Student Assistant - IT Procurement

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Student Assistant - IT Procurement
CopenhagenStudentProcurementRef.: ML-152588
Do you want to be part of a world-class IT procurement team across all the business units in the Maersk Transport & Logistics division?

Are you a proactive self-starter who is motivated by being part of a fast-paced environment?

Do you like to work as an internal procurement consultant with many different stakeholders and assignments?

This is a unique opportunity for personal and professional development in a Fortune 500 company.
We Offer
  • The consulting experience while building a strong platform for a future career in A.P. Moller Maersk
  • A chance to constantly work at the edge of your comfort zone
  • Support and coaching from managers and team members
  • Participating in formal training courses within procurement
  • Flexible working hours

Students working at A.P. Moller Maersk Group companies are invited to join the students@maersk network. As a member of the community, you will have a unique opportunity to expand your professional and social networks and learn more about Maersk as a place to work.
Key Responsibilities
You will be part of the IT Procurement team which is responsible for all IT procurements across the Maersk T&L division.

You will have an active role in running projects and get exposed to a variety of classical project management tasks and work with stakeholders on various levels in the organization.

You will have significant early responsibility and will be held accountable the same as any other team member.

Your main tasks will be to support IT Procurement projects by:
• Leading smaller work streams from day one
• Day to day admin tasks
• Analyzing supplier offers, quantifying total costs and total values of ownership
• Mapping and analyzing data on current spend patterns to identify cost drivers and opportunities in complex marketplaces
• Preparing and participating in different types of sourcing negotiations
Who we are looking for
We are looking for candidates with a track record of high performance:

•Currently studying for your Master Degree or last year on the Bachelor’s degree. We expect you to study at ITU, DTU or CBS. The most important thing is that you have an interest in Procurement.

•Excellent academic performance – top 10% performer

•Humble and enthusiastic approach towards handling basic and more complex project tasks

•Excellent communication and interpersonal skills – can build rapport with people on all levels

•A go-do person, who can take ownership, work independently and get results

• A team player, who understands the importance of stakeholder management, can build rapport even in challenging situations

Relevant experience is preferred, but not a requirement.

Working hours per week: 15-20
>Last application date: 22 December 2017.
For further information, please contact: Recruitment Partner Maj-Britt Clayton on
Maersk Line is the world’s largest container shipping company, known for reliable, flexible and eco-efficient services. We operate 610 container vessels and provide ocean transportation in all parts of the world. But not only do we power some of the world’s largest ships – we also propel the growth ambitions of businesses and individuals all over our planet. Every day our 7,000 seafarers and 25,000 land-based employees at 374 offices share their expertise with our customers around the world to optimize their supply chains, maximize their distribution networks and most of all realize their business potential. We are devoted to creating simple and reliable solutions for our partners, continuously lifting industry standards and enabling global trade in the most sustainable manner possible. What we do is more than shipping. We deliver promises. Promises from customers and businesses all over the world.
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