Intern Sourcing APP Materials

Purpose & Overall Relevance for the Organization:

Provide support to the Portfolio management & Costing team within Apparel Sourcing Materials.


Key Responsibilities and Projects in bullet points:

  • Support the strategy process to identify opportunities to evolve the material source base
  • Coordinate & support preparation of alignment meetings for material leadership team
  • Collect, analyze & present data to provide facts for decision making
  • Support the Material Costing reporting and adhoc analysis
  • Contribute to the strategic projects driven by the Materials team


Key Objectives (special tasks and learnings):

  • Understand the Materials source base and strategic sourcing frameworks
  • Understand Materials Costing framework and analytics
  • Support projects and seasonal reporting
  • Identify areas in existing processes for improvement opportunities
  • Data maintenance and process documentation


Key Relationships:

  • Materials team (Operations, Planning, Sustainability, Advanced Manufacturing, Quality)
  • Costing team


Required main study courses:

  • Finance / Economics / Business Admin / Supply Chain


Required language skills:

  • English


Additional skills/ qualifications:

  • Strong analytical skills with eye for detail and interpretation
  • Very good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to accept and meet critical deadlines with good planning and organization skills
  • Experienced user of Microsoft Office suite (esp. Power Point and Excel)
  • Action oriented and solution-minded team player
  • Self-motivated with a keen interest to learn


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Job Title:  Intern Sourcing APP Materials

Brand:  adidas
Location:  Hong Kong
TEAM:  Sourcing
State:  91
Country/Region:  CN
Contract Type:  Intern
Number:  289568
Date:  Jan 7, 2021