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Mergers and Acquisitions Intern

Date: May 9, 2019

Location: White Plains, NY, US, 10606

Company: Bunge

Bunge Limited (www.bunge.com, NYSE: BG) is a leading global agribusiness and food company operating in over 40 countries with approximately 32,000 employees. Bunge buys, sells, stores and transports oilseeds and grains to serve customers worldwide; processes oilseeds to make protein meal for animal feed; produces edible oil products for consumers and commercial customers in the food processing, industrial and artisanal bakery, confectionery, human nutrition and food service categories; produces sugar and ethanol from sugarcane; mills wheat, corn and rice to make ingredients used by food companies; and sells fertilizer in South America. Founded in 1818, the company is headquartered in White Plains, New York.

Objectives of the position

The main objectives of the intern will include:

 

  • Helping Bunge’s Mergers and Acquisition (M&A) team develop perspectives and strategic insights on opportunities in markets of interest to Bunge, and provide actionable recommendations for Bunge to create value through these opportunities
  • For the more advanced of these opportunities, supporting Bunge’s M&A team on transaction work
  • Developing further best practices for Bunge’s Corporate M&A practice

 

The intern(s) will report to the Senior Director of Corporate M&A, but will work with a broader set of company leaders depending on the project.

 

Positions will be for a 10- to 12-week period starting at a mutually agreed upon date; they will be located in Bunge’s global headquarters in White Plains, New York.

 

 

What we are looking for

To fulfill this objective, we are looking for

  • Individuals with genuine interest in agribusiness and/or food production
  • Team players that can work with business and function leaders to advance projects
  • Analytical talent, comfortable with being a self-starter
    •  Enjoys taking initiative to identify business questions and formulate hypotheses independently
    •  Applies quantitative fact-based analyses to answer those questions and test those hypotheses
    • Intellectual curiosity to drive analysis which can be turned into implementable strategies
  • Good communicators able to translate the insights of their work into clear documents in Word and PowerPoint
  • Globally-minded individuals who are excited about working with a diverse group of people

 

Ideally, candidates have 3+ years of pre-MBA experience in management consulting, accounting, investment banking or related fields. Experience in agribusiness or food industry and foreign language skills are all pluses.

Must be currently pursuing an MBA

 

 

What we offer

Bunge’s teams are small and hierarchically flat. This allows interns to work directly with senior managers and have access to members of the Executive Committee of the company.

 

We see internships as an essential step to identify talent for full-time positions, not only for our global headquarters, but also for our regional offices, making an internship ideal for those interested in a career in agribusiness and/or the food industry.

 

Despite being 200 years old, Bunge is constantly re-evaluating how to both grow profitably and improve organizationally. This offers a wide variety of projects for interns to choose from depending on their individual interests.

 

Our flat hierarchy and variety of ways for interns to impact the strategy of our company make an internship at Bunge an ideal career development opportunity.  

 

 

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, 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: White Plains
Nearest Secondary Market: New York City

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