Company profile

IMCD is a market-leader in the sales, marketing and distribution of specialty chemicals and food ingredients. Listed at Euronext, Amsterdam, IMCD realized revenues of €2,7B in 2018 with almost 3,000 employees in 47 countries on 6 continents. IMCD’s dedicated team of technical and commercial experts work in close partnership to tailor best in class solutions and provide value through expertise for our customers and a diverse range of world class suppliers.

About IMCD Food & Nutrition

IMCD’s Food & Nutrition business has seen rapid development in recent years through acquisitions, supplier development and sales growth. The business has a strong presence globally with revenues which exceed €0,5B. Food & Nutrition markets are undergoing a significant transition as consumer tastes are changing, and this requires IMCD’s business to focus on the right market segments, geographies, principals and customers, which requires data driven decision making, and a deep understanding of market trends.

Your Opportunity

IMCD Food & Nutrition is opening up an internship position at the headquarter located in Rotterdam focussed on a marketing and digital transformation. This is a 6 month paid internship starting in April or May 2021. The chosen intern will be part of the core global Food & Nutrition marketing and technical team and get deeply involved in digital marketing campaigns, data analysis, content creation and a broad range of activities that support IMCD commercial initiatives around plant based applications. The above will be applied within a cheese, meat, chicken and seafood analogue marketing project, where the scope will be to understand the related consumer trends, ingredients used, and related claim positionings in order to translate it in to internal and external promotional opportunities. The new intern will be able to lead a product portfolio internal and external promotion project using the company digital tools and social media with the support of marketing and technical teams with the inputs from the country teams in Europe.


We are looking for a student that is finishing a Master in Food Technology or similar, ideally with a specialization in Innovation & Management at Wageningen University & Research. All candidates must be fluent in English and have strong digital skills. Fluency in other European languages is a plus.

IMCD offers

• Working at the headquarter of a fast-growing global company with a strong entrepreneurial culture
• Many future career advancement opportunities
• A paid internship