COMMODITY MANAGEMENT & SOURCING INTERN (SUMMER 2020)

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Location
Charlotte, North Carolina
Salary
Not Specified
Posted
Oct 18, 2019
Closes
Nov 18, 2019
Sector
Other
Job Role
Finance, Intern
Job Type
Internship
Hours
Full Time
Travel Required
Negligible
Minimum Experience Required
3 years
Degree Required
4-Year Degree
Manages Others?
No
Date Posted: 
2019-08-29-07:00

Country: 
United States of America

Location: 
HNC01:  UTAS Headquarters (HS) 2730 West Tyvola Road, Charlotte, NC, 28217 USA
When the global aerospace community looks for ideas and solutions to its biggest challenges, they turn to the people of Collins Aerospace. We design, invent and deliver the most advanced and diverse range of aerospace systems on the market. We are inventors. We are manufacturers. We work in space exploration, commercial air travel, defense and rescue applications. Always learning and pushing the boundaries, we are an undisputed industry leader that continually sets the bar higher and higher. Come soar with us.

The Engineered Items (EI) Strategic Associate will report to the cognizant Commodity Director supporting the Mechanical Systems SBU. In their job function, the EI Associate will work with the business to support, develop and execute strategic sourcing projects that drive cost reduction, while also building upon supplier relationships and strategies, in order to support key Commodity/SBU objectives. The Associate will be expected to support and participate in a team environment that is dedicated to continuous improvement while being an active participant in their own skill development. The Associate must have excellent communication skills, project management, and strong analytical capabilities.

Essential Responsibilities: 
The Associate may be responsible to support, manage and lead the following areas throughout the assignment:

Lead cost reduction roadmaps including the execution of key Passport projects
Support/lead assigned supplier negotiations
Support/develop/manage key supplier relationship strategies
Evaluate sourcing options to align and leverage business unit awards
Assist in execution of negotiations workbooks, ensuring on-time completion in accordance with cost and term targets
Compliance with all aspects of the UTC Procurement Manual, UTC Code of Ethics, International Trade Compliance, & Transition Standard Work (TSW).
Engage with the relevant tactical procurement team and track performance
Interaction with Regional Office personnel such as Delivery Assurance Specialists, Supplier Quality Assurance Representatives (SQAR’s) & the Continuous Improvement Specialists providing procurement & materials management for the commodities
Other responsibilities as required

Education and Certifications: 
Pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in Operations, Engineering, Supply Chain, Business, or other related field. Minimum of 3.0 GPA to be eligible.

Experience and Qualifications: 
Basic Qualifications: 
Proficient with Microsoft Office
Excellent communication skills (written & verbal)
Strong interpersonal skills
Must be able to work independently with some direction
Professional who is results oriented and a team player
Great collaborator willing to reach out to subject matter experts for help and also be patient and calm under pressure

Preferred Qualifications: 
Prior internship experience preferred but not required

Special Notes: 
Travel Requirement:  < 5%

Location:  Charlotte, NC

U.S. person statement (U.S. citizenship or green card required): “Due to federal regulation or contracting requirements, this position is only available to U.S. persons

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