Employer: Mattson Technology
About the RoleMattson Technology is looking for a Commodity Intern to join the Operations team. The internship opportunity will provide students with hands on experience working with industry professionals. In this role, you’ll be involved in carrying out the daily tasks within current operations and processes in the commodity rationalization and source selection. The main objective over the internship is to help you learn real skills, and values while building a network, making an impact, and have fun while doing it all. The actual dates of the internship will align with most universities summer break. Key Responsibilities:SAP Data miningCoordinates procurement activities with other departments to assure effective and timely coordination and teamwork in procuring materialsWork collaboratively across operations functions and development teams to assist in driving disciplines and best sourcing practicesIdentifies, analyzes, develops and implements procurement best practices, processes and proceduresConducts supplier quoting and negotiation, considering project scope, budget, and margin targets. Strategic development of suppliers, supplier selection and qualification, transition of products from engineering to production, project management and overall supplier performanceWork with BOM’s to assess if configurations match current specification and make corrections by generating ECO/PCN requests to affect these changesParticipate in survey suppliers that have demonstrated poor quality, delivery and lack of flexibilityCollect data, write reports and make recommendations based on the output of the dataExhibits a strong sense of urgency to maintain high personal performance while making decisions and allocating resources in a cost-efficient mannerOther duties as assignedRequirements:Currently enrolled as a full-time undergraduate, master’s or PhD student in the following areas of study: Operation Management, Supply Chain, Engineering or FinanceConfident, quick decision maker, who works well in a team environmentGreat communicator and excellent writing skillsMS Project, Excel, Power Point, and Word software skills Equal Opportunity EmployerMattson Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.