Careers

At Church & Dwight UK Ltd we are committed to attracting, rewarding, developing and retaining top talent.

Buying / Purchasing Intern

Closing date: 05/03/2018

Are you looking for an internship in the UK? Are you enthusiastic, numerate, IT proficient and a team player? If your answer is 'YES' we may have just the opportunity for you!

We have an exciting opportunity for a paid internship within our European Purchasing Team, where you will be able to gain valuable work experience in a global FMCG company.

The opportunity

We are seeking an intern to join our Purchasing department, based in Folkestone, Kent on a 12 month contract starting in Summer 2018. This is a great opportunity to get some ‘hands-on’ Purchasing experience combined with project work which spans Purchasing and Supply in support of our quest to become more agile and responsive.

You will be working within a small but very experienced team where coaching and developing individuals is a priority and finding the time to answer questions is always given.

If ‘Purchasing’ is a bit of a mystery then you might take a look at http://www.beabuyer.org/

One day you could have a great career and “Travel the world whilst Spending someone else’s money!”

Who we are looking for

We welcome applications from current students looking to undertake an industry placement year and also graduates seeking their first Buying / Purchasing opportunity.

The ideal candidate will:

  • Be an undergraduate/postgraduate ideally in Business Studies/Supply Chain/Logistics.
  • Have excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Be able to demonstrate a “can do” attitude and desire to continuously improve.
  • Have the ability to work as part of a team.
  • Have an enquiring mind.
  • Be competent in MS Office, Word, Excel and PowerPoint.

Interested?

If you would like to apply for this opportunity and have a valid European passport or a student visa that allows you to undertake an internship opportunity, please contact our HR Team explaining why you would like to work with Church & Dwight UK and attaching a current CV to:

HRDepartment.UK@churchdwight.com

Apply now