Logistics Internship at Circle Logistics

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Employer: Circle Logistics

Expires: 04/29/2020

Logistics Intern – Summer 2020 – Chicago, IL (Goose Island)The purpose of this internship is for you to learn the ins and outs of our business and the logistics industry. At the direction of a mentor in Operations, Sales, or Procurement you will learn about the potential career paths at Circle and what it takes to be successful here. Daily activities will include assisting in our day to day operations, data entry, tracking truckloads across North America, email marketing, lead generation, and carrier procurement. In the final weeks of the program, you will pick a role of your choice in either Sales, Operations, or Procurement and, at the direction of a mentor, execute the duties and responsibilities of the role as if you were full-time. This will give you a chance to gain real-world experience and determine if Circle’s career paths align with your goals.Opportunity for a full-time position based on successful demonstration of each role throughout the internship. Responsibilities:Tracking shipments and drivers providing detailed updates within our TMS softwareLearn internal and external reporting tools to provide data to customer reps and managersAssist with developing reports for customer pricing and internal pricing historyCoordinate available customer freight with available carrier equipmentCommunicate internally and externally to ensure customers expectations are exceededLearn sales techniques and relationship buildingWork on assigned projects and meet set deadlinesPerform administrative tasks and duties as necessaryGain a strong understanding of our business and the industry Benefits:Paid internshipOpportunity for a full-time position based on successful demonstration of each role throughout the internship.Room for advancement in a fast-growing company that aims to promote from withinOn-site training and career developmentCasual dress codeDesired Skills and Qualifications: Currently pursuing a Bachelor’s degreeAbove average to expert proficiency with Google Drive and Microsoft Excel (vlookup, pivot tables, reports)Excellent written and verbal communication skillsAbility to thrive in a fast-paced working environmentStrong work ethicExcellent teamwork skillsAbility to multitask and work on multiple projects at once