Momentive Performance Materials LLC Procurement Intern in Niskayuna, New York
Procurement InternPosition Summary:
Summer 2023 internship opportunity in the Albany, NY market. Procurement mini-project support for exposure to Direct and Indirect material purchases.Job Description:
Analyze spend data for specific category of buy
Propose cost savings opportunities
Partner with Commodity Manager to execute Procurement plan
Review catalog opportunities with Commodity Manager
Select best candidate for catalog creation
Work with Commodity Manager to negotiate terms and catalog creation
PHYSICAL DEMANDS / WORK ENVIRONMENT
The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Regularly required to sit, talk, and hear, use hands to type, handle or feel. The employee is frequently required to reach with hands and arms. Visual acuity to use a keyboard, prepare and analyze data and figures, transcribe, viewing a computer terminal, extensive reading. May require ordinary ambulatory skills sufficient to visit other locations; or the ability to stand, walk, lift, carry and move light to medium weight. Requires good hand-eye coordination, arm, hand, and finger dexterity, including the ability to grasp, and visual acuity to use a keyboard, operate equipment and learn technical information. Light lifting is required. The environment for this position is an office setting. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functionsAdditional Details:
Proficient at Excel
Organization of large data sets
The candidate must be actively enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program at the time of application and for at least one semester following the conclusion of the internship.
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