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Procurement E Sourcing Intern - Atlanta, Ga

Atlanta, GA, US, 30338

CRH Americas Materials Inc




Job ID:  281440


CRH's Americas Materials, a division of CRH, is the leading vertically integrated supplier of aggregates, cement, asphalt, readymixed concrete and paving and construction services in North America.  Our operations span North America with 24,100 employees at close to 1,300 locations in 44 US States and 6 Canadian provinces.


Position Overview

CRH Americas Materials is currently recruiting for the position of an E Sourcing Assignment Intern within the Procurement Excellence team based in Atlanta, GA. The successful intern candidate will be responsible for supporting the e-sourcing process.  The candidate will be able to gain basic understanding of the procurement function and practices in spend analysis, category management, supplier management, sourcing, procure to pay and reporting. This is a paid full-time internship (40 hours per week) with a 6-month minimum commitment.


Key Responsibilities (Essential Duties and Functions)


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.


  • Work with and apply E-Sourcing Software (RFI/RFP/E-Auctions)
  • Master the perfect E-Sourcing Process (why and how we do it)
  • Engage with other Procurement Teams to obtain the required information to be used for the e-sourcing software/process
  • Provide suggestions to management for improving internal processes.
  • Maintain professional demeanor at all times while representing the company
  • Regular and predictable attendance at assigned times is required
  • Other duties as assigned






  • Pursuing a Bachelor's/Master’s degree in Supply Chain Management, Business or related field
  • Proficient computer skills, including Microsoft Office Suite (Word, PowerPoint, and Excel)
  • Procurement/purchasing/E-Sourcing experience is preferred


Work Requirements


  • Must be 18 years in age or older.
  • Must pass pre-employment drug screen and criminal background check.
  • Strict adherence to safety requirements and procedures as outlined in the Employee Handbook.
  • Willingness to work independently and within in a team environment and assist the team with other duties as required.


Knowledge/Skill Requirements


  • Able to read and/or follow written and verbal instructions and implement the same.
  • Demonstrate strong verbal and written communication skills with ability to actively listen
  • Solid problem solving and analytical skills
  • Eager to learn
  • Ability to achieve results with a hands-on, collaborative approach; works well in a team.
  • Action orientated and drives for results
  • Strong planning and organization skills
  • Strong presentation skills
  • Strong multi-tasking capabilities to manage multiple project streams and complexity; propensity for thinking through projects in a process-oriented way required


Physical Requirements


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.


  • Able to communicate with others by telephone and in person.
  • Able to utilize a computer for word processing, email communication, and preparation of documents and presentations.
  • May require sitting for extended periods of time.


Work Environment


The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. 


  • Usually, normal office working conditions.  The noise level in the work environment is usually quiet.
  • The position may require work outside of normal business hours.


The statements included in this job description are not intended to be all-inclusive. They represent typical elements and criteria necessary to successfully perform the job.  Other duties may be assigned as required.  Requirements for this job are subject to modification by the Company and its designees, and reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


What CRH Offers You


  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development and internal promotion
  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs


About CRH Americas


CRH Americas has a long and proud heritage as one of North America’s largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the CRH Americas family. CRH Americas operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.


CRH Americas is a great place to grow! If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Please complete your online application and profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Thank you for your interest in the CRH Americas family!


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CRH Americas is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.


Date Posted:  May 11, 2021

Nearest Major Market: Atlanta

Job Segment: Procurement, Supply Chain Manager, Supply, Buyer, Supply Chain, Operations