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JELD-WEN Summer Intern - Commercial

Date: Oct 1, 2022

Location: Charlotte, NC, US, 28273

Company: Jeld-Wen Inc.

OUR COMPANY

JELD-WEN (NYSE:JELD), founded in 1960, is one of the world’s largest door and window manufacturers, with more than 22,000 employees operating in 24 countries globally. Headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina, JELD-WEN designs, produces and distributes an extensive range of interior and exterior doors, wood, vinyl and aluminium windows and related products for use in the new construction and repair and remodelling of residential homes and non-residential buildings. 
Our products and services afford us the opportunity to enter peoples’ workplaces, homes and daily lives. With this privilege comes great responsibility to ensure that the products we deliver are reliable and enrich the places and lives that they touch. We bring beauty and security to the spaces that touch our lives.

We act with integrity, invest in people, inspire through innovation, deliver on our promises and improve every day. We are seeking talented individuals who share this purpose and values and want to excel in their field of expertise. We offer excellent benefits, a collaborative environment in which to apply your talent and a dynamic and growing company, with exceptional career progression opportunities.

 

 

Job Title:       

JELD-WEN Summer Intern – Commercial (Sales/Marketing)

Location:

Global Headquarters in Charlotte, NC

Reports to:

 

University Relations Program Lead & Assigned Manager in Commercial

Tentative Start Date:

June 1, 2023

ABOUT THE ROLE

 

The JELD-WEN Summer Internship Program empowers talented undergraduate students to gain real-world working experience and professional development in one of six potential business areas. This position is focused on the Commercial business area. The internship program includes meaningful projects and challenging work assignments geared at developing professional competencies and skills in a chosen discipline. Additionally, throughout the summer internship, participants will have the opportunity for professional development, mentoring, and networking opportunities to help enhance future leadership.

 

WHAT YOU’LL DO

In the past, our interns have had the opportunity to:

 

  • Gain a general knowledge of the Integrated Business Planning (IBP) process.
  • Create new IBP process for upstream synchronization of supply, demand, and finance.
  • Build out a synchronization process map to decrease forecast inaccuracy, lost sales, inferior service levels, and off process data work.
  • Conduct audits of JW.com, Brand Store, Pinterest, and brochures to help marketing team keep track of and update content.
  • Organize and add to social calendar to allow accessibility to content.
  • Sort through leads and enter order statuses into excel.
  • Create a synchronization docket to identify areas through the supply review that need to be synchronized in other sections of the IBP core function.
  • Engage and assist customers through social platforms (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter).

 

 

SKILLS, EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE

 

Required

  • Demonstrated work ethic and detail-orientation.
  • Strong analytical and critical thinking skills.
  • Organizational skills.
  • Ability and willingness to learn in a fast-paced environment and work to a high caliber.
  • Collaboration and teamwork.
  • Leadership experience and relationship-building skills.

Recommended

  • Rising Senior students (current Juniors)
  • Minimum GPA of 3.0
  • Relevant internship or previous work experience.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

 

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JELD-WEN is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any applicant for employment or employee on the basis of race, color, religious creed, gender, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or any other classification protected by applicable discrimination laws.

Unless explicitly requested or approached by JELD-WEN, the company will not accept unsolicited resumes from headhunters, recruitment agencies, or fee-based recruitment services


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