Intern Global Sourcing and Supplier Development

Ref. Number: 
13.63
Starting Date: 
02/2017
Category: 
Internship
Industry: 
F&B
Responsibilities: 

 

 

About the company

Danone is a Fortune Global 500 company and one of the most successful healthy food companies in the world. Its mission is to bring health through food to as many people as possible. This is the mission of Danone that guides our 2500 “Danoners” in the Netherlands and more than 100.000 worldwide on an everyday basis. Our diverse business divisions and functions offer you a vast variety of career opportunities in a dynamic environment.

 

Strategic Resource Cycle

The Food & Water Cycle is one of our key strategic ambitions and embodies to protect and enhance our essential resources: Milk, Water & Plastic. These essential resources are the heart of our business in collaboration with our communities along the Food & Water Cycles. We do this through co-building the circular economy around our essential resources, leveraging alliances and technologies and nourishing meaningful brands for our consumers. The Strategic Resource Cycles (SRC) is the brand new cross-division organization that consists of the sourcing capabilities and dedicated transversal teams that will deliver the Food & Water Cycle ambitions, contributing to securing our license to operate and strengthening our competitive advantage.

 

By working together and sharing knowledge across functions and business units we will generate more value for the business, our ecosystem and our consumers. We are now looking for a:

 

Intern Global Sourcing and Supplier Development (SSD) – Upstream & Specialty Packaging

 

Your mission

You will support the Global Upstream Printed & Specialty Packaging team and Global Market Intelligence Packaging Team, for category strategy development on the flexible & Specialty packaging material portfolio in DANONE, and defining market drivers in Asia of the category.

 

As Intern Global Sourcing and Supplier Development (SSD) – Upstream & Specialty Packaging you will be responsible to:

  • Contribute in comprehensive Asian market assessment on flexible & Specialty packaging material (Specialty Paper, Poly-Propylene Films, Metal and Glass) based on DANONE requirements assessing productivity, innovation and simplification to create a competitive advantage.
  • Support and co-build the category strategy on Specialty Paper Sourcing (from Asia).
Job Requirements: 

 

 

We are looking for an Intern Global Sourcing and Supplier Development (SSD) – Upstream & Specialty Packaging with the following profile:

Experience & Technical Knowledge:

  • In process of obtaining MBA/ Master in Management or International Business
  • Experience 0-3 years

 

Skills & Competencies:

  • Strong stakeholder management skills.
  • Take ownership and make decisions.
  • Fluent in English
  • Ability to travel

 

Please send your resume directly to : bhawna.gandhi@danone.com 

Consultant: 
Marie PFAU (R1543880)