Phase1, Procurement Trainee
Phase1 is Orion's a paid trainee program for university and university of applied sciences students. During the summer you get inspiring tasks and get to know other trainees on events. You have also a possibility to network with other orionees through mentoring.
Description of the position
You will be assigned responsibilities mainly in indirect procurement areas and categories according the the actual needs. Indirect procurement includes all service and products which support Orion's different business units and are not part of the products that we directly sell - it can also be summarized that Indirect Procurement encompasses all procurement except for the so called "direct" raw materials, packaging materials and finished products. We support the work of a broad range of internal stakeholders and collaborate with suppliers globally
Your responsibilities may also include tasks from other teams within Supply Chain & Procurement organisation. In case feasible, your personal knowledge and preferences can guide the final definition of the tasks. The responsibilities will support the strategic sourcing tasks, like sourcing, supplier relationship management and contract lifecycle management. In fulfilling the tasks you are expected to be in contact with both internal and external stakeholders.
Description of the unit
Indirect Procurement is part of Supply Chain & Procurement within Orion Global Operations. We are responsible for the strategic sourcing of indirect services & goods, supplier management, risk management and category management within Orion Corporation in close cooperation with our internal stakeholders as well as our external partners.
We have a true passion to be the best in our field!
We offer you the opportunity to show your talent in one of the most innovative companies in Finland. We also offer you great colleagues and the opportunity to challenge yourself with interesting tasks. In addition to your own duties, you will get a comprehensive picture of all of Orion's activities and numerous different tasks we have. Appreciation of colleagues and continuous development are part of our core values.
Welcome to build well-being summer 2021!
We are looking for a positive, energetic and proactive person, who accepts demanding goals and shows drive and determination towards fulfilling them. You have a curious mindset, you are willing to learn and understand how things are, and have eagerness to develop things further. You also possess good negotiation, networking and analytical skills and are a team player.
We hope you have:
- Minimum. 60% of your University studies completed, preferably including several courses in the field of procurement management, logistics or SCM
- Former experience in sourcing and/or supply chain management is considered an asset
- Fluency in oral and written Finnish and English
- SAP knowledge is counted as an asset
We offer interesting tasks and possibilities to learn and develop your professional expertise in the field of indirect procurement and a place within a team of professionals. The role will be based in Espoo. Please include your salary request in your application. The summer job is planned to start during May and is for 3 or 4 months.
If you interested, please apply at the latest on 31st of January 2021! You can read more information about the Phase1 trainee program and the recruitment process via Orion's website.