Intern – Future Fuels

SkyNRG is a scale-up that works at the forefront of sustainable aviation fuel (SAF). For our headquarters in Amsterdam, we are looking for a new Future Fuels team member. The Future Fuels team works with stakeholders across the world to develop new technologies to produce SAF. The team also initiates and executes the first development phase of new production facilities. If you’re someone with a genuine interest in sustainability who likes to combine analytical skills with your entrepreneurial mindset, this could be your dream internship!

Indicative start date: Open for applications continuously

Preferred duration: 6 months, fulltime

Location: on-site (Amsterdam, the Netherlands).

About SkyNRG

Since 2009, SkyNRG has been building up SAF capacity and production for the industry to meet its 2050 net zero commitment. SkyNRG has supplied SAF to over 40 airlines across the world and is now developing dedicated SAF production facilities to support the transition from fossil jet fuel to sustainable aviation fuel. SkyNRG does not compromise when it comes to sustainability; we are a globally recognized Certified B Corp™, our operations are certified by the Roundtable on Sustainable Biomaterials (RSB), and we are advised by an independent Sustainability Board, as well as a worldwide NGO network to ensure we make the right sustainability decisions across all our operations.

Job Profile

In the Future Fuels team, we have 3 focus areas:

  1. SAF capacity development: initiating and executing the first development phase of our own commercial-scale SAF facilities
  2. R&D: building and sharing knowledge to develop SAF technologies and concepts with our technology partners
  3. Consulting: advising industry partners on all elements of the SAF industry

As an intern you will contribute to one or two projects in these focus areas by working closely with the team. Based on your interests and background, we will jointly determine what projects you will work on. Typical activities include:

  • Conducting technical and economical assessments of SAF supply chains
  • Performing sustainability assessments
  • Writing reports and composing presentations
  • Advancing business opportunities

Your profile

As a growing company in a rapidly developing industry, we are looking for someone that likes to play an active role in building out our business and is not afraid of change. The ideal candidate for this internship:

  • Has a university background; just graduated or in the final phase of a Master’s degree with strong analytical focus, e.g. technical, science, environmental or economics
  • Is entrepreneurial, independent, and persistent
  • Has strong analytical and conceptual skills and is comfortable with technical topics
  • Is naturally curious and thrives on complex challenges
  • Has strong affinity with sustainability
  • Is fluent in Dutch and English (both written and verbal)
  • Enjoys a scale-up environment and has great social skills

What we offer

  • A unique working experience in a scale-up at the forefront of sustainable aviation
  • An inspiring international work environment in a fast growing and innovative industry
  • A full-time internship in the city centre of Amsterdam with a competitive salary
  • A great opportunity to work in a multidisciplinary, committed, and talented team
  • Access to our electric company boat, free lunches, gym, ping pong table and Friday drinks – all part of the deal!

Is this you?

Then please send your resume, internship requirements, and cover letter explaining why you’d be a great fit to Questions? Feel free to contact us!