Mutual of Omaha Procurement Intern - Summer 2018 in LINCOLN, Nebraska

The Procurement department is seeking a summer Intern. This full time paid Procurement Intern undergraduate student will have the opportunity to gain knowledge and practical experience in the area of Procurement by applying and gaining knowledge of the business environment, completing and assisting work assignments such as RFX’s, bench marking and analytics.

Essential Job Functions:

The Procurement Intern will play an integral role in the success of the Procurement team. Specifically they will assist in:

  • Performing spend analysis

  • Evaluating and analyzing supplier RFX responses

  • Identifying opportunities for cost savings and process improvement efforts

  • Preparing for supplier negotiations with market research and benchmarking analysis

  • Consolidating and standardizing the supplier base

  • Performing other ad hoc duties as required

  • This position requires sitting over 66% of the time.

  • This position requires Visual Acuity at 20 inches (or less) over 66% of the time.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Currently enrolled in a degree program related to Supply Chain, Finance/Business or other field related to the internship before and after the internship

  • Strong knowledge of and ability to use various business software applications on a personal computer including word processing, spreadsheet, and database applications

  • Skills in oral and written communication, human relations, creativity

  • Ability to analyze and interpret information, exercise judgement and be flexible

If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you have the right to request an accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access our career center as a result of your disability. To request an accommodation, contact a Human Resources Representative at 1-800-780-0304. We are available Monday through Friday 7 am to 4:30 pm CST.

For all other inquiries, contact our HR Helpline at 1-800-365-1405, option 4.

Mutual of Omaha and its affiliates are an Equal Opportunity /Affirmative Action Employer, Minorities/Female/Disabled/Veteran

To All Recruitment Agencies: We do not accept unsolicited agency resumes and we are not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.