Your responsibilities & requirements
We’re looking for an Intern to join our global product team within Division Conventional Products in Eindhoven.
Working for Signify means being creative and adaptive while working in a fast-paced company. Our culture of continuous learning and commitment to diversity and inclusion creates an environment that allows you to build your skills and career while transforming our industry.
As the world leader in lighting, we’re constantly ahead of the curve. Through our leadership in connected lighting and the Internet of Things, we’re breaking new grounds in data analytics, AI, and smart homes, offices, cities and more!
Signify is one of the few companies in the world to achieve carbon neutrality and our next sustainability goals are even bolder: doubling our positive impact on the environment and society by 2025.
As an intern you’ll be responsible to collect and upload product data into databases. Latest, international regulations require us to provide these data.
Additionally you will be responsible to keep track of our ‘portfolio health’ that measures the % of products that is selling above the sales- and margin targets that we have set. Finally, you will assist the global product managers in the operations of specific projects like for instance change of packaging /labelling and related data management activities.
You’ll be part of the global product management team that is partly based in Eindhoven. You will not only work closely together with the product managers in Eindhoven, Turnhout and Shanghai that are responsible for parts of the portfolio, but you will also work with colleagues in our production-and development- centers in Belgium, Poland and China
We’re on the lookout for forward-thinking innovators with a passion for sustainability. If you match this description, get in touch!
What you’ll do
You will get familiar with the various (data) systems that we are using and provide you with a good introduction to the people and departments you will be working with
You will work alongside our product-managers on one or more of the topics described above. The nature of the work will allow you to work to a high degree independently but always within a wider team where required support and help can be found
You’re currently enrolled in a Bachelor degree or Master’s in Business Studies (International Business; Communications, Business Administration)
You’re good communicator with good level of English
You’re organized and willing to work independently as well as part of a team
Ability to adapt fast to (new) software programs
Availability for at least 3 months (with possibility to extend to 6 months) and able to start your internship in September 2021
What you’ll get in return…
Internship allowance; the exact amount depends on your situation (also towards rented accommodation or public transportation)
Paid leave on the basis of 1 day per month
Extensive set of tools to drive your career, such as a personalized learning platform
Opportunity to purchase products in the staff shop (MyShop) at reduced prices
We’re offering multiple opportunities for career development, like mentoring, coaching and stretch assignments, with strong international exposure for dynamic profiles. Learning is fundamental to our culture. Through continuous learning, we are transforming the industry. You have the chance to learn every day, acquire new skills and perspectives through customized online programs, and on-the-job experiences.
See #SignifyLife through the eyes of our employees!
What we promise
We’re committed to the continuous development of our employees, using our learning to shape the future of light and create a sustainable future. Join the undisputed leader in the lighting industry and be part of our diverse global team. #WeAreSignify #SignifyLife
- EU/EER students: In order to be considered for this internship, you need to be registered as a student during the entire internship period. Formal documentation of this may be requested at any time.
- Non-EU students in Dutch Universities: You need to be registered as a student and your university needs to sign the Nuffic Agreement. The internship needs to be a compulsory part of your studies (receive ECTS in turn). In case of non-compulsory internship, you need to have a letter from the university in which it states that your internship contributes to your personal development, what your learning goals are and what tasks you will undertake during your internship. The letter has to be signed and stamped by your university.
- Non-EU students in non-Dutch Universities: You need to be registered as a student and the internship should be a compulsory part of your studies. Also, you need to be able to get the official approval of your university for this internship (Nuffic agreement).
Please apply only if you can meet the aforementioned requirements.