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Internship

Road Logistics Intern

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Kuehne+Nagel

7d ago

🚀 Off-cycle Internship

Chicago

AI generated summary

  • You must be pursuing a Supply Chain/Business degree and skilled in Word, Excel, Access, Power Point, Outlook, and Vision. Solve urgent issues in a dynamic logistics environment to ensure timely deliveries for customers.
  • You will coordinate shipment details, facilitate communication with shippers and carriers, dispatch pickups, coordinate appointments, and provide customer service to ensure smooth logistics operations.

Off-cycle Internship

LogisticsChicago

Description

  • The Road Logistics Intern will manage the coordination of customer shipments using contracted rates and ensuring capacity with qualified carriers/partners. Specifically, the Logistics Intern will be part of a team responsible for coordinating transport activities by completing the necessary bookings with our partners and preparing the required documentation to ensure specific requirements are met (Transit Times, Carrier selection, Routings). All of these activities are to be performed in compliance with rules and regulations governing ground transport. You will report to the Road Logistics Operations Manager.

Requirements

  • Pursuing a Supply Chain/Business related degree
  • Proficient with computers including the following applications: Word, Excel, Access, Power Point, Outlook and Vision
  • In a dynamic operational environment, solve urgent issues that are disrupting Kuehne + Nagel customer supply chains, such as successful and on-time deliveries.

Education requirements

Currently Studying

Area of Responsibilities

Logistics

Responsibilities

  • Confirm shipment information with shippers via email and phone, and facilitate communication between the shipper, carrier, and customer
  • Dispatch pickups for each shipment and monitor their status to ensure they are moving as scheduled
  • Coordinate pickup/delivery appointments and work directly with carriers to ensure loads are picked up and delivered
  • Manage overall customer service to maintain excellent customer relations
  • Help provide tactical solutions that improve daily operations

Details

Work type

Full time

Work mode

office

Location

Chicago