Global Procurement Indirects Intern

The Kraft Heinz Company Amsterdam , NY 12010

Posted 2 months ago

Our Company

The Kraft Heinz Company is revolutionizing the food industry we will be the most profitable food company powered by the most talented people with unwavering commitment to our communities, leading brands and highest product quality in every category in which we compete. As a global powerhouse, Kraft Heinz represents over $26 billion in revenue and is the 5th largest food and beverage company in the world.

At Kraft Heinz, to be the BEST food company, growing a BETTER world is more than a dream it is our GLOBAL VISION. To be the best, we want the best best brands, best practices and, most importantly, the best people.

It's a Question of Taste

Do more, be more. Whatever your aspirations, experience something exceptional at Kraft Heinz.

We'll give you the freedom to determine your own direction and deliver in your own style. Outperform our expectations and you'll move forward faster than you ever thought possible. Come ready to dream. Come eager to grow.

Get a taste of what your career could be at kraftheinzcompany.com/careers.

Job Description

For the Indirects Global Procurement team in Amsterdam 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?

The key activities of the applicant are:

Assist Global Category Leads and Buyers in day to day issues at hand (Invoice resolution, supplier queries, Purchase Order approvals) 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.

Based on the spend analyses a plan needs to be developed on how to approach the spend. 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.

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,

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

Other information

Start date: ASAP

Location: Amsterdam

Period: 6 months

Salary for 4 days a week 500 per month, for 5 days a week 625 per month

Compensation for travel expenses

Location(s)Amsterdam



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