Trainee Operational Planning - 12 months

Amsterdam | Netherlands | Supply Chain Management

At adidas, every day is a chance to flip the script. An invitation to take everything we know and re-invent it. Do it better. Never settling for good enough. Every day we get up, invent, adapt, improvise, find new ways to collaborate, and do the unexpected. We’re creators, makers and doers. Helping athletes make a difference, not just in their games, but in their lives and in their world. It’s an obsession.

We’ve been doing this for more than 65 years. With an unmatched history and tradition of creating iconic products, consumer connections and experiences, we’ve been defining sport culture since the beginning. And we’re never done. Come be a part of shaping the future together with us.

At adidas, every day is a chance to flip the script. An invitation to take everything we know and re-invent it. Do it better. Never settling for good enough. Every day we get up, invent, adapt, improvise, find new ways to collaborate, and do the unexpected. We’re creators, makers and doers. Helping athletes make a difference, not just in their games, but in their lives and in their world. It’s an obsession.  

We’ve been doing this for more than 65 years. With an unmatched history and tradition of creating iconic products, consumer connections and experiences, we’ve been defining sport culture since the beginning.

And we’re never done.

Come be a part of shaping the future together with us.  

Traineeship at the adidas Group:

Want to practice what you are learning at university? Do you want to experience hands-on what your dream job is like? Are you a sports lover who aspires to work in an international environment with responsibilities for own projects? Then an internship at the adidas Group will be an opportunity for you to join a truly international business with an environment that is often described as dynamic, innovative, and culturally diverse!  

Purpose:

Support execution supply planning in line with customer requirements, supplier capabilities and company availability targets to service global demand. Work across functions to solve planning related issues, identify and mitigate potential delays. |  

Here is a brief snapshot of the role. You will: • Support capacity distribution across markets within factories, considering the different supply models to service market demand.

• Execute allocation of Global demand to the appropriate factory.

• Support Supply Review with relevant Liaison Office (LO) to ensure optimized use of capacity, understand supply constraints, delivery performance development and ensure risk mitigation plans are in place.

• Support markets with capacity related queries at the relevant LO/Factory and drive corrective actions.

• Support execution of level loading processes i.e. Make-to-Forecast (MTF), Pull forward process (PF) etc.

• Support Master Data and planning parameters set-up to ensure correct execution of demand allocation and capacity distribution.

• Responsible for creation and distribution of operational reports.

Key Relationships:

• Global Business Unit Planning

• Vertical Business Unit Planning

• Liaison Offices (LO's)

• Planning Services

• Market SCM

Knowledge Skills and Abilities:

• Understanding of supply chain principles

• Good team player and flexible to work cross functionally to achieve goals and objectives

• Self-motivated and Adaptable to dynamic operational environment

• Good analytical and problem solving skills

• Affinity with large data sets e.g. Reporting

• Ability to effectively present information

• Good interpersonal and communication skills

• Fluent in English (written and oral)

• Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite

• Good understanding of Planning software (e.g. ERP systems)

Requisite Education and Experience / Minimum Qualifications:

• College or university degree with a focus on Supply Chain Management, Logistics or Business

Start date: 1st September 2018

Please note that relocation is not offered for  traineeships

adidas celebrates diversity, supports inclusiveness and encourages individual expression in our workplace. We do not tolerate the harassment or discrimination toward any of our applicants or employees. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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The Facts

Jobtitle Trainee Operational Planning - 12 months
Team Supply Chain Management
Brand adidas
Location Amsterdam
Country Netherlands
Number 176846
Position Type Graduate
Date May-09, 2018
Relocation no

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Get ready to build your career with one of the leading sporting goods companies in the world. When you join us in the Netherlands, you become a brand ambassador, living and breathing sport and a sporting lifestyle. The adidas culture in the Netherlands is best described as a high intensity group of problem solvers who aspire toward excellence and settle for nothing less. We are open, friendly, and hardworking and are known for our direct communications. Healthcare and education are a top priority in Dutch culture. Working here, you'll have an extensive choice of schools for your children and a wide range of affordable healthcare benefits. Additional adidas benefits include a pension plan, company sports, staff discount and much more.

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