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STEM Intern

  • Current & GE Lighting
  • Experienced
  • Posted 6/19/2017 12:50:40 PM
  • 2930545
  • Job Function: Services
  • Business Segment: Current & Lighting Current Powered by GE
Location(s): United States; Ohio; East Cleveland


About Us:

Current is a first-of-its-kind energy company designed to meet the unique needs of a wide range of Commercial & Industrial, municipal and utility customers. It brings together capabilities including LED lighting and Solar technologies, along with new financing and software solutions to offer integrated energy solutions aimed at delivering increased reliability, efficiency and profitability.

Join us and you’ll find yourself in a dynamic atmosphere working with the most talented people in the industry in an open, developmental environment with abundant opportunities to learn, grow and advance within the organization.

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Role Summary:
The Sourcing Intern is responsible for defined work or projects with moderate complexity and exposure to diverse business segments. In this role you will follow an individual work plan, meet day-to-day short-term objectives and resolve issues through immediate action or short-term planning under the guidance of a Global Commodity Leader in the areas of Labor, Outdoor Controls, and Data Governance.

Essential Responsibilities:

In addition you will :


  • Understand strategies for Labor, Outdoor Controls, and other related commodities and programs to proactively drive initiatives to meet Sourcing objectives
  • Support identification and qualification of new suppliers
  • Assess supplier capabilities and make recommendations on supplier acceptability
  • Implement sourcing standards including process & execution, synergies for cost out
  • Drive productivity opportunities with supply base to deliver cost out goals
  • Support commodity
  • Write reports to track PO activity and supplier performance
  • Analyze and track Supplier promise date accuracy and develop reports to ensure Supplier promise date accuracy
  • Drive effective recovery plans and create payment tracking and invoice tracking / invoice analysis
  • Place Purchase Orders (PO) timely and obtain PO acknowledgements from Suppliers

    Qualifications/Requirements:

    Pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in Sourcing, Finance, Manufacturing, Quality or Operations from an accredited university or college

  • Must be enrolled full-time at an accredited college or university
  • Minimum 3.0 cumulative overall GPA or better (out of 4.0)

    ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENT :


  • Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required. We will not sponsor individuals for employment visas, now or in the future, for this job opening

    Desired Characteristics:

  • Experience with MS Excel, Access, SQL or Visual Basic is preferred
  • Strong quantitative and analytical skills
  • PC and database proficiency
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
  • Attendance / Certification through APCIS or ISM Preferred

    GE is the world's Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.

    Locations: United States; Ohio; East Cleveland

    GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation.  GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

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