Student Assistant - Product Lifecycle Management - Aarhus


Viby J, DK

Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) is about step-changing the way we manage our products throughout their lifecycle. It is about integrating people, processes, data, and systems to ensure that we can meet current and future demands from our customers and consumers. It is about enabling more efficient innovation, securing transparency of our product data, and reducing complexity in our product portfolio. 


In the PLM Center of Excellence (CoE) we are anchoring our PLM set-up in Arla and we are looking for a Student Assistant with interest for processes, data and IT systems to join the team.


How will you make an impact?


As our Student Assistant, you will be supporting the Process Consultants in our team. In close collaboration with your colleagues, your primary focus will be:


  • Responsible for our PLM Super User Community incl. onboarding of new Super Users and running Super User meetings
  • User support through our PLM mailbox
  • System enhancement support
  • Update of process visios and user guides
  • Approval flow for new users
  • Perform user surveys and data analysis


What will make you successful?


Ideally, you are doing your bachelor degree or just having started your master’s degree. You are curious by nature, have a structured approach to your work and thrive with working independently.  You are eager to learn and enjoy challenges. You have a strong communicative nature and get energy from interacting with and helping others. You are fast in understanding ways of working, have flair  for data and  IT systems and are eager to learn the connection between processes and systems across our value chain.


Moreover, we expect that you have:

  • Solid communication skills in English both written and spoken 
  • Have experience using Word, Excel and PowerPoint


What do we offer?


You will become an important member of the team and we will actively help you develop skills and qualifications relevant for your longer-term career goals. You will build a wide understanding for people, process, data and systems across the value chain and develop your stakeholder and change management skills. The position is based in Viby J, Aarhus, Denmark and will be 15 hours per week.

As a Student Assistant at Arla Foods, you can join the Arla Young Community. This vibrant and diverse community connects talented Student Assistants and Interns, offering net-working opportunities, knowledge sharing, and possibilities for personal development. Connect with like-minded individuals, gain insights from experienced professionals, and participate in exciting events. Grow both personally and professionally during your time as an Intern at Arla Foods.


Application and contact


If you want to work within this key department, driving change then seize this exciting opportunity. Please apply as soon as possible, as we will conduct interviews continuously.  


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?



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