Intern FrieslandCampina Institute

Do you have interest in nutrition, health and dairy topics? And are you passionate about exploring the potential of artificial intelligence (AI) in transforming traditional work methods? Join us in analyzing how AI can revolutionize the way we work at FrieslandCampina Institute in the Netherlands, alongside developing a relevant tool for healthcare professionals with AI assistance.


About FrieslandCampina Institute

FrieslandCampina Institute is the global communication platform of FrieslandCampina towards healthcare professionals on dairy, nutrition and health topics. With our expertise in dairy and our international network, we actively engage with healthcare professionals to improve the health and well-being of people worldwide. We do this via different communication channels, offline and online, and with content such as brochures, conversation cards and tools to measure nutrients.


More information about FrieslandCampina Institute:

Intern FrieslandCampina Institute

What we ask

To be successful in this position, you are/have:

  • Currently enrolled in a relevant field, preferably with an interest in nutrition, communication and/or artificial intelligence
  • An EU nationality or enrolled at a Dutch educational institute 
  • A team player who can easily connect with peers, is highly motivated and can work independently
  • Enthusiasm for exploring the application of AI in optimizing communication and content (materials, images, etc.) workflows and resource management
  • Affinity with translating science into communication materials (with the help of AI)
  • Can write & speak English and Dutch fluently
  • Available from September 1, 2024
  • Available for 4 to 6 months
  • 40 hours per week (come at least once a week to our Innovation Center in Wageningen)

What we offer

We offer an interesting and challenging internship position, providing you the opportunity to develop yourself in your work field. You can count on a supportive team, sufficient professional supervision and a reasonable internship allowance.

Vacancy description

As part of our ongoing commitment to innovation, we aim to harness the power of artificial intelligence (AI) to enhance our communication efforts with healthcare professionals. We seek to delve into the potential applications of AI in our specific work environment, and to develop an AI-driven communication material that cater to the evolving needs of our audience.


Your primary responsibilities will include:


  • Conducting in-depth research on the applications of AI in optimizing work processes, particularly in time efficiency and budget management without compromising on quality and effectiveness
  • Analyzing how AI can enhance efficiency and resource allocation within our specific way of working
  • Collaborating with the team to implement AI-based solutions and improve our effectiveness and productivity
  • Using AI, develop a communication tool that healthcare professionals can use in their practice. The tool must be developed according to the latest scientific insights, fitting to dietary guidelines and the local context. The topic of the tool will be on the role of dairy in a healthy and sustainable diet
Staying true to who you really are, that is your starting point at FrieslandCampina. Because it is precisely by embracing our differences that we can grow together. We want to create a working environment that allows all employees to bring their best and authentic selves. If who we are suits you, but you're not sure if you're the best fit for the role, we still encourage you to apply so we can help you find the role that fits you best.

You will be part of the FrieslandCampina Institute team. This is an international team that consists of the Global Manager, the Content Managers, the communication assistant, and Local Country Institute Representatives. The FC Institute works in close collaboration with internal departments, like R&D, (Scientific) Editorial Board, Regulatory Affairs and Corporate Communication. It also engages with external healthcare professionals, scientists, professional associations, and professional media. 


Please send your application letter + CV (in Dutch or English) before 10 June, 2024


If you have any questions regarding this internship position, please contact Francis Riekhoff via

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