism to join our global team based in Rotterdam. This internship starts in September 2022.


  • Supporting the global business development team on all graphic content related to project acquisition.
  • Maintaining and updating our references, graphic supports and projects texts.
  • Assisting with the development and distribution of BD materials.
  • Taking part in brainstorming sessions and suggesting innovative ideas.
  • Assisting on general management of office materials, filing, copying, and performing other clerical tasks.
  • Undertaking market research and identify key players and projects in different countries.
  • Making critical and strategic analysis of new project opportunities.


  • Graphic design skills and experience with creating diagrams and layouts will be highly valued.
  • Creative and innovative skills.
  • Strong analytical capabilities.
  • Understanding of architectural processes.
  • Written evidence of enrollment in a university or academy
  • Fluent in English.
  • Candidates from outside the EU require a study or exchange visa.
  • Availability for the duration of six months or a year.

What we offer

Beyond the opportunity to work within a global and ambitious company, here are a few benefits that we offer:

  • An exciting, inspiring and international working environment.
  • An appropriate internship allowance of € 700, - per month based on a working week of 40 hours.
  • Public transport allowance for your home-office commute.
  • Regular excursions, parties and corporate activities such as sports.
  • A healthy lunch at the office.
  • Contribution to your sports subscription at OneFit.
  • Great office location in the center of Rotterdam near the train station.

This is us

MVRDV is a globally leading architecture and urbanism practice based in Rotterdam with offices in Shanghai, Paris & Berlin. We create social, innovative, realistic, green and remarkable architecture for a changing world. We believe that our work makes the world a better place by realizing dreams that actively contribute to global urgencies. We are a dynamic, ambitious and growing organization with currently more than 300 employees. 

We’d love for you to join us!

MVRDV is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to treat all employees and applicants equally, regardless of gender or marital status, color, nationality or ethnic origin, religion or religious belief, sexual orientation, disability or age.

How to apply

Please fill in the online form and upload your motivation letter, CV, recommendation and portfolio preferably as PDF. Let us know your preferred starting date. Without a completed application form we cannot consider your application.

We require our interns to be enrolled in an educational program, we cannot hire graduates for this internship.

If you want to know more about the application procedure, feel free to contact Valeriia Savchenko (Recruitment Coordinator) via