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The Kraft Heinz Company is one of the largest food and beverage companies in the world, with eight $1 billion+ brands and global sales of approximately $25 billion. We’re a globally trusted producer of high-quality, great-tasting, and nutritious foods for over 150 years. Our brands are truly global, with products produced and marketed in over 40 countries. These beloved products include condiments and sauces, cheese and dairy, meals, meats, refreshment beverages, coffee, infant and nutrition products, and numerous other grocery products in a portfolio of more than 200 legacy and emerging brands.

No matter the brand, we’re united under one vision: To sustainably grow by delighting more consumers globally. Bringing this vision to life is our team of 39,000+ food lovers, creative thinkers, and high performers worldwide. Together, we help provide meals to those in need through our global partnership with Rise Against Hunger. We also stand committed to responsible, sustainable practices that extend to every facet of our business, our consumers, and our communities. Every day, we’re transforming the food industry with bold thinking and unprecedented results. If you share our passion – and are ready to create the future, build a legacy, and lead as a global citizen – there’s only one thing to do: join our table and let’s make life delicious!

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As part of Kraft Heinz, you're supported to grow and achieve. You’re expected to bring your authentic self to work every day, to lead with humility, and drive outstanding performance at every level – and you’ll be rewarded. You’re given opportunities to leave a mark and build a legacy. But you won’t do it alone. You’re supported by passionate teammates along the way, and our collective, collaborative spirit fuels our incredible progress.

General information

All posting locations: Latina, Latina, Italy

Job Function: 11 - Logistics

Department: 11 - 04 - Supply Planning (incl Inventory)

Date Published: 18-May-2021

Job Type: Student

Description & Requirements

About the Position

We have an excellent opportunity available for a recently graduated or bachelor/master student interested in making a difference at Kraft Heinz as Scheduling & Logistics Intern. This role will be based in Plasmon Factory in Latina (LT).  You’ll be working in a high performing team- alongside peers always trying to reach the next level.

Depending on your profile- your experience and interests you will be supporting one of the following team: Logistics and Scheduling. During the internship you will be enrolled in both strategic and tactical projects- besides being involved in daily operational activities.

The Scheduling Intern will be involved in:

  • Supporting for scheduling activities and maintaining delivery times of material into the systems;
  • Supporting for maintaining safety stock and min-max levels- re-order points- MRP forecasted demand in order to reduce lead times while at the same time reducing excess inventory exposure;
  • Entering and generating purchase orders into the system;
  • Analyzing MRP requirements and scheduling ingredients deliveries dates;
  • Participate in weekly operational meetings with the carriers to review performance KPIs and open issues;
  • Back up of raw material scheduler covering his/her absences.

The Logistics Intern will be involved in:

  • Management of warehouse activities- processes and accounting;
  • Management of Raw Materials and Finished Goods receipt and stock;
  • Support daily- weekly and monthly production scheduling activities;
  • Support warehouse management to run operations efficiently and in accordance with safety;
  • Materials picking list needed in daily and weekly production activities.


Hard Skills

  • EU Working Permit (Orientation Year Visa not included)
  • Education: graduated or graduating with full marks from University in Engineering Studies (management and mechanical are preferred).
  • IT Knowledge: strong MS Office skills (great command of Excel)- good knowledge of other analytic tools- basic knowledge of programming is a plus and always curious to learn more IT tools;
  • Language Knowledge: fluent in English and Italian

Professional Attributes

  • Communication Skills

At Kraft Heinz you’ll easily be exposed to senior management- no matter your level. Therefore- it’s important you have excellent communication skills- to deal with all kinds of different stakeholders.

  • Ability to Simplify

We like to keep it simple. And to execute fast. Your ability to simplify will be highly appreciated- when you provide simple solutions dealing with complex challenges.

  • Analytical

We’re a very data driven company. You know how to translate complex data into a simple solution with your analytical mindset.

  • High pressure

You don’t get easily stressed by pressure- on the opposite- a demanding and dynamic environment is what keeps you energized.

  • Team player

Achieving results is nice- but achieving results with the team is simply the best. You’re a team player- which means you’re sometimes a leader- sometimes a follower but always working towards the same common goal together with your teammates.

What we offer you

  • An ambitious employer; we only want to the best for you;
  • Always room for new ideas; if you have an excellent idea- please let us know and we can set it in action!
  • Duration: 6 months Internship
  • Location: Latina         
  • Allowance: €900

Become part of a young and ambitious work environment: as a Kraft Heinz Logistics & Scheduling Intern you’ll be the owner of your own projects and career. At Kraft Heinz- we provide the playing field. You change the game. Are you up for the challenge? If so- apply to this position!

Equal Opportunity Employer–minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity