Unilever Intern Trade Marketing in Capital Region, Belgium

Intern Trade Marketing




We are on a mission to help people eat healthy and to reduce carbon footprint through the power of plants! If you would like to join us, read on!

Do you know your Kale from your Quinoa or the difference between a Flexitarian to a Regenerative Grazer? We are looking for top talent for an exciting new movement within the Food Industry.

On Friday December 15th, it was announced that Unilever was to sell the Spreads business to KKR. This transfer has taken place in July 2018 and stating July, we are Upfield. KKR are committed to supporting the business’ growth ambition, whilst continuing to follow Unilever’s responsible sourcing policies, including working towards the goal of sourcing 100 per cent sustainable palm oil by 2019.


We are looking for an enthusiastic “collaborator” within Upfield Belgium. The role will be twofold:

  • Support the Senior Category Manager and Category Manager Assistant in helping to understand the current market situation, especially the Yellow fats category.

  • Support Key Accounts by helping them to understand retailer dynamics & to roll out the customer plan 2019 (selling-in analysis & forecasting, promotional planning, …)

JOB SUMMARY: Support of the Upfield Category Management and Key Account Management teams

  • (Learn to) Carry out analysis with Nielsen selling out data

  • Support in developing business reviews

  • Support with assortment optimization exercises

  • Support to roll out promotional planning at different retailers

  • Carry out evaluations of promotions

  • Carry out analysis of our turnover & volume evolution per retailer

  • Support in monthly forecasting


  • You are available from December or January for 6 months

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s level of education

  • You are fluent in Dutch, French and English

  • You are an advanced Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint user

  • You have strong analytical skills and a commercial mindset


Please send your CV, a short motivation letter and any questions if applicable to Philip.Meskens@upfield.com

Job: Customer Development

Primary Location: Belgium-Brussels-Capital Region-Brussels-Brussel - Head Office

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day Job

Unposting Date: Oct-31-2018

Req ID: 18000F3I