Management & Business Others Supply Chain and Procurement
Supply Chain Quality R&D Internship
At JACOBS DOUWE EGBERTS we are inspired by our belief that it’s amazing what can happen over a cup of coffee. We are driven by the vision that everyone deserves the coffee they love. Today our coffee & tea portfolio is available in over 140 countries around the world through iconic household names including: Jacobs, Tassimo, Moccona, Senseo, L’OR, Douwe Egberts, Super, Kenco, Pilao & Gevalia.
What’s it like to work at JACOBS DOUWE EGBERTS?
We are proud of our passionate, driven associates that challenge the status quo and pursue mastery in everything they do. Our goal is simple and ambitious – JACOBS DOUWE EGBERTS: A coffee for every cup
Working with us means you’ll be making an impact in a fast-paced, collaborative environment. We work as a team, celebrating success and supporting one another. Our associates work with a diverse group of like-minded people, in an innovative environment committed to doing the right thing – all across the world. What you do here will get noticed.
Are you a student looking for an Internship starting at the beginning of March 2021? Are you looking for an internship that will offer you an assignment in one of our running projects and that will challenge you with a wide-ranging variety of work and opportunity? Are you living in Europe and enrolled in a European University? If you are, then keep reading! We pride ourselves on being able to offer interns a challenging experience in our daily work.
In your role as Supply Chain Quality intern, you will work together with Senior members of the Quality team actively managing the portfolio of JDE suppliers. This is a great opportunity to gain experience and exposure to various food product & packaging technologies, manufacturing techniques and to help the team strengthen supporting the development of tools and knowledge for the future.
Chance to learn about and help assess potential new suppliers by performing technical / process / quality / food safety assessments.
Develop technical rigor and depth in the assessment tools JDE uses to assess suppliers in different categories of raw and pack material
Work with JDE R&D packaging team to support R&D projects, ensuring new packaging is qualified with all critical quality criteria met.
Update and enrich the Supplier risk assessment matrix (Food Fraud and Food Defense)
Update and enrich Material Risk Assessment
Deployment of Material monitoring program
Coordination activity around planning supplier audits and visits and follow up activities.
Opportunity to work on digitalization of Quality systems
Do you fulfill the following requirements?
A student in Food tech/science, packaging science or technology related subjects.
Good proficiency in MS Excel is essential, preferably some experience with statistical analysis and data visualization tools.
Good communication skills are essential as you will collaborate with people in various locations.
A “self-starter” with drive and energy, confident to work with minimal supervision.
To be successful in this role you need to be enrolled at a University for the whole duration of the internship. Please note that non-EU students enrolled in EU University should have right to work for the whole extend of the internship.
Preferable degrees include: Food Science, Food Technology, Packaging Science or Technology related subjects.
You are highly motivated, an excellent communicator, fluent in English, inquisitive, analytical and prepared to work in a fast-paced, dynamic international environment.
The monthly internship allowance is € 450,- for a HBO student or € 500,- for a WO student, based on a fulltime 40 hour workweek. The internship starts at the beginning of March 2021, and is for a period of 6 months.
To apply, please submit your resume and cover letter before the 30th of November. Please indicate interested team and/or type of projects in the motivation letter.
Your application at JDE If you are interested in this career opportunity at JDE, hit the “I’m interested” button and upload your application. After receiving your application we will do our utmost to give you quick feedback. Part of the recruitment procedure at JDE will be an online assessment, followed by interviews. A pre-employment check can be part of the recruitment process.