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Internship Commercial Excellence
Ontex is a leading international producer of personal hygiene solutions for babies, women and adults. Our quality, value-for-money products are distributed in more than 110 countries through leading retailer private labels, as well as under our own brands.
Our mission is crystal clear: we build a world where everyone has access to affordable personal hygiene. And we have been doing so for the past 40 years.
Today, we are growing fast. We are continuously exploring new opportunities, creating new solutions and building new brands. Everywhere we do business, we look for local talent to join forces. Manufacturing heroes. Research heroes. Marketing heroes. Sales heroes. People who don’t believe in ‘one size fits all’, but connect their local know-how to our global story.
Your internship would be in the Europe product & category team, who is defining and implementing Ontex portfolio plans & marketing strategy throughout the organisation, with the regional teams and key customers.
You’ll be part of a professional and warm team, and we’ll try to match your interests to our projects. You will get the opportunity to gain experience in project management where you will lead a project from start to end leveraging your communication skills. You will learn to work in a marketing team at European level where you will have the opportunity to work with people from different backgrounds based in different countries across Europe.
How can you support?
Communication & follow up of femcare packaging changes (we expect a new legislation to be edited soon, regarding waste treatment). This could be a project you are leading from beginning to end so a perfect learning experience in project management!
Making competitor overviews based on internet research
Set up sample books of our products for local product teams
General project follow-up (tracking and chasing teams) for the deployment of new innovations, supply chain moves…
Support the category product managers on the development of various innovation toolkits. Your creativity will make the difference!
What are your skills?
A strong communicator
Excellent writing and speaking skills in English. Every additional language is a plus
Eager to learn, hands-on and able to work independently
Open to meet and work with people from different backgrounds
Know your way around a computer/Microsoft Office, SharePoint and content management systems
Any knowledge of Adobe Illustrator or Photoshop is a huge plus but definitely not a must
A bachelor or master’s degree, ideally in Office Management or Communications, someone who is good in Project Management and has an interest in Marketing
You’ll be part of a professional and warm team, and we’ll try to match your interests to our projects.
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