SEO Content Marketing Intern for DE

  • Contract Type: Internship
  • Location: Berlin, Germany (10117)


BackMarket is the number one European (and soon global) marketplace specializing in the sale of fully refurbished tech devices.

Job Description

Back Market is the #1 marketplace for refurbished electronic devices in Europe and in the US, leading the way in a shift towards a circular economy, freeing the planet from electronic waste. We are proud to sabotage ‘new’ by connecting highly certified professionals to consumers who are looking for a more affordable, reliable and an ecological alternative to purchasing brand new products.  

Back Market is undergoing meteoric growth and has raised over 335M€ already! We have the objective of reaching 650 Back Makers (or Saboteurs) by the end of 2021! 

We are thrilled to have an inclusive, fulfilling and caring work environment in all our offices (Paris, Bordeaux, New-York, Prague and Berlin). This is an opportunity for you to join a talented, humble and passionate team at the heart of innovation. 

Be a part of the movement. Join the refurb revolution.

As a SEO intern, you will help reach our goals by improving our visibility on the German market.

Located in one of our European offices, you will be a real support for our SEO team project managers. Achieving your daily duties, you will be collaborating with our technical, customer care, business development and marketing teams, a group of people that are professionals, passionate and engaged in the promotion of refurbished products. You will be part of the SEO team, and will be under the responsibility of the DE SEO Manager.

After a period of integration & training, you will be directly involved in our entire operational roadmap.

Your Mission (If You Accept It): 🥇

  • Supported by the SEO project managers already in place, your missions will be the following:Writing high value content (high-tech oriented topics, buying guides, how to, ...etc)
  • Conducting SEO keywords analysis
  • Localizing topic relevant projects
  • Analyzing results and presenting conclusions to your manager and team
  • Setting up technical sanity checks using best in class SEO tools (ahrefs, Semrush, GSC, Google Analytics, Screamingfrog, internal crawls/logs tools...etc)
  • Contributing to our back office by integrating content
  • You're In The Right Place If: ⭐

  • You're fluent in both German (C2) and English
  • You love writing and creating high value content - Which kind of copywriter are you?
  • You’ve demonstrated strong Salesman skills - Sell me this pen
  • You’re comfortable with numbers and have strong analytical skills - Test, analyze, learn, adapt, test, … round trip
  • You’re rigorous and methodical (bullets proof self organization)You are an out-of-the-box thinker and are a fantastic team player
  • Frequently Asked Questions:

    1. How can I best prepare for the interviews? 

    Research. There’s blogs, there’s social media accounts, there’s a lot to discover and, believe us, that information will not go unnoticed in the interviews.

    Practice. It’s not a secret that a question “please introduce yourself” is something that will be the start of many interviews and this is surely something you can prep for, it will ease your stress! 

    2. What is the application & recruitment process?

    The application is straight forward - you attach your CV and answer some filtering questions. You choose the language you prefer to use in the conversations, except the initial call with HR. The rest of the process is a call with a screening call with HR representative, technical test and technical interview with your hiring manager and sometimes, depending on the position, we add the final interview, which is focused on cultural fit & soft skills. Feel free to ask for this in the HR call !

    3. Is the internship paid? What else is in the package?

    Yes, indeed, the internships are paid. You also get meal vouchers, 6 days off throughout the 6 months & support for public transport expenses. And some discounts on Back Market’s platform, of course!

    4. How are the interviews conducted?

    Phone call with the recruiter and then video calls (we use Zoom!).

    5. How are you dealing with the pandemic?

    We coordinate the capacity of our offices to be careful & respectful to the national recommendations. Currently we are coming 2x/week to the office & constantly adapt to whatever the latest recommendations are. Internships cannot be full-remote (unless absolutely necessary due to the pandemic situation).


    Back Market can offer you the opportunity to gain invaluable experience in a scale up environment where everyday you can make a difference. 

    With endless learning and growth opportunities, at the end of your internship you will be autonomous and ready to launch your career. 

    We pride ourselves on having a supportive and open environment to help nurture and develop the skills needed for personal growth. 

    Be prepared to have a lot of fun, we are an international, fast paced, open minded and friendly environment. 

    Back Market is an Equal Opportunity Employer for any minority, disability, gender identity or sexual orientation.

    Additional Information

    • Contract Type: Internship
    • Location: Berlin, Germany (10117)