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A part of Colgate-Palmolive since 1976, Hill's Pet Nutrition offers the highest-quality pet nutrition available through product lines Prescription Diet® and Science Diet®. Veterinarians worldwide recommend and feed their own pets Hill's products more than any other brand of pet food.

Available in approximately 80 countries around the world, our extensive line of products includes more than 60 Prescription Diet brand pet foods and more than 50 Science Diet brand pet foods.

We believe all animals should be loved and cared for during their lifetimes. That is why we are proud our pet foods can make a difference in your pet's life.

A career at Hill’s Pet Nutrition or Colgate-Palmolive is an excellent opportunity if you seek a global experience, constant challenge, and development opportunities in an environment that respects work/life effectiveness.

Job Title:  Marketing Internship

Travel Required?:  Travel - up to 10% of time
Date:  29-Jul-2022
Partial remote working option

No Relocation Assistance Offered
# 135753 - Breda, Noord Brabant, Netherlands

We are currently looking for an enthusiastic intern to join and support our dynamic Commercial Team. Do you enjoy performing a variety of tasks, are you not afraid to take responsibility and do you like working in a team? If so, then this internship would be a great opportunity for you!  


The Marketing internship gives a first-hand look and experience within the Hill’s Pet Benelux organization (a Colgate-Palmolive company), while contributing to meaningful commercial projects with true business impact. As an intern, you will be closely working and fully participating in the Marketing team. You will support the brand and digital managers and get real responsibilities from day one. And as  a cat or dog lover, you probably would not mind watching and selecting the cutest cat and dog pictures ;-)


If you are looking for a great opportunity to gain relevant experience in a professional environment and dynamic market while putting your own knowledge and ideas into practice, then don’t hesitate to apply to this internship.


Main responsibilities

Your responsibilities can vary day by day and week by week, but no day is a dull day. Apart from the tasks you will find below, we are also open to your initiatives, ideas and creativity. Here are some examples of tasks you might perform:  

  • Development and implementation of pet store, vet clinic, ecommerce and/or shelter materials and promotions 

  • A multitude of digital initiatives aimed at consumers and/or customers 

  • Support with the introduction of new products on the Dutch and Belgian market, assuring complete and in time availability at the moment of launch 

  • Maintenance and support extensions of the Hills websites  

  • Support in managing (and answering) the marketing e-mailbox 

  • Participate in and support specific project teams

  • Support Brand and Digital managers on various daily and ad hoc activities 

All work is supervised by the Brand and Digital Managers, but will be carried out largely by the selected intern. 


WHOA, this is totally me!

  • Accurate and pragmatic 

  • Good communication and (creative) writing skills 

  • Digital literacy including Microsoft (Excel, PowerPoint) and/or Google (sheets, slides) 

  • Energetic and enthusiastic 

  • Ambitious and result oriented 

  • Independent and hardworking, takes initiatives 

  • Analytical mind with an eye for details 

  • Proactive and communicative 

  • WO Business Administration / Economics / Communication / Marketing / E-commerce or similar 

  • At the end of your Bachelor / Master program 

  • Bilingual: Dutch (mandatory) and English (essential). French is a plus.

  • Insight in the latest developments within digital marketing (f.e. SEO / SEA / content marketing / social marketing) is a big plus! 


Please don’t hesitate to apply if you tick most, but not all boxes. Nobody’s perfect!


What we offer you!

  • An outstanding work experience internship (“meeloopstage”) to be part of an ambitious and successful team. (not a graduation internship)

  • If your study requires you to spend a certain part of your time working on an assignment, we will of course look for a suitable subject together.

  • A monthly internship allowance of 500 Euro and travel expenses 

  • Professional advantages of a multicultural environment that supports your development and recognizes your achievements 

  • Great chance to experience what it means to work in a professional, international company and gaining relevant work experience  


Check out a testimony from our recent intern Britney:  

‘Working at Hill’s Pet has been an amazing experience for me. The atmosphere is very fun, and the marketing team is very supportive. I really learned a lot because I got the opportunity to do different tasks. My favorite part was the two day company trip, a perfect combination between fun and work . This has been my best work experience so far. Britney”  


Are you interested in joining us? Click on the “apply” button now! 

Equal Opportunity Employer
Colgate is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, ethnicity, age, disability, marital status, veteran status (United States positions), or any other characteristic protected by law.

Are you interested in working for Hill's Pet Nutrition? You can apply online and attach all relevant documents such as a cover letter and resume or CV. Applications received by e-mail are not considered in the selection process. Become part of our team. We look forward to your application.

Work that matters, fuelled by passion for pets!  At Hill’s we have a purpose.  Every day around the world, we transform the lives of millions of pet families through pioneering innovation, amazing nutrition, and the best and brightest people. Founded more than 75 years ago with an unwavering commitment to pet nutrition, Hills' mission is to help enrich and lengthen the special relationships between people and their pets. 

HILL'S® Prescription Diet® therapeutic pet foods and HILL'S® Science Plan® pet foods are sold worldwide. Hill’s is a division of Colgate-Palmolive, a leading global consumer products company, tightly focused on Oral Care, Personal Care, Home Care and Pet Nutrition, with sales of products in more than 200 countries.  To learn more about Hill's and Colgate, please visit and, or find us on LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.

Reasonable accommodation during the application process is available for persons with disabilities. Please contact with the subject "Accommodation Request" should you require accommodation.

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