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Marketing Intern (April 2022) in Berlin, Brandenburg, Germany at PayPal

Date Posted: 5/16/2022

Job Snapshot

Job Description

At PayPal (NASDAQ: PYPL), we believe that every person has the right to participate fully in the global economy. Our mission is to democratize financial services to ensure that everyone, regardless of background or economic standing, has access to affordable, convenient, and secure products and services to take control of their financial lives.

We have an exciting opening for a high performing marketing intern that supports to develop and deliver B2B marketing programs to drive growth and increase value in the cohort of small and medium businesses (SMB) in DEATCH. This is a 6-month internship and will start in April 2022. The position will be based in Berlin.

Role & Primary Job Responsibilities:

In this role you will support the team in their core marketing tasks and help to grow and optimize our digital marketing programs, addressing SMB in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. This includes the creation of concepts and implementation of marketing campaigns as well as own projects.

  • You will support the planning and operational implementation of multi-channel campaigns, support the conceptual work of marketing campaigns and handle third party agencies for creation and localization of assets.

  • You will support to ensure a best-in-class implementation and execution of our Global Marketing strategies and programs to drive acquisition and growth within our SMB base in the DEATCH region.

  • As part of your team you deliver outstanding and appealing campaigns and merchant programs to win new customers, enhance the engagement of our existing merchant base and drive loyalty & advocacy.

  • You see the positive impact of your work in supporting the target achievement of our business KPIs

  • You provide fresh ideas for new marketing activities and how to improve the realization of projects

  • You are seen as a proactive and engaged supporter of your team and their stakeholders.

  • You are flexible and willing to take on any challenge in front of you with a high level of passion and creativity.

Experience and Skills (the what):

  • Ideally first practical experience in the area of marketing / online marketing / sales / CRM

  • High interest or knowledge in current internet- and online marketing trends

  • High level of personal initiative as well as assertiveness and result-oriented working

  • Quick perception, good analytical skills, structured

  • Fluent in German and English. Fluency in other European languages is advantageous

Qualities and Behaviours (the how):

  • Flexible, motivated, creative and resilient

  • Open and communicative

  • Enjoying working in a team

  • Ability to quickly adapt to rapidly changing environments

  • Good organizational, communication, and interpersonal skills 

  • Good relationship management skills in a challenging fast paced environment

The type of marketer that flourishes at PayPal:

  • Middle-brained Marketer who can flex across the funnel while driving connectivity of marketing with the business

  • Results Focus is a business builder who ties all work back to overall commercial impact

  • Strong Collaborator who partners with stakeholders for win-win

  • Change Agent we are rapidly evolving as a business and need someone who can be at the helm to lead change

  • Thought Leader uncovers consumer insights to create new marketing opportunities

  • Nurturer of Talent to bring out the best in individuals and teams

  • Deals with Ambiguity to take the unknown into action

  • Challenges the Status Quo and believes things can always be improved

  • A believer in the “Greater Good” one who always puts others’ needs above their own

  • Lives and believes in the company values

Education required: 

  • CurBachelor’s or Master’s degree in related field (marketing, communication, business) preferred.

  • Available to start on a 6-month full time basis from April 2022.  

Our Benefits:

At PayPal, we’re committed to building an equitable and inclusive global economy. And we can’t do this without our most important asset—you. That’s why we offer benefits to help you thrive in every stage of life. We champion your financial, physical, and mental health by offering valuable benefits and resources to help you care for the whole you.

We have great benefits including a flexible work environment, employee shares options, health and life insurance and more. To learn more about our benefits please visit

Who We Are:

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PayPal has remained at the forefront of the digital payment revolution for more than 20 years. By leveraging technology to make financial services and commerce more convenient, affordable, and secure, the PayPal platform is empowering more than 400 million consumers and merchants in more than 200 markets to join and thrive in the global economy. For more information, visit

PayPal provides equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, PayPal will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. If you are unable to submit an application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at

As part of PayPal’s commitment to employees’ health and safety, we have established in-office Covid-19 protocols and requirements, based on expert guidance. Depending on location, this might include a Covid-19 vaccination requirement for any employee whose role requires them to work onsite. Employees may request reasonable accommodation based on a medical condition or religious belief that prevents them from being vaccinated.