Join Product Management as Student Help

Foss | Posted 4-05-2021

Hillerød (Analytiker)

Now more than ever, safe and high-quality foods are top priority. To us, this means growth on a global scale. In FOSS, we’re at the frontline of innovation, delivering analytical data of the highest quality to customers from multiple industries. Great customer relationships and excellent service are a vital part of our DNA, and we take pride in having the happiest customers, from start to end.

Join Product Management

"Within Product Management at FOSS, we work with and own some of the most sophisticated food analysis instruments on the market - instruments that help secure and improve food quality globally. We are a team of 40 colleagues, 30 in Hillerød and 10 in Suzhou, China, that constantly monitor our portfolio performance as well as providing technical support to FOSS service engineers globally.

We are looking for a Student Help to join the team and help us with performing quantitative analyses and presenting results in easy to understand and use format. You will join a highly professional yet informal team, where all team members´contributions are valued!" says Ole Skovbæk, Vice president for Product Management, Service.

About the position

Reporting to the Global Technical Support Manager for Product Management, you will be supporting the team around 6 to 10 hours a week, when it comes to making quantitative analyses (both ad hoc and on a monthly or bi-weekly basis) and results presentations.

This is why our ideal future colleague possesses advanced Excel data-analyst skills - which are all about mastery over formulas, VBA (Visual Basic for Applications) programming, and other Excel features for handling complex tasks. Experts can use Excel for more advanced purposes like data analytics and simulation. It is great if you also come with Powerpoint skills, as well as the ability to work in an international atmosphere where English is the corporate language.

It´s simple - if you are looking for a purpose driven and international environment with flexible working hours, with plenty of opportunities to learn - then FOSS might be the right place for you!

Being a Student Helper at FOSS

Joining FOSS, you will get an interesting and challenging job where you will be part of an international atmosphere, working with people from all over the world on a daily basis. We credit independence and fact-driven decisions, and there are great opportunities to bring your ideas to the table. We focus on a meaningful job with development and career opportunities - in fact, many former students continued their journey after their experience as Student Help.

Students are important to FOSS and present in many departments accross the organization. This is why we have recently launched our Student Community, a cross functionnal group of students from the entire organization, aiming to facilitate the integration as well as the personal and professional development of our students at FOSS. You will join a network of about 25 Students, who gather for social and professional events and network.

You will be working from our Innovation Center in Hillerød, with the possibility to sign up for activities and exercise groups, work out at our fitness center and eat at our canteen (lunch, afternoon snacks and coffee/fruits all day long).


Send your application using the link below. Note that we only receive applications via the link. We conduct interviews on an ongoing basis. Therefore, we encourage you to apply as soon as possible and look forward to hearing from you!

All applications for vacant positions will be welcomed and will be considered on the relative merits of the applicant against the role profile for the position regardless of nationality, ethnicity, sex, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, parental responsibilities, age, religion, or belief.


FOSS contributes to the sustainable use of our planet’s agricultural resources and thus to the nutrition and health of the people of the world. We make it our business to build analytical solutions, which add value by improving food quality and optimising production, from raw material to finished product. FOSS helps optimise the use of food and agricultural resources by enabling customers to run intelligent data-driven productions with less waste, better quality, bigger yields, and more optimal use of raw materials. Always at the forefront of analytical technology development, FOSS provides a range of analytical solutions from laboratory to at-line and in-line solutions, across industries from dairy to grain and meat. FOSS provides instruments and solutions to the world’s 100 largest food companies and for more than 60 years, FOSS has been innovating analytical technology. FOSS was founded by Nils Foss in Hillerød in 1956. We are a family-owned, global company and our products and services are sold all around the world. FOSS employs more than 1,500 highly qualified people worldwide.