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PT-Intern, SAP and EDI

Date: Aug 9, 2019

Location: Carrollton, GA, US, 30119

Company: Southwire Company LLC

A leader in technology and innovation, Southwire Company, LLC is one of North America’s largest wire and cable producers. Southwire and its subsidiaries manufacture building wire and cable, metal-clad cable, portable and electronic cord products, OEM wire products and engineered products. In addition, Southwire supplies assembled products, contractor equipment and hand tools. We are proud to offer competitive compensation, employee benefits, tuition reimbursement, and unlimited growth opportunities. Our nearly seven decades of progressive growth can be attributed to our determination to developing innovative systems and solutions, exercising environmental stewardship and enhancing the wellbeing of our communities. How will you power what’s possible? 

Job Description

Job Title: Intern, SAP and EDI

Department: Applications and Support, 8513

Location: Carrollton, GA

Report To: EDI/PI Manager



The SAP and EDI Intern analyzes simple to moderate business problems to be solved with SAP and similar automated systems. Provides input to more senior members of the technical team to assist in identifying, evaluating and developing systems and procedures that are cost effective and meet and satisfy requirements. Configures system settings in development and test system options; works with other members of the team to plan and execute unit, integration and acceptance testing; provide testing documentation to meet business requirements. Responsible for the daily support and processing of all EDI transactions.  This includes all trading partner communications, testing coordination, root cause determination, and SAP EDI/IDOC processing requirements.


The job responsibilities associated with this position are:

  • Daily analysis of EDI file formats and SAP IDOCs to perform problem solving analysis
  • Resolve business issues by working with various groups within and outside of the company (ie. system users, company management, consultants, and software support staff).
  • Coordinate with IBM Managed Services Support Team as required to make EDI updates.  This includes maps, code lists, and trading partner inquiries. 
  • Monitor, report, and assist IBM Managed Services team with daily operations as needed to resolve EDI related activities.  
  • Adhere to change control and documentation procedures.
  • Miscellaneous job duties as assigned by EDI Manager.


  • Some IT relevant classes completed.
  • Experience with Microsoft Office is recommended.

Southwire is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Nearest Major Market: Atlanta

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