Project Management Placement at Church & Dwight

Placement Year (10 Months+)
Application Deadline
12th January 2021
South East
Folkestone, Kent
Role May Involve
Business Management Consumer Products/FMCG

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Project Management Placement

Are you looking for an internship in the UK? Are you enthusiastic, numerate, IT proficient and a team player? If your answer is 'YES' we may have just the opportunity for you!

We have an exciting opportunity for a paid internship within our Project Management Team, where you will be able to gain valuable work experience in a global FMCG company.

The Opportunity

We are seeking a Project Management Intern to join our Project Management Team, based in Folkestone, Kent on a 12 month contract starting in Summer 2021.

This is a great opportunity to get some ‘hands-on’ project management experience working closely with our marketing and packaging teams in both the UK and France. You will work in a small but experienced team, who work on New Product Development as well as rapid commercialisation projects. The team is agile whilst working to a process.

As part of a small Project Management Team you will have the opportunity to take on personal responsibility for a range of tasks and projects whilst receiving a tailored induction as well as regular feedback and reviews with your supervisor.

Who we are looking for

We welcome applications from current students looking to undertake an industry placement year and also graduates seeking their first Project Management opportunity.

The ideal candidate will:

  • Be an undergraduate/postgraduate ideally in Business Studies/Project Management.
  • Have excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Flexible working style who can understand how to engage with different cultures.
  • Be able to demonstrate a “can do” attitude and desire to continuously improve.
  • Have the ability to work as part of a team.
  • Be competent in MS Office, Word, Excel and PowerPoint.

About Church & Dwight

You may be more familiar with our products than with our company name. Batiste dry shampoo, Pearl Drops Whitening tooth polish, Arm & Hammer baking soda toothpaste, Femfresh Intimate wash, Orajel toothache & ulcer relief, Sterimar natural sea water nasal spray and Nair hair removal products all of which form part of our exciting brands. We are continuing to grow our portfolio each year with new exciting acquisitions our newest including Viviscal, Toppik, Anusol, Waterpik and Flawless.

Church & Dwight UK Ltd are based in Folkestone, Kent, where we develop, produce & distribute many of our products and work with Sofibel in Paris and Church & Dwight GmbH in Frankfurt, Germany to form the European team. We are part of Church & Dwight Co. Inc. based in New Jersey, USA.

In the UK we employ over 370 people who undertake a range of roles from Research & Development & Marketing through to Purchasing, Production and Supply Chain. These teams are supported by departments such as Finance & Human Resources.

How to apply

If you would like to apply for this opportunity and have the right to work in the UK (including a student visa that allows you to undertake an internship opportunity), please visit our careers website and apply directly for the role.

We are currently recruiting for Interns across our business functions, for intern opportunities in other subjects please visit the careers page of the Church & Dwight UK website.