IT Procurement - IEFP Internship

  • Paço de Arcos, Lisbon, Portugal
  • IT Services
  • Full-time

Acolad is the global leader in content and language solutions. Its mission is to support companies in every industry to scale across markets and enable growth through cutting-edge technology and localization expertise. Established in 1993, the group is present in 23 countries across Europe, North America, and Asia, with over 1.800 employees supported by a network of +20.000 linguists around the world.

At Acolad, every position is key to our global growth: we know that we will only succeed if our people succeed.

Joining Acolad means a unique opportunity for professional development through a collaborative global environment that promotes talent and creativity. We are continuously looking for new talent (like you!) to support our mission to drive growth and innovation across some of the world's leading brand.

We are currently looking for an intern to join our IT Procurement team. This is an IEFP internship, based in our Paço de Arcos office.

Main tasks:

  • Assist in the procurement of IT hardware, software, and services.
  • Conduct market research to identify potential suppliers and evaluate their products and services.
  • Support the preparation and administration of Request for Proposals (RFPs) and Request for Quotations (RFQs).
  • Maintain and update procurement records, databases, and documentation.
  • Help manage supplier relationships, including communication, negotiation, and performance evaluation.
  • Collaborate with internal teams to understand their IT needs and requirements.
  • Assist in cost analysis and budgeting for IT procurement projects.
  • Ensure compliance with company policies and industry regulations in all procurement activities.
Das erwarten wir:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration or Information Technology
  • Excellent communication skills and a proficient level of English
  • Strong analytical and research skills.
  • Excellent communication and negotiation abilities.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word, PowerPoint).
  • Detail-oriented with strong organizational skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Interest in IT and technology trends.
  • Based in Lisbon and able to come to the office regularly.
Das bieten wir:
  • ☀️ Location: Paço de Arcos, Oeiras.
  • 🍽️ Meal allowance
  • ✨ Vacation Days
  • 🔀 Flexible Workplace: Hybrid work module and flexible work schedules. Additionally, we welcome applicants with Work-Student Status.
  • 🌎 International environment with multicultural teams
  • 💼 Professional development and growth opportunities

Acolad is committed to creating a diverse and equitable workforce. We believe that diversity, equity, and inclusion in all its forms - gender, age, disability, marital status, ethnic or social origin, religion, belief, or sexual orientation - enrich the workplace. It opens opportunities for individuals to express their talents, both individually and collectively, and strengthens our ability to adapt to a changing world. As an equal opportunity employer, we welcome and consider applications from all qualified candidates, regardless of their backgrounds.