- Entry level
- No Education
- Salary to negotiate
- Blue Ash
Company Name: Kroger Logistics
Position Type: Intern
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt
Assist in the completion of existing Corporate Supply Chain initiatives, as well as to improve the overall productivity of the department. Work within the Corporate Supply Chain team, as well as within the operational departments that comprise Kroger’s supply chain such as Merchandising, Procurement, DC Operations, Transportation, and Store Operations. Role model and demonstrate the company’s core values of respect, honesty, integrity, diversity, inclusion and safety of others.
Essential Job Functions:
Manage multiple supply chain projects while adhering to timelines
Communicate status and any potential risks/issues to the appropriate teams
Assist with the documentation of supply chain processes and best practices
Assist in the creation of process improvement projects
Conduct supply chain analysis
Actively seek and recommend new supply chain project opportunities
Assist with project risk, develop plans and escalate unresolved issues
Partner with appropriate teams to elicit, analyze, document and deliver supply chain solutions
Complete cumulative project (summary of internship accomplishments) and present to executive team or appropriate manager(s)
Must be able to perform the essential functions of this position with or without reasonable accommodation
Minimum Position Qualifications:
Student at an accredited college or university
Minimum 3.0 GPA
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Excellent interpersonal skills.
Must be a team player and a team builder
Strong analytical and problem solving skills
Effective time management skills with the ability to manage multiple projects with competing priorities
Proficient in Microsoft Office software programs
Demonstrates accountability for his/her decisions
Ability to travel independently (up to 25%)
Desired Previous Job Experience:
Major in Supply Chain, Logistics, Purchasing, Transportation, Retail Management or Operations Management
Involvement in leadership and community activities
Education Level: High School Diploma/ GED Required
Required Certifications/Licenses: None
Position Type: Intern
Shift(s): Day; Evening
Jobs at Kroger Logistics: Kroger Logistics is a best-in-class supply chain team that services our more than 2,500 grocery and convenience stores that stretch coast-to-coast across the U.S., including Alaska. We are comprised of more than 30 distribution centers, regional freight centers, transportation and office locations. In Kroger Logistics, we offer career opportunities in Safety, Professional Driving, Warehouse Operations, International Logistics, Engineering, Supply Chain and Human Resources. If you are looking for an ever-changing, fast-paced environment focused on supporting our Customer 1st Strategy, we welcome your online application.
Kroger Family of Companies employs nearly half a million associates who serve customers in 2,782 retail food stores under a variety of local banner names in 35 states. Our Family of Companies also operates 2,268 pharmacies, 274 fine jewelry stores, 1,489 supermarket fuel centers and 38 food production plants in the United States. Kroger is dedicated to our Purpose: to Feed the Human Spirit™ by serving America through food inspiration and uplift and creating #ZeroHungerZeroWaste communities by 2025. Careers with The Kroger Co. and our family of companies offer competitive wages, flexible schedules, benefits and room for advancement.
Posting Notes: OH || Blue Ash || 6300 Creek Road || 45242 || Kroger Logistics || None || Distribution; Logistics/Supply Chain || Intern || Non-Exempt || Intern || None
Nearest Major Market: Cincinnati
About the company
Kroger, one of the world’s largest retailers, employs more than 339,000 associates who serve customers in 2,425 supermarkets and multi-department stores in 31 states under two dozen local banner names including Kroger, City Market, Dillons, Jay C, Food 4 Less, Fred Meyer, Fry's, King Soopers, QFC, Ralphs and Smith's. The company also operates 789 convenience stores, 337 fine jewelry stores, 1,109 supermarket fuel centers and 38 food processing plants in the U.S. Kroger also operates over 80 “The Little Clinic” retail healthcare sites inside select Kroger, King Sooper and Fry’s stores.
Recognized by Forbes as the most generous company in America, Kroger supports hunger relief, breast cancer awareness, the military and their families, and more than 30,000 schools and grassroots organizations in the communities it serves. Kroger contributes food and funds equal to 160 million meals a year through more than 80 Feeding America food bank partners. For more information please visit Kroger.com.