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Location: - (Minnesota, Mid-West United States, USA)
Company: Land O' Lakes
Open Til: 24-Mar-12
Industry Sector: Agribusiness
Industry Type: Dairy
Career Type: Sales
Job Type: Internship/Summer Work Experience
Minimum Years Experience Required: N/A
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Dairy Foods Sales Intern
Territory (if applicable):
Business Unit:Land O'Lakes Dairy Foods division is a leading marketer of a full line of dairy-based consumer, foodservice and food ingredient products across the United States.
Position Purpose:This intern will help target certain demographics to help our sales initiative of Pick our Partners. Will be an internal sales position that is an extension to our current sales force. This will be a telesales position that is provided a database and target to reach by the end of the internship.
Required (Basic) Experience & Education:Current Sophomore or above pursuing a Bachelor's degree. Prior sales experience (any sales experience including retail).
Required Competencies & Other Skills:Strong organizational and communication skills are required. Ability to work independently as well as in a team environment is necessary. Must be detail oriented and experience with Microsoft Office is strongly desired. Fluent and conversive in Spanish. Exhibits strong Sales competencies.
Preferred Experience & Education:Business and Economics Majors preferred.
Foodservice background with knowledge of foodservice industry.
Sales Experience if possible
Preferred Competencies & Other Skills:
Percentage of Travel:
Intern Program Overview:During your 12 weeks at Land O'Lakes, Inc., you will be assigned to a project partnering with your manager and team members to make meaningful contributions to Land O'Lakes, Inc. During the summer, you will also have the opportunity to network with other Land O'Lakes, Inc. interns and utilize your school experience to drive your project to a higher level.
The Land O'Lakes, Inc. internship program has professional development events throughout the summer. Past events include: Intern Orientation, Minnesota Twins games, Segway city tours, community service, BBQs, and lunches with Land O'Lakes, Inc. executives.
To learn more about Land O'Lakes, Inc., log onto www.landolakes.com .
Land O'Lakes, Inc. offers a competitive compensation and benefits package, including medical and dental insurance, retirement savings account, tuition reimbursement, PTO, paid holidays, and employee development opportunities. Land O'Lakes, Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Land O'Lakes,Inc. enforces a policy of maintaining a drug-free workforce, including pre-employment substance abuse testing.