Finance Trainee - Industrial Business Partner

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Date: Dec 7, 2023

Location: Chesterfield, MO -Missouri, US, 63017

Company: Bunge

Location : St. Louis MO 

City : Chesterfield 

State : Missouri (US-MO) 

Country : United States (US) 

Requisition Number : 31927 



At Bunge, people don’t just come here to work, they come here to grow – solving challenges that directly impact the world with a diverse and talented team working to make us the most innovative and dynamic company in our industry.  


We offer a strong compensation and benefits package, generous paid time off program, flexible work arrangements, and opportunity to progress.  Our hybrid work environment provides a balance of in office and remote work.  Most importantly, in all we do we live our values: 

•    Act as One Team by fostering inclusion, collaboration, and respect 

•    Drive for Excellence by being agile, innovative, and efficient 

•    Do What's Right by acting safely, ethically, and sustainably 

Program Overview 

Do you want to work for an industry leader? 

Do you have what it takes to be a future leader in the Agri/Food industry? 

Do you want to work in a global team environment? 

Are you motivated to learn with a strong intellectual curiosity? 

Collaborative, team oriented with a focus on achieving results – does this describe you? 


The Bunge Trainee program is an 18-months rotational program through areas of focus to develop knowledge of specific functions.  Focus areas will be determined based on the candidate’s education, experience, and interest. The program entails: 

  • Structured learning goals, combining soft skills training, hands-on projects, and Bunge knowledge.  

  • Comprehensive understanding of our business through assignments with specific goals and deliverables.  

  • Networking opportunities with our leaders. 


Focus Area Overview 

This specific trainee role will be focused on: 

Operational and financial management (including Industrial Costs), tracking, reporting and analysis activities related to Bunge industrial assets. In addition, this position will help efforts for tracking and analyzing benefits from productivity type programs.  

Ensure alignment with commercial, finance, others to generate critical information for optimum business decisions as well as support operations strategy discussions.  

Establish and enhance the performance management of industrial activities to help deliver concrete improvements in P&L. 

Drive automation of industrial reporting for faster visibility (daily), less manual work, less errors/adjustments. 

Ensure standard, compliant and consistent definition and application of where industrial information are recorded and reported. 



  • Bachelor’s degree from a four-year accredited college or university. 


Skills and Experience 

  • 0-1 year of experience; prior internship experience strongly preferred 

  • Must be collaborative, results oriented and possess exceptional critical thinking skills        

  • Exceptional verbal, written and listening communication skills 

  • Analytical problem-solving skills with a high level of curiosity to learn and adapt to changing priorities 

  • Strong excel knowledge desirable 

  • Proficiency in standard PC applications  

  • Willingness to relocate domestically and/or internationally for future growth opportunities 

  • Proficiency in other languages beneficial 

Bunge (NYSE: BG) is a world leader in sourcing, processing and supplying oilseed and grain products and ingredients. Founded in 1818, Bunge’s expansive network feeds and fuels a growing world, creating sustainable products and opportunities for more than 70,000 farmers and the consumers they serve across the globe. The company is headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri and has 25,000 employees worldwide who stand behind more than 350 port terminals, oilseed processing plants, grain facilities, and food and ingredient production and packaging facilities around the world.


Bunge is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, national origin, citizenship, age, disability or military or veteran status, or any other legally protected status.  Bunge is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

Nearest Major Market: St Louis

Job Segment: Sustainable Agriculture, Agricultural, Curriculum, Performance Management, Intern, Agriculture, Education, Human Resources, Entry Level

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