For more than 265 years, JACOBS DOUWE EGBERTS (JDE) is inspired by its belief that it’s amazing what can happen over a cup of coffee or tea. We are fuelled by our purpose of unleashing the possibilities of coffee and tea to create a better future. Today, our coffee & tea portfolio is available in more than 100 developed and emerging markets, through a portfolio of over 50 brands that collectively cover the entire category landscape led by leading household names such as L’OR, Jacobs, Senseo, Tassimo, Douwe Egberts, Old Town, Super, Pickwick and Moccona.
JDE is part of JDE Peet’s, the world’s largest pure-play coffee and tea company, headquartered in The Netherlands.
What’s it like to work at JDE?
We are proud of our passionate, driven associates that challenge the status quo and pursue mastery in everything they do. Our goal is simple and ambitious – JDE: A coffee & tea for every cup.
At JDE, we're Made to Stand Out. Every day we are progressive in outlook, ambitious in nature, resourceful in action and decisive in approach, bringing coffee and tea moments to everyone around the world.
What’s it like to work at JACOBS DOUWE EGBERTS?
JACOBS DOUWE EGBERTS represents some of the most iconic and strong coffee brands. We are the champions of coffee democracy and believe coffee should be available to everyone. Consumers are increasingly shopping online and it’s our responsibility to serve the cup the consumer is looking for in the best and most convenient way in every country in every online channel. As part of the JDE eCommerce Team, you will join a team with the mandate to make our vision a reality and contribute to the rapid growth of JDEs e-commerce business.
The JDE Global eCommerce Team is a young and experienced team of digital & eCommerce experts. We are responsible for developing the global eCommerce activities and online experience for JDE and work in close alignment with local markets and other global departments. Working with us means you’ll be making an impact in a fast-paced, collaborative and international environment. We work in a full agile setup, celebrating success and supporting one another.
In your role as intern you will be working in one of our direct or indirect eCommerce channels scrum teams on daily tasks as well as your own projects: Indirect B2C: Grocery online & PurePlayers, or direct B2C: .Com e-shops, market places, and social commerce. You will learn very fast on digital eCommerce and work in a dedicated and energetic team of 35+ FTE.
Support on various specialties within the team: e.g. CRM, content development for various channels, assortment
Coordinate e-commerce campaigns
Work on your own e-commerce project, e.g. site optimization, improve SEO, launch new product/service
Update weekly customer service performance and improve through collaborating with internal stakeholders
If you’re brimming with entrepreneurial spirit and a drive to succeed, you’ll fit right in at JDE. Working globally and locally, our Associates have been positively influencing the world of coffee for over 265 years. We love people who are not afraid to try, and who try until they get it right. We value strong convictions and encourage debate. And all this in an open, friendly environment where you can approach anyone and grow any way you like.
To be successful in this internship:
You are currently enrolled in a University, following a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in the area of marketing
Have outstanding results in study and in broader curricular activities like: sports, associations or your own business, are eager to learn and have a hands-on mentality.
Experience and/or affinity with e-commerce/digital marketing
Experience with JIRA is a plus
Able to handle multiple projects at the same time
Attention to detail and well-organized
Good communication skills in English
The monthly internship allowance is € 500,- for a WO student, based on a fulltime 40 hour workweek. The length of the assignment is between 6 months depending on your availability with a starting date in October. You have the possibility to work from home as well as the office in Utrecht.