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Supply Chain Intern (Summer or Fall)

Location: 

GREEN BAY, WI, US, 54301-5160

Date: 

Our brand new downtown Green Bay headquarters is full of dynamic and fun people who want to share their knowledge!

As an intern at Imperial, we’ll help you design an experience that meets your learning objectives while helping you explore how the areas of our business relate and interact. You’ll enjoy a variety of day-to-day work assignments, cross-functional meetings, exposure to executive leadership, and soft skill development.

Imperial Supplies is a growing distributor of fleet maintenance products. We’ve been based in Green Bay since 1958 and have a strong history of double digit annual growth!

 

Internship details

  • Paid internship during Summer or Fall 2020
  • Duration of 10-12 weeks, up to 20 hours per week depending on student interest and availability
  • Willing to provide supporting documentation for students seeking school credit

Potential learning outcomes:

  • Understand cross-functional teams interact and the relationships between Purchasing, Product Management, Quality, and Transportation
  • Learn processes/techniques to analyze product sales, identifying trends and opportunities for additional customers
  • Learn approaches for sourcing product competitively and identify applicable target markets
  • Understand product positioning to maximize communication and opportunity
  • Learn processes/techniques to analyze inventory flow, demand, stocking levels and locations
  • Understand how to take customer demand and identify packaging size, types and quantities.

Potential day-to-day responsibilities

  • Confirmation of Purchase Orders
  • Out of Stock Inquiries              
  • Expediting      
  • Vendor Returns
  • Dropship Freight Charges                                            
  • Freight Claims
  • New Stocking Location Setups 
  • Vendor Sample Organization, Labeling, & Maintenance
  • Work with DC personnel to understand Inbound demand and make adjustment recommendations

Internship requirements

  • Active enrollment in a 2 or 4 year accredited college in a relevant course of study
  • Minimum GPA of 2.5 based on a 4.0 scale
  • Strong oral and written communications skills, and be able to work effectively and build relationships with others
  • Good organization and planning skills

 

Imperial is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.


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