Inventory DRP Planning Intern

Job Description

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Job Description

What does the internship involve?

PepsiCo BeLux is looking for an Inventory DRP (Demand & Requirements) Planner intern, for a period of 6 months starting from February 2020, who is the point of contact in the CS&L organization towards production Plants (Supply Planning), subcontractors and Customer Service regarding Stock Management. As an Inventory DRP planner intern, you will be responsible for the BeLux inventory levels and the reduction of the stock on hand.

Specially as an intern, we would like for you to have the following responsibilities:

  • Continuous Improvement in Inventory Management

  • Management of the coordination of flawless execution of co-packing activities Order, stock management & correct invoicing

  • Accountability for the execution of corporate controls for Inventory

  • External contacts: warehouse managers of Logistic service providers, Supply Planning

  • Coordination of Demand Planning projects and advice the Demand Planning Manager about available alternatives

  • Planning Inbound and Outbound (translation demand plan to Inventory planning) – deliver input for capacity planning 3PL

    • Manage Co-packing activities like displays (collaborating with Shopper Marketing, POS material)

    • Inventory management of the co-pack orders

    • Responsible inbound and outbound Stock – System (I-doc management SAP) and operations

  • Logistical and commercial handling of Obsoletes

  • Financial and Operational Reporting regarding Inventory

  • Business Process Controller Key Controls Inventory

  • Stock reconciliations and Root Cause Analysis – remediation Plan stock differences different systems and link 3PL

  • Correct parametrization in systems and manage execution customer Service in ATP Available to Promise (VMI Planner)

  • Minimum run management from demand planning view – decision maker to Supply planning

  • Secure service Level

  • Supply Planning – Manage produce To Order to Co-manufacturers

  • S&OP Representative Demand Planning to Plants and Co-manufacturers

  • Month End Close – SPOC CS&L BeLux

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!

About PepsiCo

PepsiCo products are enjoyed by consumer 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


Who are we looking for?

We are looking for someone who has a positive attitude, is ambitious and result focused and has strong communication skills, coupled with sharp analytical ability. So if you are someone who:

  • has a Master/Bachelor in Supply Chain/Business Engineering/Economic Sciences or other University Degree with records of Supply chain interests;

  • is familiar with Microsoft software packages: Excel, Power Point, Word, Microsoft Outlook;

  • has strong analytical skills;

  • is strong service oriented;

  • is capable of working with deadlines;

  • has a high level of pro-activity; driven; enthusiastic and high energy level;

  • has the ability to navigate in a digital work environment;

  • is Dutch speaking with a good knowledge of English;

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 ( or via

Relocation Eligible: Not Applicable