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Student Assistant, Marketing - Aarhus

Are you ready to test your skills in a diversified and high performance environment? This is your chance to learn more about marketing as you work hands on with projects, events and analysis. This is a great chance to get to work with one a high performing and strong global marketing departments working with some of the strongest brands in FMCG.


You will experience a great deal of variety in your tasks and exposure to different areas of marketing, which will challenge you on a daily basis as well as be highly relevant for your future studies. We try to create long-term relationships with our student assistants. In fact, many of our student assistants stay on for internships or permanent positions.


We are looking for a new student assistant to support 3 teams within the Global Arla Brand, supporting our innovation and brand managers in their daily work:


  1. Health from Within team (Arla Lactofree and Gut Health)
  2. Stronger Me team (Arla Skyr and Arla Protein)
  3. Cooking Inspiration team (Apetina and New cooking brand)


About the job
As our new student assistant, you will take on a broad role and will vary depending of the business area. In general, there will be tasks within social media, packaging design elements, product data and project management of large events. You will be working with internal stakeholders and external partners and agencies, you will have a large contact base. In particular, you will:


  • Use your digital savvy to work with social media, web content, asset management system and other digital platforms.
  • Help out with and participate in events, from ordering products to coordinating with agencies.
  • Assist in packaging design projects and production of packaging dummies/samples.
  • Budget management across various brands
  • Desk research and data analysis on competitors and internal performance
  • Assist with ad hoc tasks.


Who are you?
Using your exceptional energy and drive, you plunge into all tasks with enthusiasm and a smile. Not only should you be curious of mind, you should also be ready to work in an ambitious environment where the agenda might look different when you turn up for work the next time. To succeed, you do not hold back when it comes to reaching out to colleagues for assistance - if that is what it takes to solve a challenge. Further, we assume that:


  • You have a “can do” attitude - no task is too big or small for you.
  • You have strong communication skills, fluent in English
  • You are detail-oriented and proactive as you ensure things are on track and on time.
  • You have an analytical approach and a commercial mindset.
  • You are willing to learn.
  • You will be studying for at least 2 more years – please indicate on your CV when you expect to graduate from your final education
  • You will be able to work approximately 10-15 hours per week, with due consideration to your studies


We’re committed to professional development and promoting from within. Our positive and collaborative culture will bring out the best in you. And you’ll join a market leader who produces nutritious household-favorite brands in a way that make things better for our customers, the farmers who own us, and the whole world.


Application and contact
We process applications on a continuous basis and close the job opening once the right candidate has been found. For additional information, please e-mail Hiring Manager, Claire Mackintosh, on


We have a purpose for Good 

At Arla, we strive to unlock the highest potential in each other while working together to create a sustainable future of dairy. We call it Stronger People Stronger Planet and it is deeply anchored in our organisation and founded on our commitment to respecting human rights, increasing access to healthy dairy nutrition, inspiring good food habits, and improving the environment for future generations. In order to succeed we need to hire people with a sustainable mindset. Could this be you? 


It has come to our attention that there are a number of fraudulent emails and fake recruitment campaigns on the internet from people purporting to work for Arla Foods.Learn more via thislink. 



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