Sourcing Intern

Nvent Anoka , MN 55303

Posted 2 weeks ago

We're looking for people who put their innovation work to advance our success - and their own. Join an organization that ensures a more secure world through connecting and protecting our customers with inventive electrical solutions.

  • Not open for relocation*


  • Analyze spend and perform detailed supply market analysis for Supply Management team

  • Lead data harmonizing effort

  • Create standard reporting templates

  • Develop and document common processes

  • Provide Commodity strategy support

  • Make recommendations to improve productivity, quality, and efficiency of operations

  • Designs and develops specific supply chain initiatives to achieve competitive advantage and to improve responsiveness to customer demand

You have:

  • Academic background pursuing a Bachelor's degree in Business, Supply Chain, Finance, or related degree

  • Previous internship experience preferred

  • Ability to use strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Excellence in analytical, fact-based problem solving

  • Project management skills to:

  • Develop realistic plans, action steps, and timetables for projects and assignments.

  • Consistently meets deadlines

  • Coordinate work with other groups

  • Handle multiple demands and competing priorities

  • Ability to develop and execute initiatives

  • Interpersonal skills to operate effectively at all levels within the organization and with suppliers

  • Capable of handling many priorities

We have:

  • A dynamic global reach with diverse operations around the world that that will stretch your abilities, provide plentiful career opportunities, and allow you to make an impact every day

  • We are a $2.1 billion, high-performance electrical company with a dedicated team of 9,000 people, across more than 80 global locations

  • We have a robust portfolio of product brands dating back more than 100 years and including: nVent CADDY, ERICO, HOFFMAN, RAYCHEM, SCHROFF and TRACER

  • Commitment to strengthen communities where our employees live and work

  • We encourage and support the philanthropic activities of our employees worldwide

  • Through our nVent in Action matching program, we provide funds to nonprofit and educational organizations where our employees volunteer or donate money

  • Core values that shape our culture and drive us to deliver the best for our employees and our customers. We're known for being:

  • Innovative & adaptable

  • Dedicated to absolute integrity

  • Focused on the customer first

  • Respectful and team oriented

  • Optimistic and energizing

  • Accountable for performance

At nVent, we connect and protect our customers with inventive electrical solutions. People are our most valuable asset. Inclusion and diversity means that we celebrate and encourage each other's authenticity because we understand that uniqueness sparks growth.

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