The IT department at Greenpeace International  is seeking  an IT Intern to join their fun team!

The IT Internship will be  for period of 6 months and the position is located in Amsterdam.  

You should have the ability to learn quickly, be flexible and be able to work outside your comfort zone.  Strong communication skills are need to explain complex things in an easy way.

As IT Intern you will be working very closely with the IT team and potentially with different departments within our organisation.Our experience shows that our interns are able to develop themselves professionally and our team develops and benefits in turn.

The candidate will have the opportunity to choose their own developmental path and may be required to learn some scripting, coding or navigate the command line to be able to complete their project. This internship will allow the ideal candidate to explore some exciting new topics that Greenpeace International feels is necessary to further our environmental goals. Expect to get involved in big-data, AI-topics, machine-learning, Air-quality control and citizen-science! 

The only real requirement to be able to tackle these things is a keen willingness and ability to learn quickly and think outside the box.

Please refer to the fine print for internships listed below.



What we are looking for:

  • The capacity to learn quickly and adapt is the core requirement for any candidate
  • A passion for working with tech
  • Willingness to travel
  • Support-minded

Compensation benefits

Remuneration is by a modest monthly contribution towards cost of living of €400 for those already resident in the Netherlands, and €800 for non-residents.​​​​​​

Organisation description

Greenpeace is taking action all over the world for our planet’s future. Our volunteers, activists and staff come from all corners of the globe, cover the age spectrum and come from all walks of life. What they all have in common is their commitment to working for a green and peaceful future for everyone. With creative local actions for the planet they positively affect their communities, their countries, and ultimately, the world at large.

Contact information

Internships fine print:
Please note that we can only accept interns who have the right to reside and work in the Netherlands.  
An Internship is intended for students or recent graduates who have completed their studies within the last twelve months.
Interns residing within/up to a distance of 150 km from the office in Amsterdam are entitled to 400 euros net as monthly stipend. Interns residing beyond 150 km from the office are entitled to 800 euros net as a monthly stipend.

Applications must be in English and include a cover letter,  The application must include a written confirmation that you have a student and/or work and/or residency permit for the Netherlands.  

 You may apply here.  Deadline is 22nd April 2019

Please contact our recruiter at, should you have any additional question about this internship. 

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Check out this opportunity at Greenpeace International!

Lilian Reyes

Implementation & Project Coordinator
It is very rewarding to apply my skills in developing products, in order to help make this world a better place. To me my job doesn’t feel like something I have to do, but rather something I happily want to do.