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Product Management (Home Lighting)

Type:
Regular internship
Description

our challenge
We challenge you to join Philips Lighting and its world class product management team!
The Business Group Home is a truly consumer-driven business, responsible for Philip’s home lighting activities globally. You are joining the product management team that has the task to drive the strategy of the home lighting activity globally, creating a compelling and successful roadmap based on consumer insights and our latest innovative technology. Through your innovative thinking, you will contribute to our success in these activities!

Your responsibilities
During your internship, you will add value to the product management team through the following activities:
Enhancing product innovation and development and giving your support on process and relevant administrative flow
Managing lifecycle and maintaining portfolio
Analyzing market needs, performing ad hoc studies and benchmarking the competition
Driving and monitoring business performance, identifying ways of improvement
Activating marketing
You will work in close collaboration with other departments such as Design, R&D, Communication, Supply Chain etc. This challenge will represent a unique opportunity to understand product creation process from A to Z in a consumer business of a global industry leader, with its relevant key challenges, issues and opportunities.
Your main deliverables will be related to the activities above mentioned and will be represented by presentations, analysis, contact with markets and stakeholders.

Your team
You will be placed in the product management team of the BU Home Luminaires, headquartered in the High Tech Campus, Eindhoven.
Duration: 6 to 12 months

Profile

To be successful in this internship we are looking for someone who:
Is currently studying towards a Bachelor or Master in Marketing/Economics/Business Management
Is excellent in English (verbal and written)
Has experience in Microsoft Office (excellent Excel skills)
Affinity with SAP ERP is considered a plus
Can think “out of the box” and go the extra mile
Has passion about consumer marketing and is eager to understand and learn the product creation process

Internship conditions:
You will receive an internship allowance; the exact amount depends on your situation. (also towards rented accommodation or public transport
The student is entitled to paid leave on the basis of 1 day per month.
Opportunity to buy Philips products with tax benefit (Philips MyShop)

Application Procedure

Recruitment process
Join the leading lighting company for the digital world, and help us unlock the extraordinary potential of light for brighter lives and a better world. Be a game changer. Be Philips Lighting. Apply today!

Contact Person
Afroditi Panousi
afroditi.panousi@philips.com

Desired Academic Background
No preference
Preference for bachelor or master student:
Master students
Starts:
August
Length:
6-12 months
Occupation:
Fulltime
Language:
English
Apply Before:
10/08/2017

Contact details

Name:
Afroditi Panousi
Email:
afroditi.panousi@philips.com
Telephone:
+31611958522