Summer Job at Sourcing and Logistics
The summer jobs in sourcing and logistics at Metsä Group are available in Espoo and Äänekoski. We have summer trainee opportunities available in three teams. The tasks are described below for each team separately.
As a summer trainee in Espoo in the Sourcing and Logistics Development team, you will be involved in supporting sourcing professionals and process owners, in activities related to contract management, facilitating electronic contract signatures and supporting the implementation phase of various supplier surveys. You will also analyse supplier and contract data and contribute to quality assurance and improvement. You will also have a possibility to contribute to the ongoing ERP project regarding the purchasing process.
In the role of summer trainee in Metsä Group’s maritime logistics service center in Espoo, you will perform short-term logistics planning (sales order and capacity balancing). The Service center provides maritime logistics and ports coordination related services to our business areas and cooperates with stakeholders. Daily operations like processing maritime transport requests, making bookings and delivery follow-ups are part of your tasks. In addition, you perform logistics invoice checks, manage logistics supplier quality deviations and maintain logistics master data in various systems. You are in the key role to solve daily issues and to ensure high service level and quality of our deliveries. You participate actively in the cooperation with port operators and shipping lines and contribute also to continuous improvement of the maritime logistics processes, tools and ways of working.
In the role of Service Centre summer trainee in Äänekoski, you will play a key role in the processing of procurement proposals, purchase orders, purchase order confirmations and procurement contract data. You will maintain the necessary purchasing data in our systems, monitor the progress of deliveries and be responsible for the complaints database in your area of responsibility. You will also support internal partners and suppliers at various stages of the purchasing process.
What we expect from you?
We expect you to be reliable, flexible, proactive and cooperative. We value your ability to work independently and your willingness to learn and develop on the job.
For the summer job in Sourcing and Logistics Development team in Espoo, we hope that you have a basic understanding of procurement processes beforehand. A suitable educational background for the position is for example a few years of university education in a commercial or technical field. Fluency in English is required. Finnish language skills and knowledge of PowerBI are considered an advantage.
For the summer job in Metsä Group’s maritime logistics service center in Espoo, we expect you to have relevant education in logistics, supply chain, business or technology. Previous experience in logistics or supply chain in manufacturing or shipping environment is an advantage. We value your customer service and teamwork attitude as well as process orientation. You have ability to work under pressure and balance between multiple priorities. You have good written and spoken English and Finnish skills, knowledge of any other Metsä Group local languages is an asset (e.g. Swedish, German). Your experience in ERP and transportation management systems is regarded as an advantage.
For the Äänekoski Service Centre position, we expect you to have a basic knowledge of purchasing process and a commercial or technical education. Previous experience either in purchasing or other order-supply chain management tasks and SAP and Maximo ERP systems will be considered an advantage. You are a customer service oriented, self-motivated and systematic worker. In addition, you are fluent in Finnish and English. Swedish, German, Polish, Estonian or Slovak language skill will be an advantage.
You can find the summer job advertisement for Sourcing and Logistics with the title "Summer Jobs at Metsä Group - Sourcing and Logistics".