Intern (m/f/d) Digital Business & eCommerce

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Date: Jul 4, 2024

Location: Hanau, DE

Company: Heraeus

Intern (m/f/d) Digital Business & eCommerce
Location Hanau
Full Time


About Heraeus

Solutions from the Heraeus Group provide faster internet, rid water of germs, and keep hearts beating in time. As a broadly diversified and globally leading family-owned technology company, we combine materials expertise and technological leadership to create the most diverse products, all with one thing in common: World-class quality.

About Heraeus Precious Metals

With more than 350 years of experience in precious metals processing, Heraeus Precious Metals is the world's leading provider of innovative products and services, such as precious metals trading and recycling. Our products are used in a wide range of industries, for example to reduce climate killers such as nitrous oxide and methane and in the form of pharmaceutical ingredients for the treatment of cancer.

Our innovative strength is driven by our 3,000 employees in more than 15 countries, who work passionately with our partners to develop pioneering and sustainable solutions.

We are aware of our responsibility towards people and the environment and have set ourselves ambitious CO₂ targets. Sustainability is at the heart of all our business activities.


As an e-commerce intern, you will work closely with our experienced and dynamic team and contribute significantly to the development of our new digital customer platform. You will gather requirements based on input from various departments in Germany and abroad, accompany the development and perform tests for newly implemented functions. In doing so, you will gain valuable insights into the business processes of a global player and at the same time develop your skills in the areas of business, marketing and IT.


The following challenges await you:

  • You are actively participating in the implementation and execution of operational and strategic tasks in eCommerce.
  • You are working conceptual in the further development and support of the eCommerce store and customer platform.
  • Check of the platform to ensure that new functions are implemented correctly and meet user requirements is also your responsibility. 
  • You are developing test cases and, depending on previous IT knowledge working on the automation of the tests.
  • Last but not least you are carrying out research and analyses to identify optimization potential in the digital solutions used and to derive concrete measures.


Your Profile:

  • Degree in economics/Business Administration, computer science, business informatics or comparable field of study
  • Strong interest in e-commerce and digital applications
  • Good knowledge of working with common MS Office applications
  • Initial programming knowledge is welcome, but not required
  • Very good written and oral communication skills in English
  • German an advantage, but not a prerequisite


What you can look forward to at Heraeus Precious Metals:

  • Exciting tasks - implement them with a high level of personal responsibility in an ambitious environment with very good opportunities for further development.
  • Shaping sustainability - be part of the implementation of our vision to become CO₂-neutral by 2025
  • Inclusive corporate culture - we firmly believe that diversity makes our organization more successful. We promote this, among other things with specific targets, part-time/job-sharing management positions, and training courses.
  • Attractive compensation - in addition to a good pay package, you can expect extensive social benefits from a responsible family-owned company


Please include the following information with your cover letter:

  • Describe why you would like to apply for this internship at Heraeus
  • Start date: Please indicate when you could start your internship
  • Duration: Tell us how long your internship at Heraeus could last (at least 3 months)
  • Is the internship a compulsory part of your studies
  • Valid certificate of study for the entire period of employment


We look forward to receiving your application and learning more about you and your interest in Heraeus.

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