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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:  US Professional Vet Affairs Summer Intern 2023

Travel Required?:  No Travel
Date:  Jan 9, 2023
Temporarily Remote

Relocation Assistance Offered Within Country
# 146523 - Topeka, Kansas, United States

Hill’s Pet Nutrition Inc
JOB TITLE: Veterinary Student Intern - Hill’s U.S. Professional Veterinary Affairs Department
LOCATION: Remote Work with potential Topeka travel
DURATION: 10 weeks
THE POSITION:

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, Hill's 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 Diet® and HILL'S® Ideal Balance™ wellness 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 http://www.hillspet.com and http://www.colgatepalmolive.com, or find us on LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.

This is an exciting opportunity for a second year veterinary student to experience life as part of the Hill’s US professional team.

 

The Hill’s U.S. Professional Veterinary Affairs (USPVA) team is the face of the profession at Hill’s Pet Nutrition US and the veterinary voice within the US Company. The USPVA team leads the on the ground execution of initiatives that drive the Hill’s mission, nutritional philosophy, brand, and products. The USPVA team interacts directly with our academic, corporate and private practice customers. The USPVA team employs a variety of veterinarians and veterinary technicians with varied areas of expertise.

 

We are looking to you, as a motivated, high performing second year veterinary school student who can contribute to our team here in Topeka and  customers in the US.  You will be working on areas such as:

 

  1. Collaborating with US PVA on social and educational initiatives
  2. Working with the Veterinary Consultation Team on new tools and metrics
  3. Assisting Scientific Communications team on digital tools
  4. Providing assistance with content ideation, development, and execution of US professional social media pages.
  5. Helping to develop digital educational tools in collaboration targeted at emerging professional groups
  6. Support the K-State Partnership with digital engagement tools and initiatives
  7. Work on a recent graduate project on how to engage and create tools that are meaningful
  8. Design and test educational tools, including podcasts, FBlive videos, and other digital content.

 

You will have the opportunity to work alongside  with the Hill’s Topeka team (remotely) ; observe interaction with other departments including marketing and customer development.  You will also have exposure to veterinarians and veterinary technicians in the US Company and in the global department.   We encourage you to apply if you want to explore additional opportunities that your veterinary degree can offer.

 

REQUIREMENTS:

•              Students who are in good academic standing. Need to provide a resume, and unofficial transcript

•              Undergraduate degree and completed 2nd year veterinary school

•              Positivity, integrity and a willingness to learn

•              Strong critical and analytical thinking and keen research skills

•              Willingness to try new ideas & technologies to find innovative solutions to business issues
•              Strong communication, organizational and time-management skills

•              Aptitude in digital and social media communication

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COMPENSATION:

  • Highly competitive compensation, 40 hours/week

 

Equal Opportunity Employer

 

Colgate-Palmolive is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, ethnicity, age, disability, marital status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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 Diet® and HILL'S® Ideal Balance™ wellness 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 http://www.hillspet.com and http://www.colgatepalmolive.com, or find us on LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.

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


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