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Intern Shopper Marketing (Summer 2023)

Posted Date:  Nov 15, 2022
Requisition Number:  116555

Location: Mississauga, Ontario/Remote Hybrid

Duration: Summer 2023


The Hershey Company

Your career. Your ownership. Together, we’ll make more Moments of Goodness.

Hershey employees get to make real, impactful changes daily. We are looking for thinkers, leaders and challengers – people who initiate and make a true impact. Here at Hershey Canada, we strike the perfect balance between autonomy and support. Our managers are equipped to foster your career aspirations and empower your growth. With resources like e-learning, coaching, cross-functional projects, your personal and professional growth is paramount to the team. Hershey’s people-focused mindset is what makes our culture so sweet.


Benefits to You

You will gain an understanding of the multi-faceted areas in Sales Strategy & Shopper Marketing that are required to support a leading consumer packaged goods (CPG) company.  This is an excellent opportunity to contribute to the organization during your work term and to gain hands-on experience in the field of consumer marketing.

If you thrive in a fast paced, dynamic and innovative environment, we have a unique opportunity for you.


What will you do?

  • Deep dive into Shopper research for your business, creating consumer & customer profiles and identifying insights to drive into future executions
  • Assist in the day-to-day execution of business priorities and manage the P&L
  • Participate in the development and execution of promotional programs & sales execution tools.
  • Work closely in cross functional teams with all key departments within Hershey, particularly in collaboration with Sales & Brand teams to develop programs and merchandising opportunities
  • Have exposures to all aspects of the business, round out general management skillset in addition to sales & shopper marketing fundamentals
  • Opportunity for exposure to the Hershey Canada Leadership Team
  • Be part of a high performing team that works hard and has fun!


Minimum Requirements

  • You are Enrolled in a business / marketing program at post-secondary institution
  • You can spot and seize opportunities, while ensuring deadlines are met. You don’t just stop there you drive the solution to the end - even if it’s outside your responsibilities.
  • You have demonstrated leadership ability by creating authentic relationships with other functions to discuss challenges and incorporate their perspective, creating a mutually beneficial solution.
  • You own and organize your processes neatly from end-to-end. You know how to get the job done while creating the future.
  • You can look at an analytical dashboard and gain insights without breaking into a cold sweat. You recognize when there’s enough analysis and discussion and you jump into action.


Benefits & Perks of working with us:

  • Strong work-life balance values (flextime and work from home options available)
  • Flexible dress policy – this includes jeans!
  • Working in a LEED certified and open concept environment
  • …of course, some of the world’s leading chocolate & sweets at your fingertips!

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