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Supply Chain Internship - Summer 2019

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Date: Dec 5, 2018

Location: Brecksville, Ohio, US, 44092

Company: Lubrizol Corporation


The Lubrizol Corporation, a Berkshire Hathaway company, is a market-driven global company serving customers in more than 100 countries. We own and operate manufacturing facilities in 17 countries, as well as sales and technical offices around the world. Through our global sales and manufacturing networks, we are able to deliver the products and services our customers need, where and when they need them.

At Lubrizol, our mission is straightforward: We improve lives as an essential partner in our customers’ success, delivering efficiency, reliability or wellness to their end users. Read the cover story in Smart Business Magazine to learn how Lubrizol plans to advance its growth.


The Supply Chain Internship will provide support to Lubrizol’s Global Supply Chain management team via several key responsibilities.


Examples of typical assignments include:


Demand Management: Analyze demand forecast, forecast errors and order patterns to understand key drivers of demand fluctuations, so as to improve planning.


Inventory Management: Analyze macro and micro inventory levels and DSI levels to ensure that inventory management is balanced with service level objectives.


Capacity Planning: Analyze rough cut capacity for plants, product lines and regions to understand and influence overall demand-supply balance.


Stock Policies & Lead Times: Ensure that stock policies and lead times for products are kept up-to-date and in line with demand fulfillment requirements.


Customer Feedback Analysis: Analyze CRM data to understand, interpret, prioritize and follow up on feedback from customers.

Customer Assistance: Support the Customer Assistance team in fulfilling various support needs of our customers.

E-Commerce Platform: Provide high quality support to customers and channel partners who use our e-business portal Work with sales, marketing and supply chain teams to manage customer requests coming in through


Sales Tools: Work with supply chain managers and sales colleagues to publish customer-facing supply chain information in accurate, meaningful and easy-to-use formats.


Key Requirements:

  • Must be willing and able to commit to a 40-hour work schedule for ten weeks over the summer (Monday-Friday 8am-5pm)
  • Must have reliable transportation to and from work
  • Must be currently enrolled in a bachelor or master’s degree program with an anticipated graduate date on or after August 2019.
  • Must have experience in Microsoft Office products (specifically Excel, Word, Outlook and PowerPoint)
  • Must be able to effectively communicate, orientation to details and results
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the US now and/or in the future without work authorization sponsorship


    Preferred Skills:

  • Advanced skills in Microsoft Excel
  • Business, supply chain, logistics, production management, MIS majors
  • Rising senior or masters-level class status
  • 3.2 GPA or above

While headquartered in the United States, Lubrizol is truly a global specialty chemical company.  We have a major presence in five global regions and do business in more than 100 countries. Our corporate culture ensures that Lubrizol is one company throughout the world, but you will find each region is a unique place to work, live and play.


Lubrizol is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, national origin, citizenship, age, religion, marital status, military service, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, or any other characteristic or trait protected by federal, state, or local law.

Nearest Major Market: Cleveland
Nearest Secondary Market: Akron

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