Commercial (Trading) Traineeship Program at ADM

Expires in 13 days

At ADM, we unlock the power of nature to provide access to nutrition worldwide. With industry-advancing innovations, a complete portfolio of ingredients and solutions to meet any taste, and a commitment to sustainability, we give customers an edge in solving the nutritional challenges of today and tomorrow. We’re a global leader in human and animal nutrition and the world’s premier agricultural origination and processing company. Our breadth, depth, insights, facilities and logistical expertise give us unparalleled capabilities to meet needs for food, beverages, health and wellness, and more. From the seed of the idea to the outcome of the solution, we enrich the quality of life the world over.

Program Overview:

This elite two-year traineeship is meticulously designed to cultivate the next generation of leaders in agricultural commodity trading, transportation, and processing. With ADM, you will navigate the complexities of the global markets and contribute to the sustenance of the world.

First Year: Immerse yourself in the foundational elements of agricultural commodity markets, engaging in hands-on roles within our dynamic European operations. Gain practical experience in trading, transportation, and processing, setting the stage for advanced learning.

Second Year: Elevate your expertise with greater autonomy and direct market engagement, facilitated by a strategic relocation within Europe. This phase is crafted to deepen your market acumen and enhance your decision-making capabilities.

Learning Pathway: The program is anchored in a robust learning plan, harmonizing essential business skills with personal growth objectives. Participants benefit from the mentorship of experienced professionals from our Trading team, offering guidance and insights to nurture your development.

Key Learning Areas:

  • Contract Law
  • Advanced Logistics
  • Strategic Contract Execution
  • Comprehensive Risk Management
  • Financial Analysis in Trading Decisions

Mentorship: Dedicated mentors from our esteemed Trading team will support you throughout the program, providing invaluable insights and fostering professional growth.

Career Prospects: Graduates of the ADM Commercial Trainee Program are poised for success, ready to assume pivotal trading roles or advance towards commercial management positions. This program is your stepping stone to a flourishing career in the agricultural commodity sector.

What will make you successful:

  • Master’s or bachelor's degree, preferably in an Economics, Business or Agricultural discipline
  • Strong interest in Agri-commodity trading business
  • Strong drive for success, great analytical skills, you are self-motivated, results-oriented and you always strive for continuous improvement
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills in English, additional languages are beneficial
  • Willing to travel and/or to relocate within Europe
  • A valid EU work permit

What you will get:

  • A unique experience in the Commercial field, at different European locations across ADM business units.
  • Hands-on exposure and real responsibility for commercial, risk management and/or logistical decisions across multiple commodity markets in line with ADM's European asset footprint
  • Local and global market exposure
  • Meaningful projects to contribute to the global trading challenges of today and tomorrow
  • A high level of personal responsibility in a modern work environment
  • Excellent career opportunities in a world-leading agriculture company

Join Us: If you are eager to tackle global nutritional challenges and aspire to excel in the agricultural commodity trading industry, ADM offers the perfect platform for your ambitions. We invite you to apply for the ADM Commercial (Trading) Traineeship Program and take the first step towards a rewarding career.

We are proud to be an equal-opportunity workplace and value diversity at our company. If you feel that this is a job for you, unlock your potential and Apply Now!

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