C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc. Intern, Corporate Projects in Keene, New Hampshire

Company Overview

C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc. , based in Keene, NH, is the largest wholesale grocery supply company in the U.S. and the industry leader in supply chain innovation. Founded in 1918 as a supplier to independent grocery stores, C&S now services customers of all sizes, supplying more than 6,000 independent supermarkets, chain stores, military bases, and institutions with over 150,000 different products. At C&S, We Select the Best® – those with the motivation, pride, and drive to succeed in our fast-paced world.

Working Safely is a Condition of Employment at C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc. C&S Wholesale Grocers is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, and considers qualified applicants without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.

Position Overview

As an Intern, Corporate Projects , you will operate as an internal consultant to analyze and execute cross-department projects. To enable this, you will be exposed to project management-related concepts, developing your understanding. You will also contribute to the Corporate Project team's role of continuously improving the Project Management tools and techniques.

The Corporate Projects department works to coordinate and facilitate mergers, acquisitions, customer driven initiatives, and other cross-departmental projects with the functional teams that own and affected by these projects. Those in the Corporate Projects department are exposed to every level within the company, from executives to subject matter experts, gaining valuable insight into our organization and the business as a whole. The intern will be provided guidance and support throughout the rotation through daily interactions with the Corporate Projects team as a whole, as well as through a weekly 1-on-1 meeting that will be scheduled with the reporting manager.

Responsibilities

  • Lead and/or support 1-2 cross-departmental projects. The projects will need to be managed from beginning to end, through each project phase, including building a business case/feasibility study before project initiation, as applicable

  • Aid in further enhancing our project management tools, templates, and methodologies, to support the establishment of the Project Management Center of Excellence (PMCoE)

  • Support the management of SGP Pillar initiatives by providing regular support to Corporate Projects and the organization, as well as help initiating and compiling Pillar updates on a weekly, monthly, or as-needed basis

  • Develop positive professional relationships across departments

  • Develop working knowledge of what other departments within C&S do and how it relates to our core functions: Transportation, Operations, Sales, Finance, IT, Legal, Procurement/Merchandising, Customer Service, HR, Customer Service

Qualifications

  • Pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in a related field

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office

  • Strong organizational and interpersonal skills

  • Microsoft Visio and PPM software experience preferred, but not required

  • Project Management experience preferred

  • Ability to work independently

  • Eagerness to learn and accept challenges

Requisition ID 12540

Company C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc.

Category Administrative/Clerical

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