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Kraft HeinzInternship Global Procurement Indirect

Application deadline 04-12-2016
Start date 10-11-2016
Placement type Final Internships
Duration in months
6
to
Duration in months max: 
12
Category

Finance

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Level
HBO & WO
Location
Zeist
Salary / month
€ 625.-
Deadline:
04-12-2016 (For Past)
Category:

Finance

Level:
HBO & WO
Location:
Zeist
Duration in months:
6
Start date:
10-11-2016
04-12-2016
Deadline
Past
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Main activities

For the Indirects Global Procurement team in Zeist we are looking for a (3rd/4th year of study) Bachelor/Master student who is interested in an internship of 6-12 months which can include a graduation assignment.

The purpose of the role is to support and work with the global team responsible for the procurement of Indirects. Indirects Procurement includes sourcing of Marketing (premiums, displays, agencies, media), Travel, Staffing, Leases and Rentals, HR Services, Services, Consultancy, Technology, Capex, MRO, Facility Management and Energy.

The internship can be used to develop a problem statement for a thesis. Examples of problem statements from former interns:
What is the best procurement strategy and process for solar power installations in Kraft Heinz plants?
What are the advantages and disadvantages of Kraft Heinz Zero Based Budgeting methods?

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The key activities of the applicant are:

  1. Assist Global Category Leads and Buyers in day to day issues at hand (Invoice resolution, supplier queries, Purchase Order approvals)
  2. A thorough spends analysis and data collection of the Indirect spend and supplier base. With the data gathering, the applicant will need to have a pro-active approach in reaching out to the various countries. 
  3. Based on the spend analyses a plan needs to be developed on how to approach the spend.
  4. Contracts need to be updated and maintained. Applicant will assist in securing that all current contracts are signed and stored correctly and termination clauses are clear.
  5. Assist Global Category Leads and Buyers on current projects. This will involve assessing requirements, conducting industry analyses, drafting tender documents, and preparing and conducting negotiations,
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Job requirements

  • Applicant should be in the final stage (3rd/4th year of study) of a Bachelors or Masters study in Economics/Business Administration
  • Interested in pursuing a career in Procurement/Purchasing
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Strong analytical capability
  • A commercial mindset
  • Strong in verbal and written business English
  • Good computer skills (Excel/Word/Powerpoint)
  • Self-starter, able to accomplish tasks on own initiative
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About the company

The Kraft Heinz Company is one of the world’s leading marketers and producers of healthy, convenient and affordable foods, with a growing global portfolio of leading brands in three core categories: Ketchup & Sauces, Meals & Snacks and Infant/Nutrition.

As pioneer in the packaged foods industry, Kraft Heinz is famous for its iconic brands on six continents, showcased by Heinz Ketchup, the World’s Favorite Ketchup. Its leading brands enjoy number-one or number-two market positions in more than 50 countries.

At Kraft Heinz, to be the BEST food company, growing a BETTER world is more than a dream – it’s our vision. To be the best, we want the best – best brands, best processes and most importantly the best people.

Headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, the Kraft Heinz Company has five business segments: North American Consumer Products, Europe, Asia/Pacific, U.S. Foodservice and the Rest of the World.

Founded in 1869, Heinz is a trusted name for consumers, a socially responsible employer that is making a positive difference in the community, and a great place to work.

The Heinz Innovation Center develops products for the Heinz brands in Continental Europe: Heinz, Honig, Wijko, Amoy, Brinta, De Ruijter, Venz, Roosvicee and Karvan Cévitam.

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Other information

Start date: March 1st (earlier might be possible)
Location: Zeist
Period: 6 months
Salary for 4 days a week € 500 per month, for 5 days a week € 625 per month
Compensation for travel expenses

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Contact

If you are interested and have the right qualifications, then please send your CV and motivation to Jaime Bodelón (HR Recruitment) via the apply button below.

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Working at Kraft Heinz

Branche
FMCG
Headquarters Holland
Zeist