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      May 21,2021
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    Sustainability & Regulatory R&D Intern

    Company Description


    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.


    Job Description


    Working with us means you’ll be making an impact in a fast-paced, collaborative environment. We work as a team, celebrating success and supporting one another. Our associates work with a diverse group of like-minded people, in an innovative environment committed to doing the right thing – all across the world. What you do here will get noticed.

    Are you a student looking for an Internship starting at the beginning of September 2021? Are you looking for an internship that will offer you an assignment in one of our running projects and that will challenge you with a wide-ranging variety of work and opportunity? Are you living in Europe and enrolled in a European University? If you are, then keep reading! We pride ourselves on being able to offer interns a challenging experience in our daily work.

    In your role as Sustainability & Regulatory R&D Intern, you will work together with Senior members of the R&D Food Compliance team who are responsible for all aspects of food safety and international food, packaging and sustainability legislation. This is a great opportunity to gain experience and exposure into how a global professional regulatory team operates. Your role will be focussed in the dynamic and exciting area of environmental and packaging sustainability regulations, the understanding of which is critical to the success of JDE’s Packaging Sustainability Programme. This internship will involve:

    • A Literature research assignment to consolidate and build upon emerging global packaging sustainability regulations and standards.
    • Supporting country by country end-to-end assessments (from consumer attitudes to packaging, recycling and waste management infrastructure and local rules and regulations).
    • Creating or adapting a way to use the results of the research to enable findings and insights to be also analysed in a data-driven way, ensuring a high level of technical rigour.
    • Supporting development of JDE best practice guidance and tools to assess the level of regulatory risk or external criticism to the different environmental claims that JDE markets might choose to use on packaging or its digital media.
    • Producing reports for mixed technical and non-technical stakeholders for specific requests and a final in-depth report at the end of the placement period that meets the requirements of JDE and your University studies.

    Qualifications


    Do you fulfil the following requirements?

    • A student in Nutrition, food science or environment/regulatory related subjects.
    • A passion for sustainability in your everyday life including food and packaging.
    • Masters level or in-depth study in one of these areas is preferable; food safety, food law, general risk management methods, packaging technology, consumer regulations.
    • Good proficiency in MS Excel is essential, preferably some experience with statistical analysis and data visualisation tools such as Power BI.
    • Good communication skills are essential as you will collaborate with people in various locations within JDE and outside.
    • A “self-starter” with drive and energy, confident to work with minimal supervision.

    Additional Information


    The monthly internship allowance is € 450,- for a HBO student or € 500,- for a WO student, based on a fulltime 40 hour workweek. The internship starts at the beginning of September 2021, and is for a period of 6 months.

    Timeline:

    • May: Application stage

    • Mid-June: Video Interviews

    • June-July: Contract stage

    • Beginning of September: Start of internship

    To apply, please visit our JDE Career Site (jacobsdouweegberts.com), and include resume and cover letter (please indicate interested team and/or type of projects in the cover letter) before the 31st of May.

    The monthly internship allowance is € 450,- for a HBO student or € 500,- for a WO student, based on a fulltime 40 hour workweek. The internship starts at the beginning of September 2021, and is for a period of 6 months.

    Timeline:

    • May: Application stage

    • Mid-June: Video Interviews

    • June-July: Contract stage

    • Beginning of September: Start of internship

    To apply, please visit our JDE Career Site (jacobsdouweegberts.com), and include resume and cover letter (please indicate interested team and/or type of projects in the cover letter) before the 31st of May.

     
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