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Business Operations Intern (Summer 2020)
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C.H. Robinson Worldwide, Inc. | Kansas City, MO
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Business Operations Intern (Summer 2020)

Office location for this position: 901 West Carondelet Drive, Kansas City, MO 64114 USA

Our internship is a great learning experience and an opportunity to make a direct impact at Freightquote by C.H. Robinson. As a Business Operations Intern you will ensure operational excellence by supporting the creation and implementation of our new Operations team. 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.


You'll be exposed to multiple facets of Freightquote's business. Projects will be assigned throughout the internship covering:

* Process mapping and improvement
* Developing best practices to drive operational efficiencies
* Solving problems with a metric driven approach

You will work with leadership to solve business-related challenges. Project work will aid in the creation and execution of Freightquote by C.H. Robinson's new Operations team.

Required Qualifications:

* Excellent communication skills, verbal and written
* Ability to thrive in a deadline-driven, team environment, while also delivering independent results
* Relationship building skills
* Driven, enthusiastic, and highly motivated
* High attention to detail and ability to multitask
* Highschool diploma or equivalent

Preferred Qualifications:

* Undergraduate education at a Junior or Senior level (pursuing a business, operations, logistics, supply chain, communications, or related major is a plus)


We are proud to offer a top-tier benefits package, including medical, dental, vision, life and disability insurance, prescription drug coverage, paid parental leave, paid holidays and paid time off (PTO), 401K with company match, employee stock purchase plan, as well as a broad range of career development opportunities.

About Freightquote

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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About C.H. Robinson Worldwide, Inc.

C.H. Robinson Worldwide, Inc. (C.H. Robinson) is a third party logistics company. The Company provides freight transportation services and logistics solutions to companies of all sizes, in a range of industries. During the year ended December 31, 2008, including its transportation management services business, the Company handled approximately 7.3 million shipments for more than 32,000 customers. It operates through a network of 228 offices, which it calls branches, in North America, Europe, Asia, South America, and the Middle East. The Company has developed global multimodal transportation and distribution networks to provide logistics services worldwide. The Company provides transportation and logistics services, which include Truckload, Less Than Truckload (LTL), Intermodal, Ocean, Air and Other Logistics Services. (Source: 10-K)