Shaping the Future of Global Corporate Services
PREP is a two-year program consisting of four six-month rotations through the functions in GCS. It has been designed with a focus on building professional relationships between graduates and GCS leaders so each graduate will obtain the greatest amount of experience and visibility in GCS throughout their participation in the program.
Every graduate hire will benefit from:
Experiential learning through project assignments
Applicable formal classroom training
Working knowledge of HPE and its business objectives
Exposure to multiple GCS functions through tangible work experience
Guidance of a mentor for the duration of the two year program
What does Global Procurement do at HPE?
We procure everything from technology (such as hardware, software, and telecommunications) to marketing, outside labor, facilities and business services
- basically anything that HPE purchases in order to do business internally and in support of our outsourced services clients.
What does Global Real Estate do at HPE?
We manage HPE’s entire real estate portfolio, everything from providing facility services to our colleagues at our sites to lease negotiations to construction project management to property purchases and dispositions
- basically anything that affects the HPE real estate portfolio is managed by HPE GRE.
What does Global Environmental Health & Safety do at HPE?
We manage environmental, health and safety risks in support of our people and operations at HPE. Managing our operations responsibly is a cornerstone of our commitment to environmental sustainability. Our goal is to conduct our operations in an environmentally responsible manner, and create health and safety practices and work environments that enable HPE employees to work injury-free.
What does Strategy and Planning do at HPE? The S&P organization is responsible for driving Global Corporate Services organization’s strategic direction and business plan, as well as leading programs in the areas of quality, innovation and research.
What does Solutions and Operations do at HPE? The S&O organization enables Global Procurement to achieve its value proposition to Hewlett-Packard by optimizing procurement tools and processes, and by managing the requisition-to-purchase order transaction environment.
PREP Job Description
Our program is designed to mentor and develop talented individuals with strong leadership potential and strategic thinking capability. We are looking for energetic, highly motivated individuals who will have completed a Bachelor’s level (or equivalent) degree. GCS wants people who can bring innovative ideas and fresh perspectives into our organization as we move toward creating the 2020 workplace. Well-rounded business acumen and global orientation are critical in GCS.
Education or Experience
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent obtained between July 15, 2015 and July 15, 2016.
Ideal Candidate Profile
Strong leadership, influencing, communication and interpersonal skills
Strong project management abilities
Geographic, cultural knowledge, and/or experience
Self-starter with ability to manage work in multiple areas and within a virtual work environment
Ability to develop and promote positive change through innovation and creativity
Strong contributor who wants to make an impact
Strong business acumen and critical analytical skills
Drive to contribute and make an impact