Summer Trainee, Procurement
We are now looking for a Summer Trainee to join us in the Procurement team at Fortum. The role of our procurement is to enable strong business performance, sustainable purchasing processes, legally valid contracts and to secure the availability of right materials and services considering the needs and requirements from our stakeholders.
You will be responsible for supporting us in various activities, including for example:
- Creating purchase orders and supporting in procurement systems implementations
- Conducting supplier questionnaires and spend analytics
- Maintaining and improving the instructions and information quality in our systems
- Providing support to our procurement teams
- Developing the content in our procurement sites (e.g. supplier website, Intranet, Office365)
We offer you
This is the start of your meaningful career journey at Fortum. We actively encourage job rotation and development activities across the company with open leadership as our guiding principle. You will be part of the Procurement Development Team and involved hands-on in supporting our procurement function for reaching our goals. This position offers you an excellent place to develop both your understanding and knowledge of professional procurement practices and energy business. We offer you to be part of improving procurement processes, tools, instructions and policies across different countries and businesses at Fortum.
This position is a fixed-term summer trainee position until the 31st of August 2020. The starting date is preferably in the beginning of May, but latest by the 1st of June 2020.
The location for this position is at Fortum Headquarters in Espoo.
You are an university student in a relevant field (e.g. technology, economy). You are confident and used to working with different IT systems and MS Office tools (especially excel). In this position you will need good communication and analytical skills as well as active and initiative attitude.
We prefer excellent language skills in Finnish and English. Swedish and/or Russian are considered as a merit.
Please send your application via our online recruitment system by clicking the below link. For more information, please contact Elina Haaparanta by sending email to elina.haaparanta[at]fortum.com.
Last day to apply for the position is 31.1.2020.
To be selected for the position, the applicant must go through background clearance and a health examination including drug testing.