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Intern eCommerce (Summer 2023)

Posted Date:  Nov 14, 2022
Requisition Number:  116532

Duration: Summer 2023

Location: Mississauga, Ontario/Remote Hybrid



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.


What will you do?

The eCommerce intern will work with the digital merchandising team to ensure Hershey products are set up effectively to win in the omnichannel space.  This individual will help to manage the digital shelf for alongside our sales customer teams and in partnership with our marketing teams. 


       You will

  • Identify gaps in our merchandising online that need to be closed
  • Work with Marketing and Shopper Marketing to develop best in class content
  • Collaborate with Sales Teams and Customers to help develop programs including, item and merchandising opportunities; develop strategic linkage from brand and customer plans
  • Contribute to the superior execution of omnichannel campaigns in market online
  • Assist with building dashboards and analytics tools to continuously optimize the business
  • Administrative duties as required, including processing sample orders, filling out paperwork, shipping samples etc.
  • Optimized Product Detail Pages on Amazon, Walmart, Costco through basic content, enhanced content and Ratings and Reviews
  • Gain an understanding of Last Mile (3P) Platforms such as Instacart and Cornershop


Minimum Requirements

  • You are enrolled in a business program at post-secondary institution.
  • You are drawn to the digital sales and eCommerce space
  • You are a high-achiever that continuously strives to find better ways of working. You challenge the status-quo, recommend, and implement process improvements.
  • You walk the walk when it comes to agility. You facilitate and lead projects by collaborating cross-functionally.
  • You think like a business owner. You connect the dots and recognize how business decisions impact the organization.
  • You proactively create authentic relationships with other functions and senior management to discuss challenges and incorporate their perspective, creating trust and a mutually beneficial solution.
  • 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 see more than one solution to a problem and provide actionable insights. You display consistent strategic thinking and planning.


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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