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2018-02-082018-03-15

Procurement Leadership Development Program

Siemens
Alpharetta, GA
**Procurement Leadership Development Program**







Locations:Alpharetta, Georgia







Job Family: Internal Services







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**Job Description**







**Division:** Global Services



**Business Unit:** Supply Chain Management



**Requisition Number:** 221599



**Primary Location:** United States-Georgia-Alpharetta



**Assignment Category:** Full-time regular



**Experience Level:** Entry level



**Education Required Level:** Bachelor's Degree



**Travel Required:** 10%







**Division Description:**







Procurement is focused on making a substantial and lasting contribution to the success of our business activities. It manages the pooling of global procurement demand, coordinates the implementation of standards and initiatives throughout the division and promotes the exchange of best practices in the global procurement network.







**Job Description:**







**Program and Position Overview**







Siemens is a global powerhouse focusing on the areas of electrification, automation and digitalization. Do you want to learn how to manage Strategic Procurement and Supply Chain in Siemens? Are you interested in designing and utilizing some of disruptive digitalization technologies in the real world of Supply Chain Management (SCM)? If the answer is yes, this is the position for you.







What is the Procurement Leadership Development Program (PLDP)?







The PLDP prepares you to support a wide range of businesses as a potential future leader within our SCM organization. You will learn what it takes to analyze and manage the Supply Chain and Procurement aspects of a company ranked among the top 50 in sales in the world. You will receive mentoring from Siemens team of business leaders and gain access to and network with Siemens senior decision-makers. This is a two-year rotation program with two six-month segments, followed by a one year segment. It is not an internship or co-op position. The individual will be rotating across business and functions in SCM in at least two locations in the U.S. Upon completion of the program, graduates should transition into the SCM and Procurement organization in Siemens in the U.S.







At the end of the program, the individual will obtain SCM related experiences in







Commodity Management







Procurement Performance Controlling & Reporting







SCM Governance and Processes







Project Procurement Management







Operational Procurement







Logistics







Program start dates are in January and July.







Who Should Apply?







We are looking for people who are resourceful true problem solvers who challenge themselves to find the most effective and efficient solutions to complex challenges. We provide a platform for those who want to have an impact on the future and contribute to the successes of the company, our customers and the world.







**Responsibilities**







During the two-year program, this individual will have an opportunity to learn the comprehensive Supply Chain Management and Procurement processes, technologies, applications and methodologies from both strategic and operational perspectives.







+ Support the overall functions and multiple projects within the SCM organization in Siemens Corporation and various Business Divisions.







Help the implementation of Siemens SCM Digitalization programs and strategies.







+ Analyze SCM reports, coordinate and possibility lead various projects with a focus on process optimization in SCM area.







Interact with a broad range of stakeholders including the Siemens Global SCM organization, Executives, Divisions and other support functions; interface with all of the SCM employees in the SCM organization that he or she is located in the rotation program.







**Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience**







+ Education Level Required:







+ Preferred: Major in Supply Chain Management, Finance, Logistics;



+ Will be considered: Major in Business Administration, General Management, Statistics, IT, Mathematics







+ Graduation Date: Candidates must graduate with a four-year degree by the program start date, but no more than one year prior



+ Minimum GPA: 3.2 (3.5+ strongly preferred)



+ Good MS Office Suite



+ Good analytical skills



+ Good interpersonal and communication skills (written and oral), and a team player



+ Demonstrate a good level of critical thinking and problem solving







**Work Authorization: Permanent work authorization in the U.S. is required**







**Relocation and Travel: Candidates must be willing to relocate and travel as required by the program**







**Equal Employment Opportunity Statement**



Siemens is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, creed, religion, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, sex, age, physical or mental disability, marital status, family responsibilities, pregnancy, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender expression, gender identity, transgender, sex stereotyping, protected veteran or military status, and other categories protected by federal, state or local law.







**EEO is the Law**



Applicants and employees are protected under Federal law from discrimination. To learn more, Click here at https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm .







**Pay Transparency Non-Discrimination Provision**



Siemens follows Executive Order 11246, including the Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision. To learn more, Click here at https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/pdf/pay-transp_formattedESQA508c.pdf .

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