We have a Full-Time Job Opening
Company: Sonepar
Company website: www.sonepar-us.com
Position: Sales & Operations Leadership Development Program
Date Available: 06-01-2012
Location: Multiple
Deadline for Application: 02-19-2012
Submitted by: Matthew Olson
Email Reply: [email protected]



Company Information:
Sonepar USA is made up of the finest locally managed electrical and industrial distributors. Headquartered in Philadelphia PA, Sonepar USA is part of Sonepar group worldwide organization, a global player in electrical equipment distribution. The Sonepar Group is present in 35 countries with over 32,000 employees worldwide. More information on Sonepar can be found at www.sonepar-us.com.



SONEPAR OPERATING COMPANIES OVERVIEW Participation in the Sonepar Sales & Operations Leadership Development Program could present the opportunity to work in one or more of the following 14 Sonepar operating companies: Brook Electric Distribution > Capital Tristate Crawford Electric Supply > Cooper Electric Supply > EOFF Electric; Essco Wholesale Electric, Inc. > Friedman Electric > Hagemeyer NA > Independent Electric Supply > Northeastern Electrical Distributors > OneSource Distributors > Stuart C. Irby Co. > Viking Electric Supply > Warren Del Caribe > World Electric Supply. SALES & OPERATIONS PROGRAM OVERVIEW The Sales and Operations Leadership Development Program is a fast-paced, intensive program utilizing a balance of both on-the-job and classroom training. Associates are offered a significant foundation of knowledge required by any candidate seeking the challenge of future leadership positions across Sonepar USA. The program conveys operational policies and procedures by helping the participant become more familiar with standard site and corporate operations, sales strategies, six-sigma processes, procurement, project management and the Sonepar business philosophy. PROGRAM STRUCTURE The program includes potential rotational assignments in: Warehouse/Logistics, Counter/Storeroom, Operations, Sales, and Finance over a 12-24 month period. During each assignment, associates will be assigned a mentor as well as given business cases or current business issues to resolve. Upon completion of each assignment associates will present their findings and recommendations to Senior Leadership. Upon completion of the program, eligible associates will be placed into opportunities within the Sonepar USA organization.



Qualifications Education • Expect to graduate in Spring 2012 with an undergraduate degree in Industrial Distribution; Operations Management; Supply Chain or Business Administration • Minimum GPA of 3.0 is preferred Experience • At least 0-1 years of professional experience (or internship) in Industrial Distribution, Operations or a related field Desired Skills and Competencies: • Excellent communication skills; ability to communicate within all levels of the organization • Strong analytical and strategic thinking • Ability to relocate to one of our top operational sites in the United States • Strong interest in industrial distribution or electrical distribution sales



How to Apply:
In order to be considered for an interview, you must: • Submit your resume through your career center recruiting system AND by email at [email protected] ; please put “Sales & Operations LDP” in the subject line.