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Procurement Operations Intern

29/11/2019 Hoofddorp, Noord-Holland, NL
Have you ever thought about starting an internship in Danone? Join us as our Procurement Operations intern and challenge yourself by gaining experience in a dynamic & international environment!

About the Job

As a Procurement Operations intern you will be challenged to perform on the highest possible level! You will be part of the Danone’s Procurement Operations team located in Danone Place Amsterdam. The Procurement Operations team manages the relationships between the suppliers, the Danone factories and the global buyers.

We are currently running a large digital transformation regarding the way we collaborate with our suppliers. This transformation takes place through the implementation of a new supplier collaborative platform to be rolled out over more than 12 business units over the world.

As part of the project team, you contribute to the onboarding of our suppliers and our Danone business units into the new platform.

Short list of your main responsibilities:

  • Follow-up the progress of the supplier onboarding plan
  • Stabilization of the digital tool implemented
  • Maintain, improve and share training materials to support the change management for suppliers and Danone BU
  • Perform trainings to Danone Business units and suppliers
  • Process optimization to grant the stability of the tool

About You

We are looking for Master student in Procurement or Supply Chain. You are highly motivated for a new challenge and are open to learn, enthusiastic & enjoy solving problems in an international environment. You have a proactive, “can do” mindset and are not afraid to reach out to both internal and external stakeholders when necessary. You are able to prioritize in a fast paced environment and respect deadlines. Your analytical and logical mindset allows you to find the most efficient solutions in a complex system.

There are also some compulsory requirements:

  • You are an enrolled as a student for the whole duration of the internship (non-EU citizens are only eligible to apply if they are enrolled in a Dutch university);
  • You are fluent in English- oral and written
  • You can start as of January 1st for at least 5-6 months, 4-5 days per week;
  • You are willing to relocate/travel to Hoofddorp, NL

About Us

At Danone, we are dedicated to achieving health through food. And not only that; we want our mission to benefit people of every age, in every social and cultural environment and in every part of the world - as many people as possible.

Cycles & Procurement (C&P) is the brand-new cross-division organization that consists of the sourcing capabilities and dedicated transversal teams that will deliver the Food & Water Cycle ambitions, contributing to securing our license to operate and strengthening our competitive advantage.

We Offer

The opportunity to experience in practice how the procurement operations contribute to decision making and long-term actions. This role will bring you the great challenge to work and learn in a big, dynamic multinational like Danone. Additionally you will work closely with the Upstream Supply Chain Integration Director, allowing you to experience this hands on,  unique learning opportunity to the fullest.

At Danone, we are dedicated to achieving health through food. And not only that; we want our mission to benefit people of every age, in every social and cultural environment and in every part of the world - as many people as possible.

Proactivity, empowerment, and diversity are the basis of Danone culture. You will be part of an international environment where every day can be a fresh adventure, full of new possibilities and opportunities to learn. Which will allow you to greatly improve your language, intercultural and interpersonal skills.

We offer a monthly internship allowance plus reimbursement of home-work commuting cost in the Netherlands. Please do keep in mind that we do not offer relocation and/or accommodation benefits for students coming from abroad.

What's next?

If we just described your profile, please click the “Apply now” button! If you have any questions or need more information about the job, please contact me:

Elin Andren Eriksson
Campus Recruitment Intern