Chemours Sustainable Procurement Summer Intern in Wilmington, Delaware
Chemours is seeking a Sustainable Procurement Intern to join our growing Procurement team! This position will report directly to the Procurement Compliance Leader in our Wilmington, DE location and will work a full-time schedule of 40 hours per week from June-August.
Students that succeed in Chemours’ internship and co-op program are typically reconsidered for future opportunities within the company! Eager students that are looking to be a catalyst for better are encouraged to apply.
This role supports the development, maintenance, and continuous improvement of the Sustainable Procurement Strategy. The candidate will bring a fresh perspective to sustainability and how sustainability can be embraced by the Procurement function. Sustainable Procurement is a fundamental component of the recently launched Chemours Corporate Responsibility program and we are seeking to integrate appropriate sustainability practices into our ways of working in Procurement globally. This role reports to the Procurement Compliance Leader and works closely with members of the Global Procurement Center of Excellence as well as Category Managers and Commodity Leaders to identify, prioritize and lead sustainability objectives and improvements initiatives.
The responsibilities of the position are flexible and can be aligned to the interests of the candidate including, but are not limited to, the following:
Design & Develop website (including supplier sustainability) for suppliers working for Chemours
Research, Develop & Roll-out Sustainable Procurement Policy
Facilitate & Support Sustainability Assessment of Key Suppliers
Support Supplier On-Boarding process automation (including integration of supplier screening & CSR Assessment)
In order to be qualified for this role, you //must possess// the following:
Current enrollment at an accredited university as a sophomore or above
Passion for process simplification, sustainability and collaboration
Experience working in teams
The following skill sets are //preferred// by the function:
Previous internship or co-op experience in supply chain
Experience developing processes and process optimization
Experience working with data (analyzing & modeling data to inform decisions)
Well-developed written communication skills
Affordable Housing Assistance (for specific roles)
Learning & Development opportunities
Strong Inclusion & Diversity initiatives
WE’RE CHEMOURS. A DIFFERENT KIND OF CHEMISTRY COMPANY
We are on a journey to create a more colorful, capable, and cleaner world through the power of chemistry. We’ve completed our transformation and now we’re earning our way to growth by advancing higher value chemistry.
Built upon a 200-year-old legacy and a world-class product portfolio, we bring everyday convenience to virtually everything people touch—in industries ranging from automotive, paints, and plastics to electronics, construction, energy, and telecommunications.
The “ours” in Chemours is for all of us who work here. We’re working together to improve people’s lives the world over.
Our culture is built upon our values: Customer Centered, Refreshing Simplicity, Unshakable Integrity, Safety Obsession, and Collective Entrepreneurship.
We’re honored to be named a //“2018 Top Workplace”// by Delaware News Journal and a //“Great Place to Work-Certified Company”// for 2018-2019.
WHAT SETS US APART
Chemours has the heart and energy of a startup, while being built upon a 200-year old legacy and a world-class product portfolio. A startup with a head start. This mentality drives both our strategy and employees. We believe a thriving workforce culture is essential to our success. We’re earning our way to growth by unleashing the power of our talented, experienced, and passionate employees.
//Chemours is an equal opportunity employer//
/Chemours is an E-Verify employer/
/Candidates must be able to perform all duties listed with or without accommodation/
/Immigration sponsorship (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status) is not currently available for this position/