Procurement Team Intern

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Location:Sydney

Your challenge

Philips is a one of the world’s leading healthtech companies; we are continuously improving quality of people’s lives through innovative developments across the Healthtech industry. Philips ASEAN Pacific procurement team is currently recruiting for an intern to contribute to some of the procurement operational and strategic initiatives.

Your responsibilities

  • Identifies, participates or leads in procurement /improvement projects /initiatives

  • Performs operational and tactical sourcing activities

  • Liaises and coordinates the Supplier Innovation Initiatives.

  • Coordination with supplier quality teams for supplier Quality Management System qualification and Product Risk Assessment.

  • Assists in running Daily Management meetings.

Your team

You will be part of a dynamic pan regional procurement team working across three markets (ASEAN Pacific, Japan and India). You will also have the opportunity to work with cross-functional business teams at various levels of the organization.

To be considered, you will demonstrate the following qualities

  • Currently pursuing a bachelor or a master degree, preferably in Supply Chain, Business Admin or equivalent.

  • Willing to learn, proactive and problem-solving attitude is required

  • Prior procurement or supply chain related internship experience will be an advantage, but not a pre-requisite

  • Enjoys working in a multi-cultural & team-based environment

  • Strong communications & inter-personal skills

  • Good Excel & PowerPoint skills are required

  • Available from January to June 2021

Our offer

Due to the diversity of this internship, you can be assured that it will be a great learning opportunity. This internship allows you to apply academic theory to actual workplace situations which will enable your career making decision post-graduation.

Selected candidate will work and report to Head of Procurement and will be expected to engage with multiple business leaders within the three markets.

Why should you join Philips?

Working at Philips is more than a job. It’s a calling to create a healthier society through meaningful work, focused on improving 3 billion lives a year by delivering innovative solutions across the health continuum. Our people experience a variety of unexpected moments when their lives and careers come together in meaningful ways. Learn more by watching this video.

To find out more about what it’s like working for Philips at a personal level, visit the Working at Philips page on our career website, where you can read stories from our employee blog. Once there,you can also learn about our recruitment process, or find answers to some of the frequently asked questions.