Brownells Product Group Assistant in Grinnell, Iowa

Requisition Number: GRINN-87-PGAintern-10-2016-001

Job Title: Product Group Assistant

City: Grinnell

State: IA

Product Group Assistant

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Description/Job Summary

Product Group Assistant – Intern Winter Break

Brownells enjoys a great reputation in its industry and a great team to drive that brand, but we’re constantly growing and need passionate people like you to join our team. As a family-owned company for more than 75 years, we can’t wait to meet

you -- and your family.

Speaking of your family, they come first, and we’ll always do our best to help you spend the most time with them possible. In fact, we can prove it. We’re the proud recipients of

The Alliance of Work-Life Progress Seal of Distinction in both 2014 and 2015. We achieved this by implementing a number of employee-friendly programs including flexible work arrangements, and numerous initiatives designed to enhance the quality of

the lives of our team members and their families.

Because of our great team, we’re able to maintain a small-company feel, backed by the Midwestern values of honesty, integrity and respect, while being an internationally-recognized brand with customers in more than 60 countries worldwide.

We’re proud to be a progressive company in a traditionally conservative industry, we’re proud of our shooting heritage and we are

Serious About Firearms

Requested Major: Supply Chain Management or Business Management preferred


A college level student that has completed a number of the core business classes and has a fundamental understanding of business. Individual must have a solid understanding of firearms and their nomenclature. Candidate must have experience utilizing Excel

& formatting data.


Work with the Product Manager to prepare Product Information for integration into our website & upload to a new Enterprise Resource Planning Software. Position will require individual to follow guidelines for entering information. Occasionally individual

may be required to investigate new product opportunities & enter accepted products into our new product process.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Following Brownells business rules, assist in entry of product information to cleanse current attributes & descriptions. Individual will be relied upon to recommend best practices in naming, SEO and improving efficiencies. Once in the role, Candidate may

be assigned to pursue new product opportunities & interact with vendors to get the product approved. Negotiation skills & understanding of basic business terminology may be needed.