Starting date: Mid/End January 2020
Duration : at least 6 months
In this role, you have the opportunity to:
As an intern in the Espresso Consumer Marketing team, you will support the positioning, definition and potential introduction of products that bring ever-more rewarding and enjoyable experiences to consumers by meeting their needs.
You are responsible for:
Support in Product Development projects, including analysis on consumer and market data
Competitor analysis to support Product Development projects and optimize go to market strategy and activation
Market Introduction Planning, preparing trade presentations, preparing activation materials, ensuring all information is available timely to countries to prepare their launches
Managing Online Content: analyzing how and where to improve, creation of online content, ensuring availability to users, best practice gathering of online activation in Sales Organizations
You are a part of:
You will be part of the Espresso Consumer Marketing team, a dedicated group of global Consumer Marketing Managers, within the Business Unit 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), Italy (our innovation site) and overseas (e.g., local marketing managers).
To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience:
Students currently studying towards their Bachelor (Applied Sciences/University) or Master of Science / Business Studies / Engineering degree in one of the following fields: Marketing, Management, or Economics.
Strong communication skills and ability to collaborate with various stakeholders to create a network within the organization.
Ability to think creatively and pragmatically to get things done.
Strong analytical skills to be able to identify insights from consumer and market data and define proposals
Fluent in English (knowledge of German, Polish or Chinese is a plus but no must)
In return, we offer you
Working experience in a global multinational, in the domain of Coffee appliances. You will experience the full scope of product development, combining both strategic and hands-on activities.
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 .
To find out more about what it’s like working for Philips at a personal level, visit the Working at Philips page on our career website, where you can read stories from our employee blog . Once there, you can also learn about our recruitment process , or find answers to some of the frequently asked questions .
Required documents in order for us to continue with your application:
• Cover letter
Please note that in order to be considered for an internship, you need to be registered as a student during the entire internship period . Formal documentation of which may be requested at any time. Students from outside the EU need to fill in an NUFFIC agreement, which needs to be signed by the student and the university.
Please note that the contents of our regular internship assignments are not suitable for professionals (and/or MBA students) with professional work experience.