Procurement Trainee

    Secure Land Communications (SLC), an Airbus business unit, offers advanced communication and collaboration solutions to gather, process and deploy intelligence. Its portfolio is tailored to the needs of Public Safety, Defence and Transport, Utility and Industry (TUI). It includes infrastructures, devices, applications and services based on Tetra, Tetrapol and Broadband technologies (either single, hybrid or multi-technology solutions). As the European leader and a key international player, SLC has customers in more than 80 countries and employs around 1,150 people in 17 countries. In Finland, Airbus Defence and Space Oy employs around 370 people in Helsinki and Jyväskylä.


    We are now looking for a Procurement Trainee to our team in our Helsinki office. This is your chance to get a comprehensive understanding of procurement related activities in a truly international company.


    You get to work with interesting things

    Your main tasks include general procurement support activities as e.g. sourcing of goods and services for consumption by internal stakeholders, placing POs to suppliers and supporting industrial sourcing managers as needed. The tasks will also include vendor creation in SAP (e.g. collecting the related supplier information, opening supplier accounts in SAP). We can guarantee you a role where you get to grow as a sourcing professional. 


    What we expect of you

    You are aiming for a business degree and you preferably have completed sourcing/purchasing studies. Advanced studies (2-3 years) is seen as an asset.  You should have good SAP skills and basic MS Office skills in order to be successful in this position. A fluent Finnish and English language skill (both written and oral) are a prerequisite as you need to process a lot of information in both Finnish and English. We expect you to be a fast learner, be good in co-operation and have an efficient way of working.

    The trainee period will start from 25th of July and continue until end of 2022. The position is full-time during summer months and part-time (at least 3 days a week) during other times. This role offers a perfect job for students interested to work alongside their studies. There are also possibilities to extend the trainee contract after end of 2022.


    About our Trainee Programme

    As our trainee, you get to be part of a community of like-minded colleagues. We offer insight to our business with regular informative pop-ups and organize fun after work activities. International atmosphere gives you the chance to brush up your language skills and to work with people from various backgrounds. We offer you a salary based on recommendations and good benefits such as lunch benefit, sports & culture benefit and comprehensive occupational health care.

    Please apply by sending your CV and cover letter via the link below as soon as possible. We are screening applications constantly and will proceed as soon as we find the right candidate. 


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