At Bristol Myers Squibb, we are inspired by a single vision – transforming patients’ lives through science. In oncology, hematology, immunology and cardiovascular disease – and one of the most diverse and promising pipelines in the industry – each of our passionate colleagues contribute to innovations that drive meaningful change. We bring a human touch to every treatment we pioneer. Join us and make a difference.
Strategic Sourcing & Procurement (SS&P) manages all company spend, bringing critical goods and services from the best suppliers to BMS for the research, manufacture and commercialization of our medicines.
All participants will have a 10-week placement within SS&P. The program is organized to ensure interns gain valuable industry and functional experience, work on challenging assignments, learn about BMS and network across the company. Interns will opportunities to experience what it’s like to be a procurement professional here at BMS.
Orientation session, includes an overview of company structure, products, and brands
An introduction to SS&P
Exposure to the Senior Leadership Team and business leaders
Developmental feedback and coaching
Teambuilding, networking, and social events
Execute against larger category strategies and work with the guidance of operations and strategic category leaders
Performs value analysis on costs and supplier quotes
Recommends process improvements to streamline for efficiencies
Manages day-to-day supply issues. Analyzes possible solutions using standard procedures. Communicates pertinent information to both internal customers and suppliers to keep apprised and to prevent problems.
Supports PO conversion, non-transactional and some negotiations
Communicate issues to leadership while driving for resolution
Access technology and tools to effectively perform
PO change management and communicate trends of changes
Drive value and lead savings outcomes while collaborating with various functions
Qualifications & Experience
Performs routine professional-based activities and contribute to and manage some projects. Communicate with appropriate departments to clarify request and obtain appropriate supporting documentation for the purchase.
Highly self-motivated and self-directed.
Responsible for compliance with applicable Corporate and Divisional policies and procedures
Required/Desired Skills /Qualifications
Proficient in Microsoft Office
Data driven/Inquisitive Thinker
Strong Communication, written and verbal
Strong interdisciplinary, influence, and networking skill
Hours per week: 40 hours/ week
Runs from June 6, 2022- August 12, 2022 & this will be a REMOTE position
Students receive learning experiences and meaningful work that challenge and reward, working on projects that directly align to our company’s mission.
If interested, please apply directly through WorkDay: