Manufacturing Cost Engineering Internship

Department:  Continuous Improvement, Cost Engineering & Manufac


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Lavazza, founded in Turin in 1895, has been owned by the Lavazza family for four generations. As one of the world’s most important coffee roasters, the Group reported in 2020 revenues of EUR 2.085 billion and now operates in more than 140 countries through its subsidiaries and distributors, with 70% of revenues generated abroad and a total of over 4,000 employees.


What you’ll be doing:

The successful candidate will join our R&D Department being involved on benchmark activities planned for the 2022 on different business sectors (Packaging, Coffee Machines, Coffee Beans, Coffee Capsules), working in close collaboration with the Purchasing and Marketing Department.


Your activities will include:

Supporting the team to:

  • Take care of respect of timing, number of products to be tested and right outputs of testing activities
  • Define detailed list of activities with related timing to be done to ensure benchmark target defined in 2022
  • Check and align with marketing team on the planning /activities defined to ensure right alignment on the product to be analyzed
  • Support R&D to assess testing / evaluation of competitors products vs Lavazza items
  • Prepare report of each analysis and reviews with management to show results                   



Who we’re looking for (the “almost” perfect candidate): 


  • You’re available for a six-month internship with full-time commitment. Starting date: September 2022
  • You’ll be fluent in Italian and English (an advanced level is required) - do you know any other languages? 
  • You’ll probably have an international experience - language course or exchange programme? Way to go! 
  • You’ve an Engineering Degree (Management Engineering is preferred)
  • You have good communication skills and a great attitude to work in an extended international team 
  • You love challenges and aren’t afraid of moving out of your comfort zone 
  • You are a well-organized and proactive person, with good Excel and Power-Point skills 
  • You’re digitally minded and have a flexible approach 
  • (And if you’re a coffee lover.....that helps!) 



In return we offer: 


  • Internship allowance
  • Flexible and remote way of working (on-site and from home) 
  • A dynamic work experience in an international context and the chance to learn from the best 
  • Free Bistrot service and free access to our corporate gym 
  • Free coffee (of course!) 




We are looking for talented, recent graduates to join us at our Innovation Center (Str. di Settimo 410, TO).

Being part of Lavazza Group means sharing our pursuit for quality and excellence in everything we do. If you aspire to join a team where you can grow and develop your career, sharing in our company values, apply now!



What next? 


  • Our Talent Acquisition Team will assess your application and if you have what we’re looking for, we’ll contact you for an initial phone screen 
  • If we like what we hear, you’ll be invited to an interview with a member of the Talent Acquisition team 
  • If you make it to the short list, you’ll be interviewed by your future Manager!

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