R&D Internship


Somerset, NJ



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Job Brief

Promotion In Motion is seeking bright, eager interns for our R&D department. Promotion In Motion is one of the fastest-growing snack and candy manufacturers and marketers in North America, and was named one of the 70 largest global candy companies.  Our brands include Welch’s® Fruit Snacks, Sun-Maid® Chocolate Raisins, Sour Jacks® Sour Candies, new Juicefuls® Juice-Filled Fruit Snacks and many more. These brands are found across North America in outlets including Walmart, Target, Costco, Sam’s, BJ’s, AMC Movie Theatres, 7-11 and thousands of other grocery stores, movie theatres, convenience stores, vending machines, specialty retailers and more


The R&D Summer intern will be a student pursing a Food Science or Chemical Engineering degree working about 30-40 hours per week. The assignments will provide valuable exposure and experience in areas of:

  • Data analysis/ Calculations
  • New product launch- Super fruits 6/1
  • Transition to natural colors and flavors
  • Bench work to full scale moguls
  • Sensory testing


  • Currently pursuing a bachelor’s degree in Food Science or Chemical Engineering
  • Cumulative GPA of 3.2
  • Basic Science Labs
  • Excellent interpersonal and critical thinking skills
  • High degree of initiative
  • Solid Microsoft Excel skills
  • Strong organization skills and attention to detail
  • Ability to work with various departments and levels of the organization

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