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Supply Chain Trainee

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Date: Jan 15, 2022

Location: Chesterfield, MO -Missouri, US, 63017

Company: Bunge

Bunge, a global leader in agribusiness, food and ingredients, is hiring entry level candidates for our Career Development Program.  We are seeking self-motivated, collaborative, results oriented individuals with strong critical thinking and communication skills interested in learning how Bunge connects farmers and consumers around the world. The program is designed to introduce you to the various value chains across Bunge.  During the program, you will receive cross functional exposure to a number of operations and processes while performing supply chain, logistics and/or operational functions. You will have the opportunity to develop the skills and knowledge needed for a solid foundation in supply chain and/or operational career paths at Bunge. Candidates must be willing to relocate for career development and growth opportunities.  Position requires a Bachelor’s degree from a four year accredited college or university and a desire to build a career in supply chain and/or operations.  The duration of the program will be driven by your performance and Bunge’s business demands.


Essential Functions:
• Participate in the day to day operation at assigned Bunge location, promoting and abiding by Bunge’s zero incident and injury safety culture

• Communicate effectively with Bunge internal and external customers  

• Gain fundamental knowledge of Integrated Supply Chain functions including production planning & scheduling, logistics execution, plant capacity planning & balancing, and customer order execution   

• Develop a thorough understanding of processing plant, packaging, and warehouse operations

• Work effectively in a team setting to collaborate, develop strategy and problem-solve

• Assist in managing customer relationships, contracts, logistics, data analytics, and other related activities

• Complete special project requests, as assigned

• Demonstrate level of comprehension by responding to verbal or written inquiries from supervisors, mentors, or other team members

• Travel to other Bunge locations and/or events for instructional purposes 


Skills/Experience Requirements:
•Bachelor’s degree from a four year accredited college or university; Supply Chain, Industrial Engineering or Production/Industrial Management degrees preferred
•Must be collaborative, results oriented and possess strong critical thinking skills
•Ability to adjust to multiple demands, shifting priorities, ambiguity, adversity, and constant change
•Exceptional verbal and written communication skills
•Analytical problem solving skills
•Proficiency in standard PC applications
•Standard work hours 8 AM - 5 PM subject to adjustment as required by assignment
•Willingness to relocate for future growth opportunities is required


In order to protect all employees and maintain a safe working environment, Bunge requires employees in U.S. offices to be fully vaccinated.  Anyone unable or unwilling to be vaccinated will be required to participate in weekly testing and follow strict safety protocols while in the office.

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

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