In this role, you have the opportunity to
contribute to some of the procurement operational and strategic initiatives that aims at improving the quality, service and cost of how our products are delivered to the end customers.
You are responsible for
Sourcing of transportation, warehousing and customs brokerage services covering 10+ markets in Asia Pacific Region.
Managing contracts and related negotiations with internal stakeholders and external logistics suppliers
Collaborating with supplier quality teams for Quality Agreement
Partnering with other functions for regional and global strategic projects
Identifying, participating or leading in procurement/improvement projects /initiatives
Any other projects assigned by management
You are a part of
a lean and nimble global procurement team consists of experienced logistics and Supply Chain professionals. You will be based in Singapore collaborating with both domestics and overseas team members. You will have the opportunity to work with cross-functional business teams at various levels of the organization for projects on regional/global scale.
To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience
Currently pursuing a bachelor or a master degree, preferably in Logistics or Business related fields.
Willing to learn, proactive and problem-solving attitude is required
Prior procurement or logistics 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 & Word & PowerPoint skills are required
Available to commit fully from July to December 2020
In return, we offer you
Due to the diversity of this internship, you can be assured that it will be a great learning opportunity. This internship exposes you to a vast variety of real life applications related to Supply Chain & Logistics, Operation Management, Finance, Negotiation Strategy/Tactics, Legal, Risk Management, Quality, etc., which will enable you to make better career related decisions post-graduation.
Selected candidate will report to the Senior Director in Shanghai and be assigned with a Senior Manager in Singapore as day to day supervisor.
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