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Supply Chain Nonprofit Internship

Feeding Children Everywhere Orlando, FL
  • Expired: 13 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
SUPPLY CHAIN INTERN

HOURS: 15 Hrs/wk

LOCATION: Orlando, FL

REPORTS TO: Supply Chain and Logistics Manager/Warehouse Supervisor

EMPLOYMENT TYPE: Internship

AREAS OF INTEREST: Non-Profit, Procurement, Shipping, Supply Chain Management, Vendor Relationship, Warehouse Management, Distribution, Inventory, Purchasing


ORGANIZATION OVERVIEW 

Feeding Children Everywhere (FCE) is a non-profit organization that ‘activates people for a hunger-free world’.  To date, FCE has distributed over 116 million meals to hungry people across the globe and has mobilized over 750,000 volunteers. 

The organization focuses efforts around addressing hunger and the root causes.  The program vehicles include:

  • Hunger Projects - high energy corporate, church or civic social responsibility events that mobilize thousands of volunteers across the US to hand-package healthy meals for hungry people

  • Full Cart - a meal delivery service for hard working individuals and families to extend their grocery budget and connect them with life-changing career resources

  • Disaster Relief - a program that activates people to package disaster relief meal kits in immediate response to natural disasters 

  • International Development - community transformation projects that include the improvement of education, agriculture, women’s health initiatives and economic development

  • Micro-Farming - community farming efforts that make nutrient rich foods accessible in food deserts 

FCE is full of people-people, loud laughers and world changers who have come together to make a difference. We support innovation, collaboration and always dream big - not even the sky is a limit! Together, we’re helping feed millions of people all around the world. At Feeding Children Everywhere making a global impact is all in a day’s “work”. 

POSITION SUMMARY

If the idea of having a hands on internship while learning the distribution and warehouse management behind a non-profit sounds like the perfect balance of labor and administration, this role may be perfect for you! This position is crucial for ensuring that procurement and food product are complete for each Hunger Project nationwide. In this role you will help to represent our meal product and material which includes connecting with our vendors and feeding partners, as well as with potential donors to coordinate donation of goods. This position ensures that product and inventory are ready for each Hunger Project nationwide and new product is sustainably sourced for our expanding meal options at Feeding Children Everywhere. There are opportunities to see the ins-and-outs of inventory, purchasing, shipping, distribution, and warehouse management.


MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES    

First and foremost, activating, empowering, and connecting with PEOPLE

  • Office and warehouse management

  • Procurement of Hunger Project materials

  • Shipping, distribution, and coordination of goods and products

  • Coordinate customs documents for exports/imports

  • Food safety & sanitation

  • Vendor Relationship Management

  • Financial planning, purchasing, and Budgeting for future meals and meal kit services

  • Loading/unloading shipments

  • Maintaining & tracking inventory

  • Assisting with the fulfillment attached to packaging millions of healthy meals for hungry people

  • Tracking financial expenses

    • Evaluating purchase request forms to ensure fiscal responsibility 

  •  Supporting & traveling to Hunger Project

    • Pre event logistics & post event sanitation of products


MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS  
  • YOU DON’T MISS A BEAT: Attentive to detail, organized, and thorough

  • YOU’RE COMPUTER SAVVY: Highly proficient in Microsoft Excel & Word

  • YOU’RE PROFESSIONAL IN ALL YOUR WAYS: Specifically, verbal and overall presence

  • YOU’RE A PIONEER: You’re not afraid to color outside of the lines with innovative new ideas

  • YOU HAVE A SAFETY FIRST MENTALITY: You have knowledge of effective safety precautions 

  • YOU EAT YOUR WHEATIES: Ability to lift a minimum of 50lbs 


THE PERKS
  • OFFICE EXPERIENCE: Gain meaningful, relevant work experience in the nonprofit industry

  • TIME OFF: 25 hrs of time off throughout the semester, as well as University holidays

  • NETWORKING:  Opportunity to work with industry partners and clients

  • GROWTH: Continuous training/leadership opportunities for personal and professional development

  • PEOPLE: Work with a vibrant group of people who are passionate about ending hunger 

  • MEANINGFUL IMPACT: Knowing that each shipment or distribution holds a healthy meal for those who need it most

Feeding Children Everywhere

Address

Orlando, FL
32814 USA