Dollar General Corporation has been delivering value to shoppers for more than 80 years. Dollar General helps shoppers Save time. Save money. Every day.® by offering products that are frequently used and replenished, such as food, snacks, health and beauty aids, cleaning supplies, basic apparel, housewares and seasonal items at everyday low prices in convenient neighborhood locations. Dollar General operates more than 18,000 stores in 47 states, and we’re still growing. Learn more about Dollar General at www.dollargeneral.com.
This internship is responsible for supporting optimization projects to solve cross-functional supply chain challenges as it relates to end-to-end integration of the Dollar General Supply Chain, enabling scale and growth for the organization.
Duties & Responsibilites:
This internship will focus on the following skills and timing (exact timing TBD):
· Weeks 1-3: Learning LLamasoft network optimization software, building personal relationships, and ramping up on DG operations
o Meeting / communicating with key resources within the Dollar General supply chain to learn about stakeholder’s experiences, roles, and functions
· Weeks 4-9: Deployment of supply chain strategy project and network strategy use case; build network model to solve Dollar General supply chain problems, supporting the following:
· Week 10: Presentation of internship and modeling results to broader DG supply chain team members
Knowledge, Skills and Abilites:
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