Philips Lighting Internship B2B Marcom in Eindhoven, Netherlands

Your challenge

Are you the enthusiastic, talented intern we’re looking for?

As a marketing communication intern at Philips Lighting, you will be supporting with the creation of various creative content across several areas of the professiona lighting business. You will be working on content linked to technology, lighting, IoT, and will have the chance to experience the dynamics of this rapidliy chagning buisness landsapce first hand!

Your responsibilities

  • Supporting the Marketing Manager Communications with day to day activities.

  • Assisting with creation of new digital and offline content (e.g. leaflets, social assets, sales presentations).

  • Supporting with review and creation of editorial content.

  • Taking ownership of web and blog content.

  • Managing social media calendars.

  • Managing agencies and third parties.

Your team

The team you will be part of is a highly international set of people located in Eindhoven, the Netherlands. We manage all global marketing communications, events and content for B2B lighting systems within Professional Lighting. You would be working closely with Office, Industry, Healthcare, Retail and Hospitality systems and services Teams.

Our offer

This internship gives you the opportunity to apply your theoretical knowledge in a very dynamic and innovative international environment. This is a unique chance to dive into something new for a period of minimum 6 months and amplify on your professional and social competences.

The internship is full-time. It aims to start as of April 1, 2018. This is a hands-on assignment.

Duration: 6 months – 1 year.

We are looking for

  • Native English speaker- previous editor / journalist experience is a big plus.

  • Experience with design software like Adobe Indesign, Photoshop is desired.

  • Experience with creating and updating creatives like presentations, brochures.

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.

  • Marketing and/ or communications background is preferred. HBO/BSc/MSc in Marketing, Communications, Business administration/management and Economics.

  • Creative mindset, confident, pro-active personality that takes ownership.

  • Ability to absorb new information quickly and get up to speed on multiple aspects of the business.

Internship conditions

  1. Master’s and Bachelor’s students are paid an allowance according to their degree.

  2. Students are paid an allowance towards rented accommodation, depending on his/her situation. This will be determined setting up the Intern Contract.

  3. A student who can prove that he/she is not entitled to a student card for public transport (OV-studentenkaart) is paid an allowance to cover the cost of travel between home and the place of work in accordance with the Conditions of Employment Guideline.

  4. The student is entitled to paid leave on the basis of 1 day per month.

  5. Opportunity to buy Philips products with tax benefit (Philips MyShop)


· Required documents in order for us to continue with your application:

· Student registration form (Proof of enrollment at your current education)

· Resume

In order to be considered for this internship, you need to be an EU/EER citizen and you need to be registered as a student during the entire internship period. Formal documentation of this may be requested at any time.

The contents of our regular internship assignments are not suitable for professionals (and/or MBA students) with professional work experience.