Transportation CO-OP - Spring SemesterJob ID 0818305
Business Unit Summary
Be a part of the dynamic Logistics team within our 1 million sq ft union center facility. We are searching for a student interested in a co-op opportunity as a Logistics CO-OP in our Distribution Center for Spring 2019 to partner with frontline and executive leadership to support transportation projects
A Day in the Life
• Identify ways to reduce transportation costs and/or improve carrier service.
• Support determining ROI on potential projects in order to prioritize
• Provide support to transportation department in the following areas: Bid Analysis, Database design and support, Forecasting & Operational gap analysis
Keys to Success
At Cornerstone Services, if you are Agile, Innovative, Pioneering, Dynamic, Boundaryless, Passionate, Customer-Centric, Collaborative, and Results-Focused, you will love it here!
• Pursuing a degree in Bachelor’s degree in business, supply chain, transportation & logistics or a related field.
• Strong leadership and motivational skills
• Good written and verbal communication skills
Nice to Haves
• Proficient with Excel is required.
• Access, SQL, VBA knowledge is a plus
Candidates will be
considered in totality of their skills and experience versus strict
interpretation of "must haves"
Cornerstone is comprised of five interactive, aspirational home and apparel lifestyle brands: Ballard Designs, Frontgate, Grandin Road, Garnet Hill and Improvements. Cornerstone operates separate ecommerce sites for all the brands, distributes more than 265 million catalogs annually, and has 16 retail and outlet stores.
The Cornerstone brands are part of Qurate Retail, Inc. (NASDAQ: QRTEA, QRTEB), which includes QVC, HSN, zulily and the Cornerstone brands (collectively, “Qurate Retail Group”), as well as other minority investments. Qurate Retail Group believes in a third way to shop -- beyond transactional ecommerce or traditional brick-and-mortar stores -- and is #1 in video commerce, #3 in ecommerce in North America and #3 in mobile commerce in the U.S. (according to Internet Retailer). For more information, visit www.qurateretailgroup.com.
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About Qurate Retail, Inc.
Qurate Retail, Inc. (NASDAQ: QRTEA, QRTEB) is comprised of eight leading retail brands – QVC, HSN, zulily, Ballard Designs, Frontgate, Garnet Hill, Grandin Road and Improvements (collectively, “Qurate Retail Group”) – all dedicated to providing a ‘third way to shop,’ beyond transactional ecommerce or traditional brick-and-mortar stores. Globally, Qurate Retail Group is #1 in video commerce, reaching approximately 370 million homes worldwide via 16 television networks and multiple ecommerce sites, social pages, mobile apps, print catalogs, and in-store destinations, and is #3 in ecommerce in North America and #3 in mobile commerce in the US. Qurate Retail, Inc. also holds minority interests in ILG and FTD as well as various green energy investments.