Global Engineer Program - Purchasing specialist (Architecture area)
Purchasing & Sourcing
Full Time
Italy
2019-12-14

Purchasing specialist (Architecture area) - Internship

Susegana, Italy – 1 position 

THE GLOBAL ENGINEER PROGRAM EXPERIENCE

The Electrolux Global Engineer Program (GEP) is a proactive initiative that brings together young engineering talent across various functions and global offices of Electrolux. This program is for you, who are interested in a global, hands-on experience in an intercultural setting with the goal of securing global employment opportunities within the company upon a successful completion of the internship.

ABOUT THE ROLE
You will be working in the Global Food Preservation Purchasing Organization team, part of Global Purchasing Organization. You will be responsible of supporting some commodities activities in dedicated platform/component families together with purchasing colleagues and cross-functional stakeholders on current business and new projects for strategic fit in our products. Additionally, analyses solutions with suppliers, for optimization of our component range and/or standardization. 

A REGULAR DAY AT WORK
To contribute to the team goals, you will:

•Actively contribute inside global organization on the daily job with purchasing team and suppliers 
•Work inside new architectures / products for new components /supplier selection
•Learn our internal processes and tools for component management and benchmark methodology
•Have an active role, within the team, to improve the product quality and optimize product total costs, including internal assembly cost.
•Actively propose strategic guidelines for supplier/ and component development.

WHO YOU ARE
•Communicative. You can make yourself understood and are a good listener.
•Proactive. You drive things forward and take initiative in order to achieve team goals. Process and target oriented.
•Relationship builder. You are able to work in an international matrix organization, building strong collaboration with the people and functions you work with
•Team-oriented. Team player with ability to work in cross functional and international team
•Continuous improvement mindset.
•You are willing and have availability to travel to different countries

YOUR EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, AND SKILLS
•You are a graduating student (Master Degree) or recent graduate of Engineering, or similar fields with courses in Math, Physics, and eventually AI would be a plus.
•You have advanced English written and spoken
•You have experience or exhibit skills on the following: stakeholder management. 

WHAT YOU WILL GET FROM THE PROGRAM 
•Learning experience within 12 months
•Net salary of 1.280 euros
•Vacation days and other company benefits
•Laptop
•Visa costs and process 
•Reallocation support: local registration processes
•Settle-in support through a digital assistant for:
   o Bank account
   o Accommodation
   o Insights about your destination from colleagues
•Participation in two Global Engineer Program Summits (3 days) in selected Electrolux sites
•Support in permanent hiring opportunities within Electrolux Group towards the end of the program

Apply now

We encourage you to apply as soon as possible as candidates will be interviewed continuously. The position may be filled prior to the date described as 'Apply by'