Philips Internship: Supplier Lifecycle Communication Management in Eindhoven, Netherlands

Your challenge

Are you the enthusiastic, talented intern we’re looking for?

Philips procurement is undergoing a transformation to accelerate growth and improve performance. For this important program we are looking for students with different study backgrounds, who can stand their ground and want to be part of this important program in Philips. You will work with the Procurement Governance team and will work directly with colleagues and managers in Procurement as well as in the businesses that are supported by the function’s work.

Building on your academic background, innovative focus and your creative, hands on, entrepreneurial mindset you will contribute in achieving our ambition. We offer you a role with great responsibility in a corporate environment where you get the chance to accelerate your own development.

Your responsibilities

  • Planning, preparation and implementation of international communication measures within the supplier lifecycle project in procurement

  • Target group-specific creation of texts for internal and external project stakeholders

  • Communicative support for the forthcoming change in the way of working with regards to the future supplier lifecycle management

  • Preparation of presentations and cooperation in operational day-to-day business

Your team

You will be part of the Project Team of Supplier Lifecycle Management. This team exist out multiple interns and experts. You will be located at our office in Eindhoven.

Our offer

We offer exposure in a strategic position in a very dynamic business. You will have the opportunity to shape and direct high impact business strategies. In addition, Philips offers you excellent career development possibilities.

  • Thesis writing is open for discussion

  • Duration: 3-6 months

  • We prefer students able to start as soon as possible but no later than August/September 2017

We are looking for

To be successful in this internship we are looking for you:

Students currently studying towards your Bachelor or Master specializing in:

  • Business informatics

  • Education or experience in (Open) Innovation Management and/or Procurement (strategy, supplier negotiation and selection, supplier collaboration) is a plus.

In addition, we are looking for someone with the following competences:

  • Strong innovative mindset, with capability of looking beyond the application as such;

  • Strong analytical, problem solving skills combined with a strong business sense and a drive for business impact;

  • Ability to manage and organize both your own work as well as projects and senior executives meetings;

  • An open and globally oriented work mentality, combined with a true self-starting character which will contribute to the overall team;

  • Solid spoken and written English skills;

  • Good communication skills (verbal and writing);

  • Strong self-drive;

If you recognize yourself in this profile and would like to take this challenge, we invite you to apply no later than 02-07-2017!

Notes

Required documents in order for us to continue with your application:

  • Resume

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Please note that in order to be considered for an internship, it should be compulsory (for students outside EU/EER) by your education and you need to be registered as a student during the entire internship period . Formal documentation of which may be requested at any time.

Please note that the contents of our regular internship assignments are not suitable for professionals (and/or MBA students) with professional work experience.

Your challenge

Are you the enthusiastic, talented intern we’re looking for?

Philips procurement is undergoing a transformation to accelerate growth and improve performance. For this important program we are looking for students with different study backgrounds, who can stand their ground and want to be part of this important program in Philips. You will work with the Procurement Governance team and will work directly with colleagues and managers in Procurement as well as in the businesses that are supported by the function’s work.

Building on your academic background, innovative focus and your creative, hands on, entrepreneurial mindset you will contribute in achieving our ambition. We offer you a role with great responsibility in a corporate environment where you get the chance to accelerate your own development.

Your responsibilities

  • Planning, preparation and implementation of international communication measures within the supplier lifecycle project in procurement

  • Target group-specific creation of texts for internal and external project stakeholders

  • Communicative support for the forthcoming change in the way of working with regards to the future supplier lifecycle management

  • Preparation of presentations and cooperation in operational day-to-day business

Your team

You will be part of the Project Team of Supplier Lifecycle Management. This team exist out multiple interns and experts. You will be located at our office in Eindhoven.

Our offer

We offer exposure in a strategic position in a very dynamic business. You will have the opportunity to shape and direct high impact business strategies. In addition, Philips offers you excellent career development possibilities.

  • Thesis writing is open for discussion

  • Duration: 3-6 months

  • We prefer students able to start as soon as possible but no later than August/September 2017

We are looking for

To be successful in this internship we are looking for you:

Students currently studying towards your Bachelor or Master specializing in:

  • Business informatics

  • Education or experience in (Open) Innovation Management and/or Procurement (strategy, supplier negotiation and selection, supplier collaboration) is a plus.

In addition, we are looking for someone with the following competences:

  • Strong innovative mindset, with capability of looking beyond the application as such;

  • Strong analytical, problem solving skills combined with a strong business sense and a drive for business impact;

  • Ability to manage and organize both your own work as well as projects and senior executives meetings;

  • An open and globally oriented work mentality, combined with a true self-starting character which will contribute to the overall team;

  • Solid spoken and written English skills;

  • Good communication skills (verbal and writing);

  • Strong self-drive;

If you recognize yourself in this profile and would like to take this challenge, we invite you to apply no later than 02-07-2017!

Notes

Required documents in order for us to continue with your application:

  • Resume

·

Please note that in order to be considered for an internship, it should be compulsory (for students outside EU/EER) by your education and you need to be registered as a student during the entire internship period . Formal documentation of which may be requested at any time.

Please note that the contents of our regular internship assignments are not suitable for professionals (and/or MBA students) with professional work experience.