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Procurement - Digital Improvements Internship

Internship in Broughton, United Kingdom

Degree level


Job function

Supply chain

Required language

English (Fluent)

Work experience

0 to 1 years

Start date

6 July 2020

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Airbus Operations Limited

Airbus is a global leader in aeronautics, space and related services. In 2018 it generated revenues of € 64 billion and employed a workforce of around 134,000. Airbus offers the most comprehensive range of passenger airliners. Airbus is also a European leader providing tanker, combat, transport and mission aircraft, as well as one of the world's leading space companies. In helicopters, Airbus provides the most efficient civil and military rotorcraft solutions worldwide.

Our people work with passion and determination to make the world a more connected, safer and smarter place. Taking pride in our work, we draw on each other's expertise and experience to achieve excellence. Our diversity and teamwork culture propel us to accomplish the extraordinary - on the ground, in the sky and in space.

Job Description

Start date: 6th July 2020

Location: Broughton

To stay on top, Airbus recognises the importance of supporting high-achieving and talented undergraduates. We do this through offering challenging internship opportunities during which your skills and potential are fully maximised.

Our internships give a unique insight into potential career paths within Airbus. They are designed so that you can put your theoretical knowledge into practice and gain crucial industry experience. The skills and knowledge you gain will improve your chances of a future role within the Airbus and should benefit your future studies.

You will work as part of a transnational team looking at new ways of working and deploying innovative digital applications in Procurement Operations. Procurement Operations is about making sure the right parts is available at the right time, cost and quality so we have all the parts we need to build the wings!

To enable improved performance of Procurement Operations by facilitating continuous improvement initiatives. To take best practices, tools and techniques and integrating them into operational processes. To monitor end to end performance, drive process improvements and ensure consistent governance.


During this internship, the activities you may undertake will include;

  • Drive continuous improvement in the End to End Supply Chain by leading projects and analysing processes.
  • Optimization of the order processes with respect to Lean Management.
  • Root cause analysis (such as Practical Problem Solving).
  • Perform supply chain monitoring through process performance measures and KPIs.
  • Drive the optimization of ordering master data and parameters.
  • Driving AOS (Airbus Operating System) methodology within a defined governance model
  • Analyse Stock coverage and support stock optimization.
  • To support in reporting, People, Process, Financial & Customer Value performance.


Please note, we love your interest in working for Airbus but we do ask that you make only one application. We encourage you to take time to decide which of our exciting opportunities is right for you and then submit an application that best represents you, your skills and experience in connection with the role you have selected.

One application: Make It Possible, Make It Happen, Make It... Count!

Our Internships are open to Undergraduates only. Therefore it is mandatory for candidates to be an undergraduate for the whole duration of the placement.

Successful candidates will be able to demonstrate the following;

You must be an undergraduate for the full duration of the placement, studying towards a degree in: Economics, Supply Chain, Logistics, Business, Management or similar.

  • Team player, excellent communication skills and proactive
  • Digital mindset, analytical skills and problem-solving ability
  • Supply chain or lean knowledge
  • General interest in aviation
  • Knowledge of SAP / MRP / SQL are advantageous
  • Experience working in an international environment (advantageous but not essential)
  • French (advantageous but not essential)

Please ensure that a covering letter detailing motivations and suitability for this position is included in your application.

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Airbus is a global leader in aeronautics, space and related services.

Aerospace & defence
10,000 employees