Netherlands, Amsterdam, Purchasing

Purchasing Logistics | Internship (1st October 2022)

Please apply only if you are currently living in the Netherlands and you are still a student or you have graduated maximum 3 months prior to the internship start date.


At Henkel, you can be a game changer and craft your career. Unleash your entrepreneurial spirit by bringing your ideas to life within a global team. Our leading brands and technologies, along with our high-performing businesses will provide you with countless opportunities to develop your skills and explore new paths. Your career at Henkel will contribute to a more sustainable future, while you grow within our vibrant, diverse culture of trust and belonging. If you’re up for challenging the status quo, join our team of pioneers and make your mark on the future with us.

Do you dare to make an impact?


  • Driving sourcing initiatives for international freight categories Air and Ocean freight jointly with your mentor,
  • Making use of advanced digital eSourcing tools,
  • Deriving a future supplier set-up, preparing, and attending supplier reviews and negotiations, work in close collaboration with various stakeholders,
  • Accompany the implementation of sustainable Logistics solutions for an improved carbon footprint, including supplier communication and data analysis,
  • Further building-up the team knowledge by conducting market research on the Air and Ocean freight global market,
  • Availability: Starting in October, preferably for 6 months.


  • University degree in Business Administration or related studies, such as Supply Chain Management or Purchasing,
  • Being a true team player as well as open-minded, analytical, flexible, pro-active, determined, and able to work independently,
  • Excellent presentation skills, high assertiveness, and ability to establish trustful relationships across multiple functions and to leadership,
  • Ability to work on various tasks in parallel,
  • Firm experience with MS-Office, especially Excel and PowerPoint,
  • Experience with eSourcing Tools preferred,Excellent English (written, oral).


  • An exciting and educational full-time internship in an international FMCG business You’ll be part of an international intern community,
  • Fun and educational events organized for the international (BeNeLux) intern community, with opportunities to broaden your network,
  • 6 months internship,
  • A competitive internship allowance (1000 EUR Gross),
  • Continuous learning in a digital way via LinkedIn Learning and the Henkel learning hub.
JOB ID: req37811
Contract & Job type: Full Time, Limited Term
Contact information for application-related questions: recruitment.benelux@henkel.com
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Note: Perks might vary depending on the job grade.