The Hershey Company Intern Corporate Strategy Su2018 in Hershey, Pennsylvania

Location: Hershey, PA

  • Corporate Strategy Intern*

The Hershey Company is seeking to fill an intern position within our Corporate Strategy team in our Growth organization.

This is flexible up to 40 hours / week from Mid-May to August 2018. Performance will be calibrated throughout the assignment, and successful interns will be considered for full time employment after completion of their college degree.

A description of the anticipated work assignments is as follows:

_ Strategy_

The intern will gain valuable experience and insights into the Corporate FP&A environment of a Fortune 500 company through:

  • Support of the corporate strategic planning process

o Synthesize, evaluate, and pressure-test region plans

  • Execution of process optimization and enhancements in strategic planning activities

o Develop analyses and reporting enhancements to be used in presentation materials

  • Support critical strategic projects, including but not limited to market entry strategy, competitive analysis, and portfolio strategy

  • Completion of ad-hoc strategy and analytics projects

o Scenario analysis, sensitivity analysis and other analyses

o Assist with projects evaluating strategic growth initiatives

o Assist with creation of reports, materials and decks for presentations to senior level leadership

  • Other duties as assigned

/ The successful candidate will exhibit / possess:/

  • Strong communication, critical thinking, analytical prowess, and organizational skills

• Demonstrated leadership and academic achievement in student and extracurricular activities

• High level of integrity

• Business and interpersonal maturity

• Attention to detail

• Adaptability

• Customer service orientation

• Proficiency with Microsoft Office products: Excel, PowerPoint, Access and Word

/ Minimum Education Requirements:/

  • Currently enrolled in an undergraduate degree program

  • Preference will be given to students with a GPA of 3.2 or higher

/ Additional Requirements:/

  • Reliable transportation to and from work, and ability to commute to or relocate to Hershey, PA for the duration of the assignment

The Hershey Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The policy of The Hershey Company is to extend opportunities to qualified applicants and employees on an equal basis regardless of an individual's race, color, gender, age, national origin, religion, citizenship status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, transgender status, physical or mental disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, pregnancy, or any other categories protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.

The Hershey Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veterans