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Brand Trade Marketing Trainee


Every day, in everything we do, our purpose is to protect, heal and nurture in the relentless pursuit of a cleaner, healthier world. And we have a fight on our hands. A fight to make access to the highest quality hygiene, wellness, and nourishment a right and not a privilege.


Each of our products is designed to do exactly this. Our well-loved brands have been making a difference to people’s daily lives around the world for more than 200 years. Brands including: Durex, Dettol, Enfamil, Nurofen, Strepsils, Gaviscon, Mucinex, Nutramigen, Lysol, Harpic, Cillit Bang, Finish, AirWick and Vanish.


By 2030, our ambition is to reach half of the world, every year. We’re a growing global community of over 43,000 people on a journey of transformation and sustainable growth. Together, our success will continue to positively impact communities everywhere, for a healthier planet and a fairer society.


We are looking for an Trainee - Assistant Brand Trade Marketing (F/H) in Brussels


Your Responsibilities:

Reporting to the Brand Trade Marketing Manager, you will quickly learn everything about the whole Reckitt hygiene portfolio and different categories. Together with the marketing & sales teams, you will develop winning category growth strategies in Belgium.



You track the performance of the Belgian market (assortment, promotions, merchandising); and you recommend adapted action plans.

  • You will learn to adopt a “Category-First” approach, leveraging the different category growth strategies to strengthen the plans of the brands.
  • You will execute analysis to recommend the optimal promotional strategy.
  • You are responsible for KPI tracking (Promotions & Distribution) tracking.
  • You will be responsible for a business case to be presented at the end of your internship.
  • You will be responsible for specific category & brand projects.


Your Assets to Properly Execute the Responsibilities:

  • Student at a business school, you show autonomy and organizational skills.
  • You have a sensibility for FMCG processes.
  • You are eager to learn and result-oriented.
  • You have shown to be disciplined and like analyzing.  
  • You have good interpersonal skills and like to work in teams.  
  • You understand and speak English fluently.  
  • Ideally, you already have some experience in the field.


The Advantages of this Traineeship:

  • When you are recruited for an internship at Reckitt, it is because we have a real mission for you. 
  • You receive a real training program. 
  • You will develop a good knowledge of FMCG, the entire range of Reckitt products and the market.
  • You join a leading company in which the working atmosphere is friendly. 
  • You will be completely integrated in the commerce department as a true interlocutor.
  • Students in their final year may have the possibility to be offered a job in Belgium or abroad 


Traineeship Conditions:

  • January 2023 for a period of 6 months 
  • Location: Brussels, close to the “Erasmus” metro station 
  • Payroll: €950 per month. Plus an additional €30 work-from-home allowance & €150 travel allowance


Each adventure with Reckitt is different – It’s up to you to play! Join us!  


At Reckitt, we recognise that in real life, great people don’t always ‘tick all the boxes’. That’s why we hire for potential as well as experience. Even if you don’t meet every point on the job description, if this role and our company feels like a good fit for you, we still want to hear from you. Come and join a team whose purpose is to protect, heal and nurture in the relentless pursuit of a cleaner and healthier world.

All qualified applicants to Reckitt will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, disability or medical condition; colour, ethnicity, race, citizenship, and national origin; religion, faith; pregnancy, family status and caring responsibilities; sexual orientation; sex, gender identity, gender expression, and transgender identity; protected veteran status; size or any other basis protected by appropriate law.

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