NBC Universal Stock Control Intern in Amsterdam, Netherlands

Job Number 40452BR

Job Title Stock Control Intern

Business Segment Filmed Entertainment Group

Sub-Business International UPHE

Posting Category Internships

About Us Universal Pictures Home Entertainment (UPHE) is the global home entertainment division of Universal Pictures, headquartered in Los Angeles and headed by President, Universal Pictures Worldwide Home Entertainment, Eddie Cunningham. UPHE markets and distributes all Universal Pictures new release and catalogue content, as well as distributing content for other studios including Paramount, Sony and StudioCanal. The Company also has a significant business in locally produced and acquired content across film, TV and special interest. UPHE distributes through its own operations in the US, UK, Japan, Germany, Austria, Switzerland, France, Belgium, Netherlands, Canada, Luxembourg, Italy and New Zealand and through a variety of distribution partnerships with other studios in Australia, Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Finland, Spain, Russia, Brazil and Mexico.  UPHE covers another 55 territories through a network of local licensees. UPHE is a division of Comcast NBCUniversal.

Country Netherlands

State - -

City Amsterdam



Projects we want you to drive and make the difference:

  • Partner up with our Supply Chain team (internal / external) on a project of measuring our Distribution to Customer efficiencies, by analysing the ‘cost to service’ and see what changes should be done to optimise.

  • Partner up with our Demand Planner to focus on our inventory procurement for campaign-activity and liaise with sales to analyse sales & customer forecast behaviour, comparing the actual customer orders we got.

  • Inventory reduction plan: support on the review of potential overstock and inventory levels in general

Day-to-day work activities:

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

  • Follow-up on bill-of-materials (the recipe of how our product is manufactured) the orders with vendors, to ensure timely delivery;

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

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

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

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

  • 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.);

  • Other related 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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