What does the internship involve?
PepsiCo BeLux is looking for an enthusiastic Procurement intern, in the domain of indirects, more specifically the categories IT & Purchased Services, based in our Zaventem office (Belgium) for a period of 6 months starting from February 2020. The scope of our team is to handle all IT&PS procurement related activities for PepsiCo Benelux. For example spend analysis, supplier management, tendering and negotiations. And also supporting the different departments in the purchases they need with the aim of creating, improving and tracking productivities.
Although our Benelux focus, we are working in an international environment, where we have regular alignment with our European colleagues and procurement category leads. Because of our IT&PS scope, you will also work in close collaboration with the following departments: finance, shopper marketing, sales, IT, HR and Compensation & Benefits.
Specifically we would like to have you, as an intern, to work on the following topics:
Analyses of IT & PS spend across all entities in the Benelux.
Preparing and executing smaller tenders in the domain of service suppliers such as training, HR & legal services, …
Set-up and follow up of a communication plan in order to realize additional productivities triggered by changes in habits/mentality of our employees; such as:
Phone usage (mobile versus fixed, versus Skype)
(including the measurement of the results)
Analysis, tracking and alignment of realized productivities
Collaborate with Finance department to analyze financial opportunities
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! PepsiCo was rewarded this year once again with the Top Employer Nederland and Top Employer Europe certification.
In addition to your rewarding job function, we offer excellent working conditions that go hand in hand. For example, you get remunerated for your role as an intern; get to take home goodies from the company every Friday, to name a few!
PepsiCo products are enjoyed by consumers more than one billion times a day in more than 200 countries and territories around the world. PepsiCo generated more than $64 billion in net revenue in 2018, driven by a complementary food and beverage portfolio that includes Frito-Lay, Gatorade, Pepsi-Cola, Quaker and Tropicana. PepsiCo's product portfolio includes a wide range of enjoyable foods and beverages, including 22 brands that generate more than $1 billion each in estimated annual retail sales.
Guiding PepsiCo is our vision to Be the Global Leader in Convenient Foods and Beverages by Winning with Purpose. “Winning with Purpose” reflects our ambition to win sustainably in the marketplace and embed purpose into all aspects of the business. For more information, visit www.pepsico.com.
Who are we looking for?
We are looking for someone who has a positive attitude, is ambitious & result focused and has strong communication skills, coupled with sharp analytical ability. So if you are someone who:
has a master and/or is recently graduated with an affinity for finance;
is passionate to work for a multinational with iconic brands;
has an eye for detail and love to work with numbers;
is analytical and result oriented and have good communication skills;
is willing to take responsibility and initiative and can work independently;
has the ability to navigate in a digital work environment;
speaks English (mandatory) and preferably Dutch;
You’re exactly what we’re looking for and we’re looking forward receiving your CV and cover letter!
Upload your CV and cover letter! If your profile fits to the role and to PepsiCo, we will invite you for a video interview. For questions regarding this internship vacancy, please contact Britt Depypere (firstname.lastname@example.org or via www.linkedin.com/in/brittdepypere).