Cargill Strategic Pricing Intern (Global Strategic Pricing) - 2023 in Wichita, Kansas
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Our internships are designed to prepare you for your career journey, not a final destination. When you join our team, you are welcomed into a community committed to providing you with a safe environment to learn, grow and cultivate your skills. With our expansive learning resources, our well-respected leaders, and our carefully curated development courses, you will be equipped to confidently solve tomorrow's global issues. And, truthfully, our future relies on you. Your innovative minds, your intentional collaboration, and your sincere desire to nourish the world. Your work may be local, but at Cargill, your impact will be global. Join our community to cultivate your curiosity, develop meaningful relationships and propel your career.
Strategic Pricing Intern:
Provide analytics support to deliver Strategic Pricing projects to different businesses by supporting the roadmap and implementation timelines
Help implement core processes for business diagnostics, hypothesis development & testing, development of business recommendations, and implementation of core capabilities in Strategic Pricing
Identify income generation opportunities through comprehensive profitability and margin leakage analysis
Collaborate across teams and functions to capture thoughtful and thorough analysis aimed at addressing business needs
Candidates who enjoy this type of role and do well are those who have strong problem-solving skills, and are able to anticipate future business needs. If you have strong analytical skills and able to work with large and complex sets of business data, are skilled in visual analytic tools (Tableau, Power BI, etc.), this could be a great fit. Our interns are results driven and have a pro-active, hands-on perspective, and should be comfortable challenging the status quo in the pursuit of meaningful change.
With comprehensive learning resources at your disposal, you can take your learning in any direction.
As employees, interns receive access to volunteer and community outreach opportunities and paid time off for volunteer activities.
Throughout the internship, interns and co-ops are invited to participate in events that will give exposure to leadership, provide development opportunities, and offer the ability to network with cross-functional interns/co-ops across the U.S.
Internships are typically 12 weeks in duration.
Interns are paid hourly for time worked.
Interns are responsible for transportation to and from work.
No matter who you are or where you are, we have resources to meet your needs. As an intern, you’ll have access to a wide variety of programs to support you and help you thrive. Eligible programs and incentives include:
Paid time off
Mental Health and Wellbeing program
Digital Learning Library
Housing and Relocation Assistance for those that qualify
Your development is our priority. With our outstanding global network, you will establish relationships, acquire mentors, and build your professional contacts. Our program encourages and orchestrates networking opportunities that will benefit you now and in your future career. During the internship, you will also receive consistent support from university recruiting staff, mentors, colleagues, and your supervisor.
Our Vibrant Community:
At Cargill, you will be a part of our vibrant global community with a culture that celebrates diversity. This is a reflection of the clients we serve and generates an intellectually diverse set of employees. Business Resource Groups (BRGs) help us embrace our diversity, make our culture more inclusive and enhance our employees’ outstanding talents and perspectives to benefit our organization and employees.
Our U.S. Business Resource Groups include:
Asian Alliance Network, Cargill Young Professionals Network, Cargill Ability Network (iCAN), Cargill Ebony Council, Group Responsible for Orienting and Welcoming (GROW), Hispanic-Latino Council, Cargill Pride Network, Veterans & Military Support Network, and Cargill Women’s Network.
Office Setting – Wayzata, MN or Wichita, KS
Some travel possible, including international
Right to work in the U.S. that is not based solely on possession of a student visa or a visa sponsored by a third-party employer
Currently pursuing a Bachelor's, Master’s or MBA from an accredited program in Agroeconomics or related field graduating between December 2023 and June 2024
Able to complete a 12-week internship in the summer (May/June - August 2023) and commit to 40 hours per week
Candidates must be geographically flexible and willing to relocate for an internship opportunity anywhere in the U.S.
Proven ability to work optimally with individuals from a diverse set of backgrounds and cultures
Must possess a high degree of initiative and resourcefulness in completing work with limited guidance
Effective verbal and written communication skills
Strong Excel and data validation and visualization skills
Experience working with an international team
Experience with Salesforce.com/CPQ and Statistical Pricing Optimization tools
A minimum of 3 years’ experience in Sales, Pricing, Procurement, Supply Chain, or related field
Risk Management / Trading experience
Working experiences across multiple lines of businesses (internal or external)
Experience using database, BI, and analytical tools
Business proficiency in languages other than English
Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet.
At Cargill, everyone matters and everyone counts. Cargill is committed to creating and sustaining an inclusive and diverse work environment where all employees are treated with dignity and respect. As such and in alignment with our Guiding Principles, Cargill's long-standing equal employment opportunity policy prohibits discrimination and harassment against any employee or applicant based on race, ethnicity, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, disability, pregnancy, genetic information, marital status, family status, citizenship status, veteran status, military status, union affiliation, or any other status protected by law.
Cargill also complies with all applicable national and local laws and regulations pertaining to non-discrimination and employment.
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US Employment Resources: Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet.