Thursday, March 13, 2014

Intern/ Sales Rep

LifeWork Search Internship
LifeWork Search ( is an MRI Network affiliate (, the world's largest management and professional search firm with over 600 offices in 36 countries. Our office specializes in Supply Chain within Consumer Goods and has been consistently ranked in the top 25% of our offices globally.  We are located in Westport, MA 02790.

Overview of the internship objectives:

The intern will be heavily involved in internet research, identifying and calling Supply Chain professionals, entering information into our database, and posting information to certain websites, and ultimately be a huge part in our team in helping to advance the careers of Supply Chain professionals around the country.  At that same time, they will gain valuable insight to Supply Chain and/or Recruiting as a profession. 

Primary duties and responsibilities:

This will be an “on the phone” role (training will be provided).  The majority of phone interaction will be based upon updating outdated records.     

  • Calling professionals in our niche market to update their contact information.
  • Maintaining accurate computer records for each conversation.
  • Identifying their background achievements thru intelligent, mature, business like dialog.
  • Scheduling calls between our senior recruiter and the industry professional.
We are looking for students who:

  • Have a proven above average work ethic.
  • Have an outgoing, type A personality with good strategic planning skills.
  • Have good communication skills.

What will the student learn from this experience?

The student will get a good understanding of both the Supply Chain and Recruiting industries.  This position will help to better the student’s interpersonal, organizational and research skills. The intern will also get an in-depth look into the professional world.  As we help supply chain professionals take their careers to the next level, the intern will learn the ins and outs of the job searching / interviewing process – giving them a much better understanding of exactly what employers are looking for.  This internship can be a great stepping stone into a Supply Chain, Recruiting, or Sales career. 

Job Title:

Intern/ Sales Rep



Academic preparation of the student required (graduate, senior, junior, courses taken, GPA, etc.):

Junior or Senior with an ultimate interest in Supply Chain, Operations / Operations Management, Human Resources or Sales would likely get the most out of an internship at LifeWork Search.  

Skills required:

Student must be internet savvy, have good time management skills, be professional and be familiar with Microsoft applications. 

Hours of work:
Flexible / Open to discussion.

Start and end dates:

We would like this position to be an ongoing process, right now looking for a Fall 2014 semester intern, with the possibility of it turning into a part-time or full-time role afterwards. 

Primary supervisor:

Kelly Moura, Office Manager.

Email resume/application to

Deadline for submitting resume/application:

We are accepting resumes/applications at all times.  However we are hoping to fill this internship by end of May 2014. 

Additional company contacts (if applicable):

Jason Breault,

Managing Director