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Purfoods Data Analytics Intern in Ankeny, Iowa

The Data Analytics Intern will be exposed to a wide variety of responsibilities and learning opportunities across numerous internal departments. The Mom's Meals Summer Internship Program is a paid project-based 10 or 12-week program beginning May 17th or June 1st and ending August 6th. Our project-based internship program provides participants with the training, coaching, and hands-on experience to be successful professionals in their chosen fields. Our internship assignments focus on practical, value added projects that help create a connection between what is learned in the classroom and what is required in manufacturing projects. Internship location will be either onsite in Ankeny, IA, virtual, or a combination of both.

  • Evaluate production at the two kitchens with a keen eye for improvement opportunities.

  • Build and support reporting and production scheduling tools to help optimize overall operational efficiency.

  • Conduct financial analysis of proposed projects to determine return on investment and impact on cost per meal.

  • Assist Data Analytics team with other tasks as needed.

  • Advanced skills in Microsoft Excel

  • Proficient in SharePoint and Microsoft Office Suite, including PowerPoint and Outlook

  • Familiarity or past experience with programming or statistical languages (R Studio, SQL Services, SAS, or Python)

  • Ability to multi-task and handle numerous assignments simultaneously

  • Strong attention to detail, must be able to provide reports with a high degree of accuracy

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Ability to work well in a team environment, including being a productive member of a project team

  • Proficient in data visualization and able to consider multiple approaches to finding a solution

  • Professional, positive, and enthusiastic attitude

  • Ability to quickly learn and adapt; must be interested in continuous education to take advantage of emerging trends in new software/technology

  • Experience with ERP/CRM software or Microsoft Dynamics CRM a plus

  • Repetitive motions that include the wrists, hands and/or fingers

  • Sedentary work that primarily involves sitting, remaining in a stationary position for prolonged periods

  • Visual perception to perform job including peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.

Mom’s Meals, is a home-delivered meal service providing fully prepared, refrigerated meal solutions direct to homes nationwide for over 18 years. We provide seniors, patients recovering post-discharge and those managing a chronic condition with tailored nutrition solutions to manage their specific needs. If you are passionate about the well-being of others and have a strong sense of community, Mom's Meals could be the place for you! We are a family operated business looking for fun, compassionate, and friendly people who want to make a difference in the lives of others.

Mom’s Meals complies with all applicable federal and state non-discrimination laws. All qualified applicants shall receive consideration for employment without regards to race, religion, national origin, ancestry, color, gender, age, disability, sexual orientation or military status.

ID: 2021-2613

External Company Name: Mom's Meals, a PurFoods Company

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Street: 3210 SE Corporate Woods Dr.