Philips Internship: Consumer Marketing Coffee in Amsterdam, Netherlands

Your challenge

The internship openings are in the Roast & Ground Coffee category for 6 months -12 months. You get to be involved in the whole chain of a product lifetime – from product creation to activation on the market, and of course actively contribute to creative ideas that suit our

Your responsibilities

  • Support in Product Development projects, including analysis on consumer and market data

  • Creation of materials (packaging, distribution) to optimize go to market

  • Freedom to initiate new ideas/ projects based on creative ideas suitable for our consumer needs

  • Market Introduction Planning, preparing trade presentations, preparing activation materials, ensuring all information is available timely to countries to prepare their launches

  • Online Content Management: analyzing how and where to improve, creation of online content, ensuring availability to users, best practice gathering of online activation in Sales Organizations

  • Competitor analysis to support key innovation projects

Your team

You will be part of the Philips Roast & Ground team, a dedicated group of Consumer Marketing Managers, within the Business Group Coffee, You will be working in a network of various stakeholders based in both the Netherlands (e.g., consumer marketing team, central communication team, market intelligence specialists) and overseas (e.g., marketing specialists, key account managers).

Our offer

We welcome you to a challenging, innovative environment with great opportunities for you to explore.

  • Starting in November 2017

  • Duration: 6-12 months

Internship conditions:

  • Students on work placement or final-year study assignment are paid a work placement or final-year study assignment allowance.

  • A student on a work placement or final-year study assignment is paid an allowance towards rented accommodation, depending on his/her situation. This will be determined setting up the Intern Contract.

  • A student on work placement or final-year study assignment who can prove that he/she is not entitled to a student card for public transport (OV-studentenkaart) is paid an allowance to cover the cost of travel between home and the place of work in accordance with the Conditions of Employment Guideline.

  • The student is entitled to paid leave on the basis of 1 day per month.

  • Opportunity to buy Philips products with tax benefit (Philips MyShop)

We are looking for

The main criteria we are evaluating during this process are:

  • Studying for a master degree in

  • Business Administration

  • Marketing or related field with a passion for products and innovation.

  • Strong analytical skills and the passion to drive business growth. Ability to think creatively and pragmatically.

  • Ability to collaborate with local marketing and sales teams, and create network within the organization.

Why should you join Philips?

Working at Philips is more than a job. It’s a calling to create a healthier society through meaningful work, focused on improving 3 billion lives a year by delivering innovative solutions across the health continuum at http://www.philips.com/b-dam/corporate/corporateblog/2016/PhilipsChronicDisease_5.jpg . Our people experience a variety of unexpected moments when their lives and careers come together in meaningful ways.

To find out more about what it’s like working for Philips at a personal level, visit the Working at Philips page at http://www.philips.com/a-w/careers/healthtech/working-at-philips/working-at-philips.html on our career website, where you can read stories from our employee blog at http://www.usa.philips.com/a-w/our-people/life-at-philips.html . Once there, you can also learn about our recruitment process at http://www.philips.com/a-w/careers/healthtech.html , or find answers to some of the frequently asked questions at http://www.philips.com/a-w/careers/healthtech/faq.html .

Notes

Required documents in order for us to continue with your application:

  • Student registration form (Proof of enrollment at your current education)

· • Resume

· • Cover Letter outlining your motivation and informing your availability

Please note that in order to be considered for an internship, it should be compulsory (for students outside EU/EER) by your education and you need to be registered as a student during the entire internship period . Formal documentation of which may be requested at any time.

Please note that the contents of our regular internship assignments are not suitable for professionals (and/or MBA students) with professional work experience.

Your challenge

The internship openings are in the Roast & Ground Coffee category for 6 months -12 months. You get to be involved in the whole chain of a product lifetime – from product creation to activation on the market, and of course actively contribute to creative ideas that suit our

Your responsibilities

  • Support in Product Development projects, including analysis on consumer and market data

  • Creation of materials (packaging, distribution) to optimize go to market

  • Freedom to initiate new ideas/ projects based on creative ideas suitable for our consumer needs

  • Market Introduction Planning, preparing trade presentations, preparing activation materials, ensuring all information is available timely to countries to prepare their launches

  • Online Content Management: analyzing how and where to improve, creation of online content, ensuring availability to users, best practice gathering of online activation in Sales Organizations

  • Competitor analysis to support key innovation projects

Your team

You will be part of the Philips Roast & Ground team, a dedicated group of Consumer Marketing Managers, within the Business Group Coffee, You will be working in a network of various stakeholders based in both the Netherlands (e.g., consumer marketing team, central communication team, market intelligence specialists) and overseas (e.g., marketing specialists, key account managers).

Our offer

We welcome you to a challenging, innovative environment with great opportunities for you to explore.

  • Starting in November 2017

  • Duration: 6-12 months

Internship conditions:

  • Students on work placement or final-year study assignment are paid a work placement or final-year study assignment allowance.

  • A student on a work placement or final-year study assignment is paid an allowance towards rented accommodation, depending on his/her situation. This will be determined setting up the Intern Contract.

  • A student on work placement or final-year study assignment who can prove that he/she is not entitled to a student card for public transport (OV-studentenkaart) is paid an allowance to cover the cost of travel between home and the place of work in accordance with the Conditions of Employment Guideline.

  • The student is entitled to paid leave on the basis of 1 day per month.

  • Opportunity to buy Philips products with tax benefit (Philips MyShop)

We are looking for

The main criteria we are evaluating during this process are:

  • Studying for a master degree in

  • Business Administration

  • Marketing or related field with a passion for products and innovation.

  • Strong analytical skills and the passion to drive business growth. Ability to think creatively and pragmatically.

  • Ability to collaborate with local marketing and sales teams, and create network within the organization.

Why should you join Philips?

Working at Philips is more than a job. It’s a calling to create a healthier society through meaningful work, focused on improving 3 billion lives a year by delivering innovative solutions across the health continuum at http://www.philips.com/b-dam/corporate/corporateblog/2016/PhilipsChronicDisease_5.jpg . Our people experience a variety of unexpected moments when their lives and careers come together in meaningful ways.

To find out more about what it’s like working for Philips at a personal level, visit the Working at Philips page at http://www.philips.com/a-w/careers/healthtech/working-at-philips/working-at-philips.html on our career website, where you can read stories from our employee blog at http://www.usa.philips.com/a-w/our-people/life-at-philips.html . Once there, you can also learn about our recruitment process at http://www.philips.com/a-w/careers/healthtech.html , or find answers to some of the frequently asked questions at http://www.philips.com/a-w/careers/healthtech/faq.html .

Notes

Required documents in order for us to continue with your application:

  • Student registration form (Proof of enrollment at your current education)

· • Resume

· • Cover Letter outlining your motivation and informing your availability

Please note that in order to be considered for an internship, it should be compulsory (for students outside EU/EER) by your education and you need to be registered as a student during the entire internship period . Formal documentation of which may be requested at any time.

Please note that the contents of our regular internship assignments are not suitable for professionals (and/or MBA students) with professional work experience.