Demand Planning Intern

Job Description

Auto req ID: 174157BR

Job Description

Are you?

  • A team player with strong communicative skills?
  • Hands on, result-oriented and someone who likes to take initiative?
  • Independent and flexible in your way of working?
  • Accurately and strongly analytically set?
  • Someone who sees links quickly?
  • Ready to put all your knowledge into practice in the coming months?
What does the internship involve?

As a Demand Planning Intern, for a period of 6 months starting from August 2019, you will play an important role within the team in running the daily business in planning and fulfillment including working on specific relevant project.
Demand Planning is part of BNLX Customer Service and Logistics (CS&L), the linking pin between supply and demand. It is responsible to manage demand and supply operations in order to optimize customer case fill performance and inform stakeholders about any stock risks and opportunities. The scope of CS&L encloses the stock positions of all categories in retail and away-from-home channels of PepsiCo Benelux.

The internship will include tasks like the following:
  • Demand Planning
    • Creating and managing the demand forecasts of our customers.
  • Fulfillment
    • Identifying stock and obsolete risks following from supply risks and demand deviations and taking proper actions to mitigate these risks.
  • Individual project(s)
    • By working in close cooperation with the team on operational tasks, you will have the possibility to detect ample room for improvement in our daily operations. Within this internship, you have the opportunity to convert these into real adjustments and make your own contribution to the Demand Planning team of PepsiCo. Example:
      • By analyzing the order patron of the customers you will understand the data, analyze the data, discover trends and optimize where possible.

What do we offer you?

At PepsiCo, we are not only proud of our market leading brands, but also attach great value to growth opportunities and personal development. Next to working with inspirational and creative colleagues, we offer sufficient training opportunities to give our professionals the opportunity to achieve great results. At PepsiCo we foster an informal working atmosphere and value everyone’s input and ideas. No day is ever the same and you will constantly be challenged to bring out your best!
As an intern, you will not only be remunerated for your role, which will include travel allowances, but also get several opportunities which will ensure that you have a holistic, and fun experience for six months. For example, you, are given multiple chances to connect with the current interns (25-30) that help in knowledge and experience sharing; get to take home goodies from the company every Friday, to name a few!

About PepsiCo and you!

PepsiCo is one of the largest food and beverages companies in the world. Everyday worldwide people consume PepsiCo products, more than a billion times. With strong brands like Pepsi, 7UP, Lay's, Tropicana, Doritos, Quaker and Duyvis, we are firmly represented within the Benelux. Here, we work with 1400 employees at 7 different locations to ensure the success of our company. At PepsiCo we cultivate an informal, dynamic and result-oriented business culture - we strive for success!
At the heart of PepsiCo, is Performance with Purpose — our goal to deliver top-tier financial performance while creating sustainable value for all stakeholders. We believe that delivering for our consumers and customers, protecting our environment, sourcing with integrity and investing in our employees are not just the right thing to do, but that these actions also position PepsiCo for long-term, sustainable growth.

Qualifications/Requirements

Who are we looking for?
You are someone who:

  • Is an HBO or WO Bachelor’s or master’s student or graduated (max. 3 months) with an affinity for supply chain or Business (economics).
  • Is accurate, analytical and proficient in Exel;
  • Is flexible and has strong communicative skills;
  • Is independent but not isolated, so as to be able to signal processes abnormalities and share the same with the team;
  • Is proactive, with strong organizational skills;
  • Has a critical eye;
  • Is ready to put his/her knowledge into practice
  • Is fluent in Dutch (in both speaking and writing) and has a good command over the English language too.

Interested?
Upload your CV! After considering your application, we will give you the opportunity to answer a few questions via a phone interview. For questions regarding this internship vacancy, please contact Shannon Millenaar (030-247 3811 or Shannon.millenaar@pepsico.com).

Relocation Eligible: Not Applicable
Job Type: Pipeline