MacArtney Denmark seeks: Business Development Student Assistant

You now have the unique opportunity to combine your studies with hands-on business experience by joining our Business Development team in Hjerting. Would you like to put your skills to the test in an international and dynamic company? If so, then this position might be just the right match for you!

We are looking for a candidate who can support the development of the new MacArtney strategy and support other strategical projects within the Group. For the right candidate, the position offers an opportunity to gain experience in working in a global technology company within marine and offshore markets. You will get the chance to apply your academic knowledge in a B2B organisation working closely with various internal and external stakeholders. You will be involved in developing and executing various strategic projects within the MacArtney Group and offered an opportunity of learning and insights to the operation of global business. For the right candidate, there might be an opportunity to enter a trainee program with MacArtney following the Student Assistant job.

As a Business Development Student Assistant at our office in Esbjerg, you will support our Chief Business Development Officer in business development and execution of strategic projects. Also, you will support our general organisation within the MacArtney Group, globally. You will play an important role within the Business Development team in Esbjerg and towards MacArtneys other regional offices.

The area of responsibility will also include the following:

  • Plan and execute strategic projects across different key areas  
  • Carry out various desktop market research and analysis 
  • Develop business cases 
  • Prepare high-quality presentation material, analysis reports, prepare workshops and other meetings
  • Bring new ideas and methods for business development into the team
  • Cooperate positively to the growth of the organisation by providing required assistance to relevant staff and the organisation’s partners

You are preferably an ambitious third-year Bachelor’s degree student or a Masters student. You are studying Business Development or similar.

You must be eager to contribute, and you have the courage to throw yourself out there. You have a proactive approach to your tasks. You thrive in a busy environment and enjoy communicating with a wide range of people.

Your background profile also includes:

  • Third-year Bachelor’s degree student or a Master’s degree student in Business Development or within the fields of business and strategy
  • Business/commercial strategic mindset
  • Entrepreneurial and analytical approach
  • Full professional proficiency in English 
  • Highly skilled in Excel and Power-Point
  • Strong drive towards the fulfilment of the company’s goals
  • Strong communication skills in both written and verbal forms

Exciting positions in an international company that is characterised by stable growth and grand ambitions – and which has the means and the will to turn employees’ ambitions into reality. We work to a high professional level where there is also room for you to develop through independent tasks with matching responsibility.

If you have any questions regarding the position, please contact; Chief Business Development Officer, Rasmus Frøkjær Bonde at or by phone +45 7613 2084 or HR Partner Doris Bundgaard Nielsen at or by phone +45 7613 2065. 

The position can vary from 15 to 20 hours a week and is located at MacArtney A/S Headquarters in Hjerting, Esbjerg. 

Applications are reviewed and processed on an ongoing basis meaning the vacancy will remain open until a candidate is appointed.

Please send your application to We look forward to receiving your application!

About MacArtney
The MacArtney Group is a global supplier of underwater technology solutions specialising in the design, manufacture, sales and service of a wide range of solutions to onshore industry operators, subsea surveyors, the renewable energy sector, ocean science institutes, maritime civil engineering industries and navies across the world.

MacArtney is a privately owned corporation established in 1978 with group headquarters in Esbjerg (DK). The MacArtney Group also reside in Aberdeen (UK), Stavanger (NO), Mölnlycke (SE), Aix-en-Provence (FR), Rotterdam (NL), Kiel (DE), Bremen (DE), Italy (IT), Houston, Boston and San Diego (US), Victoria (CA), Dartmouth (CA), Santiago de Chile (CL), Perth (AU), Ningbo (CN) and Singapore (SG). Moreover, MacArtney operates an extensive network of 23 representatives and distributors spread across every continent. This way, MacArtney products are available locally - with global 24/7 support.