International Flavors and Fragrances Inc. is an industry leader in taste, scent and nutrition. IFF is seeking innovative, collaborative college students to participate in our 2019 summer internship program at our Flavors site in Dayton, New Jersey. IFF interns will have the opportunity to gain hands-on working experience while strengthening their professional skillset.
At IFF, the Strategic Insights department is responsible for identifying futures and foresight relevant to our business to help guide innovation. As an intern, you will conduct desk research and craft communications that clearly articulate and bring to life key insights about specific topic areas related to the future of food and beverage.
As a Strategic Insights intern, you will spend your time…
Reviewing research from a variety of sources
Developing a POV
Crafting communication pieces that clearly articulate and bring to life insights – Ppt decks, Word documents, email messages, social media posts
Presenting insights to small groups
To be successful in this role you must be able to work full-time (40 hours per week) from June 3, 2019 – August 9, 2019. We are looking for someone who is currently working towards a Bachelor’s degree with a GPA of 3.0 or better. Those pursuing a degree in Food Science/Food Marketing, Psychology, or Business/Behavioral Economics are preferred. Other skills we are looking for include:
Excellent written and oral communication skills.
Proficiency in Microsoft Office.
Ability to work and complete projects independently, as well as within a team environment.
Demonstrated interest in the flavors or food industry.
Excellent analytic skills
Demonstrated interest in consumer behavior/consumer research
We are IFF. We are the catalyst for discoveries that spark the senses and transform the everyday. International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. is a leading innovator of sensorial experiences that move the world. At the heart of our company, we are fueled by a sense of discovery, constantly asking “what if?” That passion for exploration drives us to co-create unique scents and tastes in fine fragrances and beauty, detergents and household goods, as well as beloved foods and beverages