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Global Supply Management Intern

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Date: Nov 20, 2020

Location: Corning, NY, US, 14831

Company: Corning

Requisition Number: 42590

 

Corning is one of the world’s leading innovators in materials science. For more than 160 years, Corning has applied its unparalleled expertise in specialty glass, ceramics, and optical physics to develop products that have created new industries and transformed people’s lives.

Corning succeeds through sustained investment in R&D, a unique combination of material and process innovation, and close collaboration with customers to solve tough technology challenges.

The Global Supply Management (GSM) Function is recognized as a critical function for business success.  It delivers the training, tools and opportunities needed to create innovative solutions for the function & the corporation.  GSM has leading edge, effective processes to anticipate and exceed customer requirements.

 

Position Responsibilities/Overview of GSM Intern Program

Corning’s summer internship experience is rich with hands-on learning. You’ll live, work, and experience the communities in which Corning operates, while building on-the-job skills. Interns are expected to deliver results against our business and supply chain objectives, applying knowledge and practices both independently and as a team. Working with a supervisor or mentor, you will gain work experience while interacting with key technologies, subject matter experts and leaders. The purpose of the Global Supply Chain Intern Program is to raise the bar on talent by strengthening our pipeline for entry level roles for immediate and future needs.

Program Benefits:

  • Competitive salaries
  • Housing assistance
  • Travel reimbursement

Intern Activities:

  • Social and networking events
  • Volunteer opportunities
  • Community Involvement

Sample Job Placements:

  • GSM Intern within Category Management
  • GSM Intern within Global Logistics
  • GSM Intern within Project Management
  • GSM Intern within Source to Pay Operations
  • GSM Intern within Data Management Office
  • GSM Intern within North American Operations

Day to Day Responsibilities:

  • Apply supply chain skills and knowledge to their assigned project or projects.
  • The candidate should be able to utilize and build on solid supply chain fundamentals to complete his/her tasks

Travel Requirements:

  • Some travel may be required, less than 10%

Hours of work/works schedule/flex-time:

  • 40 hours per work week - Monday to Friday (8:00am - 5:00pm)

Required Education:

  • Pursuing a degree in Supply Chain Management or equivalent

Required Years and Area of Experience:

  • Relevant experience is a plus

Required Skills:

  • Demonstrates Drive and Commitment
  • Ability to comprehend, analyze, and solve complex problems
  • Ability to change priorities and tasks as necessary
  • Ability to work independently in a dynamic, business/manufacturing environment
  • Computer Literate in MS Office

Desired Skills:

  • Project Management
  • SAP knowledge and experience
  • Ability to prioritize and complete multiple tasks

Soft Skills:

  • Fluent in English
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Adaptable and flexible
  • Able to work in a team environment

This position does not support immigration sponsorship.

 

We prohibit discrimination on the basis of race, color, gender, age, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, or veteran status or any other legally protected status.

 

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.


Nearest Major Market: Corning