Internship – Customer Forecast Handling

What is in it for you? An enjoyable and challenging internship in a high-tech environment. What is in it for us? Clear processes and procedures for the way we have to deal with the forecast we receive from all our customers. Maintaining high logistical service levels towards our customers is a KPI that is high on the agenda for Neways. This KPI is expressed as Confirmed Line Item Performance (CLIP). To ensure a high CLIP score, it all starts with managing your demand very accurately. In order to do so, Neways offers an internship which focuses on how to deal with all the forecast we receive from our customers. The intern will be challenged to develop and implement a way of working for uploading customer forecast into our system. An educational, dynamic and interesting internship with proper guidance, pleasant colleagues and a high contribution to the Neways Group. This is what you can expect as an intern from us!

Your challenges as intern for “Customer Forecast Handling”

Your assignment is both challenging and diverse: together with our colleagues, you provide fact based recommendations for optimizing our customer forecast upload processes and procedures. You are challenged to convert big data (volatile customer demand) into easily understandable conclusions and recommendations. You are able to apply the theory you have learned during your study in practice and thinking outside the box puts you in your sweet spot. At least, the following bullet points have to be part of your research:

  • Insight in the volatility (demand changes in quantities and/or timing within order lead time) and variance of the forecasted items and quantities of our customers
  • Design of a forecast upload process that ensures high customer service levels against the lowest possible inventory levels
  • Implementation of the proposed process
  • Clear procedures, work instructions and training for the employees that will deal with the forecast upload process

What do we offer you as intern for “Customer Forecast Handling”?

We offer an energizing work environment in the fascinating high-tech industry. This in combination with a topic which is trending within Customer Forecast Handling. Moreover, we have a proper internship compensation and future development opportunities within the overall Neways Organization.

Where do you come to work as intern for “Customer Forecast Handling”?

Neways Electronics International is a decentralized and therefore decisive organization, consisting of a holding company with twelve operating companies in the Netherlands, Germany, Slovakia, and China. We not only find our service to customers important but also that we create a pleasant working environment for our more than 2800 colleagues worldwide. Creativity and job satisfaction are central to us and we place great value on personal relationships with customers. We believe that real attention for people leads to better service and a further increase in the quality of our products: products that make our lives more pleasant. Our core values ​​are: proactive, customer-oriented, teamwork, flexible and creative, partnership, drive and we meet our appointments.

Neways Advanced Applications, located at the Science Park Eindhoven in Son, specializes in the development, product improvement and assembly of high-quality functional modules and subsystems. Working at Neways Advanced Applications feels like working in a family business with more than 500 employees, where loyalty, flexibility and growth opportunities are of paramount importance. Work is being done on high mix and low volume electronic compositions that are sold to globally operating original equipment manufacturers. Customers are often active in the following market segments: semiconductor industry, medical diagnosis systems, medical analysis systems and machine controls.

Do you want to meet us or want to know more? Feel free to contact us!

For internship-related information, please contact Sabine van Marrewijk, recruiter, on 0624849783. Sabine likes to explain to you what this internship entails and what it is like to start your internship at Neways. For applications, see the apply button below.


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