Jobs at Alumni Ventures Portfolio Companies


Product Marketing Intern



Marketing & Communications, Product
Lausanne, Switzerland
Posted on Friday, March 8, 2024

Unlock your potential and join the Akselos team!

At Akselos, you will work in an exciting and fast-paced environment where you will have the opportunity to take on high responsibility and learn more than ever on a broad spectrum of topics. As a Product Marketing Intern, you will play a critical role in both the daily marketing activities and the sales strategic decision-making that comes with running a disruptive business. You will be overseeing the Event Coordination which will be your main focus.

As a Marketing Assistant, you will work tightly with the Marketing manager, your role would be to support and ease the processes related to customer success in all its nuances. This role calls for a passionate, ambitious, fast-learning, and performance-driven individual with great organizational skills!

In addition, you’ll be conducting market research to collate relevant data about companies, customers, competitors, and industries, to help the team make informed decisions. You will also work with the Sales department to ensure coordination regarding CRM Systems (Salesforce) and their respective extensions (Pardot, Altify).

Last but not least, you’ll be supporting the Product Marketing Team in a miscellaneous set of activities, spanning from software release, departmental budget elaboration, and strategy implementation to lead generation campaigns to full-on product launches!

We are looking for you if you are:


  • Currently enrolled in a university in either Bachelors's or Master's course in Administration, Marketing, Communications or a relevant field

Professional experience:

  • Background in Marketing and related fields; prior experience in previous marketing internships is a plus

Hard skills: Technical / job-related skills:

(Hard skills are technical knowledge or training that you have gained through any life experience, including in your career or education).

  • Fluent in English (written and spoken) - excellent communication skills
  • Impeccable time management, organizational skills, and willingness to step out of your comfort zone
  • Confident in multi-tasking, autonomy, and deadlines
  • At ease with CRM systems and a fast-learner mindset
  • Familiar with graphic design tools Indesign and Photoshop is a plus
  • Take a divergent thinking approach and pay attention to detail

Soft skills: Specific personality traits & job-related demands:

(Soft skills are personal habits and traits that shape how you work, on your own and with others

e.g. managerial experience, ability to take initiative, flexible attitude, ability to work independently, proactive……. etc.)

  • Communication skills: Ability to convey ideas clearly and effectively, and to interact with internal and external stakeholders at all levels of the organization and coordinate.
  • Attention to detail: Ability to pay close attention to details to ensure accurate and timely completion of marketing processes and compliance with regulations.
  • Creativity: Ability to think creatively and come up with innovative solutions to complex marketing challenges.
  • Adaptability: Ability to adapt to changing circumstances and thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.
  • Team player: Ability to work collaboratively with colleagues and stakeholders to achieve common marketing goals, and to maintain positive relationships with others.