Church & Dwight Co., Inc. PMO Intern in Folkestone, United States
A collective energy and ambition. A place where you can make a real difference.
We’re a company that genuinely cares about our people, our products, our consumers and the environment.
Our unique, informal culture champions courage, determination and collaboration. Knowing we have an open and supportive team means each of us has the freedom to take responsibility and ownership. We have a shared passion to work hard, innovate and push boundaries.
United by the belief that when we strive for growth, anything is possible. While we might not be the largest company in our industry, we believe we can have the biggest impact because: Together We Have the Power to Win.
Are you looking for an internship in the UK? Are you enthusiastic, numerate, IT proficient and a team player? If your answer is 'YES' we may have just the opportunity for you!
We have an exciting opportunity for a paid internship within our Project Management Team, where you will be able to gain valuable work experience in a global FMCG company.
We are seeking a Project Management Intern to join our Project Management Team, based in Folkestone, Kent on a 12 month contract starting in Summer 2020.
This is a great opportunity to get some ‘hands-on’ project management experience working closely with our marketing and packaging teams in both the UK and France. You will work in a small but experienced team, who work on New Product Development as well as rapid commercialisation projects. The team is agile whilst working to a process.
As part of a small Project Management Team you will have the opportunity to take on personal responsibility for a range of tasks and projects whilst receiving a tailored induction as well as regular feedback and reviews with your supervisor.
Who we are looking for
We welcome applications from current students looking to undertake an industry placement year and also graduates seeking their first Project Management opportunity.
The ideal candidate will:
Be an undergraduate/postgraduate ideally in Business Studies/Project Management.
Have excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Flexible working style who can understand how to engage with different cultures.
Be able to demonstrate a “can do” attitude and desire to continuously improve.
Have the ability to work as part of a team.
Be competent in MS Office, Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
About Church & Dwight
You may be more familiar with our products than with our company name. Batiste dry shampoo, Pearl Drops Whitening toothpolish, Arm & Hammer baking soda toothpaste, Femfresh Intimate wash, Orajel toothache & ulcer relief, Sterimar natural sea water nasal spray and Nair hair removal products all of which form part of our exciting brands. We are continuing to grow our portfolio each year with new exciting acquisitions our newest including Viviscal, Toppik, Anusol and Waterpik.
Church & Dwight UK Ltd are based in Folkestone, Kent, where we develop, produce & distribute many of our products and work with Sofibel in Paris and Church & Dwight GmbH in Frankfurt, Germany to form the European team. We are part of Church & Dwight Co. Inc. based in New Jersey, USA.
In the UK we employ over 300 people who undertake a range of roles from Research & Development & Marketing through to Purchasing, Production and Supply Chain. These teams are supported by departments such as Finance & Human Resources.
We highly recommend you include a Cover Letter with your application, highlighting your key skills and confirming why you wish to be considered for this opportunity.
You can upload a Cover Letter under the "My Experience" page of the application process, under "Resume/CV".
We are currently recruiting for Interns across our business functions, for intern opportunities in other subjects please visit the careers page of the Church & Dwight UK website.
CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS: 26th January 2020
Church & Dwight is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.For more information on our company, our brands and our culture visit us at http://www.churchdwight.com/
Church & Dwight is a world-leader in household and personal care products. Our global brands include ARM & HAMMER®, Batiste, OxiClean, Trojan, XTRA, Nair, First Response, Spinbrush, Orajel, vitafusion, Li’l Critters, Water Pik and FLAWLESS®. Founded in 1846, we have operations globally and are listed in the S&P 500.