About Us

The Kraft Heinz Company is one of the largest food and beverage companies in the world, with eight $1 billion+ brands and global sales of approximately $25 billion. We’re a globally trusted producer of high-quality, great-tasting, and nutritious foods for over 150 years. Our brands are truly global, with products produced and marketed in over 40 countries. These beloved products include condiments and sauces, cheese and dairy, meals, meats, refreshment beverages, coffee, infant and nutrition products, and numerous other grocery products in a portfolio of more than 200 legacy and emerging brands.

No matter the brand, we’re united under one vision: To sustainably grow by delighting more consumers globally. Bringing this vision to life is our team of 39,000+ food lovers, creative thinkers, and high performers worldwide. Together, we help provide meals to those in need through our global partnership with Rise Against Hunger. We also stand committed to responsible, sustainable practices that extend to every facet of our business, our consumers, and our communities. Every day, we’re transforming the food industry with bold thinking and unprecedented results. If you share our passion – and are ready to create the future, build a legacy, and lead as a global citizen – there’s only one thing to do: join our table and let’s make life delicious!

Our Culture of Ownership, Meritocracy and Collaboration

We're not afraid to think differently. Embrace new ideas. Dream big. We empower our people at every level – from entry-level intern to senior leader – to own their work. We share a responsibility to think like Owners – to be mindful of the collective and sustained success of Kraft Heinz – which we apply to every situation, every day.

As part of Kraft Heinz, you're supported to grow and achieve. You’re expected to bring your authentic self to work every day, to lead with humility, and drive outstanding performance at every level – and you’ll be rewarded. You’re given opportunities to leave a mark and build a legacy. But you won’t do it alone. You’re supported by passionate teammates along the way, and our collective, collaborative spirit fuels our incredible progress.

General information

All posting locations: Segrate, Milano, Italy

Job Function: 05 - Marketing

Department: 05 - 12 - Category Product / Brand Management

Date Published: 07-May-2022

Job Type: Student

Description & Requirements

We have excellent opportunities for hardworking Bachelor's and Master's student who are interested in making a difference at Kraft Heinz!

The Positions:

Every internship offers outstanding opportunities to develop new knowledge and skills- gain real business experience- get exposure to senior leadership and attend tailored trainings. As an intern you will take ownership of projects and work closely with the business on day-to-day challenges. Sounds cool- right?

Depending on your profile- your experience and interests- you will be supporting one of our teams in the following functional areas:

  • Supply Chain
  • Sales
  • Finance
  • Category

If you have a preference- please let us know and this will be respected as much as possible.

Responsibilities and Tasks throughout the various roles can include:

Supply Chain

  • Support warehouse & stock management
  • Ensure optimizations inbound / outbound activities
  • Logistics Data Analytics and Data validation
  • Project Management support

Sales

  • Supporting key account managers in collecting and analyzing information regarding the Kraft Heinz products in the Foodservice industry.
  • Taking ownership for promotional analyzes- shelf analyzes- and product analyzes as input for the account plans.
  • Crafting and collaborating on category plans for one of Kraft Heinz's leading brands.
  • The evaluation of previous sales strategies and provide input for improvement in the future.

Finance

  • Setting Promotional guidelines and defining base Price positioning through profit maximization analysis
  • Forecasting revenue performance
  • Defining commercial conditions of KHC innovation products
  • Supporting Sales and team and guiding Category teams on Price and promo Strategic mid-long term plan

Category

  • Be responsible for implementing Brand’s strategy & key commercial programs- working in close relation with Sales & Marketing teams.
  • Be the key contact for both teams proving solid insights & feedback on commercial strategy implementation- with focus on assortment and promotion.
  • Supervise implementation of promotional guidelines and promo-efficacy
  • Support forecast process leveraging sell-in and sell-out data

Qualifications:

Job requirements

  • You are nearing the end of your bachelor's degree or pursuing your master’s degree.
  • Proficient in the English.
  • Italian proficiency is preferably required.
  • Good knowledge of MS office- especially Excel.

NOTE: EU Working Permit (Orientation Year Visa not included) is required in order to proceed for this position.

Professional Attributes

Curiosity- positivity & passion - You’re curious- positive and enthusiastic. People know you as the driver of the team.

Strong Affinity with data analysis looking to be trained in real business life conditions. We’re a very data driven company. You know how to translate complex data into a simple solution with your analytical attitude.

Communication Skills - At Kraft Heinz you’ll easily be exposed to senior management- no matter your level. Therefore- it’s important to have excellent interpersonal skills- to deal with all kinds of different partners.

High pressure - You don’t get easily stressed by pressure- on the opposite- a demanding and dynamic environment is what keeps you energized.

Great teammate - Achieving results is nice- but achieving results with the team is simply the best. You’re a team player- which means you’re sometimes a leader- sometimes a follower but always working towards the same common goal together with your teammates.

What we offer you:

  • A daring employer; we're looking for the best for you;
  • A fast career track like only few other companies can match;
  • Always room for new insights; if you have an excellent idea- please let us know and we can set it in action!

Practical information:

Start in: July or September

Type: Curricular or Extracurricular

Duration: 6 months (full-time)

Salary: 800€

Location: Milan- Italy

Please kindly note that we are looking for people starting between July and September. Depending on the position- the recruitment process can take up to 6/8 weeks in total.

Equal Opportunity Employer–minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity