Intern - Finance - Strategic Sourcing

Maryland Heights MO 63043 St Louis 1 14100 Magellan Plaza

Job Description

THIS IS AN INTERNSHIP POSITION!
ONLY UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS CURRENTLY ENROLLED ARE BEING CONSIDERED.

This position will be responsible for assisting with day to day Purchasing activities and specific Strategic Sourcing projects designated to improve departmental functions. In this role the Strategic Sourcing Intern will provide support for sourcing projects, project implementations, purchasing operations and documentation. The Strategic Sourcing Intern will present findings and results of their internship to Senior Strategic Sourcing and Finance Staff outlining their conclusions of the projects.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

• Complete special projects as assigned including all appropriate documentation of the final results
• Recommend and document process improvements for Corporate Procurement based on course work, education and experiences
• Assist Purchasing Operations to learn the fundamentals of a purchasing operation
• Assist the Contracts team to learn the fundamentals of the contracting process
• Assist the Sourcing team with sourcing events, vendor research, establishing bid specifications and strategies, and analysis of vendor proposals to learn the fundamentals of the sourcing process
• Document and make a presentation to Strategic Sourcing and Finance staff outlining conclusions of intern projects.

Employee Competency Related Criteria:

• Ability to communicate effectively verbally and written
• Demonstrates customer services skills
• Displays leadership qualities
• Technically savvy
• Must be legally able to work in the U.S. without current or future sponsorship

Minimum Qualifications:

• 3.2 GPA
• Only open to a Sophomore, Junior or Senior; Pursuing a degree in Supply Chain Management or equivalent. 

General Job Information

Title

Intern - Finance - Strategic Sourcing

Grade

INTN

Job Family

General Services Group

Country

United States of America

FLSA Status

United States of America (Non-Exempt)

Recruiting Start Date

1/24/2019

Date Requisition Created

1/24/2019

Minimum Qualifications

Education

High School (Required)

License and Certifications - Required

License and Certifications - Preferred

Other Job Requirements

Responsibilities

Magellan Health Services is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Tobacco-free workplace. EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled