Microsoft Corporation Full-time opportunities for students & recent graduates: Supply Chain & Operations Management in Cambridge, Massachusetts

Our supply chain and operations teams work closely with our hardware development teams and other customer facing organizations and drive strategy around supply chain solutions and operations to improve processes and customer experiences.

Do you want to work on a meaningful and impactful project and make a difference? Are you willing to learn from others and open to new ideas? Do you want to support others to succeed and operate in a highly-collaborative and global environment? If this sounds like you, Microsoft would like to invite you to come join us as you are, where you can find more than just a job.   Read on to learn more about opportunities and apply online! 

Applications to these opportunities are considered for all available Supply Chain & Operation Management full time roles, depending on education level and/or location. To be considered as a student or recent graduate, you should be within 12 months of graduation or graduated within the last 12 months.

Supply Chain Planning

As a Supply chain professional, you are the link between our hardware development teams and the marketplace. Whether collaborating with team leaders and producers or contacting outside vendors and support businesses, you use outstanding communication skills to maximize exposure for products in the categories of gaming, tablets and PCs, PC hardware, TV and Media Center, and Mobile services.

Operations Program Management

Microsoft Operations is responsible for the global operations of our Commercial, Consumer, Services, Microsoft Business Solutions, and original equipment manufacturer (OEM) businesses. We focus on the strategy, development, and execution of launch planning, agreement processing, invoicing, and supply chain solutions for Microsoft’s products and services worldwide.

Responsibilities

Supply Chain Planning

Challenge yourself to optimize efficiency and costs as products are moved between supplier and retail and guarantee that our supply matches the needs of our partners and customers. You also develop best practices to make sure that efficiency consistently improves in the supply chain. Your leadership as an end-to-end Supply chain professional underpins the strength of our global performance.

Operations Program Management

We continually improve the effectiveness of sales, marketing, and customer service through business visibility, process improvement, tool design and adoption. We create great customer and partner experiences that build loyalty and make it easy to do business with Microsoft.

Qualifications

Supply Chain Planning

  • Currently pursuing or recently graduated with a bachelor’s or master’s degree in operations, supply chain management, industrial engineering or relevant fields. To be considered as a student or recent graduate, you should be within 12 months of graduation or graduated within the last 12 months.

  • Experience with global materials life-cycle management (development, launch, sustaining and end of life) and start-up/shut-down process management preferred.

  • Experience with enterprise resource planning, material management systems and implementations a plus.

  • Ability to analyze, explain, and draw conclusions based on complex data from multiple content areas.

Operations Program Management

  • Currently pursuing or recently graduated with a bachelor’s or master’s degree in operations, supply chain management, industrial engineering or relevant fields. To be considered as a student or recent graduate, you should be within 12 months of graduation or graduated within the last 12 months.

  • Demonstrated ability in program or project management, preferably in the technology field.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

  • Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously, deal with ambiguity, make trade-off decisions, meet deadlines and drive for results.

Microsoft is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request via the Accommodation request form at https://careers.microsoft.com/us/en/accommodationrequest .

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