Procurement Intern

Paid Business Opportunity at HAVI Global Solutions

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Competitive Salary (Full Time Position)
Furzeground, Uxbridge, UB11 1BY
Immediate Start
Lasts around 12 Months
Deadline for Applications 3rd June 2017 at 5pm (3 weeks ago)
This opportunity may potentially lead to full time employment
Applications accepted from Students or Graduates only

About Opportunity

HAVI Global Solutions are offering a 6 to 12 month internship supporting the Sourcing Managers in the implementation of the category strategies, contract and supplier management including administrative tasks. The successful candidate will need to demonstrate a broad range of skills and experience to help the team meet their targets.

Required Skills:

  • 2.1 or above (MSc) in supply chain, procurement, engineering, or business
  • Strong working skills of Microsoft excel, Outlook and PowerPoint
  • Excellent communication and organisational skills.
  • A good eye for detail and drive to see things through to timely and effective completion
  • Previous experience of stakeholder management
  • Exposure to managing supplier relationships
  • Enthusiastic, with a ‘Can do’ attitude.

Day To Day Tasks

  • To provide support to the Sourcing & Implementation Managers with any ad hoc and strategic activities
  • To manage procurement projects with support from the Sourcing Managers
  • Support Sourcing Manager with cross-functional project teams in the planning and implementation of procurement initiatives
  • Maintain records of documentation concerning contractual agreements and supplier communications with web based sourcing tool Ivalua (training will be provided)
  • Ability to manipulate and analyse data using appropriate tools
  • Develop close co-operative relationships with internal stakeholders in order to: leverage their expertise, understand local market requirements, support their specific aims and objectives, and deliver value adding services and agreements.
  • E-sourcing supporting activity, including preparing pre SSR and SSR documents
  • Price list management & approvals
  • Follow up on briefs and communicate these clearly to the relevant suppliers
  • Organise samples and critical paths to meet the requirements of internal customer, under the direction of the Sourcing Manager.
  • Undertake specific projects as required by the Sourcing Managers

Desired Skills

  • Data Analysis
  • Manufacturing
  • Microsoft Office
  • Numeracy Skills
  • Planning
  • Planning & Logistics
  • Pricing
  • Procurement
  • Stakeholder Engagement
  • Stakeholder Management
  • Supplier Management
  • Supplier Negotiation
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Supply Chain Planning

Opportunity Location

London, England