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    • Date Posted
      July 16,2022
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    R&D Intern - Preservation

    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: Nijmegen, , Netherlands

    Job Function: 10 - R&D

    Department: 10 - 07 - Break Through Innovation

    Date Published: 15-Jul-2022

    Job Type: Student

    Description & Requirements

    R&D Internship - Clean Label Preservation

    Start Date: September 1st 2022

    Duration: 5-6 Months

    Location: Nijmegen- The Netherlands

    During your assignment you will be part of the R&D team. As an integrated team member we welcome you to take part in the team’s activities such as team meeting & category meeting which will give you a real feel for the company and the business.

    You will be working with great autonomy and will interact with various colleagues from microbiology- product- process- sensory but also external partners.

    We are looking forward to your support on the sauces and drinks categories through increasing the knowledge- optimizing current solutions and/or finding new innovative technical solutions in the area of clean label preservation.

    Internship Assignment:

    • Run data collection from research studies- previous internships- literature and external partners.
    • Use the data and apply scientific findings to design experiments for microbiological challenge studies.
    • Determine most relevant innovative technical solutions and support their application into products.
    • Evaluate main research findings and translate into business case

    Key activities

    • Understand patent & literature research
    • Seek knowledge internally & externally
    • Contact colleagues Internally & Internationally
    - Set scope- planning & design of experiment
    • Apply key scientific knowledge & tests in microbiology
    • Compile & analyze trial results
    • Set conclusions & recommendations

    Job requirements

    • Scientific driven and hands on
    • Good analytical skills
    • Highly motivated
    • Outgoing and looking for results
    • Self starter and autonomous
    • Good communication skills & fluent in english

    Please note you must be enrolled part-time (50%) in your university course and be studying in the Netherlands/Europe to be eligible for this internship.

    Location: Nijmegen- The Netherlands

    Kraft Heinz is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Underrepresented Ethnic Minority Groups/Women/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity and other protected classes.

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