1+ months

Supply Chain Internship (Summer 2021)

Loves
Oklahoma City, OK 73102

Req ID:174601

Love's College Intern Program

The Loves college internship program is frequently referred to as the best in Oklahoma City. This rapidly growing program provides opportunities for students in multiple areas of the business to receive employee level experience, not just busy work. Students also gain valuable knowledge that they cant get in a classroom; they are guided through proper etiquette of a professional corporate setting. With a high percentage of full time offers, Loves takes the time to invest not only in the students, but in their future.

 

Over the course of the summer, Loves interns also participate in the following activities:

  • Tour of multiple business operations
  • Q&A sessions with executives
  • Participation in Greater Grads: InternOKC
  • Community volunteering activities
  • Social/Networking events
  • Classroom skills-based training
  • Mentor program
  • Structured performance feedback
  • Formal presentation to Loves leadership

 

Supply Chain Internship

 

BASIC PURPOSE: The Supply Chain Intern is to support, maintain, improve the daily processes involving merchandising operations, while gaining adequate and applicable knowledge for future use. This person will be able to assist and troubleshoot issues relating to replenishment, vendor management, Loves supplier portal (vendor link), item integrity, and future initiatives.

 

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Assist in support and recommend opportunities for improvement to supplier portal application with feedback from users
  • Assist in support and maintenance of DAX/IM replenishment software
  • Assist with aligning Vendor supply chain with Loves operations
  • Assist in support and implementation of Merchandising applications
  • Manage Vendor information and contracts
  • Seek objective of 100% collaboration with suppliers.
  • Responsible for upgrades and regular system maintenance.
  • Build relationships with vendor/supplier personnel
  • Seek improvement of current system processes and flows
  • Keep Management informed of any issues or concerns
  • Understand current processes and apply improvement standards
  • Troubleshoot assigned store work orders
  • Understand basic EDI terminology and processes
  • Other duties assigned as needed

 

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Education:
    • Working towards a Bachelors or Masters Degree in Business Related Major preferred
  • Experience:
    • Past internship experience a plus

 

SKILLS AND PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

  • Skills:
    • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite of products
    • Excellent Written, Oral, and Interpersonal Skills
    • Highly Self Motivated and Directed
    • Strong Analytical and Problem-Solving Abilities
    • Very Strong Customer Service Orientation
    • Experience Working In a Team-Oriented, Collaborative Environment  
  • Typical Physical Demands:
    • Requires prolonged sitting, some bending and stooping
    • Occasional lifting up to 25 pounds
    • Manual dexterity sufficient to operate a computer keyboard and calculator
    • Requires normal range of hearing and vision

Job Function(s): Corporate

Loves Travel Stops & Country Stores is the industry-leading travel stop network in the United States. For more than 55 years, weve provided customers with highway hospitality and Clean Places, Friendly Faces. Were passionate about serving drivers with clean, modern facilities stocked with fuel, food and supplies. We offer meals from popular restaurant chains, trucking supplies, showers and everything needed to get back on the road quickly. The Loves Family of Companies includes:

  • Gemini Motor Transport, one of the industrys safest trucking fleets
  • Speedco, the light mechanical and trucking service specialists
  • Musket, a rapidly growing, Houston-based commodities supplier and trader
  • Trillium, a Houston-based alternative fuels expert

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Posted: 2020-08-27 Expires: 2020-11-25

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