Crop Inputs Logistics Intern 2020
Cargill
Winnipeg, MB
Imagine an internship where you get the chance to apply knowledge gained in the classroom to a real-life environment and then multiply that tenfold. From day one, you will be an integral part of the team. Internships are 16 weeks long, and we pride ourselves on having one of the most diverse internship programs in the industry. During the internship, you will tackle real challenges, cultivate your curiosity, have client exposure, enjoy both personal and team accomplishments and have your initiative acknowledged along the way. You will collaborate and build relationships with colleagues and clients who represent diverse work, culture and resolution styles. We look for people who want to grow, support, think and produce.

Crop Inputs Logistics Intern Position:
As a Crop Inputs Logistics Intern, you will be responsible for supporting the Logistics Coordinator for a defined geographical distribution area for both Cargill and the AgResource network in chemical and seed supply chain management.

Principal Accountabilities:
  • Co-ordinate the flawless execution of seed and chemical orders from suppliers to retails and maintains company approved freight and inventory management levels within the Prairie Provinces and Southern Ontario.
  • Manage the in-bound communication from retails and independent dealers as a support to the Distribution Services Lead.
  • Maintain records of transactions and inventory reconciliation on a daily /weekly basis
  • Assist with annual forecasts and product-positioning
  • Working on projects as required
Internship Programming:
  • Internships are paid and are at least 16 weeks in duration.
  • Day–to-day transportation to and from work is the responsibility of the intern.
  • Interns who demonstrate exceptional performance and a curiosity to learn more may be offered a full-time position for the following year.
Location: Winnipeg, MB

Qualifications

Qualifications:Required:
  • Pursuing a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited program graduating between graduating between December 2020 and May 2022.
  • Must be legally entitled to work for Cargill in Canada
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively with individuals from diverse backgrounds and cultures
  • All candidates must be geographically flexible and willing to relocate for an internship opportunity anywhere in Canada
  • Able to complete a 16- week internship (May-August 2020)
  • Must possess a high degree of initiative and resourcefulness in completing work with limited guidance
  • Superior interpersonal, communication and customer service skills
  • Ability to prioritize and organize to efficiently process high volume of transactions
  • Ability to take imitative and work with minimal supervision
  • Effective problem solving skills
  • Proven ability to work effectively as a team member
  • Strong computer skills in a Microsoft environment
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Overall 3.0 GPA or higher
Cargill is an equal opportunity employer and committed to providing accommodation to our job applicants with disabilities.

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Primary Location Canada-Manitoba-Winnipeg