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DIVISION Intelligent Exterior Systems

Hungry for challenges? Join a group with innovation at its heart and contribute to the automotive revolution!

With 33,000 team members located in 31 countries and a 2017 revenue of €8 billion, Plastic Omnium is world leader in its two businesses: automotive and environment.

The Intelligent Exterior Systems Division is the world leader for the production of body panels and modules. Serving over 70 car manufacturers worldwide, it encompasses 23,000 employees in 85 sites.

Our ambition? Provide automakers with cutting-edge equipment and solutions to develop tomorrow’s clean and connected car.


You will be in charge of:

  • Preparing and distributing “requests for quotation” packages
  • Creation of quote analysis and business case
  • Negotiating with suppliers
  • Tracking suppliers invoice and payment
  • Creating and collecting commodity specific documents from suppliers
  • Developing supplier panel strategy

Plastic Omnium will support you to make your experience with us a success: the cost of your accommodation will be paid, you will benefit from the network of other VIEs in the US. A periodic follow up will take place with your manager and our HR team all along your assignment. Further employment opportunities will be also discussed a few months before the end of your VIE contract.  At Plastic Omnium, 2 VIEs out of 3 are offered a permanent job by the end of their assignment!

To be part of the adventure:

  • You are a highly motivated young graduate from an engineering or business school or university with a specialization in Purchasing or Logistics
  • Your English is fluent and good command of Spanish would be a plus.
  • As part of your studies, you have already undertaken an international curriculum. You are a team player, a self-learner and have demonstrated some leadership.
  • You have an interest in the automobile industry; a first experience or internship in this sector is a plus.
  • You are open-minded and are driven by a strong desire to learn, and you wish to undertake an international career.


Starting date: December 2019

Duration: 18 months

Location: Troy, USA

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