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Animal Nutrition Marketing Intern - Summer 2024

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Job ID 273344 Date posted 08/04/2023 Location : Wayzata, Minnesota

Want to build a stronger, more sustainable future and cultivate your career? Join Cargill's global team of 160,000 employees who use new technologies, dynamic insights and over 157 years of experience to connect farmers with markets, customers with ingredients, and people and animals with the food they need to thrive.

Your Internship

Gain real experience. Learn from the best. See how your work matters.

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.

Animal Nutrition Marketing Internship

As an Animal Nutrition Marketing Intern, you will be responsible for collaborating with your dedicated team on our top brands and offerings in the Cargill Animal Nutrition business to help serve our customers in North America. You will assist in a variety of brand marketing, data insights, and content development projects for the marketing team. In addition, you will be given the opportunity to apply skills and gain an understanding of the organization through several intern events.

Your Work

  • Assist in a variety of brand marketing, data insights, and content development projects
  • Gain immediate hands-on work experience in one of the world's largest privately held companies
  • Participate in orientation, mentoring relationships and other opportunities targeted toward development
  • Network with employees of various levels and in multiple functions within the organization
  • Receive regular feedback on job performance

Our Programming

  • 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 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 across the US

Internship Details

  • Internships are typically 12 weeks in duration
  • Interns are paid hourly for time worked
  • Interns are responsible for transportation to and from work
  • Interns may have the opportunity to travel during their term
  • Interns who demonstrate outstanding performance and a curiosity to learn more may be offered an internship, co-op or full-time position to return the following year

Our Benefits

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 who qualify

Our Network

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.

Job Locations

  • Wayzata, MN
  • Office Setting

Required Qualifications

  • Pursuing a Bachelor's Degree from an accredited program in Marketing, Marketing Communications, Business, Animal Science or related degree, graduating between December 2024 – May 2025
  • Right to work in the United States that is not based solely on possession of a student visa or a visa sponsored by a third-party employer
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively with individuals from a diverse set of backgrounds and cultures
  • All candidates must be geographically flexible and willing to relocate for an internship opportunity to the Minneapolis, MN area
  • Able to complete a 12-week internship in the summer (May/June - August 2024)
  • Must possess a high degree of initiative and resourcefulness in completing work with limited guidance

Preferred Qualifications

  • Overall GPA 3.0 or higher based off of 4.0 scale
  • Experience in agriculture or animal husbandry
  • Experience in digital, social, and content marketing

Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet.

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