What's the opportunity?
Our internship is a great learning experience and an opportunity to make an impact at Freightquote. You'll help some of the world's most prominent companies move their products around the globe. The world of logistics is ever changing and you'll be in the middle of the action, gaining business experience that will benefit you for a lifetime.
Sales and Account Management interns are integrated into our teams, giving you the opportunity to learn global freight services and help shippers and carriers optimize supply chains.
What will you be doing?
You'll be exposed to multiple facets of the logistics and transportation industry, such as:
Sales and negotiation techniques
Building customer relationships
Transportation information systems
To highlight your creativity and expand internal relationships you'll also participate in a team project and competition with other interns across North America to solve a business-related challenge. At the end of your internship, you'll present your solution to senior business leaders, with the top-rated projects earning special recognition.
What are we looking for?
Undergraduate education at a Junior or Senior level (pursuing a business, sales, logistics, supply chain, communications, or related major is a plus)
Excellent communication skills, verbal and written
Ability to thrive in a deadline-driven, team environment, while also delivering independent results
Driven, enthusiastic, and highly motivated
High attention to detail and ability to multitask
We offer a competitive compensation package and excellent benefits including medical, dental, and vision insurance, prescription drug coverage, paid holidays and vacation, disability insurance, life insurance, 401K with company match, profit sharing, Employee Stock Purchase Plan, and the opportunity to prosper in a Fortune 500 company.
Freightquote is a freight service provider that offers powerful yet easy-to-use online shipping tools, as well as a full-service team of highly responsive freight experts that deliver convenient, one-stop shopping for LTL, truckload, consolidated, and intermodal freight. Freightquote provides customers with streamlined and efficient capabilities to compare competitive rates from multiple contract carriers, book and track shipments, and receive dedicated customer service. As a company of C.H. Robinson, Freightquote's stability and resources are strengthened by being part of one of the world's leading 3PLs.
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Freightquote - Affirmative Action Employer/EOE/M/F/Disabled/Veteran
C.H. Robinson Worldwide, Inc.