Legal Team, Contract Management - Curricular Internship

Date: Nov 23, 2021

Location: Pero, Milan, IT, 20016

Company: Whirlpool Corporation

Requisition ID: 48855 


Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR) is committed to being the best global kitchen and laundry company, in constant pursuit of improving life at home. In an increasingly digital world, the company is driving purposeful innovation to meet the evolving needs of consumers through its iconic brand portfolio, including Whirlpool, KitchenAid, Maytag, Consul, Brastemp, Amana, Bauknecht, JennAir, Indesit and Yummly. In 2020, the company reported approximately $19 billion in annual sales, 78,000 employees and 57 manufacturing and technology research centers. 


Whirlpool Corporation is consistently recognized by FORTUNE as one of the World’s Most Admired Companies. Our values are the driving force behind everything we do. Integrity, Respect, Inclusion & Diversity, One Whirlpool, and Spirit of Winning propel our teams to excellence. Get to know us and see what it's like to be part of a company that is in constant pursuit of improving life at home.



This role in summary


Whirlpool is seeking a Trainee to support the Transaction team. The Trainee will manage contracts with specific focus in procurement negotiations as part of Whirlpool’s Transactions Legal Team. The right candidate will effectively collaborate with other corporate functions and EMEA legal team. 

Your responsibilities will include


This role will include:

  • support with the company’s Procurement contracts and projects, including but not limited indirect procurement, mainly supply chain, real estate contracts and other matters
  • Create contract templates and/or support management of contract 
  • Advise and collaborate with other team members and corporate functions 
  • Support with training to the Procurement function 

Minimum requirements


  • MA degree student in Law
  • proficiency in English and Italian language
  • proficiency in Google Suite and/or Microsoft Office 
  • a result oriented individual with outstanding interpersonal and communication skills 

What we offer


You can expect to gain so much more than a 6-month internship: 

  • great business exposure and hands-on experience
  • full accountability of your own project 
  • constant support and interaction with our in-house legal team
  • competitive reimbursement 
  • free company canteen on office workdays 
  • smart, open space and hi tech office environment 
  • flexible remote working as per applicable Whirlpool policy
  • the opportunity to experience working in the world’s leading kitchen and laundry appliance company. 



Sounds exciting? 
Apply now!



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