Market Research and Further Scoping Exercise

Function: 3 months | 40 hours a week

Type: Internship

Location: Terneuzen

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The Dow Chemical Company is looking for a Marketing and Sales Intern (m/f) to be based in Terneuzen, The Netherlands.

Immerse yourself in a culture of innovation and discover exciting opportunities. Students can work as part of a team at The Dow Chemical Company through internship opportunities to address challenging, real-world problems. We combine world-class expertise, future-focused technologies, and sustainability to solve global issues in the areas of energy, consumerism, health and nutrition, infrastructure and transportation. Read on to learn more about this specific internship opportunity.

The Benelux region has one of the largest chemical hubs in the world! The chemical industry here serves the domestic market as well as the global market as more than 80% of produced goods are exported. To continue our drive for top line growth it is critical to identify growing markets and business development opportunities where Dow can participate with its solutions.


- Pursuing a masters degree in an economics, chem.

- Engineering, marketing, or a business management related field.
- Good working knowledge of English.
- Commitment to work a minimum of 3 months.
- Affinity with technology is appreciated.


Work with regional business development and a multidisciplinary team to explore opportunities for value chain innovation with customers in the region. The key project for this internship is focused around Dow’s 2025 sustainability goal on advancing the circular economy. Project includes market assessment, value chain analysis, financial modeling, legislation review, and participation in global and regional initiatives for waste plastics.  Final deliverables are a report and recommendation for regional business development.

You can start with the internship upon your availability, with a preference to start between April  and July, for a period of at least 3 months (exact timing to be discussed). The internship position is remunerated. In addition you can stay in a hotel room free of charge and share a living room and kitchen with max. 17 other (international) students