Dare to speed up your career right from the start?
At Henkel, you'll find an environment you can grow in, and a network of a lifetime. We offer you the chance to get a global job, which is the first step towards your career of the future. Here are six reasons you should join us for an internship.
Profit from a 4-6 months experience
With an internship duration of 4 to 6 months, you have enough time to get firsthand work experience and to explore our diverse, global company culture.
Work on exciting tasks worldwide
We love to see our interns getting fully involved, regardless of the location and function. You can get internships in 79 countries and take on projects and responsibility from the start. Express your ideas and help find new solutions for our products and technologies.
Get on a unique learning journey
At Henkel, you will join a strong community, where you can communicate openly with your senior mentors and with other interns. We also have various learning opportunities to offer, in fact, there’s more than 9,000 online courses you can take part in.
Find your mentor
We like to foster your individual skills and competencies. As an intern, you’ll receive tailor made guidance from your personal mentor. As a first-contact person, your mentor will guide you through your tasks, support your professional development, and answer any questions you may have. Take the chance and take the opportunity to help shape the next generations!
Become part of our Career Track
For our talents: Become part of our Career Track! Here, you can be one of our high-potential interns and will be known as a first choice for future full-time employment and get the chance for a direct entry at Henkel. We can’t wait to see you unleash your full potential!
Start your professional network
Besides meeting in international teams with your amazing colleagues, you’ll have the opportunity to regularly meet other interns and exchange your experiences. Join for the welcome day within your first days, take part in special lunch dates, a guided tour through the Henkel locations as well as our evening events – it’ll be worth it!
For Nina, there are two things that convinced her that Henkel is a great workplace: The international team and the dedication to big ideas. Also, there’s one particular reason which now allows her to look back on some great achievements.
As an intern in Corporate Human Resources, Alam finds diversity a key factor of Henkel’s culture. But there are a few more reasons why he considers Henkel as a potential future employer - after only one month in the game.
After one year at Henkel’s Research and Development Department, Claire has not only seen new innovations evolve but also learned how to own them. Furthermore, she now understands the benefits of a strong intern community.
The three-stage process shows us your skillset and brings you closer to your next career step. Start with our online application, get invited to an interview, and receive a job offer. We can’t wait to meet you.
To start, you can send us your comprehensive online application through the Henkel job portal. You will need your résumé – preferably as a PDF file. Please make use of the option to upload any other relevant documents (e.g., certificates, an overview of your grades). This way we’ll have all necessary documents in one place, to help us make our decision. In case you have a LinkedIn profile, you can comfortably import your data with just one click. A letter of motivation can also be attached optionally.
In a one-on-one interview we’ll talk about your studies, your experience and your future goals. Plus, we’ll give you lots more information about Henkel and our internships. You can ask questions about the position, your future team or career opportunities at Henkel. For some positions we may ask you to participate in a brief video interview allowing us to get to know you better. You’ll also be able to present yourself and your strengths in regard to your desired position at Henkel. The video interview will not be live, so you can choose the right time, setting and atmosphere. We just ask you to send us your interview video within the following five working days. Please note that your participation is completely voluntary.
If you impress us and we think you are a match for one of our open positions, you will receive a job offer. In turn, if you agree with our values and are up for a great career opportunity, we hope you’ll accept the offer.