Vacancy Life Cycle Analysis Intern

Closing the Loop is a Dutch social enterprise that makes mobile phone use circular for companies and governments. We encourage reuse of mobile phones and ensure that broken phones from developing countries are recycled in a responsible manner. This is good for people, the environment, climate and the economy. With this approach we won the Circular Award 2018.

What will you do?

As a life cycle analysis intern you support the COO in gaining insights in the positive impacts of Closing the Loop’s life cycle solutions for mobile phones. You will contribute to answering questions like: What are the social and environmental gains for people and the planet of our approach vs traditional mining? What data do we use for such an analysis? How can we present the results in an appealing way?

Your profile

  • University or college student or recent graduate with a study/degree around life cycle analysis;
  • Proactive attitude;
  • Good knowledge of English and preferably Dutch;
  • Knowledge in the field of electronics, telephony, circular economy is an advantage.

We offer

  • A young and enthusiastic team;
  • The coolest social enterprise in the Netherlands;
  • Working in an office with other scale-up organisations in Amsterdam South;
  • Start date and working days can be discussed, preferably for a period of 3 months or longer for 2 to 4 days per week.

Apply and information

Send your CV and application letter to Annick Mantoua (COO) as soon as possible via annick.mantoua [at]
You can also contact her for questions.