Ever wondered how to start a multimillion pound food category?Tipped as the brand following in the footsteps of ‘Innocent’ by The Telegraph and with products topping the biggest food trends of 2017 in The Daily Mail, Guardian, Telegraph, Women’s Health and Grazia Magazine…to name a few! Mello is offering a rare and exciting internship opportunity to join the team and work directly alongside the entrepreneurs that have built one of the fastest growing Food & Drink brands in the UK.

    Who We Are

    Mello brings consumers exciting new ways to enjoy the exotic taste and health benefits of melons with a range of cold pressed melon juices and snacks. Currently retailing products at Waitrose, Holland & Barrett, Ocado, Whole Foods Market, Planet Organic, Amazon, with new national retailers launching this year. We are a young and passionate team, shaking up the market with new innovative flavours that not only deliver on taste but also on health benefits. With ambitious growth plans already laid out for 2017 and beyond, it is an exciting time for the brand and will provide invaluable experience for an aspiring intern.

    The Role

    We are looking to grow our core team by taking on interns with genuine entrepreneurial flair, someone who is pro-active, creative and passionate – adding real value to the Mello team and helping us achieve our growth targets. The role will give you the opportunity to gain experience in all elements of the business. Enthusiasm, hard work and initiative are more important than direct experience. Following the placement, there is also an opportunity to join the team full time in a Sales & Marketing role.

    The role includes but is not limited to;

    – Sales – both direct and online sales of Mello products

    – Marketing – of the full Mello range online and off line

    – Events – managing and attending key events and trade shows

    – PR – working closely with our PR team to support and feed into national press

    – Social Media –  creating content for Instagram, Facebook and Twitter

    – Research – support the team with necessary research and analysis

    – Fulfilment – fulfilment & dispatch of online orders and sample requests


    Role Requirements

    – Outgoing, confident & energetic

    – Excellent verbal & communication skills

    – Self-motivated, entrepreneurial, enthusiastic and proactive

    – An interest in health & wellbeing

    – Excellent social media skills

    – Excellent computer skills including proficient use of all Microsoft Office programmes

    – Ideally a recent graduate  


    What You’ll Get

    • An opportunity to join the team full time in a Sales & Marketing role
    • The chance to work closely with an entrepreneurial team in one of the fastest growing food & drink companies in the UK
    • Invaluable experience in multiple roles across an FMCG brand
    • All expenses and subsistence paid for
    • Plenty of Mello products
    • Exposure to exciting events
    • Travel


    Duration: Initial 3 months’ commitment – with the opportunity to extend Start date: Feb 2017 Locations: 2 Locations: One intern at Altrincham Office, South Manchester, Cheshire and One intern London Based

    Please email info@mellodrinks.co.uk with subject “INTERNSHIP” and a copy of your CV and cover letter.

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