Product Strategy Intern

Job location:
Paris, France
Created moment:
September 30, 2022
Job reference:
REQ - 06418

The Company

The world leader in mineral-based specialty solutions for industry, with over 16,000 employees and over 200 sites worldwide, Imerys delivers high value-added, functional solutions to diversified set of industrial sectors, from processing industries to consumer goods. The Group draws on its knowledge of applications, technological expertise and its material science know-how to deliver solutions based on beneficiation of its mineral resources, synthetic minerals and formulations. These contribute essential properties to customers’ products and performance, including refractoriness, hardness, conductivity, opacity, durability, purity, lightness, filtration, absorption and repellency. Imerys is determined to develop responsibly, in particular by fostering the emergence of environmentally-friendly products and processes.

If you want to grow your skills and develop your career, find out more at www.imerys.com

The Position

Product Strategy Intern

Job Summary

Imerys is the world leader in mineral-based solutions for industry, with over 16,000 employees and over 200 sites worldwide. Imerys delivers high value-added solutions to different industries, from processing industries to consumer goods. Imerys is fully committed to pursue a responsible development, in particular by fostering the emergence of environmentally-friendly products and processes. 

If you want to grow your skills and develop your career, find out more at www.imerys.com

YOUR MISSIONS

The Product Strategy intern will be a support of the European minerals for Ceramics Product Manager – in charge to implement long term mineral strategies to align supply capacities with organic growth ambition and to optimize profitability of Imerys assets.

Scope: 200 million euros turnover, +25 industrial sites over 7 countries in the EMEA region (France, Germany, Spain, Italy, Hungary, Turkey & Egypt)

Main missions of the Product Strategy intern will be to help the product management decision making: 

  • Support product manager on building mineral strategies from different outputs and data sources

  • Support the product manager in conducting selected strategic analyses (e.g. new market, new application) to support growth opportunities (organic or inorganic)

  • Coordinate data transversal projects (i.e. product hierarchy, data sets accuracy, data collection on site and links between ERP, CRM, BI…)

  • Support the implementation of a structured and homogenous approach to product
    marketing across the business, with a single product database (library) including
    specifications, Technical Data Sheet, homogeneous training materials etc… 

  • This position requires to travel to the different industrial sites in Europe 

YOUR SKILLS AND ABILITIES

  • Languages: full professional proficiency in English and French.

  • Autonomous and self starter

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

  • Data management appetence

  • Strong analytical capabilities

  • Ability to work as part of an international team

  • Ability to craft and present compelling analyses supporting key developments

  • Driver's licence is mandatory

  • Eager to travel to industrial sites

YOUR PROFILE

  • Education:  Gap year or final year of Master (Bac+5), Business or Engineering or any relevant field

  • A first professional experience is required (internship included)

  • A first experience in a complex industrial environment is a strong plus

  • Authorization to travel in the EU perimeter

INTERNSHIP ASPECTS:

  • Job Title: Product Strategy Intern

  • Job Level: Intern

  • Department: Business Development, Product Management & Strategy

  • Employment type: Intern, 6 months

  • Starting date: when possible, all along the year

  • Location: Paris 15e, Île-de-France, France

Position Type

Full time

and

Intern (Fixed Term)

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recruiting.support@ imerys.com

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To ensure fairness and legal compliance in our recruitment processes, only applications received through the online application process will be considered. 

IMERYS is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer and it is our policy to not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, disability, veteran status, or any other status protected by federal, state or local laws.