Procurement Intern US:
Bayer AG

Bayer AG
Whippany New
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. 


Procurement Intern US 




As a Bayer U.S. Procurement Intern Specialist, you will be supporting your U.S. Procurement Site Manager as well as the Head of People & Knowledge and will be interfacing with key internal stakeholders within Sourcing, Contract to Pay and Functional Leadership. You will be in a fast paced and challenging environment designed to help you learn, grow, and flourish. You will be matched with a Procurement Management Team Mentor to help guide you during the course of the program.


The primary responsibilities of this role, Procurement Masters Intern, are to:   


  • Learn the responsibilities and requirements of Sourcing, Purchasing & Strategy and Governance (Functional Leadership);
  • Act as Customer Service support between Contract to Pay, Direct Sourcing, Indirect Sourcing and the People & Knowledge function within Functional Leadership;
  • Work with their U.S. Procurement Site Manager as well as People & Knowledge to identify a primary Procurement project to focus on during the course of their internship;
  • Actively participate in weekly brainstorming sessions and Functional Leadership team meetings;
  • Act as a liaison between Bayer U.S. Procurement and third party external organizations to identify new training programs that could be implemented;
  • Support the Global Sustainability and Supplier Diversity Initiatives;
  • Support requests for SharePoint enhancement or redesign;
  • Contribute to the Procurement Communication Strategy and monthly Procurement News articles;
  • Shadow a Sourcing Manager on an on-going project in order to further learn sourcing methodologies commonly used within Bayer;
  • Conduct stakeholder interviews to identify improvement opportunities;
  • Write weekly news articles on stakeholder interviews that focus on Procurement projects in order to increase awareness of the work being performed in the US Procurement Organization across sites;
  • Document the internship experience through video blogs (optional).




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: 


Required Qualifications:  


  • Current first year Masters student with a focus in Supply Chain, Procurement or a Business related field of study;


Preferred Qualifications:


  • Knowledge of General Procurement Processes and Procedures;
  • Project Management and Change Management experience;
  • GPA of 3.0 within the candidate’s major.

Bayer offers a wide variety of competitive compensation and benefits programs. If you meet the requirements of this unique opportunity, and you have the "Passion to Innovate" and the "Power to Change", we encourage you to apply now. To all recruitment agencies: Bayer does not accept unsolicited third party resumes.


Bayer is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Veterans

Bayer is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodations in its application process for individuals with disabilities and encourages applicants with disabilities to request any needed accommodation(s) using the contact information below.   
Location:United States : New Jersey : Whippany    
Division:Corporate Functions   
Reference Code:30825   
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