Intern - Import Product Development

Systemax Inc. Port Washington, NY
SUMMARY OF KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

* Assist/Support Import product group on a daily basis

* Participate in product research and development projects.

* Perform project research on incumbent products including but not limited to product specifications, regulatory requirements, intellectual property issues, packaging, etc.

* Assist in design of new products.

* Research potential product sourcing solutions from existing and new supplier resources.

* Prepare landed cost calculations using duties, freight analysis and FOB prices.

* Perform data collection, spreadsheet creation, and data analysi

QUALIFICATIONS:

* Undergraduate or graduate business student with/or pursuing major in Business Finance & Entrepreneurship.

* Solid analytical skills and self-motivated.

* Ability to effectively communicate to all levels of the organization.

* Willingness to work in a team environment.

* Handle multiple activities simultaneously and ensure accurate and timely completion of tasks.

* Proficient user of Microsoft Office Tools: Excel, PowerPoint, and Word.

* Product development, sourcing and/or business start-up experience preferred.

* Conversational proficiency in Mandarin Chinese.

* Minimum 3.0 GPA

PROJECTS:

To be determined based upon candidate's qualifications and experience.

Who We Are

We are Systemax, parent company of Industrial Products Group including Global Industrial, C & H, Avenue, Nexel, PFI, Industrial Supplies.com and other affiliate companies. Our EMEA division includes Misco, Inmac wstore and others. With nearly a 70-year history of consistent success, including during times of economic downturns, we look to hire employees who are not only good at what they do, but truly enjoy their work. We offer a number of benefits and coverage for individuals and families, and we embrace the core essentials of strong communication in our workplace to maintain a clear assertion of corporate objectives.

Global Industrial is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage minorities / females / veterans / individuals with disabilities / sexual orientation / gender identity to apply.