• Company Name:
    Hindustan Unilever Limited (https://www.hul.co.in/)
  • Location:
    PAN India
  • Duration:
    2 Weeks
  • Total Efforts:
    35 Hours (Approx.)
  • Target Audience:
    Undergrad Students, Management Students
  • Number of openings:
  • Completed Date:
    1st May, 2017
  • Start Date :
    16th January 2017

About the company

Hindustan Unilever Limited (HUL) is India's largest Fast Moving Consumer Goods Company with a heritage of over 80 years in India and touches the lives of two out of three Indians. With over 35 brands spanning 20 distinct categories such as soaps, detergents, shampoos, skin care, toothpastes, deodorants, cosmetics, tea, coffee, packaged foods, ice cream, and water purifiers, the Company is a part of the everyday life of millions of consumers across India. Its portfolio includes leading household brands such as Lux, Lifebuoy, Surf Excel, Rin, Wheel, Fair & Lovely, Pond’s, Vaseline, Lakmé, Dove, Clinic Plus, Sunsilk, Pepsodent, Closeup, Axe, Brooke Bond, Bru, Knorr, Kissan, Kwality Wall’s and Pureit.

Skills you will Learn

  • Customer Engagement
  • Verbal Communication
  • Networking

Project Steps

  • Identify Local Retail Outlets (Grocery Stores, Departmental Stores, Branded Retail Stores, Salons & Cosmetic Stores, etc.) who sell or stock products belonging to the Personal Care and Food & Refreshments Categories
  • Approach them with the Survey Questionnaire on New Products and Capture the details & photos of any recently launched product (Launched within the last 3 Months) in the defined categories. [Details & Photos should captured as per the directions given by the Project Manager]
  • Conduct further Online Research on the Products to gather more details (Local Launch or National Launch/ Promotion Campaigns/ Brand Reviews/ etc.) as per the Survey form requirements.
  • Submit the Product Details via the Form to the Project Manager for further verification and approval purposes.

Expected Project Output

Identify and Capture Details of 20 New Product Launches (10 from Personal Care & 10 from Food & Refreshments) for any Local or National Brand.

Note: Not more than 30% of the Total Identified Products should be from National/ International Brands.

Selection Criteria

Any student who has scored 60% or above in the OysterConnect.com Aptitude Test, and has Completed any 1 Field Project on OysterConnect.com before 15th January, 2017 will be selected to work on this project.
  1. Click Here to Take the Test, if you have not taken it already
  2. If you have not completed any field project with OysterConnect.com before, then Click Here to Apply to a short 2-Weeks Project and complete the same before the 15th January, 2017

Type of Interaction

Virtual with Field Work, with flexible work hours. Student will be expected to spend 20-25 hours/week. Student will be required to do field work in the specified location. All interaction will happen over email/Group Chat/phone. No need to visit the office.

Extra Benefits

Certificates of Excellence (Based on Student achieving various Performance Parameters)

    Students attached to this Live Project:

    Manu Sharma
    Manu Sharma
    Indus Business Academy,Bangalore
    Completed - Pending Mentor Approval
    Shashank Gupta
    Shashank Gupta
    Symbiosis Institute of Business Management, Pune (SIBM, Pune)
    Srilekha chowdary
    Srilekha Chowdary
    P.B.Siddartha college of arts and science
    Completed - Pending Mentor Approval
    Alisha Tripathi
    Alisha Tripathi
    Symbiosis Institute of International Business (SIIB)
    Symbiosis Institute of International Business (SIIB)

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