Enterprise Sourcing Intern - Spring, 2021 in Cincinnati OH

Kroger Co. logo
Kroger Co.
Title: 
Enterprise Sourcing Intern - Spring, 2021
Date: 
11/08/2020
Job ID: 
681544800
Location: 
Cincinnati OH
Degree: 
Not Specified
Salary: 
Not Specified
Job Types:
Intern - Materials Mgmt

Company Name:Kroger Manufacturing
Position Type:Intern
FLSA Status:N/A

Position Summary

Complete a 10-12 week program in the Sourcing and Cost Management department working with a team to gain an understanding of the department&##39;s initiatives. Projects could include, but are not limited to, working cross-functionally with a Category Manager and Suppliers to provide insights through data analytics, communicate directly with suppliers, and actively participate in category strategic negotiations. Responsible for positively impacting Kroger&##39;s business and consumers by completing challenging and meaningful projects. Demonstrate the company&##39;s core values of respect, honesty, integrity, diversity, inclusion and safety.

Essential Job Functions

  • Complete a project that includes running analysis on historical and current data and working with an internal counterpart to ultimately improve the forward-looking profitability of Kroger
  • Complete projects in a timely manner with the assistance of an Analyst and Senior Analyst mentor
  • Collaborate with internal and external parties taking into account a holistic scope of the project and return actionable results from data analysis
  • Complete analysis and presentations in accordance with established timelines
  • Participate in strategic discussions and lead meetings as necessary
  • Present cumulative project to the Enterprise Sourcing leadership team
  • Must be able to perform the essential job functions of this position with or without reasonable accommodation

Minimum Position Qualifications

  • Minimum 3.2 GPA
  • Ability to preserve confidentiality of information
  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • Sophomore standing or higher at an accredited college or university pursuing a bachelor&##39;s/graduate degree in Marketing, Economics, Operations Management, Finance, Analytics, Supply Chain, Procurement, or other CPG/Retail related majors
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office
  • Excellent oral/written communication skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to prioritize/multi-task while providing accurate/on-time results
  • Self-directed, ability to execute projects with minimal supervision
  • Ability to respond to changing business priorities
  • Committed to providing customer service that makes both internal and external customers feel welcome, important and appreciated

Desired Previous Experience/Education

  • Any professional/internship experience in a business-related field
  • Any specialized skillsets in any of the following areas: Contract Management, Logistics, Supply Chain, Merchandising, Produce/Meat/Seafood or CPG experience

Apply Now
Sign in with LinkedIn
Name and email are optional and not part of your application. It will be used solely by CareersInFood.com to send you new job alerts.
By continuing you agree to CareersInFood.com's Terms of Service
Red Alert CareersInFood.com is here to offer support. To assist our employers and job seeker community, we have compiled a list of resources regarding COVID-19 and the agriculture industry. You will also find employment resources to help navigate through these difficult times.
USA | CANADA | TEMPORARY JOB LISTINGS
Close[X]