Supply Chain Strategic Sourcing, Precision BioSciences

Company Description:

Precision BioSciences’ mission is to translate the world’s most powerful genome editing technology into greatly needed products throughout the life sciences. Precision’s wholly proprietary ARCUS genome editing platform enables the production of highly specific nucleases that can insert, remove, and modify DNA at essentially any location in a complex genome. Precision BioSciences’ vision is to be the conduit through which the greatest genome engineering challenges are solved. Precision is developing genome editing-based products to address critical needs in oncology, genetic disease, agriculture, and beyond. For additional information, please visit

Precision BioSciences provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. Precision BioSciences complies with applicable state and local laws governing non-discrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.

Internship Job Description:

The Supply Chain Strategic Sourcing Intern is a full time (40 hours/week) Summer Internship that will help further the Strategic Sourcing pillar of our Supply Chain organization and report to our Raw Materials Category Manager. This role will help to develop Standard Sourcing Analysis model for supplier commercials analysis and supplier comparison. This role will also conduct market intelligence studies for specific categories as needed and leverage strategic frameworks in sourcing and supply chain to enable supplier choices and make decisions. Responsibilities also include performing spend analytics to enable prioritization of strategic sourcing and leveraging e-sourcing software, creating templates and conducting RFP events.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position. This list contains the major duties and requirements of the job and is not all-inclusive. Incumbent(s) may be expected to perform role-related duties other than those contained in this document.

Conduct market intelligence on best practices and metrics to apply to the function
Develop recommendations on which metrics we should pursue and how to obtain the data
Develop analytical models to support maintaining recommended metrics
Enable and further develop strategic sourcing processing and templates for e-sourcing and for RFP bid analytics
Apply strategic frameworks to the function and recommend a functional improvement
Collect strategic sourcing spend and RFP bid data and build standard analytical frameworks that can be applied as templates across future RFPs and analytics
Review Strategic Sourcing Portfolio
Conduct market research to support identification of dual sources for critical raw materials
Perform spend analytics to identify areas of focus for strategic sourcing and cost savings initiatives
Job Requirements

The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required to perform this job successfully.

Current MBA or graduate student concentrating in Industrial Engineering, Supply Chain, Biotechnology or related discipline
Experience or interest within a sourcing, materials management or supply chain related function; industry experience preferred but not required
Experience with data analytics, including advanced Excel analytics and/or Tableau with the ability to develop data dashboards to translate deep data sets into meaningful metrics and visual representations
Ability to develop and augment data sets via aggregation of multiple disparate data sources

This is an office-based position located at the main headquarters in downtown Durham, NC.

Type and Timing of Internship:

Full TimeSummer

Internship Location:

Durham, NC


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