Bayer is a global enterprise with core competencies in the Life Science fields of health care and agriculture. Its products and services are designed to benefit people and improve their quality of life. At Bayer you have the opportunity to be part of a culture where we value the passion of our employees to innovate and give them the power to change
Supply Chain Management Intern/Co-op
YOUR TASKS AND RESPONSIBILITIES
The primary responsibilities of this role, Supply Chain Management Intern/Co-op, are to:
Serve as a contributor to cross-functional project teams for problem solving issues within the supply chain operations;
Review multiple data inputs and understand clear levers we can pull to improve the process;
Support the development of a deeper understanding behind the complexity of supply chain processes such as forecasting for item specific SKUs;
Facilitate the resolution of problems during the development process to meet customers’ needs;
Support actively digitization with the implementation of BOTs and other tools;
Utilize effectively key processes and tools (i.e. DIF, OBI etc.) to pull data in order to build a deeper understanding for our operations;
Partner with internal and external customers to efficiently deliver vs. project objectives, internal customers include NA Consumer Care, Sales Strategy/ Visual Merchandising commercial functions (Marketing, Sales), Conversion operations functions (CO Project Management), Supply Center functions (Quality, Change Management, Project Management) and Global Supply Chain functions (Supply Managers, Technical Supply Managers, Project Management, Quality, Change Management) as applicable, external customers include contract manufacturers, graphic / pre-media vendors, carton and label vendors and related providers as applicable.
This position is offered as either a 6-month co-op (Jan – June or June – Dec) or a summer internship (May – Aug).
WHO YOU ARE
Your success will be driven by your demonstration of our LIFE values. More specifically related to this position, Bayer seeks an incumbent who possesses the following:
Currently enrolled in a minimum of a Bachelor’s degree program in Supply Chain Management or related technical discipline;
Experience with data analysis;
Ability to work accurately and efficiently on multiple projects under tight timelines;
Interest in SCM processes such as Display/Special-pack operations, Inventory management and change management;
Strong computer skills – Microsoft Office/ Excel Pivot Tables;
Good communication skills due to the cross–functional collaboration required with customers including project teams as well as initiatives involving Bayer Healthcare U.S. and Bayer Healthcare global organizations.
At least two years of database related coursework, for example, working knowledge of pivot tables, macros or experience in programming languages;
Experience with Robotic Process Automation (RPA).
United States : New Jersey : Whippany