NOTE: This position will be located in Charlotte, NC The Supply Chain Associate Summer Intern Program is a way for college students to work within the Supply Chain team and can lead to a long term career in supply chain or be a stepping stone to future opportunities. Interns will gain sourcing experience in various Duke Energy strategic sourcing categories.Our supply chain professionals manage categories of spend and lead cross functional teams to develop and implement sourcing strategies. These teams typically consist of supply chain, engineering, operations, or other functional staff. Interns will participate in these activities and gain valuable experience with our business and exposure to leaders throughout the company. Interns will be assigned to one of our functional supply chain groups supporting Generation, Transmission and Distribution, Corporate, or the Supply Chain Operations area. Job Activities may include:Intern will work within Supply Chain in the Strategic Sourcing area.Support for Sourcing Specialist. Participation in cross functional teams to implement sourcing strategies.Data analysis and summary conclusions.Research for labor and/or material sourcing categories.Financial analysis of suppliers.Work effectively with internal and external customers.Track market conditions and sources of supplies that may impact future procurement.Depending upon the desired qualifications of the successful candidate, the hiring manager may elect to fill this position at a higher level within the job hierarchy.