Cargill Account Manager Intern 2018 in United States

Account Manager Intern 2018

Cargill provides food, agriculture, financial and industrial products and services to the world. Together with farmers, customers, governments and communities, we help people thrive by applying our insights and over 150 years of experience. We have 150,000 employees in 70 countries who are committed to feeding the world in a responsible way, reducing environmental impact and improving the communities where we live and work.


As a Swine Account Manager Associate Intern you will gain hands-on experience and see what working at Cargill is really like. Our internship will give you a first-hand look at the challenges and opportunities of our business and work closely with our Key Account Managers and Technical Team. You will be exposed to many facets of our Cargill Premix and Nutrition business, the work flow, and given a chance to demonstrate the skills learned during your internship.

Internship Programming:

  • Cargill offers both housing assistance and relocation reimbursement to interns who qualify (based on mileage)

  • Internships are paid and are at least 12 weeks in duration

  • Day–to-day transportation to and from work is the responsibility of the intern

  • Attend Intern Forum, an event held at Cargill headquarters in Minneapolis, MN, designed to give exposure to leadership and cross-functional interns from across the U.S

  • Interns who demonstrate exceptional performance and a curiosity to learn more may be offered a full-time position for the following year

Job Locations:

  • Based from current residence but traveling 90% of the time


Required Qualifications:

  • Pursuing a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited program in Animal Science graduating between December 2018 and May 2019

  • Minimum GPA of >3.0

  • 1 Year Swine industry experience and general knowledge

  • Proven leader, self-starter, and strong analytical and conceptual skills

  • Right to work in the U.S. that is not solely based on possession of a student visa or visa sponsored by a third party employer

  • A valid driver’s license and the ability to operate a motor vehicle

  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively with individuals from diverse backgrounds and cultures

  • All candidates must be geographically flexible and willing to relocate for an internship opportunity anywhere in the U.S.

  • Able to complete a 12-week internship in the summer (May/June - August 2018)

  • Must possess a high degree of initiative and resourcefulness in completing work with limited guidance

  • Must be able to complete essential functions of this job as outlined in the job description with reasonable accommodations

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 2-3 years Swine industry experience

  • Strong communication skills both verbal and written

Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet.

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Primary Location United States

Req ID: UNI05393