Job Title:  Sourcing Intern - Summer 2024


Kent, OH, US, 44240

Business Unit:  Dynamic Fluid Solutions
Posting Date:  Nov 17, 2023
Job Description: 

Are you interested in learning about Supply Chain in a global environment? We are currently seeking a Sourcing Intern for the summer 2024 semester for our Bison business unit, located in Kent, OH. You will report to our Director, Strategic Sourcing, and will be an integral part of the team. 


As a Sourcing Intern, you will be responsible for supporting sourcing activities while learning about key department responsibilities including supplier engagement, management, and strategies. You will be involved in solving sourcing and sourcing-related problems, working collaboratively across functional groups including marketing, engineering, and finance.


Check out the position responsibilities and requirements below and see if this role may be a good fit for you. 


What you will do:

  • Support sourcing Commodity Managers to ensure efficiency in project and day-to-day operations by providing data analysis, business system administration, quote package, and other general support

  • Partner with Commodity Managers and Director, Strategic Sourcing to work on re-sourcing and other key department projects

  • Track and report information aligned to our First Article Inspection process and coordinate activities as needed between Sourcing and Engineering

  • Assist with the development and management of key process indicators (KPIs) related to supplier performance and sourcing department goals and objectives

  • Support business unit associates to investigate and develop more efficient (Power BI, etc.) means of accessing and analyzing supplier data

  • Assist and support other projects and business unit associates as required


What we are looking for:

  • Currently enrolled in a bachelor’s degree in Supply Chain, Engineering, Business, Economics, or a related field

  • Interest in sourcing activities and a strong desire to gain the technical and practical knowledge required to launch a career in sourcing

  • Strong attention to detail and time management skills

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint

  • Ability to calculate figures and analyze data

  • Solid verbal and written communication skills

  • Ability to work as both an individual contributor and in a team environment




Salary Minimum:  Market
Salary Maximum:  Market
Incentive:  No

Disclaimer: Where a specific pay range is noted, it is a good faith estimate at the time of this posting.  The actual salary offered will be based on experience, skills, qualifications, market / business considerations, and geographic location.

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