NJ Employer Damco Summer Internship Program- Ocean Freight Product - Florham Park, NJ in Florham Park, New Jersey

Damco Summer Internship Program- Ocean Freight Product - Florham Park, NJUSAFlorham ParkLocalSupply Chain/Logistics OperationsDamco is committed to career development and training in the industry and driving that throughout our University Relations. As a result, we are offering Summer Internship opportunities for students who are currently enrolled with a credited University or College with a focus in Business, Supply Chain Management (SCM)/Logistics, Marketing or other related field. With our Internship Program, the selected Intern will have real-life exposure into the SCM and Freight Forwarding industries to be able to apply some of their learnings.An intern working with the Ocean Freight LCL (less than container load) Americas Regional Product team would help to continually identify underperforming LCL services lanes and be empowered to negotiate buy rates intended to increase profit on those lanes.The position would also be involved in support sell-side initiatives to increase top-line growth. This is a hands on learning opportunity allowing the candidate to fully showcase abilities while gaining valuable insight into this focus product. This will be a high impact role that allows for quick visibility towards results from investment of effort.This is a paid Internship with an estimated assignment period of about 12-14 weeks and will based in our Corporate Headquarter office in Florham Park, NJ. We offerGreat place to work-Damco is a dynamic, fast paced work environment that encourages entrepreneurial spirit and "can do" attitude. Here, if you perform, sky is the limit!Professional development and growth-We pride ourselves in having energized people, the best in the industry! At Damco, you will be a part of an organization where you are empowered to embrace different challenges to support your career aspirations. We support your development through development programs, mentorship and training.-Our global network provides you visibility and access to professionals all around the world where you can learn all that we have to offer and explore your skills. Key responsibilitiesThe intern will have gained direct insight and exposure into several key areas of the LCL product function:-The current status and future direction of this fast growing product-Vendor and stakeholders management-Sales and marketing relating to LCL - Driving conversion of existing leads-Opportunity to collaborate with teams and senior management across different functions to set cross selling strategies We are looking forQualifications-Must be enrolled at an accredited College or University working towards the completion of an undergraduate degree majoring in Marketing / Copy writing or a related field-Must have existing work authorization to work in the United States; relocation assistance is not availableSkills and Competencies-Strong desire to win and attachment towards the result produced-Ability to adapt comfortably in a dynamic, entrepreneurial environment-Able to collaborate with teams and a willingness to listen to others-Possess excellent communication skills; able to effectively communicate with internal and external (client) stakeholders-Proactive approach to execute and complete assignments-Proficient with Microsoft Office Products including Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint, and able to learn new systems quickly;-Basic understanding of commercial business processes;-Strong analytical capability with a proven ability to execute against tight deadlines.Additional information:This is a paid internship which requires at least 20-30 hours per week; estimated duration of the assignment is 12-14 weeks (dates are negotiable). Damco's Florham Park office is located near the Jets Facility on Park Avenue in Florham Park, NJ. Damco is one of the world's leading third party logistics providers specialising in customised freightforwarding and supply chain solutions. The company has a