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Procurement Intern - Fall 2023


Hybrid, IL, US, N/A Remote, IL, US, N/A GREEN BAY, WI, US, 54301-5160

Date:  Mar 17, 2023

At Imperial, our motto is “People First”.  We believe in our people and realize that our success is a direct result of our commitment in offering you great opportunities. Join us for a Fall internship! Our 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!


Potential learning outcomes:

  • Identify how cross-functional teams interact and the relationships between Sourcing, Portfolio Product Management, Product Acquisition, Customer Product Support, and Sales
  • Learn processes/techniques to analyze product sales, identifying trends and opportunities to increase market share
  • Determine approaches for sourcing product competitively, building supplier relationships, and identify applicable target markets


Potential day-to-day responsibilities

  • New product additions
  • New Supplier additions
  • Product sourcing projects
  • Sales and Margin analytics
  • Confirmation of Purchase Orders
  • Out of Stock Inquiries                       
  • Expediting     
  • 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
  • Strong oral and written communications skills, and be able to work effectively and build relationships with others
  • Good organization and planning skills
  • Detail oriented
  • Experience in Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Outlook, Word & PowerPoint)


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.