Supply Chain Intern

Job location:
Roswell, Georgia, USA
Created moment:
January 26, 2024
Job reference:
REQ - 07854

The Company


The world’s leading supplier of mineral-based specialty solutions for industry with 14,000 employees, operations in more than 40 countries, and €4.3 billion in revenue in 2022.
Imerys delivers high-value-added, functional solutions to a great number of sectors, from processing industries to consumer goods. The Group draws on its understanding of applications, technological knowledge and expertise in material science to deliver solutions by beneficiating its mineral resources, synthetic minerals and formulations. Imerys’ solutions contribute essential properties to customers’ products and their performance, including heat resistance, hardness, conductivity, opacity, durability, purity, lightness, filtration, absorption and water repellency. Imerys is determined to develop responsibly, in particular by fostering the emergence of environmentally-friendly products and processes.
If you want to grow your skills and develop your career, find out more at www.imerys.com

The Position

Supply Chain Intern

Job Summary

Job Summary

Learning the company’s logistics, implementing SAP, and assisting in improving best practices within the whole process of through to logistics.

Key Tasks and Responsibilities

  • Helping prepare Logistics team for SAP implementation

  • Work with Logistics key users to determine new work flows in SAP.  Specifically focusing on freight order to vendor, entering freight pricing in SAP and non customer POs and payment.  Flow chart these processes.

  • Work with Logistics team to document their current work flows for freight order to vendor, entering freight pricing in SAP and non customer POs.  Flowchart these processes

  • Develop Opera job aids that detail best practices as well as how processes will change with SAP.  Job aids will be used to train users.

  • Gathering best practices for rail car loading and vessel unloading

  • Travel to BPI terminals in Baltimore and Brunswick to observe and document rail car loading and vessel unloading.   May also travel to local sites (SYL, MGK) to observe rail car loading. 

  • Produce best practice job aids that will be used to train operators at the sites that include pictures, flowcharts and written instructions

Skills and Attributes Requirements

  • Strong interpersonal and team work skills

  • Excellent communication skills, verbal and written

  • Strategic thinker, with good project management skills

  • Ability to work cross-functionally with commercial, operations and logistics

  • Good attention to detail

  • Strong initiative

Education/Experience Requirements

  • Degree in supply chain, engineering or other quantitative fields

Our Intern/Co-Op program provides an opportunity to apply the concepts you learned in college classes to real world experience, including:

  • The opportunity and freedom to drive improvements, in an informal and non-hierarchical culture

  • Broad based experience gained through exposure to multiple projects, businesses and organizations

  • The opportunity to communicate, collaborate and influence across boundaries

  • Unique experiences and increasing responsibilities within an exciting business.

Position Type

Full time

and

Intern (Fixed Term)

Only technical issues will be monitored through the below inbox:

recruiting.support@ imerys.com

PLEASE DO NOT SUBMIT RESUMES OR APPLICATIONS TO THIS EMAIL, AS THEY WILL NOT BE REVIEWED. 

To ensure fairness and legal compliance in our recruitment processes, only applications received through the online application process will be considered. 

IMERYS is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer and it is our policy to not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, disability, veteran status, or any other status protected by federal, state or local laws.