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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:  Sales / e-commerce Internship

Travel Required?:  No Travel
Date:  Nov 5, 2021
Remote working option during the current situation

No Relocation Assistance Offered
# 117340 - Breda, Noord Brabant, Netherlands


We are currently looking for an enthusiastic intern to join and support our dynamic Commercial Team.


Our Sales / e-commerce internship gives a first-hand look and experience inside the Hill’s Pet Benelux organization while contributing to meaningful commercial projects with true business impact. As an intern, you will be closely working and fully participate in the sales team.  You will support the customer manager and receive real responsibilities from day one. It’s a great opportunity to gain relevant experience in a professional environment and dynamic market and put your own knowledge and ideas into practice.


Key responsibilities

The projects and tasks for this role are broad, varied and partly ad hoc. As a result the responsibilities vary accordingly. Find below some activities that can serve as an example of the type of work that might come by during the internship:

  • Maintenance of the various websites, assist account manager in facilitating key updates on all e-commerce / omni sales channels with accuracy 

  • Leveraging data from different sets of tools to define strong insights to drive the business

  • Gain relevant work experience working with various digital tools commonly used in salesIntroductions of new products on the Dutch and Belgian market

  • Supporting creating Customer-specific promotions and supervising internal coordination, plus analyzing promotional results

  • A multitude of digital initiatives aimed at consumers as well as for or via our customers

  • Daily activities: you support the Account managers on various daily activities

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



  • Data driven with strong interest in analytics and insight building

  • Accurate and pragmatic

  • Analytical mind with an eye for details

  • Energetic and enthusiastic

  • Ambitious and result oriented

  • Independent and hardworking, takes initiatives

  • Proactive and communicative

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

  • At the end of your Bachelor / Master program

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

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

  • Good communication and creative writing skills

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



  • An outstanding internship (“meeloopstage” only; not “afstudeerstage”) to be part of an ambitious and successful team

  • A monthly internship allowance of 500 Euro and travel expenses

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


Interested? 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, color, 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, fueled 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 & 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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