International Foodservice Distributors Association
Location: Tysons Corner Area
Type: Part Time
Required Education: Some College
· Competitive salary
· A diverse, dynamic and highly skilled working environment
· Welcoming company culture with fun perks (catered lunch Wednesdays, complimentary snacks and beverages, complimentary coffee, Wellness events, Social Hour Fridays)
· Modern, fresh office suite located in upscale building with free garage and access to the buildings’ fitness center.
· Casual office attire
· Mentorship opportunities
Internal Number: 312
The International Foodservice Distributors Association (IFDA) is looking for a talented and motivated Intern to assist our team. Challenge yourself as a Data Support Specialist Intern at an organization that is a key player in our nation’s supply chain and whose members are among the Top 100 most successful in the US and abroad. Our members make “food away from home” possible each and every day. If you are you looking to utilize your skills and play an important role in one of the most exciting and dynamic industries that fuels the American economy, then you may be the perfect fit for this position!
The Data Support Specialist Intern will support the Membership Team (Director and AMS Specialist) in the Industry Relations department as they prepare the association’s management system (AMS) to migrate to the Cloud, by assisting in various projects. The organization utilizes iMIS, which is one of the leading AMS platforms in the association/not-for-profit area. It is a powerful system with tons of data that is constantly flowing in and out to keep the organization on track serving its members.
Data entry and data cleansing
Examine information using data analysis tools
Improve IFDA’s data analytics
Identify trends and generate insights by conducting routine analyses of IFDA’s various data systems
Organize data reports and communicate your findings with others on your team
Aggregate data from various sources to optimize data
Integrate data from multiple IFDA’s systems
Provide support as needed to other internal team members when specific projects involving data analysis arise
Develop reports and maintain spreadsheets/data metrics to monitor, track and evaluate performance, compile Excel based reports.
Skills & Attributes Required:
Must be a full-time registered student, recent college graduate or currently a senior in college
Someone who enjoys working in a smaller, progressive, company culture
Proficiency in MS Office Applications (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook)
Strong communication and interpersonal skills, capable of interacting with multiple levels of IT and business management
Good writing and verbal presentation skills
Familiarity with Excel pivot tables and VLookup functions a plus
Familiarity with data visualization tools a plus
iMIS or other AMS system experience an advantage
Some experience in project management a plus
High degree of analytical skill
This a part-time non-exempt position. Candidate must be available Monday, Wednesday & Friday to work in our office located near the Tyson Galleria and directly across from the Boro. Close to the Metro Silver Line, walking distance to restaurants and shopping. The hours can be flexible however we are looking for 15-20 hours per week.
About International Foodservice Distributors Association
IFDA is the premier trade association for the foodservice distribution industry. With a combined annual sales volume of $300+ billion, foodservice distributors are vital drivers of the American economy. IFDA Member Companies play a critical role in the foodservice industry supply chain, delivering food and other products to more than one million professional kitchens every day.
Our Mission: IFDA provides leadership and action on industry issues most important to our members' success.
Our Vision: To be the place where industry leaders address the industry's biggest challenges and opportunities.
IFDA continues to work diligently to advance the interests of foodservice distributors through government relations, industry relations, education, and research. We exist to help our members succeed!
Visit www.ifdaonline.org for more information about IFDA.