We have an Internship Job Opening
Company: Sonepar (Hagemeyer)
Company website: www.hagemeyerna.com
Position: Sales and Operations Internship Program
Date Available:
Location: Charleston, SC
Deadline for Application: 12/31/12
Submitted by: Matthew Olson
Email Reply: [email protected]


Company Information:
About Hagemeyer North America Hagemeyer North America is a global business-to-business distributor of services and products. We focus on the industrial MRO (Maintenance Repair and Operations), safety and electrical markets. In each of these markets, Hagemeyer satisfies our customers’ demand for improved productivity through innovative services, products and partnering. At Hagemeyer, we solve our customers’ non-core business problems, so they don’t have to.


About the Program The Sales and Operations Internship Program is a 10-12 week summer program that exposes interns to multiple functional areas within Hagemeyer. Participants are offered a basic foundation of knowledge required by any candidate seeking further full-time opportunities within Hagemeyer upon graduation. The program conveys operational policies and procedures by helping the participant become more familiar with standard site and corporate operations and the Hagemeyer business philosophy. Program Structure Interns will rotate through multiple functional/departmental areas on a 1-2 week schedule. Branch functions could include: Warehouse, Counter Sales, and Inside & Outside Sales. Corporate functions could include: Finance, Marketing, HR, Product Strategy and Procurement. The internship will include defined short-term projects with clear objectives and expected outcomes. Roles & Responsibilities: The Hagemeyer Sales & Operations Intern will support the business under a wide scope of responsibilities and tasks.


Responsibilities could include: Warehouse/Operations:

• Receiving, put-away, picking, packing and shipping

• Review billing for incoming merchandise, process customer orders and handle internal and external customer requests

• Carries out operational procedures for verification of incoming and outgoing shipments, handling and disposition of merchandise

• Coordinates activities of distribution warehouse with activities of sales, record control, and purchasing departments to ensure availability of merchandise Sales (Inside & Outside):

• Assists or handles customer quotations

• Responsible for new customer account setups & communications

• Assist sales teams as needed


Requirements: .

• Expect to graduate in August 2013, December 2013 or Spring 2014 with a bachelor’s degree in a business related field

• GPA 2.8 or higher

• Excellent communication skills

• Strong analytical and strategic thinking skills

• Ability to relocate for the summer


How to Apply:
Application: To apply, please submit your resume electronically through this posting as well as by e-mail to [email protected] .