Demand Planning Intern


  • Position Status: Full Time
  • Position Type: Internship
  • Location: Shakopee, Minnesota United States

Job Description

CommScope is seeking a Demand Planning Intern to join our team in Shakopee, MN! 


Learn More About Internship Programs at CommScope

As CommScope designs and builds connectivity for the world's most advanced networks, we're building something equally as important: careers for bright college students like you. Our Summer Internship Program is designed to provide you an invaluable work experience through completing challenging projects to help you grow and develop.


Throughout the 12-week program, you will collaborate with some of the best in the industry, receive on the job training and participate in professional development workshops, executive speaker series, and other networking and social events!


What to Expect:

As a Demand Planning Intern, you will be responsible for working with the global segment demand planning team to enhance the Sales and Operations Planning process, including assemble to order methodology, and related inventory management. You will work closely with demand planning, manufacturing planning, operations, and product line management to improve revenue to materials forecast translation along with associated inventory improvement, including implementation and documentation.


You Will Make an Impact By:

  • Improving and documenting processes for assemble to order product inclusion in S&OP

  • Providing demand planning support including long term planning and global inventory dispositions

  • Measuring and analyzing forecast accuracy data

  • Managing allocation process for constrained product

  • Supporting a variety of supply chain activities to balance demand and supply

  • Delivering a comprehensive presentation of the improved S&OP process

Required Qualifications for Consideration

  • Junior or Senior standing in a BS, BA or master’s student in Operations Management or Supply Chain Management from an accredited university

  • Proven strong academic performer with a minimum GPA of 3.2

  • Ability to work in the US without sponsorship now or in the future

You Will Excite Us If You

  • Have Excel knowledge and enjoy data analytics

  • Possess knowledge of Sales and Operations Planning fundamentals

  • Demonstrate strong leadership, interpersonal and communication skills

  • Show innovation through unique ideas and propose them to the team

Why CommScope?

In today’s always on world, CommScope is pushing the bounds of communications technology. We are building better connections and shaping networks of the future.  For more than 40 years, we’ve been leaders in innovating the network infrastructure of the future. Developments such as the Internet of Things, seamless connectivity and 5G introduce new requirements and demand creative thinking. With our unmatched expertise in copper, fiber and wireless infrastructure, our global clients rely on us to outperform today and be ready for the needs of tomorrow.


It is the policy of CommScope to provide Equal Employment Opportunities to all individuals based on merit, qualifications and abilities. CommScope does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, gender (including pregnancy), national origin, age or any other characteristics as protected by law. Furthermore, this contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-300.5(a) and 41 CFR 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified protected veterans and qualified individuals on the basis of disability, and require affirmative action by covered prime contractors and subcontractors to employ and advance in employment qualified protected veterans and qualified individuals with disabilities.


  • Desired Start Date: 05/17/2021
  • Job Function(s): Manufacturing/Production/Operations, Supply Chain/Logistics/Transportation/Operations


  • Degree Level: Bachelor of Business Admin
  • Desired Class Level(s): Sophomore, Junior, Senior
  • Desired Field of Study: Opus College of Business, Business Administration, Operations & Supply Chain Mgmt, Management

Application Details

  • Application Deadline: 06/02/2021
  • Employer: CommScope
  • Contact Name: Lydia Dyer

Application Instructions: