Market Intelligence Working Student

Fixed-term contract of 16 hours/week for 7 months
The location of the role is in: Rotterdam

About you

You are student in your final years that is interested to work in a multinational company. You are someone that enjoys developing dashboards, market research. With your aspiration for more knowledge and proactive perspective, you can support an international oriented team. Being respectful and open for learning the ins-and-outs of a corporate environment is a great way to have a picture for a possible career after graduation. This will familiarize you with current trends and exploring your boundaries when it comes to working independently. You are someone that is open minded to different cultures and backgrounds together when working within the company and team.


In addition, you have:

  • Enrollment in a Bachelor or master’s degree preferably in Business Administration, Data Science, Marketing, Economics or similar field of study
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint, as well as Power BI and other visualization tools is a big advantage
  • Good communication (fluent in English) and time management skills
  • A Proactive, self-driven attitude
  • Must be eligible to do a work placement in the Netherlands
  • More than 6 months left of your studies
  • Able to work 16hrs in a week, and EU nationality preferred

About the job

As a Market Intelligence Working Student, you will be supporting the Market Intelligence team department in Rotterdam. This is a fixed contract of 16 hours per week, for an entry-level position of 7 months. You will be a vital support role that will be responsible for Market Monitoring and Dashboard Maintenance. This position is for 16 hours per week, with the opportunity of working from home and/or in the Rotterdam office. The necessity of this role is to aid the team with the workload. You will be responsible for Ad-hoc Project & Market Research with the relevant departments. Expectations of this position is for you to enrich various projects, as well as to maintain and develop dashboards related to macroeconomic, competitor and customer. 


Your tasks will include:

  • Monitor and Summarize market related news to post and share in market intelligence SharePoint
  • Collecting macro, competitor and steel market related data from external databases/sources to be updated on our dashboards
  • Maintaining Market Intelligence Dashboards to be updated with the collected data/information in using SQL
  • Conduct desk research and ad-hoc project request from the Market Intelligence Team in using research tools and sources to understand and gather the market information upon request
  • Involve in ad-hoc projects if necessary and deliver/present consolidated findings to the Market Intelligence Team
  • Maintain the market intelligence channel (e.g., SharePoint) to ensure that all users have access to the content.


What we bring to the table

We are the acknowledged industry leader in innovative technology. Our company is defined by people. That’s why we attach so much importance to our employees. We have a collaborative culture that cherishes ideas and determination to add value for our customers. Our leadership style encourages openness, fresh thinking, and initiative. We are pragmatic, positive, and optimistic.


We offer:

  • Challenging and diverse tasks within a multicultural and passionate working environment.
  • Responsible position with a high scope for action.
  • Cross-functional collaboration with an open-minded and innovative team.
  • Flat hierarchies with short decision-making processes.
  • Transportation allowance or public transportation travel card (2nd class).
  • Flexible working hours, health insurance contribution and competitive pension plan.
  • A part time position (16 hours / week) at our Global Supply Chain & Purchasing Hub in Rotterdam.

Sounds like you?

Please apply online – we are looking forward to your application. Please make sure to submit your application documents in English. Due to data privacy reasons applications via e-mail or through external agencies cannot be taken into consideration. Should you have any questions about this position, please contact us at:


At RHI Magnesita everyone is welcome and encouraged to apply. We evaluate applications based on required qualifications and regardless of gender identity, nationality, ethnic origin, religion, disability, age, sexual orientation, marital or partnership status. At RHI Magnesita we appreciate the value of diverse teams.


About RHI Magnesita

We are the acknowledged technology leader in the refractory industry. Our company is defined by people. We are committed to diversity and know that multiple approaches, perspectives and backgrounds fuel creativity and innovation. It is our aspiration to build a workplace culture where everyone feels valued, engages, and can enjoy a truly inclusive environment and the diverse voices of our employees are heard. We foster a collaborative culture that cherishes ideas and determination to add value for our customers. Our leadership style encourages open-mindedness, reliability, pragmatism, and innovation.


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