Columbia Distributing
Portland, OR
Sunday, December 31, 2017
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Are you currently a college student?

Are you looking to gain business experience with one of the nation's top wine, beer and non-alcoholic beverage distributors?

Columbia Distributing is currently looking for our next Summer Interns!


Join us for a 10 week paid summer internship where you will job shadow various departments throughout our company. During this time you will gain exposure to our operations/supply chain team, sales team, corporate team, merchandising team and interact with our suppliers and customers. All while focusing on projects that will have high impact and visibility to our company which will be presented at the end of the internship.

Why Join Columbia Distributing's Student Internship Program (SIP)?

Perfect opportunity to join a fast-growing company

Work in a high energy, fast-paced environment that is both competitive and fun

Gain real life experience by implementing and executing business projects

Learn from a dedicated mentor who will meet with you on a weekly basis

Opportunities for full time employment upon graduation!

Key Responsibilities:

Create new strategies and ideas for key projects
Plan resources needed to achieve completion of business goals
Coordinate with managers of supporting departments in order to execute projects
Develop an understanding of the beer and non-alcoholic beverage distributing industry and apply it to concluding projects/presentation

Key Competencies:

Technical Capacity
Communication Proficiency
Customer/Client Focus
Presentation Skills
Business Acumen
Personal Effectiveness/Credibility
Project Management

Work Environment:

Work indoors in a sedentary office setting

Physical Demands:

Lift/carry/push/pull up to 20 lbs.
Use arms/wrists/hands/grasp throughout entire shift

Position Type/Expected Hours of Work:

This is a full time, 10 week internship. Days/hours of work vary, and may include weekends.


Varies depending on interest

Required Education and Experience:

Bachelor's degree in progress. Preferred majors are Marketing, Supply Chain Management, Entrepreneurship, Communications, Business, or other industry related degrees.

AAP/EEO Statement

Columbia Distributing is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, protected veteran status, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.