Interview mit Mariana

Mariana Kratka

IMC University of Applied Sciences Krems

Job title: Regional Brand Management Intern
Duration: 6 months
Business Unit: Consumer Brands CEE – Hair Care & Styling

What is the greatest learning you will take home after your internship at Henkel? 
Share your fresh ideas and speak up 

What is unique about working at Henkel?
You are a team member, not only an intern and you get your own responsibilities  

What comes to your mind first, if asked about the people at Henkel?
Super friendly and connected community

Being an intern at Henkel, what do you like most about it? 
Of course, I was a bit nervous before I came to Henkel for the first time but from the first minute, everyone was smiling, trying to help, explain, teach me a lot of new things. Also, I was challenged with getting a responsibility for my own projects. And mainly, I met a lot of amazing people that I would love to stay in touch with. 

Do you consider Henkel as a future employer and why?
Yes, since it is very prosperous company with many opportunities – I like a lot the strategy of changing positions and departments through the Henkel career so that you see the company from many different perspectives and gain a lot of experience.

What surprised most about your internship?
That I felt natural from day 1 and was completely myself since the atmosphere was very friendly and welcoming. 

What is the biggest fun factor while working at Henkel? 
Smiling and making fun during the work day with the team; being able to have a dress code according to my mood in the morning; being in contact with all the products in the office and then seeing them in the drug store and feeling so good about no need to buy them.

Describe Henkel in three words. 
Perfect red company