2017-2018 Supply Chain Internship m/f

Supply Chain.

Date Posted: 01/15/2018

Country: Netherlands

City: Terneuzen

Schedule: Full-time

Job Number: 1710222

Description

The Dow Chemical Company is offering a great internship opportunity in a global and international environment. We are looking for an ambitious Student (m/f) supporting our company who is interested in developing, improving and learning from the supply chain department located in Terneuzen, the Netherlands.
 
Description
This job supports the end to end Supply Chain of Dow in EMEAI. During your internship you will get a wide range of Supply Chain experience within a dynamic environment. The work will be centered on improvement projects within the supply chain department where you will focus on improving supply chain processes by using analytical and quantitative methods. In addition you will have the opportunity to interact and engage with business leaders and trainees/interns on several occasions.
 
Typical tasks for interns in Supply Chain include:
  • Gathering and analyzing data to identify demand patterns and opportunities to reduce cost
  • Analytical support for existing and new Supply Chain projects
  • Working in close collaboration with the different teams within the function and cross functional
  • Investigating issues, finding root causes and suggesting solutions
  • Evaluating and improving data/communication flow to internal and external stakeholders
  
Critical competencies:
  • ? Independent decision making and proactive problem solving
  • ? Excellent excel & data mining skills
  • ? Communication & teamwork skills
  • ? Process Mapping skills
 
You can start beginning of 2018 for a period of 5/6 months (exact timing to be discussed). You will be remunerated.

 

Qualifications

 
Qualifications
  • Currently pursuing Master degree in the area of Supply Chain
  • Excellent English language skills (written and spoken)
  • Preference for an additional language skills (for example Dutch, German and/or French)
 
About this Posting
The Dow Chemical Company values the benefits that diversity can bring. Dow is looking for individuals best suited for this role regardless of nationality, origin, race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, disability or age.
 
The positions represented by this job posting are aligned to one of the three divisions, Agriculture, Materials Science or Specialty Products. Additional information on division alignment will be provided during the recruitment process. 
 
About DowDuPont
DowDuPont (NYSE: DWDP) is a holding company comprised of Dow and DuPont with the intent to form strong, independent, publicly traded companies in agriculture, materials science and specialty products sectors that will lead their respective industries through productive, science-based innovation to meet the needs of customers and help solve global challenges. 
 
 
At Dow, an equal opportunity employer, interns are an important part of the team. So if you are a university student, Dow’s paid internships provide invaluable on-the-job training and networking opportunities. Dow offers challenging and rewarding projects to talented students.