NBC Universal Operations Intern in Amsterdam, Netherlands

Job Number 36908BR

Job Title Operations Intern

Business Segment Filmed Entertainment Group

Sub-Business International UPHE

Posting Category Internships

About Us NBCUniversal’s international operations outside the US and Canada include film and television distribution, home entertainment distribution, channels, film and television production, theme parks and news operations. The company is led by Kevin MacLellan, Chairman. MacLellan is responsible for oversight of all NBCUniversal International’s businesses, as well as identifying and executing international growth opportunities for both NBCUniversal and Comcast Corporation. With more than 2,200 employees across 34 countries, NBCUniversal’s international portfolio consists of international channels delivering quality content to 176 territories across EMEA, Latin America and Asia; television production labels in both UK and Australia; a library of 4,000 feature films and 75,000 TV episodes for international television distribution; direct film distribution operations in 11 countries; direct home entertainment distribution operations in 7 countries with licensee relationships covering approximately 55 additional territories; CNBC International, which broadcasts across EMEA and APAC; Parks & Resorts operated through license agreements in Singapore and Japan; and an international NBC News team based in London. NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.

Career Level Co-op/Intern

Country Netherlands

State/Province - -

City Amsterdam


This internship is most suitable for third- or fourth-year Bachelor students. It requires a 5-day per week availability and provides for a monthly allowance of EUR 500,-. The start date of the internship is January 2018.

We accept applications until 17 November 2017.


An exciting opportunity has opened for an internship with the Amsterdam-based Home Entertainment Operations department, part of global media company, NBCUniversal! Are you looking for a dynamic and rewarding work environment? Interested in a logistics and supply chain career in media or the entertainment industry? If so, this is a great opportunity for you to gain valuable work experience in a professional, fun and friendly atmosphere!


  • Partner up with Stock Controller on a project of a major implementation of new distribution partner;

  • Maintaining stock levels, based on demand, sales plans, actual customer orders and existing stocks;

  • Placing of Purchase Orders in SAP;

  • Placing orders of print components for production in vendor-system.

  • Place ‘rework’ orders with Distribution Center to re-use existing stock;

  • Follow-up the orders with vendors, to ensure timely delivery;

  • Valuation of stocks (product cost) in our SAP system, with tracking information from suppliers (bill of material);

  • Recurring reporting and frequent ad hoc to both internal and external departments on stock numbers (i.e. available stock, expected delivery date, stock forecast, etc.);

  • Liaise with Sales for upcoming market-wide and customer specific promotions, special deals and forecasts;

  • Liaise with Marketing for any missing artwork elements, product changes etc.

  • May participate in Collaborative Planning Meetings in order to align action plans with other departments;

  • Identifying product master changes and have these executed by the Distribution Centre;

  • May participate in Operations related projects;

  • Other related administrative tasks as required.


  • 3rd or 4th year Bachelor student; International Business, Logistics, Economics, Business Administration or comparable;

  • Minimum availability for internship: 20 weeks, no maximum timeframe;

  • Persuasive communicator: ability to work across functions and work with external stakeholders;

  • Problem solving skills and able to work to tight deadlines;

  • Analytical and focused thinker;

  • Rigorous, accurate and organised;

  • Enjoys working within a team, but is able to work independent as well. Contributes to great team atmosphere;

  • Fluent in English both speaking & writing;

  • Systems: Quick learner and affinity with systems (SAP). Advanced knowledge of Excel is a big plus!

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