2020 Coworker Services Internship - Lincolnshire, ILat CDW Careers

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Job ID: 19002347
Updated: Dec 12, 2019
Location: Lincolnshire, IL, United States

Are you looking to gain experience in the Human Resources field with a Fortune 200 company? CDW is the "real world" experience you're looking for. We want fresh, youthful minds to work (and play) with some of the smartest, most creative, hardest working people in their fields.

We have internships in multiple areas of Human Resources. Each is outlined below, and you only need to apply once. Alignment to a specific internship will be discussed during the interview process.

Business Partner Intern
As a Business Partner Intern, you will support the development of solutions through culture, processes and best business practices while acquiring knowledge to lead compliance of all internal policies and federal/state laws. We will give you the opportunity to work directly with our Human Resources professionals to collaborate on various projects that directly affect the business. We are looking for a dedicated, hard-working individual to provide administrative support and to support our coworkers’ talent lifecycle. 

What you’ll do: 
  • You will work on projects related to the Business Partner department and designated processes.
  • You will analyze the talent lifecycle of coworkers to provide next steps, recommendations and action items.
  • You will participate in the off-boarding experience by conducting exit interviews for coworkers leaving the company.
  • You will work across departments on job descriptions where updates are needed.
  • You will assist with special projects or assignments to serve our coworkers and support the management directives of the company.
  • You will handle sensitive data with a sound sense of privacy and confidentiality.
Organization Capability Intern
As an Organizational Capability Intern, you will support the scoping, design, and implementation of solutions to build interpersonal and functional capability. To ensure delivery of effective, best-in-class solutions, you will apply Organizational Development research and work closely with key partners to build solutions that help improve performance to achieve CDW’s key business priorities and objectives.

What you’ll do: 

  • Assist the business and CWS Organizational Capabilities team in creation, delivery and continuity of the programs, initiatives and projects the team oversees. Work will include elements of talent strategy, leadership and coworker development and creating a culture where coworkers want to work.
  • Support the planning and delivery of organization-wide initiatives.
  • Support monitoring to evaluate program effectiveness.
  • Analyze relevant reports, talent trends and program effectiveness metrics.
  • Communicate effectively, both written and verbal, within Coworker Services and across the organization. This may include creation of program or initiative communication plans and written communication deliverables.


What we’re looking for: 
  • Currently enrolled undergraduate students with a graduation date of December 2020, May 2021, December 2021 or May 2022.
  • Strong interpersonal and time management skills. 
  • Someone who is self-motivated and driven to get results and make an impact while utilizing strong written and verbal skills to communicate effectively.
  • Availability to work a 40-hour week within standard business hours throughout the summer. 
  • Someone who is team oriented and able to develop positive relationships with coworkers and other partners involved. 
  • General computer and email proficiency 
  • Authorization to work in the US; without sponsorship as a full-time coworker. 
Our interview process: 
After you submit your application, you will receive an invite via email to complete our on demand HireVue digital interview. The HireVue interview can be completed by webcam, smartphone, tablet, or anything with a forward-facing video camera attached to it. Once completed, your interview comes straight back to the hiring team here at CDW. Your HireVue is for our eyes only; your recruiter and the team you are applying to join will be the only people to view it. Be yourself, relax and have fun with it. We thank you for your patience during our review of your application and digital interview, and we will be in-touch with next steps in the process. 

Company culture:
We are a unified team of challenge takers, diverse thinkers and problem solvers. Our coworkers aspire every single day to be better than they were yesterday because we know success means never being satisfied. We believe winning requires balance - a combination of assigned work and freethinking, quick wins and quick breaks. When our coworkers enjoy what they do and who they're with, they do their best work. And that means everyone wins. 

Who we are: 
CDW is a leading technology solutions provider to business, government, education and healthcare organizations in the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom. Our fingerprints can be found on technology in workplaces and workspaces of more than 250,000 companies; from fresh-faced startups to international conglomerates. With the breadth of products and services we offer, combined with the expertise of our specialists, there is no request too big or too small. Our coworkers across the globe are working together to bring technology to life for our customers.  

Awards and Recognitions: 
  • Ranked #191 on the Fortune 500 list 
  • Ranked #24 on Computerworld’s 2019 Best Places to work in IT 
  • Ranked #10 on Fairygodboss’s list of the 2019 Best Companies for Women
The information in this position description is intended to convey information about the key responsibilities and requirements of the position. It is not an exhaustive list of the skills, efforts, duties, responsibilities or working conditions associated with the opportunity. Responsibilities are subject to change.
Job Category: Summer Intern
Job Type: Full-Time

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