Supply Chain Intern
Shawnee Mission, KS 
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Job/Internship Description

JOB PURPOSE

The Supply Chain Internship opportunity allows a creative individual to document the current business processes and suggest improvements with a focus on unallocated production/inventory. The role will require someone that is detailed oriented to capture data and document then ultimately present the findings to Senior Management within Supply Chain, Sales and Plant Operations. If you believe you are up for the task apply today!

RESPONSIBILITIES & TASKS

  • Develop an understanding of Supply Chain, Plant Operations and Sales Processes.
  • Deep dive into the reason(s) why unallocated inventory is produced by looking at individual skus and tracing the data trail around why the production is unallocated through working with key individuals and business systems.
  • Present findings at the end of the internship which demonstrates the source(s) of unallocated inventory along with observations/discussions with supply chain, plant and sales personnel.

ABOUT THE INTERNSHIP POSITION

  • Orientation and connected food system overview, with exposure and understanding of core areas of the business, including support departments
  • Specific hands-on technical training in areas of interest and skills, depending upon needs
  • Supervisory, leadership, communication and problem-solving training
  • Apply your education to an industry and test drive a career
  • Business management and strategies

CORE COMPETENCIES FOR SUCCESS IN ALL ROLES: instills trust, communicates effectively, action oriented, accepts accountability, and collaborates with others.

CRITICAL COMPETENCIES

Strategic Mindset

Seeing ahead to future possibilities and translating them into breakthrough strategies.

Nimble Learning

Actively learning through experimentation when tackling new problems, using both success and failures as learning fodder.

REQUIREMENTS

  • At least a junior majoring in Supply Chain, Business Administration, Finance, Marketing, Business Analytics, or Information Systems with a minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Experience or completed coursework in project/program management
  • Must demonstrate proficient computer skills with Microsoft applications (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Visio)
  • Must be detailed-oriented and have ability to prioritize multiple tasks proactively and effectively
  • Ability to effectively communicate with contributors at all levels within an organization
  • Available for 10 to 12 weeks of your summer

ABOUT SEABOARD FOODS

At Seaboard Foods, we create the most sought-after pork. A top U.S. pork producer/processor and leading exporter to 30+ countries, we are committed to bringing excellence to the table, seeking a better way to produce wholesome pork and connect every step between our farms and family tables. Together, more than 5,000 employees in five states work in our farms, feed mills, and processing plant, to produce Prairie Fresh pork, ensuring the well-being of our animals, the environment, our employees and the communities we call home.

Seaboard Foods is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, gender, sexual orientation, disability, veteran status or any other status protected by law.

 

Position Summary
Company
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Type
Full Time
Period of Employment
Open
Type of Compensation
Paid
College Credits Earned
No
Tuition Assistance
No
Required Student Status
Open
Preferred Majors
Other
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