Supply Chain / Procurement Intern

Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. Carlsbad , CA 92008

Posted 1 week ago

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US - California - Carlsbad


Job Description

When you're part of the team at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you'll do important work. You'll have the opportunity to grow and learn in a culture that empowers your development. We have created an inclusive, global environment that values the power of diverse talent, backgrounds, and experiences to drive speed, productivity, innovation, and growth.

Our internship program will give you a chance to get real world business experience and build your network before graduation. We are seeking an energetic, responsible intern to join our growing organization. In this position, you will be expected to learn the ins-and-outs of our daily routines and procedures. You will focus on learning how our organization runs, and can be expected to gain valuable insight that can further your interest in your chosen career field.

Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE: TMO) is the world leader in serving science. With revenues of $20 billion and the largest investment in R&D in the industry, we give our 70,000 employees the resources and opportunities to make significant contributions to the world. The customers we serve fall within pharmaceutical and biotech companies, hospitals and clinical diagnostic labs, universities, research institutions and government agencies. Our products and services help accelerate the pace of scientific discovery, and solve challenges ranging from complex research to routine testing to field applications.

The Procurement/Supply Chain Internship position provides an opportunity for students who are currently pursuing a Supply Chain, Business, or like engineering degree to get hands on experience working with suppliers in a fast-paced Life Sciences environment. The Procurement/Sourcing intern will contribute to continuous improvement projects and advance best design practices.

The position starts in June, paid working 40 hours per week through August. Opportunity exists for this position to continue through the academic year on a part-time basis to allow for class schedules.

Essential Functions

  • Provide project management support for various sourcing initiatives

  • Engage in supplier negotiations and cost optimization projects

  • Work with cross functional team to ensure project progression

  • Identify opportunities to streamline existing processes

  • Identify cost savings opportunities and assist team members in the execution of these strategies

  • Perform tasks independently with minimal guidance

Minimum Requirements/Qualifications:

  • Student enrolled in a supply chain or engineering program at an accredited college

  • Leadership skills

  • Strong communication skills

  • Problem solving expertise

At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 70,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. Join us and contribute to our singular missionenabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer.

If you are an individual with a disability who requires reasonable accommodation to complete any part of our application process, click here for further assistance.

Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.

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