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Marketing Communications Internship (Philips Hue)

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We’re looking for a Marketing Communications intern to join our dynamic Digital Marketing & Marketing Communications team based in Eindhoven (NL), starting in August or September 2024.

Working for Signify means being creative and adaptive. Our culture of continuous learning and commitment to diversity and inclusion creates an environment that allows you to build your skills and career. Together, we’re transforming our industry.

As the world leader in lighting, we’re constantly ahead of the curve. Through our leadership in connected lighting and the Internet of Things, we’re breaking new grounds in data analytics, AI, and smart homes, offices, cities and more!

Signify is committed to make the low-carbon future a reality. We offer businesses, cities, and consumers the energy-efficient products, systems, and services to reduce global electricity consumption for lighting by over a third. With our Brighter Lives, Better World 2025 program, we are taking specific, measurable actions to double our positive impact on the environment and society.

The Team

You’ll join our Digital Marketing & Marketing Communications team for the Benelux Consumer market, where sustainability is key. The team is agile and consists of enthusiastic marketeers, digital and communication experts. Are you also enthusiastic about building strong and prominent brands and create impact for customers, society and organization? Do you have a passion for creative content and a hands-on approach? Then we are looking for you.

In this internship you will be working side by side with our Marketing Communication specialists and PR Manager to create campaigns, landing pages, e-commerce content, PR initiatives and support new product introductions. With the content that you create and activate in online and offline channels you’ll make a visible contribution in the evolution of the innovative Philips Hue brand.

We’re on the lookout for forward-thinking innovators with a can-do mentality. If you match this description, get in touch!

What You’ll Do

  • Actively take part in campaign development, where you’ll help with the creation and localization of content and great assets for Philips Hue.
  • Take an active role in the execution of our influencer marketing campaigns.
  • Localize the content for new product introductions, to achieve successful product launches.
  • You’ll support the PR Manager with all the initiatives to create visibility for Philips Hue in earned media and with (content) partnerships. You follow up on requests from journalists and provide them with samples and monitor reviews and publications.
  • Create briefings for new landing pages, press releases, website changes or e-mail campaigns, which you’ll manage with our internal Digital Marketing agency
  • Get acquainted with the various position profiles by talking to different disciplines within Benelux team such as Product Marketing, Channel Marketing, Digital Marketing specialists and many more.

Your Qualifications

  • Following a Bachelor or master’s degree preferably in Marketing, Communications, Economic Psychology or Business.
  • You speak and write fluent Dutch and English. Knowledge of French is a plus.
  • You are creative and have a passion for content and copywriting.
  • You are entrepreneurial: you think and act solution-oriented and take initiative. You like to think out of the box.
  • Good in planning and prioritizing projects – you can cope well with deadlines
  • You are a team player, while also being able to work well independently
  • Good project management skills and attention to details.
  • Microsoft Office 365 and MS Teams hold no secrets for you.
  • Ready to learn on the job and not required to do a thesis (internship assignments are possible)
  • You are available to do an internship for at least 3 months, preferably longer.
  • You are available starting August/September 2024

What You’ll Get In Return…

  • Continuous mentoring and feedback throughout your internship
  • Internship allowance; the exact amount depends on your situation (also towards rented accommodation or public transportation)
  • Paid leave on the basis of 1 day per month
  • Extensive set of tools to drive your career, such as a personalized learning platform
  • Opportunity to purchase products in the staff shop at reduced prices

We’re offering multiple opportunities for career development, like mentoring, coaching and stretch assignments, with strong international exposure for dynamic profiles. Learning is fundamental to our culture. Through continuous learning, we are transforming the industry. You have the chance to learn every day, acquire new skills and perspectives through customized online programs, and on-the-job experiences.

As an intern you will be part of the intern program in the Netherlands consisting of several events, trainings and networking opportunities with your peer students. Join us and shine brighter together!


  • EU/EER students: In order to be considered for this internship, you need to be registered as a student during the entire internship period. Formal documentation of this may be requested at any time.
  • Non-EU students in Dutch Universities: You need to be registered as a student and your university needs to sign the Nuffic Agreement. The internship needs to be a compulsory part of your studies (receive ECTS in turn). In case of non-compulsory internship, you need to have a letter from the university in which it states that your internship contributes to your personal development, what your learning goals are and what tasks you will undertake during your internship. The letter has to be signed and stamped by your university.
  • Non-EU students in non-Dutch Universities: You need to be registered as a student and the internship should be a compulsory part of your studies. Also, you need to be able to get the official approval of your university for this internship (Nuffic agreement).

Please apply only if you can meet the aforementioned requirements.