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  • Supply Chain Intern

    Posted: 01/25/2024

    At Hitachi Energy our purpose is advancing a sustainable energy future for all. We bring power to our homes, schools, hospitals and factories. Join us and work with fantastic people, while learning and developing yourself on projects that have a real impact to our communities and society. Bring your passion, bring your energy, and be part of a global team that appreciates a simple truth: Diversity + Collaboration = Great Innovation

    Basic Info
    Location: 
    South Boston, Virginia, United States of America
    Job Type: Full time
    Experience: Internship
    Job Function: Intern
    Contract: Intern (Fixed Term) (Trainee)
    Publication date: 2023-11-29
    Reference number: R0036582

    General Information:
    Supply Chain Intern within the Transformers division, you will assist the Accessories Category Management team. You will use professional communication, critical thinking, and time management skills to support Category Managers on active strategic sourcing projects. As a Supply Chain Intern, you will work with other motivated interns and members of the Category Management, Planning& Fulfillment, and Local Plant teams to expand your knowledge, skills, and abilities related to Supply Chain.

    Responsibilities:

    • Manage and lead a sourcing project with guidance from a Category Manager
    • Understand supplier cost structure and develop competitive benchmark
    • Manage and lead qualification activities toward introducing new source of supply
    • Manage and resolve critical supplier shortcomings
    • Actively promote component standardization
    • Apply and implement Hitachi Energy SCM standards, tools, and processes
    • Business travel - 1-3 possible trips over the summer internship period
    Your background:
    • Rising junior or senior obtaining their bachelor's degree in related field OR master's student
    • Participation in school or extracurricular activities and experience in leadership roles
    • Demonstrated project management skills for multi-discipline projects
    • Good communication skills both oral and written
    • Excellent teamwork and collaboration skills
    • Proficient in Microsoft Suite (Word, Powerpoint, Excel)
    • Multilingual is a plus
    APPLY HERE: https://www.hitachienergy.com/us/en/careers/open-jobs/details/JID3-56758