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

Date: Jan 20, 2023

Location: Hanau, HE, DE, 63450

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 2,500 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.


The following challenges await you:

  • In your role as an intern, you will support the Digital Business department in the development and implementation of digitalization projects. This primarily includes the Trading & Recycling web customer platform and the Heraeus Precious Metals product store. 

  • You will actively participate in the specification of new functions, their testing after implementation and user documentation, and provide support.

  • These activities also require a cross-departmental, international exchange, including on topics such as store functions and usage, and possibly also the implementation of training courses.

  • You will routinely carry out data and content maintenance, back office configuration and the creation of evaluations/reporting.

  • Depending on the previous knowledge you bring with you, it is also conceivable that you will be involved in the automation of test cases.

  • You can expect a lot of creative freedom in a challenging work environment as well as the opportunity to take on responsibility and to be able to implement innovative ideas in the operational work of a leading technology company yourself.

  • Immerse yourself in practice in the field of digitization and expand your theoretical understanding with practical application.


Your profile:

  • Degree in economics/Business Administration, computer science, business informatics or comparable course of study

  • Enthusiasm for the area of "Digital Business" as well as affinity in the area of "Digitalization" for the use of new technologies (web platform, Google Analytics, etc.)

  • Very good knowledge of MS Office, especially Excel and PowerPoint as well as very good English skills, both written and spoken

  • Ability to work independently, pragmatism, pioneering spirit, as well as own drive to want to make a difference

  • Knowledge and experience in the practical use of databases (SQL), Data Analytics / Google Analytics as well as SAP desirable

  • Valid certificate of enrollment for the entire period of employment