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Internship (HR): Communications and Engagement intern

  • Netherlands
  • Utrecht
  • Hybrid
  • Posted: 4 Jul 2024
Internship (HR): Communications and Engagement intern

About the job

Are you a student looking for an engaging internship in Communications? Are you passionate about communication? Then apply now and become our new Communication & Engagement Intern at our Research Center in Utrecht, starting August-September 2024!


About the Internship


As our new communication & engagement intern, you will be part of our local HR team at our Research Center in Utrecht, The Netherlands. You will support us in the activation of the Communication & Engagement Plan to create a safe, comfortable and energetic experience for employees.


Your main tasks will be:


• Create and design visual communication for events, projects and global campaigns

• Support the execution of different campaigns, exploring new creative ways to communicate, increase engagement, coordinate and organize events

• Activating and animating global content for internal matters

• Collaborating with different stakeholders on our strategic communication

• Supporting engagement initiatives to address pain points of our Danone People Survey and create a better working environment

About you

You are a Bachelor/Master student in Communication, Marketing, Journalism, Psychology, Business Administration, Public Relations or HR. You have a strong affinity for communication, graphic designing and digital tools, storytelling. You have visual and video editing skills. Great at Power Point, Canva and project management. You are a team player who is not afraid to speak-up and take charge! In addition, you must meet the following eligibility requirements:

  • Enrolled as a student during the whole internship period (if you are a non-EU citizen, you need to be enrolled at a Dutch university);
  • Ideally available to start in August 2024 for a minimum of 6 months, 4-5 days per week
  • You are fluent in English – oral and written;
  • You are able to work from our Utrecht office at least twice per week;
  • Please note that you are required to relocate to the Netherlands (if abroad) for this internship and get a BSN.
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About Danone

Working here you’ll need to enjoy a fast-pace, complexity and it can get a little challenging. But it’s packed with opportunities. You’ll work with some of the best-known brands in the world, such as Evian, Nutricia, Activia and Nutrilon and we absolutely guarantee that you can just be yourself. Be innovative and entrepreneurial and the impact you could make might just amaze you. Join our movement for a healthier world. One Planet One Health BY YOU.

We are proud to be an equal employer. We are convinced our differences make the difference and that an inclusive working environment will drive our growth as a business, as teams and as individuals. We will therefore consider all applicants for employment* fostering an inclusive working culture that is accessible for all.

Did you know that as a B-Corp certified company, Danone Benelux meets the highest verified standards of social and environmental performance, transparency, and accountability?

We Offer

Proactivity, empowerment, and diversity are the basis of Danone culture. You will be part of an international environment where every day can be a fresh adventure, full of new possibilities and opportunities to learn.

In the Netherlands we also offer a hybrid working environment which enables each team to meet our people's desire for flexibility. Across our 3 office hubs in Hoofddorp, Rijswijk and Utrecht this helps us create better opportunities for connection & synergies across our entities, teams, functions and categories.

We offer a gross monthly internship allowance 650 euros per month and a home working allowance/contribution towards travel. Please do keep in mind that we do not offer relocation and/or accommodation benefits for students coming from abroad. 


* Please be aware that you must acquire a BSN number to receive the full internship allowance. 

What’s next?

Hit the “apply now” button! The recruitment process for internships is as follows: Stage One – submit your application with your CV and Cover Letter; Stage Two– we will invite you to an interview with your team. Please note that sometimes there are slight changes to this process.

To comply with GDPR regulations, we cannot process your personal data without given consent. Therefore, we strongly recommend applying directly via our careers website. Applications sent via email will not be considered.

Need more information? Please contact me, Costantino Sartori (Campus Recruitment Intern) via costantino.sartori@danone.com


* all applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.


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Dedicated to bringing health through food to as many people as possible, we are a leading global food & beverage company built on four businesses: Essential Dairy and Plant-Based Products, Waters, Early Life Nutrition and Medical Nutrition.