Intern Field Sales and Shopper Marketing - Upfield

Intern Field Sales and Shopper Marketing

Are you looking for a challenging and various Shopper Marketing internship at an international FMCG supplier of plant-based A-brands, such as Becel, Blue Band and Violife?

Upfield is looking for an enthusiastic intern to gain Sales and Marketing experience in the dynamic world of plant-based nutrition.


Location: Amsterdam

Hybrid: at least 2 days in the office

Start date: February 2023 (period minimum 5 months)


About the position

We are looking for an enthusiastic full-time Shopper Marketing intern who wants to be part of the largest plant-based food producer in the world. In this position you will be a link between Sales and Marketing in the Dutch market. You will work on the execution and evaluation of various shopfloor campaigns across our brand portfolio and liaise with our external agencies. You will support in setting up activations, briefings, artworks, online content and requesting quotes. The projects you work on will be visible on the shopfloor of the largest retailers in the Netherlands. You will also provide the Field Sales team with input, such as activation planning and the right POS materials. You will work within an informal, young team where you will report directly to the Manager Shopper Marketing & Field Sales. The role is dynamic and diverse, being a combination of both Sales and Marketing on several major A-brands in an international environment.


So what does it take to be successful in this role?

You are currently enrolled as a HBO or WO student in Business/Marketing/Sales/ Communication/Economics. You are fluent in Dutch and English. You are looking for an internship to gain work experience, not for a graduation assignment/project/thesis. You are plant-based curious and have knowledge of our target group and category. You are a jack-of-all-trades; you enjoy working with many people and different departments. You strive for excellence and are willing to learn. You are hands-on, driven, and enthusiastic

At Upfield we encourage you to bring your ideas, your motivation and desire to succeed! This part of the role is up to you to complete.


In return, we offer

- Flexible working, both in our fantastic office in Amsterdam at the Zuidas and remote

- A unique work experience within Sales and Marketing. We strongly believe in learning by doing and we are looking for someone who grasps challenges with both hands

- Coaching where needed, but also freedom in your work where you can develop yourself to the fullest

- The responsibility to manage your own projects and make a visible contribution to our campaigns

- An internship remuneration of €500,- per month

- Travel allowance


What’s next

If this position sounds interesting, please hit the apply button now! If you have additional questions, you can send myself, Vilica Handoko, a WhatsApp message on +31627198873

We understand your resume might not be up to date, we recommend that you apply with what you have or your LinkedIn Profile. Upfield is dedicated to building an inclusive and diverse workplace, we understand that you might not hit all the requirements stated in the description, but we encourage you to apply anyway. You might be the right candidate for this role or other roles. 

We prefer to receive your application before 9 January 2023. The first stage of the process will be a Video interview with me, or in the case of a Marketing / Sales position as a part of the process will be an assessment before the Video interview. 


Upfield is an employer committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace and equal opportunities for all. We recruit based only on values, qualifications, performance, skills, behaviours, experience, and knowledge. We ensure job advertisements are free from unintentional bias.

No personal characteristics should be a barrier to joining Upfield. We prohibit discrimination and harassment based on race, color, sex, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, genetic information, pregnancy, or other personal characteristics.