Chevron Corporation 2018-2019: Procurement/Supply Chain MBA Intern- Arizona State University in Houston, Texas

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Chevron Corporation is one of the world’s leading integrated energy companies with subsidiaries that conduct business across the globe. The company’s success is driven by the ingenuity and commitment of approximately 58,000 employees who operate across the energy spectrum. Chevron explores for, produces and transports crude oil and natural gas; refines, markets and distributes transportation fuels and other energy products and services; manufactures and sells petrochemical products; generates power and produces geothermal energy; and develops and commercializes the energy resources of the future, including biofuels and other renewables. Chevron is based in San Ramon, California.

Procurement/Supply Chain Overview:

Chevron spends billions of dollars annually on goods and services. The Procurement/Supply Chain Management (P/SCM) function works in partnership to strategically leverage and manage this spend with a focus on operational excellence and the total cost of ownership represented in the supply chain.

The P/SCM function collaborates within Chevron and across the companies we work to deliver goods and services to Chevron safely, reliably, and at a competitive cost. The function’s strategic processes include: Category Management, Contracting, Strategic Sourcing, National & Local Content, Market Intelligence, Procurement Operations and Supplier Diversity/Local Content.

Our mission is to create a competitive differentiation for Chevron by delivering optimal P/SCM solutions – the right materials and services, in the right place, at the right time, at the right cost.

Procurement/Supply Chain M.B.A. Analysts:

Business Analyst will gain a better understanding of Chevron’s business and learn more about its people and culture. This program will provide the participants with a variety of unique experiences that will serve to develop and broaden critical skill sets and competencies as they progress in their development towards leadership roles within the organization.

P/SCM Business Analyst will be asked to complete a variety of tasks and may work on several projects simultaneously. The position conducts various supply chain analyses, internal and external market research studies, as well as data and process analysis for Procurement management and cross-operating company procurement teams. Frequent interaction with leadership, senior managers, current program members, and program alumni can be expected.

Assignments include supporting Category Management, Contracting, Procurement Operations and other P/SCM activities that support the Technology, Projects & Services, Upstream & Gas, or Downstream, Chemicals & Shared Services organizations. Assignments are driven by organizational and business needs.

Prior assignments include but not limited to:

  • Buying and Expediting

  • Strategic Capabilities

  • Spend Analysis

  • Rate Competitiveness

  • Quality Management

  • Project Management

Positions are typically located in:

  • Bellaire, Texas

  • Houston, Texas

  • San Ramon, California (headquarters)

  • Other Locations

Required Qualifications:

Chevron seeks talented M.B.A. students pursuing a Supply Chain Management degree who meet the following requirements:

  • Have strong academic performance and career interest in Supply Chain Management.

  • Demonstrate strong analytical skills, problem-solving capabilities, and business acumen.

  • Demonstrate leadership potential.

  • Can innovate and look beyond standard practices.

  • Exhibit excellent communication abilities.

  • Promote teamwork, diversity, and integrity.

  • Are open to learning and exploring a variety of Procurement/Supply Chain business areas.

  • Have three to six years of related work experience.

  • Geographically mobile.

Preferred Qualification:

Bachelor Degree in Engineering preferred.

U.S. citizenship or U.S. permanent residency is required.

Chevron is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

Regulatory Disclosure for US Positions:

Chevron is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status, or other status protected by law or regulation.

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