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INTERNSHIP FLAVOR COE Would you like to do an internship in an international Fortune 100 company (Top Employer 2024 award winner) where individual development is of paramount importance? Do you believe in our vision of a smoke-free future? Apply now for the position of Internship Flavor CoE. ORGANISATION Philip Morris is one of the world's largest international tobacco companies, with more than 71,000 employees worldwide. Our employees speak more than 80 languages and come from all regions of the world. We have 39 production facilities worldwide, including our factory in Bergen op Zoom, and our products are sold in more than 180 countries. At Philip Morris, we strive for a future where smoking is a thing of the past and we are committed to a smoke-free world. Our vision is clear: to transform the tobacco industry into a sector that is fully focused on offering less harmful alternatives for adult smokers. We are determined to change the way the world thinks about smoking and actively contribute to a better, healthier future for all. We believe in the following values. Innovation | Integrity | Excellent execution | Collaboration | Responsibility THE OPPORTINITY • During your internship in our Center Of Excellence - Flavors you will have the opportunity to participate, learn and observe in product & process improvement projects in Philip Morris’ flavor processing center. The factory produces different types of flavors with diverse attributes. You will be able to use analytical skills and various tools to develop your problem solving and build your capability with real life problems. • The Center of Excellence team – is a bridge between product function in Switzerland and flavor processing in Netherlands. This team is equipped with wide expertise and diverse projects which you can be a key part of. • On floor tests for product comparisons and behaviors will need to be conducted to increase performance efficiencies and reduce downtimes. • You can bring a fresh perspective and innovation to help us on our journey of continuous improvement. • You are required to promote and apply all rules concerning PMI Quality, environment, health, and safety. Report situations requiring actions to minimize or eliminate risks exposure to personnel, company assets and societal impacts and be in line with or ahead of any applicable Law requirements and Company standards. • Conduct different studies on the production floor to gather data that can drive decisions. • To identify key observations during the processes and to address the gaps interacting with the appropriate figures in the manufacturing organization to ensure the solution is addressed. • To execute on floor tests, studies, projects of CoE flavors according to the design of experiments and contributing improving product and process by capability building. • To work together with the technical staff within the area to fill the identified skills gap and develop the adequate technical expertise. • Support innovation projects and the development of concepts for product and process enhancements, technical alternatives by conducting studies according to the design of experiment. • Analyze trends in terms of relation between batch control parameters and machine performance to evaluate improvement opportunities. • Summarize data/report to transfer the knowledge to peers. INTERNSHIP REQUIREMENTS • Student in Engineering, College/University Degree As a person, you stand for integrity and trust. You are result-oriented and decisive, able to plan and organize and to set priorities. If you like the challenges and opportunities of a dynamic environment combined with an established company in full transformation, then you may read the internship vacancy that suits you perfectly. Contact us now. WHAT WE OFFER You will become part of an organization (Top Employer 2024 award winner) that invests in you. We support your growth as an employee through individual development and structured career development. You will be working in a dynamic environment in a continuously developing company. Our employees have the guts, the curiosity, and the conviction to see opportunities where others only see challenges. We offer a competitive salary and benefits package.