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Group Communications Trainee

Country/Region:  CH
Job function:  SUPPORT

The Group Communications team, in Satigny, Geneva, is looking for a

 

Group Communications Trainee

 

For a 6 months assignment starting ideally as of January 2024.

 

In this position your mission will be to support the Group Communications team working on global projects, in collaboration with a network of business communications specialists.

 

Requirements

  • Only students enrolled at a fully accredited degree program (Bachelor, Master) with an Internship Agreement can apply
  • Only students who are Swiss, European or with a B Permit can apply

 

Internal Communications 

  • Internal communications publishing (supporting our Communications Specialist)
  • Daily review of Corporate Communications inbox (supporting our Communications Specialist)
  • Support to publish local / regional news and documents on intranet (Sharepoint)
  • Organizing and updating internal data asset management tool
  • Supporting various reporting and communications projects
  • Providing support at internal events

 

External Communications 

  • Supporting photo & video shootings
  • Supporting the team during onsite visits of media and other stakeholders

 

Branding

  • Supporting Brand Team with:
    • Regular FAQ updates to ensure it reflects the latest information about brand
    • Photo classification & naming convention to facilitate easy retrieval
    • Other ongoing projects as necessary

 

Social Media Community Management & Metrics

  • Social Media Community Management:    
    • Monitoring
    • Drafting responses & updating FAQ
  • Basic Social Media content creation (IG stories & other formats)
  • Assist on brand ambassador social trainings
  • Social Media tracking
  • Social Media content archiving
  • Supporting Digital Team for content creation & coordination

 

Learning for the student

This mandate will be a very good opportunity to:

  • discover the various facets of dsm-firmenich from the “inside” across all Business Units and Business Partners
  • work in a multi-cultural environment and manage exciting projects as well as a great number of interactions with different stakeholders
  • develop problem-solving, priority management skills
  • apply and build skills in new technologies to maximize communication outcomes
  • learn a varied range of communications skills, techniques, and tools

 

Required skills

  • Excellent English and French, both written and oral
  • Good communication skills, ability to interact with a wide range of internal stakeholders in a multi-cultural environment
  • Proficient with office tools and ready to learn dsm-firmenich specific ones
  • Strong knowledge and interest in social media content & platforms
  • Photo & video editing skills (Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, etc.)
  • Good presentation skills
  • Sense of organization, rigor & ability to analyze varied source of info
  • Able to take initiative and work with autonomy and in a team

 

 

About dsm-firmenich:

 

As innovators in nutrition, health, and beauty, dsm-firmenich reinvents, manufactures, and combines vital nutrients, flavors, and fragrances for the world’s growing population to thrive. With our comprehensive range of solutions, with natural and renewable ingredients and renowned science and technology capabilities, we work to create what is essential for life, desirable for consumers, and more sustainable for the planet. dsm-firmenich is a Swiss-Dutch company, listed on the Euronext Amsterdam, with operations in almost 60 countries and revenues of more than €12 billion. With a diverse, worldwide team of nearly 30,000 employees, we bring progress to life every day, everywhere, for billions of people.

 

 

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dsm-firmenich is fully dedicated to inclusion because when people feel engaged and empowered, their creativity and innovation drives unprecedented progress. We aim to build a workplace where opportunity really is equal, so everyone can thrive. We do not discriminate: there’s a place for everyone at dsm-firmenich.
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About dsm-firmenich

As innovators in nutrition, health, and beauty, dsm-firmenich reinvents, manufactures, and combines vital nutrients, flavors, and fragrances for the world’s growing population to thrive. With our comprehensive range of solutions, with natural and renewable ingredients and renowned science and technology capabilities, we work to create what is essential for life, desirable for consumers, and more sustainable for the planet. dsm-firmenich is a Swiss-Dutch company, listed on the Euronext Amsterdam, with operations in almost 60 countries and revenues of more than €12 billion. With a diverse, worldwide team of nearly 30,000 employees, we bring progress to life™ every day, everywhere, for billions of people.

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