Business and Systems Internship

  • Siemens
  • Euston Road, London, UK
  • Mar 04, 2019
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How do you shape the future through engineering?

We are looking for the decision makers of tomorrow, talented interns ready to help Siemens shape entire industries, cities and even countries in our rail systems department, a part of our ‘Mobility Division’. With unprecedented level of investment, there has never been a better time to gain experience in the rail industry.

The Role

As a Business & Systems intern, you will be involved with Business Systems topics and management systems on a one-year programme, covering the following key areas:

  • Support in the definition and creation of key performance indicators and dashboards in the materials area
  • Coordination and participation in functional / user acceptance testing
  • Data entry and cleansing in ERP system
  • Support in creation of audits
  • Creation of user surveys
  • Making sure regular project updates are communicated
  • Additional project duties as required
  • Development and monitoring of objectives and targets
  • Culture & Behavioural Awareness

You will support the existing team in a fully operational role and you will be involved in both project-based assignments and cross-functional working.  During this time, you will build a compliment of skills.

The Challenge

  • Fully participating and engaging with the business internship scheme and completing all components of the structured development plan including the Siemens Internship Development Programme (IDP), and local work-based skill courses
  • Reporting to your Line Manager and taking ownership for the completion of all allocated tasks to the best of your ability
  • Gaining an understanding of the business unit, including its goals, vision, services, departments, customers, and supply chain
  • Engaging with the business’ Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) requirements

The Candidate

  • You must be completing, or have graduated with a 2:2 or higher degree in a IT, business studies, supply chain management or related discipline
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent organisational and time management skills
  • Excellent Analytical and creative problem solving skills
  • Excellent negotiation and influencing skills
  • Confident with the ability and self-determination to drive your own development through the scheme
  • Previous management experience will be welcomed
  • Commercial business acumen
  • Ability to work well in a diverse/ virtual team environment
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to adapt quickly when faced with new situations and new people
  • Ability to research/analyse information and communicate results/recommendations
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office suite
  • This role will require travel to other sites within the UK so you will need to be flexible in regards to travel.

Siemens is committed to investing in its entry level talent, and - in conjunction with National Skills Academy for Rail (NSAR) - has opened the National Training Academy for Rail (NTAR) in Northampton. NTAR represents an excellent opportunity for all new apprentices, interns, and graduates joining the business to receive best-in-class industry learning and to become part of a community of developing future engineers and rail professionals.

Experience level of the applicant we want

College / Sixth form