General Mills Inc U.S. Retail Operation Sales - Intern Business Management Associate in Minneapolis, Minnesota
Food.Purpose.You. We serve the world by making food people love. As one of the world's leading food companies, General Mills believes that food should make us better. Food brings us joy and nourishes our lives, connecting us to each other and the earth. General Mills operates in more than 100 countries and markets more than 100 consumer brands, including Cheerios, H agen-Dazs, Nature Valley, Betty Crocker, Pillsbury, Old El Paso, Yoplait and more. Headquartered in Minneapolis, General Mills had global net sales of US$16.6 billion during fiscal 2016. We seek out the best talent, provide them with rich development resources, support, and the chance to lead something big. Choosing a career with General Mills means joining a company where you can make a difference in the lives of millions of people. There is tremendous opportunity here for individuals who are leaders, innovators, and want to be part of a company that serves the world by making food people love. EOE/Minorities/Females/Vets/Disabilities A summer intern experience as a General Mills Sales Business Management Associate is a 10 week hands on experience at one of our six region/corporate field sales offices. This internship will provide you with actual real world career experiences. We will position you to succeed with training, exposure to the business; balanced social/community focused activities to provide you with multiple individual feedback sessions for your professional development and continued personal growth. The real-world projects you will actively engage in are designed to provide you exposure to our business and will include: business development analysis of key market factors, hands-on experience selling/consulting with account headquarters, investigating new business opportunities and evaluating execution strategy effectiveness. You will close out your internship at our World Headquarters where you will join all the sales interns from around the country and have the opportunity to present your key learning's to our senior leadership team. Qualifications * Preferred 3.2 cumulative GPA or above * Open to all majors (preference is with Business and Arts & Letters) * Demonstrated leadership experience and ability to work in teams * Interest in sales and sales management * Well-developed communication and interpersonal skills * Strong analytical and problem solving skills * Permanent US work status * Must have a valid driver's license and satisfactory driving record * Strong strategy and analytical problem solving, communication and interpersonal skills * Mobility and flexibility (willingness to relocate) to our World Headquarters in Minneapolis, MN * OR one of our six field business centers: * Cincinnati (Mason), Ohio * Minneapolis (Plymouth) MN * Philadelphia (Dresher), Pennsylvania * Phoenix (Scottsdale), Arizona * Rogers (Bentonville), Arkansas * Tampa, Florida Other details * Monthly salary of $3,500 (10 weeks June 4th - Aug 9th, 2018) * Potential full-time Business Management Associate position offer at end of the internship to begin in either Jan or July after graduation * If needed: * Relocation assistance (if eligible) * Furnished apartment with rental assistance Are you ready to be a part of one of the premier consumer foods companies in the world? Employer's Job# 7588498 Please visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOE statement.