Procurement Intern

Job description


The Student Hotel is looking for a procurement intern to join the head office team for a period of at least 6 months to start as soon as possible. The procurement intern will be part of the corporate services team and report to the procurement specialist.  


Why you’ll love working here

We live in a world where everything is changing – from the way we travel to how we study, live and work. But one thing remains constant: our need to connect. We believe in creating a fun, creative and inspiring environment where everyone can live, work, play and grow. How do we achieve it? Through our exceptional international team of lively, smart and motivated people that embrace the student spirit and bring it to life every day.

We have big plans. By 2023, we aim to have 65 locations across Europe. That’s 26,000 rooms and almost one million square metres of shared spaces. Beyond bricks and mortar, our new TSHLife app and digital platform is also ready to connect nearly a million current and former co-living and co-working guests.


In 2020, we’re in a phase of hyper growth. After opening 12 operational hotels in our scale-up phase, we’re evolving into an industry-leading company – redefining the concept of a hotel as the world knows it.


Why we need you

Opening these hotels means working with a lot of new suppliers. As procurement intern, you will assist the procurement specialist supporting the operational teams in their search for suppliers, manage supplier relations and implementation of the TSH procurement platform. As part of the procurement team you will be closely working alongside the F&B management team, hotel managers and the impact manager.


What you’ll be doing to make it happen

  • Support in the selection of suppliers, both local and international
  • Support of selection processes (RFI/ RFP/ negotiations)
  • Support supply market reviews
  • Support the roll-out of the TSH procurement platform
  • Maintenance the procurement platform
  • Train colleagues in the use of the TSH procurement platform
  • Create ad-hoc requests

Requirements


What you bring to the table

We are looking for someone who is ambitious with a passion for procurement and international hospitality. For this internship, you must be a current student in a related field and available for a minimum period of six months.


Background

  • Must be an enrolled student 
  • Excellent planning skills and ability to deal with time limits
  • Team player, strong personality, creative and a connector
  • International mindset, cross-cultural awareness and sensitivity
  • Proactive, can do attitude, enthusiasm for acquiring new skills and knowledge
  • Strong analytical skills, you must be experienced working with Microsoft Office
  • Good communication skills, fluent in English (written and spoken), other European languages are considered an advantage 


What do we offer you?

  • An amazing work environment with a fantastic vibe and lots of positive energy
  • The opportunity to work at a dynamic, young, international organisation; we’re a real game changer in the hospitality industry
  • TSH cares and gives you access to facilities including a great canteen, gym and awesome regular events
  • Ready, set, grow! You’ll get the chance to learn and grow in your role, collaborating with other talented people that will challenge you every day
  • You’ll receive a competitive salary and all the tools you need for your job

We want everyone to feel welcome and respected, and we go the extra mile to create a complete connected community. Our teams are diverse, representing more than one nationality, gender, religion, age, culture and personality. That’s what makes our team so special. Did we get you excited? We’d love to receive your application! Just click the ‘apply now’, answer a couple of questions and send us your CV/LinkedIn profile.