Are you looking for a new opportunity with a strong, stable and financially smart company? Do you want the opportunity for advancement in your career? If so, Gordon Food Service could be the place for you; for more than a century we have been honoring our promises to our customers and employees. As one of the largest privately held foodservice distributors in North America, our family-owned company has a history of pursuing innovative ideas and building strong relationships.
The continued growth of current and new markets allows for the addition of new talent to join our team. We’re seeking great people looking for professional and personal growth and a place to make a difference in people’s lives. If you are interested in joining an innovative, supportive, values-driven company, we invite you to consider a career with Gordon Food Service.
The GFS Bid Department is responsible for processing requests for pricing on food and related items for cities, counties, states, and schools.
Among many responsibilities, this internship is involved in the following activities on a regular basis:
Assist in completing bid documentation for mailing
Enter bid information into the bid application
File and archive bids.
Assist with completing customer documents for submission in the bid response.
Input/import bid information into the Strategic Bid Application (SBA)
Key qualifications for this position include:
Excellent time management, organization and communication skills required
Strong analytical and decision-making skills
Effective written and verbal communication skills
Ability and willingness to learn
Enjoy problem solving
Key requirements for this position include:
Pursuing a degree in Business Administration, or related field
Currently enrolled as a full time student
Completed at least 2 semesters of college level courses
Must have at least 1 semester of classes left when the internship begins (can’t have graduated )
Advanced skills in Microsoft Excel
Experience with Word, Adobe Writer, and email software
Ability to work 20 hours April 8-May 10 and 40 hours May 10 through August 23
What we offer our employees here at Gordon Food Service:
An environment where hard work, customer service and integrity are part of our operational practices and value system
“Real life” experience
For more information about Gordon Food Service, please visit www.gfs.com .
Gordon Food Service is an equal opportunity employer.
All Gordon Food Service locations are tobacco free.
For more than 110 years, Gordon Food Service has been honoring our promises to our customers and our employees. As the largest family-owned...