Salling Group: 3 Interns for Commercial Nearfood

Salling Group: 3 Interns for Commercial Nearfood

Personal Care, Household, Health – Hygiene & Baby

Are you looking for an exciting and challenging internship for your next semester? Do you want to be part of the team that buys for Denmark’s largest retailer? And do you want to bring yourself into play for a position after your internship? Salling Group is now looking for talented interns for e.g. Purchasing and Marketing.

We strive to employ our interns in a permanent position or as a student assistant after completing the internship.

Our department

You will be part of a department of 35 colleagues working in 4 teams. Together, we span a very broad product portfolio within, among other things, wine & spirits, sports & energy, detergents & cleaning products as well as cosmetics & perfumes.

With an innovative, creative and commercial focus, we are driven to improve our customers’ daily lives by purposefully securing the best products at the best prices. Passion and good business acumen are the foundation of our everyday lives. We strive to capture the trends of the time and we always have many balls in the air in search of new growth opportunities. We are carried by a strong community with respect for each other’s competencies and differences, both personal and professional, and we have fun at the same time. We are looking for 3 interns for the following three categories:

In the Personal Care category, we are responsible for the entire beauty universe from creams, perfumes, cosmetics and styling to hair shampoos, hair dyes, hand soaps and shower gels. You will be part of a well-functioning and efficient team of 10 people, where we are responsible for the entire purchasing process from the overall category strategies to purchasing, pricing and activating the individual item. We work with strong brands such as L’Oreal Paris, Max Factor, Biotherm, Hugo Boss, Kleenex, Nivea, Neutral and has a supplier portfolio of approx. 50 – large and small suppliers. Together, our task is to create the best results for the category. Everyday life is hectic, fun and full of exciting challenges.

In the Homecare category, we are responsible for a number of product areas that cover detergents, cleaning products, paper and bags. We are 8 in the team and are responsible for the entire purchasing process from the overall category strategies to the purchase and pricing of the individual item. We are a dynamic and young team that works at a high pace and with time for sparring and fun at the same time.

In the health, hygiene & baby category, we work with a broad portfolio of subcategories within health, hygiene and baby articles. The purchasing responsibility also includes kiosk goods such as magazines and tobacco. We are 6 people in a dynamic and dedicated team, which takes pride in solving our tasks quickly and efficiently, which often requires that we help each other in the team in order to achieve our common goals.

During your internship, you will work with great versatility in the tasks and with a high degree of variation. You will gain concrete experience in

  • Supplier collaboration, category development and product creation
  • Campaign planning and follow-up
  • Sales and earnings analysis
  • Market analysis & competitor analysis
  • Various project assignments, if any in connection with assignment at the study.

What do you get out of it?

As an intern, you get the chance to get behind the scenes, where you are with us at the crossroads between customers, department stores and suppliers. You will be part of a strong team that works at a high pace in a dynamic everyday life – every day is different, and every day offers new challenges.

Through the internship, you will gain insight into the complexity of the tasks to be solved in a professional retail organization, as well as a unique opportunity to build a strong, professional network for the benefit of your future career.

You are

  • In search of an internship for the autumn semester 2021 (duration 5-6 months starting at the beginning of August)
  • Enrolled to an education at either the university, the business academy, the vocational college or similar.
  • Ambitious and proactive
  • Curious with a great desire to get acquainted with a new and exciting everyday life
  • Good at taking responsibility for your tasks and working in a structured way
  • Able to maintain an overview in a changing everyday life, where the challenges are many and decisions are made quickly
  • Team player and good at creating relationships
  • Has a flair for IT and a solid knowledge of Microsoft office – especially in relation to working in Excel.
  • Strong in writing and speaking English and Danish


If you have questions about one of the three positions, you are welcome to contact Senior Category Manager Lisa Kildegaard, on +45 23 72 60 08 for further information.

Are you the right one?

Send your CV and application as soon as possible and no later than March 15th 2021. We process the applications on an ongoing basis and fill the positions when we have found the right candidates. Apply through the apply button.

Salling Group is Denmark’s largest retailer with more than 1,400 stores in three countries. An internship at Salling Group is an invaluable opportunity to test your theoretical foundation in the solution of internships.