VimpelCom is hiring an

Internship Direct Procurement - Contract Management

Amsterdam, Netherlands

VimpelCom is one of the world’s largest integrated telecommunications services operators providing voice and data services through a range of traditional and broadband mobile and fixed technologies in Russia, Ukraine, Italy and several Asian and African countries. VimpelCom Ltd. is headquartered in Amsterdam, the Netherlands and listed on NASDAQ.

Headquarter’s Contract Management team is part of the Direct Procurement function of Vimpelcom Group dealing with the acquisition of all telecommunication hardware/software/SaaS/hosting services/roaming services that are necessary for all the operational companies of Group. Part of the responsibilities is to review contracts with all the major ICT supplier (including many Forbes 500 companies), negotiate the contractual and commercial terms, maintain the Global Procurement System, implement the Policies of Group into all the Global Frame Agreements.
As an Intern in HQ’s Contract Management team, you will be directly supervised by the HQ Contract Managers and become involved in all Procurement circle activities such as:
·         Tendering Procedure (drafting and issuance of RFQ/RFI/RFP).
·         Participate on the procedure of contract analysis, negotiations and management.
·         Maintain and use Global Procurement System
·         Assist with arranging business meetings and workshops.
We are looking for a Bachelor or Master student from the field of Law, Business Administration, or  Economics who is fluent in English, fast thinker, result driven personality and has good knowledge in Microsoft Word and Excel. In addition, you need to possess strong analytical and communication skills as well as highly punctual and process driven attitude.
Would you like to gain experience in an international, dynamic company? Then this internship will be a great challenge for you!