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 and sustainable business performance, to perform 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 procurement activities, including for example:
- Creating purchase orders and supporting the end users across Fortum in the end-to-end procurement process
- Conducting supplier questionnaires and improving the quality of data in our systems
- Providing support and creating specific reports to our procurement teams
- Supporting our key development projects to success in source-to-pay area
- Maintaining and improving the instructions and the content in our procurement sites (e.g. Intranet)
We offer you
This can be the start of your meaningful career journey at Fortum. 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 the team working with procurement processes, tools, instructions and policies across different countries and businesses at Fortum.
We invite you, together with us, to build a cleaner word. We believe in Open Leadership and in creating a safe and inspiring work environment and company culture that help our people to do their best. Our Values – curiosity, responsibility, integrity and respect – provide a foundation for our company culture. Your manager will provide you an introduction to your daily tasks and duties. Furthermore, we will arrange a corporate induction event and a possibility to network with other summer trainees.
This position is a fixed-term summer trainee position until the 31st of August 2021. 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 a Master’s or Bachelor’s degree student in a relevant field (e.g. technology, economy, procurement, supply chain management). 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. But most of all, we appreciate an active and initiative attitude.
We prefer excellent language skills in Finnish and English. German and Swedish 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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
Last day to apply for the position is 31.1.2021. Our recruitment process might include a video interview, which will be followed by manager’s face-to-face interview. Please apply as soon as possible, as we start contacting suitable candidates already during application period.
To be selected for the position, the applicant must go through background clearance and a health examination including drug testing.