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Intern, Supply Chain Management - 6 Months / Sports Equipment


Want to practice what you are learning at university? Do you want to experience hands-on what your dream job is like? Are you a sports lover who aspires to work in an international environment with responsibilities for own projects? Then an internship at the adidas will be an opportunity for you to join a truly international business with an environment that is often described as dynamic, innovative, and culturally diverse!

Internship at the adidas The purpose of this internship is to provide the internship student with experience of the practical application of theoretical knowledge the internship student has already acquired at university and to acquire new skills and knowledge. This internship description contains tasks and responsibilities that will be learned step by step and the internship student will be accompanied by adidas employees at all times. adidas International/ Marketing /Trading B.V. will ensure that the internship student is given tasks and responsibilities according to the level of competence of the student and the educational objectives for the internship period. The internship student will sign an internship agreement, which is not an employment contract. These internships start in August and will last 24 weeks.

You’d have the opportunity to gain experience within our Supply Chain Management department and help us to stay ahead of the game in the following areas:

Product Supply Intern SCM Europe

Here is a brief snapshot of the role. You will:
  • Support the purchasing of the consolidated European sales forecast and order demand.
  • Conduct purchase order management and supply performance activities
  • Support the optimization of inventory management for finished goods to control stock turn
  • Run reports to support measurement of key performance indicators

    Intern Supply Chain Development WE

    The WE Supply Chain Development Department is responsible for defining the future of the WE Supply Chain landscape, driving existing projects, defining the initiatives to come and developing of the Omni-Channel capabilities.

    The key objectives of the internship are to support SCM Development team with their day-to-day activities, contribute to the project management tasks, analyze various information sources on supply chain topics, create newsletters and drive the communication cadence.

    Here is a little taste of your challenge. You will:

  • Analyze internal and external sources for supply chain and operational development
  • Contribute to the supply chain initiatives with fresh ideas and points of view
  • Drive communicational cadence and structure for Supply Chain Development, and Projects, with the goal of automization of basic tasks
  • Support projects with various Project Management Office activities, presentations, planning, administration, etc.
  • Drive entry level change management initiatives of existing processes with the goal of reducing complexities.
  • Have fun and learn

    What do we expect from you?

    To be successful in our Supply Chain Management department this is the kind of profile we have in mind:
  • Familiarity with supply chain models and principle
  • You already have a broad excel knowledge and ideally are very good with MS Office (Word, PowerPoint, with high emphasis on Excel)
  • Access skills is a plus
  • Strong analytic skills and ability to process large amount of information from multiple sources and derive conclusions
  • Proactive attitude and curiosity
  • You are passionate about sports and fashion
  • You are fluent in English spoken and written

    Requisite Education and Experience / Minimum Qualifications

    You are following a study with a focus on Supply Chain/ Logistics / Business Administration / Retail / Operations Management / E-commerce or related study - Enrolled for the complete duration of the internship (6 months).
    Only applies to EU citizens due to working permit regulations.

    Sounds interesting?

    In order to complete your application, please submit the following:
    Your CV or resume in English;
    Your cover letter in English

    Start Date: August 1, 2018

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