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Title:  Student Intern

Req ID:  786
City:  St. Louis
State:  MO
Country/Region:  US
Postal Code:  63101
Department:  Procurement

Site: St. Louis HQ

Peabody is the leading global pure-play coal company and a member of the Fortune 500, serving power and steel customers in more than 25 countries on six continents. The company offers significant scale, high-quality assets, and diversity in geography and products. Peabody is guided by seven core values: safety, customer focus, leadership, people, excellence, integrity and sustainability.

Job Summary

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The intern will be exposed to and provide support to all functional areas of the PBS Procurement shared service model, including: Master Data Management, MPA Administration, Outline Agreements, Workflow, Purchase Order (PO) Creation and Bid/Buy. Duties may be both project-oriented as well as daily operational responsibilities. Peabody utilizes SAP as its enterprise software and the successful candidate will be provided an opportunity to acquire hands on experience with this application.


 

Job Description

The intern will be exposed to and provide support to all functional areas of the PBS Procurement shared service model, including: Master Data Management, MPA Administration, Outline Agreements, Workflow, Purchase Order (PO) Creation and Bid/Buy
• Potential duties in the PO Creation functional area include: (1) Communication with site regarding their procurement requirements; (2) Communication with vendors for product pricing, order delivery status or availability of materials; (3) Closure of obsolete purchase orders; (4) Vendor Managed Inventory (VMI) PO Creation; and (5) Backorder management
• Potential duties in the Materials Management functional area include:  (1) New material setup and verification ; (2) Catalog maintenance and cleanup; (3) Inactive materials purge; (4) Hazardous material management; and (5) Manufacturer reviews and clean up
• Potential duties in the Materials Management functional area include: (1) Verification of bank changes; (2) Vendor Catalog clean up; (3) Identification of  duplicate vendors; and (4) Identification and tracking of Minority or Woman Owned Vendors
Requirements:
• Education:  Undergraduate junior or senior status. Preferred majors: Business Administration, Accounting, Management, Finance, Economics, Computer Information Systems, and Information Technology. All majors will be considered.
• Excellent written and oral communication skills
• Excellent interpersonal skills
• Proficiency in data analysis
• Customer service focus and orientation
• Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook)
• SAP – Ability to learn SAP and other software
Work Schedule:
• This position primarily supports the Australian operations from St. Louis. The intern will work a 20-24 hour work week, 3-5 days per week as agreed between Sunday – Thursday with times to be coordinated with supervisor from 2:30 pm.-1:30 am.  Pay rate of $18/hour.
 

 

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Peabody Energy is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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