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: Amsterdam, , Netherlands

Job Function: 05 - Marketing

Department: 05 - 03 - Marketing & Trade Activation

Date Published: 16-Sep-2021

Job Type: Student

Description & Requirements

Kraft Heinz Marketing Intern
 

We have an excellent opportunity for an enthusiastic Bachelor or Master student who is interested in making a difference in Marketing at Kraft Heinz!

The positions
 

Every internship at Kraft Heinz Netherlands offers unique 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. 

Depending on your profile- your experience and interests- as well as the expertise of our Marketing leadership- you will be supporting one of the following teams:  

  • Sauces – i.e. Heinz Ketchup
  • Drinks – i.e. Karvan Cévitam
  • Brunch – i.e. De Ruijter
  • Meals – i.e. Honig
  • Category Marketing
  • Trade Marketing

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:

  • Participating in and personal responsibility within various projects (such as brand activations) of one of our famous brands such as Heinz- Karvan Cévitam- Honig- Venz or De Ruijter (close collaboration with disciplines such as Sales- Finance and R&D).  
  • Contribute to major country product launches and campaigns within one of the many Marketing teams mentioned above. 
  • Setting up and executing packaging optimizations.
  • Maintain and develop the content creation of social media channels for the brands within one of the Marketing teams.
  • Develop new communication materials for our world-famous brands.
  • Develop and run activation on shop floor (inside supermarkets) and online in co-operation with the Sales department.
  • Assessing new packaging ideas and innovation for their profitability and sustainability 
  • Support with daily activities- the development of analyzes- websites- online activations- promotions and packaging. 

Qualifications:

Job requirements

  • You are enrolled at university during at least 50% of the duration of the internship.  
  • You are nearing the end of your bachelor's degree or pursuing your master’s.
  • You have good knowledge of English and Dutch- both written and spoken.
  • DUTCH LANGUAGE SKILLS ARE A BIG PLUS! 
  • NOTE: EU working rights are required (Either you are an EU citizen- or you are studying in the Netherlands).

Professional Attributes

  • Communication Skills: At Kraft Heinz you’ll easily be exposed to senior management- no matter your level. Therefore- it’s important you have excellent communication skills- to deal with all kinds of different stakeholders. 
  • Curiosity- positivity & enthusiasm: You’re curious- positive- and enthusiastic. People know you as the driver of the team.
  • Ability to Simplify: We like to keep it simple. And to execute fast. Your ability to simplify will be highly appreciated- when you provide simple solutions dealing with complex challenges. 
  • Analytical: We’re a very data driven company. You know how to translate complex data into a simple solution with your analytical mindset. 
  • Confident: Be self-motivated and have a strong work ethic.

Recruitment process:

CV selection based on eligibility requirements Online Pymetrics assessment Online Pymetrics video interview  Online Screening Interview via Microsoft Teams Online Hiring manager interview Amazing internship opportunity that can kickstart your career! 

Note: The recruitment process can take 4/6 weeks in total 

What we offer you:

Program start date:  December 2021 / January 2022  

Duration: 5 or 6 months

Allowance: 625 euro per month (40hrs- 5 days) & full reimbursement of travel expenses 

Location: Amsterdam
 

Become a part of a close intern community as well as a young and ambitious work environment (including online)

As a Kraft Heinz intern you’ll be the owner of your own projects and especially of your own career. At Kraft Heinz- we provide the playing field. You change the game. Are you up for the challenge?  

COVID-19 update:

Like any other company- Kraft Heinz has been affected by the regulations surrounding COVID-19. Currently- the Amsterdam office offers a limited number of workspaces to guarantee employee safety. In line with the upcoming government recommendations- Kraft Heinz is transitioning to a hybrid way of working in the near future.  

Kraft Heinz has adapted well to the COVID-19 restrictions and there is currently an online-onboarding day as well as an online hand-over period. You will receive the full allowance and a company provided laptop- as well as reimbursement to enhance your work from home environment.  Please note that this might change as we transition into the new ways of working.  

Contact:

If you have any questions regarding these positions or the recruitment process- please feel free to contact:

YoungTalentProgramNL@kraftheinz.com

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