Analyst- Summer Intern
Join an innovative company that serves the sustainable food and agriculture sector. Mercaris provides rigorous data and analytics, and a cash market trading platform for agricultural commodities that are organic, non-GMO, or are otherwise identity-preserved (IP). We create new information and procurement tools for the agricultural supply chain, from farm to retail, and we’re looking for a talented, mission-oriented intern to join us.
The Analyst- Intern will be responsible for assisting with a wide range of data product development, conducting qualitative and quantitative research for specific initiatives related to our current work and product expansion, and interacting with current customers and even potential customers. A typical week might include analyzing price & volume data from our national grain survey, researching new agricultural commodity markets, conducting research for special consulting projects, and making calls to grain handling facilities to better understand the work they are doing and to help build out our interactive handling facility tool. As an intern, your ideas and work will have a direct impact on the company’s success. Specific tasks will include:
Salary & Benefits: Interns will be paid an hourly rate of $15/hour, for up to 40 hours per week of work. Standard internships last 10 weeks, but timing can be flexible depending on the successful candidate’s needs.
Location: Silver Spring, MD (DC Metro area).
Apply: Send resume and cover letter to [email protected] Applications will be considered on a rolling basis through the application deadline.