Summer 2015 Internship

International Food Hub LLC & Onset Worldwide
Frenchtown, New Jersey
Summer 2015 Internship
 
DESCRIPTION
 
A young, small, and entrepreneurial company is looking for interns to join our team this summer. Onset Worldwide is a global supplier of bulk, natural, agricultural ingredients to the food and non-food industry. As of 2014, we mainly sell superfoods, including chia seeds, quinoa, amaranth, and teff. Onset Worldwide imports and stocks products at the International Food Hub in Frenchtown, New Jersey. We also export worldwide.
 
We are looking for interns who are excited about the natural and organic food movement, who lead a healthy lifestyle, who can think creatively and systematically, and who are looking for experience in the food industry.
 
RESPONSIBILITIES COULD INCLUDE
  • Assemble and ship samples
  • Palletize and package orders
  • Take inventory
  • Quality control and standard operating procedure validation
  • Monitor and post on blogs, forums, and social networks
  • Website optimization
  • Research domestic and international sales leads
  • Research market trends and new upcoming products
  • Monitor SQF certification process
REQUIREMENTS
  • Must be 18 years or older
  • Must be able to lift 50 lbs
  • Strong communication skills
  • Organized
  • Extensive knowledge of Web and Social Media
  • Extensive knowledge of Word and Excel
  • Knowledge of WordPress is a plus
  • Bilingual/Spanish is a plus (as we work with many suppliers in South America; and international customers)
OTHER DETAILS
  • 2 – 3 days per week
  • Flexible hours
  • Summer 2015
  • Unpaid
  • Commission negotiable
IF INTERESTED
  • Please email resume to Sara Morrison: sara@onsetworldwide.com