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Internship - Logistics Procurement Europe (July 2019)

10/05/2019 Hoofddorp, Noord-Holland, NL

About the Internship

You will work within the Europe Logistics / Supply Chain Procurement team at our brand-new Danone’s Netherlands headquarters in Hoofddorp. We are responsible for managing all the logistics and supply chain procurement streams for all our business units (Essential Dairy- and Plant-based, Alpro, Waters, Specialized Nutrition, Cycles & Procurement).  Within our team, a lot of data gathering, analysis, stakeholder management and alignment is required for taking decisions. This means that you will have diverse assignments from all the logistics streams and the opportunity to work cross business units, to contribute to sourcing strategies and to maximize value to the business.

Your main responsibility will be Tender Management. This means that you will manage and coordinates the tender process for transport, – recognizing opportunities to optimize the current process and analyzing the subsequent supplier selection process.

Next to that, you will work on tasks like:

  • Contract management and Sedex: align with the legal department to make sure that all documentation used for transport tenders is aligned and compliant;
  • Supports the Global Category Buyer in building business cases with different suppliers;
  • Support analytical study of Europe's transportation/warehousing network, to build scenarios in order to deliver value to the business;
  • Run European tenders and cost analysis for road, rail and short sea transport modes.

Next to the above mentioned, there will be as well some ad-hoc projects available that will depend on the timing of your internship.

Are you ready to gain a great learning experience where you will gain insights into Danone’s supply chain and logistics? You will work across all business units improving your stakeholder management, data crunching, networking and communication skills. Join us as our Logistics Procurement Europe Intern from July 2019 onwards at our brand-new office in Hoofddorp, NL!

About You

You are a student in Supply Chain / Business Administration / Industrial Engineering or any other related studies with a strong affinity with logistics and supply chain management. You should be a proactiveindependent and enthusiastic individual with strong analytical skills (working with numbers in Excel). You are accurate and detail-oriented in your work, while not being afraid to communicate and network with a number of stakeholders.

There are also some hard requirements that you should consider:

  • You need to be enrolled as a student during the whole duration of the internship (if you are a non-EU citizen, you need to be enrolled at a Dutch university);
  • You are fluent in English – oral and written;
  • You can start as of July 2019 for a minimum of 6 months (fulltime, 5 days per week);
  • You are able to work in Hoofddorp, NL.  

About Us

Danone’s mission is bringing health through food to as many people as possible and we want to invite people to join the movement for a healthier world. We recognize the power people have to impact the world through their daily choices. Healthy food needs a healthy planet, and this is what our new signature One Planet One Health embodies. Want to discover more about Danone in the Benelux? Check it out here.

You will join the Global Logistics and Supply Chain Procurement team and you will report to the Regional Senior Buyer – EU Primary Transportation, David Dzhavakhishvili. Your manager will give you the freedom to grow by giving you the ownership, tools and knowledge you need to succeed. 

We Offer

We offer a monthly internship allowance dependent on the educational institution that you are enrolled in. Please do keep in mind that we do not offer relocation and/or accommodation benefits for students coming from abroad. Our work environment is very international, which will allow you to greatly improve your language, intercultural and interpersonal skills.

What's next?

Hit the “apply now” button – the sooner, the better! Part of the interview process will be a telephone screening with the HR recruitment team and a 2nd round interview with your future supervising manager. To comply with GDPR regulations, we cannot process your personal data without given consent. Therefore, we strongly recommend applying directly via our careers website.

Need more information? Please contact me:

Birte Brinkmoeller
Campus Recruitment Intern birte.brinkmoeller@danone.com +31 (0) 6 158 85 296
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