2023 Summer Intern: Value Chain Finance
Rabobank Wholesale Banking North America is a premier corporate and investment bank to the food, agribusiness, commodities and renewable energy industries, providing sector expertise, strategic advisory and tailored financial solutions to our clients. We thrive on building long-term relationships with clients and stakeholders in the fastest-growing food and agribusiness region of the world.
Internship Overview Statement
Rabobank’s internship program is designed to provide a mutually beneficial relationship and growth opportunity for Rabobank and collegiate students. This experiential learning opportunity provides practical application and skills development in a professional environment and is aligned with Rabobank’s commitment to recruit top talent in the communities we serve. While employed as a summer intern, students will have the opportunity to prove their ability to learn and demonstrate key skills that will make them successful at Rabobank. To aid in this endeavour, students will be matched with a mentor and provided the necessary professional development opportunities to achieve their goals. The internship will be full time, 10 week, paid program.
Value Chain Finance is a product group within Rabobank’s wholesale advisory services with a global mandate to focus on receivable purchase/finance/discounting, inventory finance, portfolio finance, ABL, certain ABS and supplier finance. VCF provides an integrated offering of these products to corporate clients of Rabobank. The VCF business ambition is to increase scale and standardization of these product offerings where possible with a clear focus on growing the portfolio.
Key Responsibilities and Accountabilities:
The VCFNA intern will have the opportunity to learn a tremendous amount while supporting both the Origination & Execution and Portfolio Management functions of the team.
Intern activity will include:
Structuring, execution of VCF’s product suite including receivables financings, securitizations ABLs, structured inventory and Supplier Finance.
Maintaining VCF pipeline reports and other business line reports (for pitches, portfolio reviews or internal projects) in conjunction with senior team members and transaction management
Being a reliable resource to senior team members in an effort to contribute to the team’s overall success
Complete all mandatory training within a timely basis, as instructed.
Comply with code of conduct & Bank policies/procedures.
Actively identify incidents outside of established policies & procedures and report to management immediately.
Familiar with & comply with laws, regulations, and internal policies & procedures that are applicable to required job duties.
Understand & comply with all RAF & Rabobank anti-money laundering (AML), compliance, and all other applicable laws, including, but not limited to, the completion of all required AML & Sanctions training.
CULTURE & VALUES
Actively & consistently demonstrate Rabobank cultural practices.
Job Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
We strive in a deal driven environment, while balancing tight deadlines with a necessary detailed way of working. We are looking for ambitious and hardworking university students to work with us for the Summer.
Required skills and experience:
Strong record of academic achievement combined with extra-curricular interests;
Exceptional analytical and quantitative problem-solving skills;
Excellent verbal and writing skills;
Solid work ethic and high level of self-motivation;
Strong team player.
Candidacy for current juniors seeking an undergraduate degree in finance or related studies and/or familiarity with finance
Strong undergraduate record (strong GPA)
Target Hiring Range:
This position is subject to the terms of Rabobank’s compensation plans and policies. It is anticipated that the position will pay within the target hiring range. The range is reflective of the desired primary physical work location and may be adjusted outside of the projected range based on geographical differentiation if the actual work location of the hired candidate differs from the desired primary location, or for other lawful reasons. Further, the position includes all other benefits provided to Rabobank employees, including healthcare benefits, 401k matching, vacation, sick leave, parental leave, possible discretionary bonuses and all other benefits that are all governed by and subject to ERISA plan documents and eligibility.
Rabo provides equal opportunity in employment to all employees and applicants and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, ancestry, alienage or citizenship status, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity gender expression, marital status, genetic information, medical condition, physical or mental disability, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical condition, military service or veteran status, victims of domestic violence, or any other basis protected by applicable law. Rabo also prohibits harassment of any individuals on any of the bases listed above.
At Rabobank, we strive to grow a better world together. In order to achieve that, we have to have the right people in the right jobs. Are you ready to join our team?