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Intern, Global Education

Date: Mar 15, 2019

Location: Downers Grove, IL, US, 60515

Company: Glanbia

Glanbia Performance Nutrition (GPN) is a leader in sports nutrition, is a full line manufacturer of protein supplements, ready-to-drink beverages, nutrition bars and performance enhancement products. Glanbia has evolved to become a leading global performance nutrition and ingredients group employing more than 5,800 people across 34 countries worldwide.  Our brands include Optimum Nutrition, Isopure, BSN, trusource, Nutramino, ABB and thinkThin.


Glanbia Performance Nutrition  is the fastest growing business segment within Glanbia plc ( With a state-of-the-art innovation platform and market-leading technical know-how as  well  as  a  deep  understanding  of  protein  and  its  customers,  GPN’s  brands  are  amongst  the  most recognized   and   trusted   names   in   the   rapidly-growing,   global   sports   nutrition   market.                                   


Job/Project Summary: The Education Intern will be primarily focused on researching and creating content for our Global Continuing Education Library. The main areas will include Brand, Fundamental Nutrition, Performance Nutrition, Ingredients, Products and Quality. They will create the presentation along with corresponding take home messages sheets and record the modules as on demand podcasts. The Education Intern will also be involved in Project Best which involves converting the Continuing Education Modules into consumer friendly article format to live on the ON and BSN Websites. The Education Intern will also be involved with marketing and brand collaboration to find ways to integrate GPN Education with our Social Media platforms both new and future.


Learning Objectives: Industry Knowledge, Brand Knowledge, Ingredient Knowledge and knowledge about our GPN Quality Systems and how to convert into digestible, bite-sized pieces for our various audiences both Internal and External (Customer and Consumer).


Expected Outcomes: Minimum 1 Continuing Education Power Point Presentation and 1 Project Best Article per week of Internship.


Job Responsibilities (listed in order of importance and/or time spent): Research, Content Creation as Power Points and Articles, Social Media Collaboration.


Basic Qualifications: Related field of study in Health or Sciences such as Health Promotion, Nutrition, Dietetics, and Exercise Physiology or any similar. Excellent Research Skills, Solid Power Point Skills. Very Good Writing Skills.

Nearest Major Market: Chicago