Partnership Development Intern

Lightspeed is looking for a commercially-driven intern to join our dynamic Sales team. Located in Ghent and working directly with the Partner Development Manager (PDM) and Partner Marketing Manager (PMM), you will set up a campaign and identify the key players in the Benelux region and do the first reach outs.

You will thus be a key asset in the team and help build the strategic partnership portfolio in the EMEA region. You love challenges, possess a keen eye for detail, and thrive in a fast-paced and dynamic environment.

Now we get to brag about us: Lightspeed powers small and medium-sized businesses in over 100 countries around the world with its cloud-based commerce platform. It is smart, scalable, and dependable all-in-one Point of Sale software system helps restaurants and retailers sell across channels, manage operations, engage with consumers, accept payments, and grow their business. Founded in 2005 with offices in Canada, USA, Europe and Australia, Lightspeed recently completed its initial public offering on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX: LSPD). We're passionate about enabling people to do their best work. Come work with us and find out what you can do.

Requirements

  • Student in Hotel Management/Business/Marketing/Innovation or other relevant studies
  • 0.5/1 year customer service experience
  • Excellent communication skills, you are not afraid to go into another conversation
  • Excellent time management and organization skills
  • Strong sense of ownership
  • High interest in e-commerce, retail, horeca and business
  • Fluent in Dutch and English 

What we offer

  • A real ambitious, fun and inspiring work surrounding
  • Room for ownership and initiative within a fast-growing organization
  • A daily, healthy and free lunch
  • "Work hard/play hard" - We celebrate our success!

 

To all recruitment agencies: Lightspeed does not accept unsolicited agency resumes. If we have not directly engaged your company in writing to supply candidates for a specific vacancy, Lightspeed will not be responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.

Where to from here?
Obviously, this has to be mutually beneficial: we want you to step into a role you love, and we want to offer you a place you’re proud to come to every day. For a glimpse into our world check out our career page here.

Lightspeed is building communities through commerce, and we need people from all backgrounds and lived experiences to do that. We were founded in 2005, in Montreal’s gay village and our original members were all part of the LGBTQ+ community. The ethos of our business has been about inclusion from the very beginning, and we strive to provide a workplace where everyone belongs.

Who we are:
Powering the businesses that are the backbone of the global economy, Lightspeed's one-stop commerce platform helps merchants innovate to simplify, scale, and provide exceptional customer experiences. Our cloud commerce solution transforms and unifies online and physical operations, multichannel sales, expansion to new locations, global payments, financial solutions, and connection to supplier networks.

Founded in Montréal, Canada in 2005, Lightspeed is dual-listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: LSPD) and Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX: LSPD). With teams across North America, Europe, and Asia Pacific, the company serves retail, hospitality, and golf businesses in over 100 countries.