Sales Intern, NK Seeds

Sales Intern, NK Seeds


About the role 

At Syngenta, we are working to build the most collaborative and trusted team in agriculture that provides leading seeds and crop protection innovations to enhance the prosperity of farmers. As a Seed Sales Intern, you will participate in a curriculum-based, integrated learning opportunity that prepares you to be a leader in territory sales in the agriculture industry.

Location: Flexible location within the United States (Iowa, Indiana, Illinois, Wisconsin, Michigan, Ohio, North Dakota, South Dakota, North Dakota, Minnesota, Colorado, Nebraska, Kansas, Missouri, East Coast, and Southern US)

What will you do as a Seed Sales Intern? 

  • Work on an identified project within your territory aligned with Sales District needs and objectives supported by the District Manager and an assigned mentor.
  • Develop a general understanding of product and relevant technical knowledge including the ability to make proper use recommendations
  • Interact and support retail customer relationships in a defined geography
  • Identify and analyze customer needs to share with the sales management and marketing organization
  • Provide market intelligence and territory opportunity information when identified.
  • Interact with retail channel partners including presentation of products information and promotional materials
  • Manage within budget guidance, accurately report expenses, operate and maintain company vehicle in compliance with policy, track customer interactions, and submit weekly activity reports.

 

Qualifications

 

Experience required:

  • Requires a High School Diploma or equivalent and student must be pursuing a bachelor’s or advanced degree in an applicable discipline, with a graduation date on or after August 15, 2023
  • A valid driver’s license and acceptable moving violations record
  • Ability to lead, be self-directed and to work as part of a team

What gives you an advantage? 

  • First-hand knowledge of farming is a definite asset
  • Knowledge of agronomics, general cropping practices, agricultural technology and trends and requirements for pest control
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills including strong interpersonal skills
  • Ability to lead, be self-directed and to work as part of a team

What’s in it for you? 

  • Competitive wages with performance-based bonus potential
  • Company vehicle
  • Professional and personal development
  • An understanding of career opportunities available at Syngenta that relate to your passion
  • Skills, experience, and a professional network to further your career

 

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Posted on

December 2, 2022