Internship Information: Junior Purchasing Analyst Intern
Timing: September 2020-December 2020
Location: Remote/ Irvine, CA
Position type: Seasonal, Full-Time
Paid: Hourly, Non-Exempt
This Is What You’ll Do
Support Vehicle built activities: Responsible for managing supplier contract as it relates to the procurement of specific parts/modules. In addition, you will ensure successful interfaces with Trade, Logistic, Suppliers, Engineering, Manufacturing to optimize productivity, cost and quality. You will also manage/influence/optimize timelines associated to each commodity and track the execution of supplier timelines.
Organize and structure RFQ packages for new projects
Suppliers RFI, market intelligence
Responsible for sourcing parts/modules required in bill of material. Develop strong skills in procurement for electric vehicle (Exteriors/Battery/Closures applications).
Enabling innovation and implementing sustainable supply chains.
Be a leader in promoting/using/enhancing company procurement systems and reporting.
- Working within the company processes and policies related to procurement.
This Is What You’ll Need
Completion of your sophomore year by Fall 2020 in an accredited 4-year program for Supply Chain or Business with a focus on Purchasing, Supply Chain or Procurement
Exposure or knowledge with an SAP/ERP Software
Interest in Electric Vehicles, Mobility and/or Sustainable Energy
- Willingness to make an impact in a mission driven start-up environment
This Is Where You’ll Work
Department: New Model Launch
Location: Remote/ Irvine, CA
The Adventure Is Just Beginning
Doing something different is never easy. It requires courage, optimism and grit. Core to delivering on our vision is building a team of curious individuals, determined to make a positive impact on the world. This means challenging ourselves, stretching beyond the bounds of conventional thinking, reframing old problems, seeking new solutions and operating comfortably in a space of uncertainty.
Our team has a diverse set of backgrounds— but at heart, we are adventurers on a mission to move the world in a new direction. We’re currently looking for thinkers and doers with a strong sense of adventure to join us on this journey.
Rivian is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Prohibits Discrimination and Harassment of Any Kind: Rivian is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. All employment decisions at Rivian are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion or belief, family or parental status, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. Rivian will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics. Rivian encourages applicants of all ages.