Komatsu Forklift USA, Inc. Intern (Parts Marketing) in Rolling Meadows, Illinois
External Job Title:
Intern (Parts Marketing)
Komatsu Parts MarketingKomatsu is a Global leader in the Heavy Equipment industry and Komatsu America has a great internship opportunity available for a Business student in Junior or Senior standing. This intern will be immersed in a professional environment where the candidate can integrate to the Komatsu culture and make important contributions during a 12 week internship. Some business travel may occur, but most weeks will be spent in our Rolling Meadows office, starting at 8am, a minimum of four days a week. The ideal candidate will be professional, creative, and innovative. This internship is intended to identify future high potential Komatsu employees. This intern will have multiple projects and work with many of the Komatsu Parts Marketing staff, including commodity managers and market development personnel. One project will have a direct and immediate impact on Komatsu’s ability to promote and grow a collection of commodities whose annual sales exceeds $145MM. Another project related to our Distributor network training and development program will provide experience utilizing problem solving and continuous improvement tools, as well as in the development of various marketing materials to promote upcoming training events. Supplementary projects will also provide experience with the marketing and sales of approximately $1B in additional commodity sales.
Qualifications1. Education: Must be at least in Junior standing at an accredited college/university. Must have a minimum GPA of 3.0+ and be able to apply their academic background to real business world experiences.2. Experience: Prior experience with work study programs, school or volunteer leadership roles, participated on teams or in clubs, professional organizations, etc. preferred.3. Soft Skills: Must have Excellent written and verbal communications. Ability to multi-task, manage deadlines and easily adapt to new challenges and business working environment. Strong motivation to make contributions to Komatsu and strong motivation to drive results.4. PC Skills: Proficiency in Microsoft Office specifically with Excel (Pivot Tables), Power Point (slide presentations) and other summary and analysis tools. Must demonstrate good analytical and problem solving skills. 5. Travel: Some travel may be required.