Internship: Indirect Procurement

Student / Recent Graduate
Avery Dennison
Business & Management

The Job

Company Description

Avery Dennison Corporation (NYSE: AVY) is a global materials science company specializing in the design and manufacture of a wide variety of labeling and functional materials. The company’s products and solutions, which are used in nearly every major industry, include pressure-sensitive materials for labels and graphic applications; tapes and other bonding solutions for industrial, medical, and retail applications; tags, labels and embellishments for apparel; and radio frequency identification (RFID) solutions serving retail apparel and other markets. The company employs approximately 36,000 employees in more than 50 countries. Reported sales in 2022 were $9 billion. Learn more at

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Job Description

Are you interested in the world of supply chain? Ready to learn from the experts? Curious about the art of purchasing? Open to working in a fast-paced multicultural environment? The role is only a few clicks away! Apply now for the internship with Avery Dennison.

As the Indirect Procurement Analysis Intern, you will Focus on Customers & the market by understanding the needs of their internal stakeholders and conducting market research to ensure those needs are met in the most effective way possible. In addition, you will need to Collaborate across Boundaries by acting as a point of reference, for internal and external stakeholders, through accurate data gathering and reporting to ensure Avery Dennison has good insight into their purchasing activities.

Your main responsibilities will be:

Assist category leaders & sourcing analysts in managing RDI/RFP/RFQ's (contact current potential suppliers, gather spend information, create questionnaires, and evaluate results) Create reports, databases, presentations, etc., to support internal and external decision-making. Conduct (market) research & analysis Market research on new suppliers, concepts, and general market conditions to support the team (inflation/deflation, GDP, category intelligence, etc.).Contract support Liaise with Legal & suppliers to create and/or revise contractual agreements and statements of work. The preferred start date is February 1st, 2024, or later. The ideal candidate is available 5 days a week for 6 months. The location of the position is our European Headquarters in Oegstgeest. The internship can be done remotely for up to 2 days per week.


What kind of candidate are we looking for?

Someone currently following a Bachelor's or Master's degree in Supply Chain Management, Finance, Economics, Marketing, or commercial related studies in a Dutch university Someone with an intermediate knowledge of Google Suite skills (tasks include the creation of dynamic charts statistics, graphics, and more) Someone with the initiative to explore and able to work under pressure Someone who is open and motivated to learn in a diverse environment

Additional Information

Our offer

550 euros per month compensation on a full-time basis Commuting allowance (if applicable) A mentoring program and specific training offerings during your internship to support your development Team-oriented and highly international environment, in which you get responsibility and the possibility to test your talents Avery Dennison is an equal opportunity employer!

Important: Only applications in English will be considered! Applicants need to be enrolled at a Dutch university for the whole duration of the internship.

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