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MBA Supply Chain Internship 2023

Location: Modesto, CA, US

Date: Nov 4, 2022

Company: E. & J. Gallo

Why Gallo?

With a global portfolio of over 100 unique wine and spirits brands, we are the largest family-owned winery in the world. Apply Today! Our Brands. Your Future.

Application Deadline: December 20, 2022



Why Gallo?

With a global portfolio of over 100 unique wine and spirits brands like High Noon, Barefoot Wine, New Amsterdam, Orin Swift, La Marca, and Apothic, Gallo is the largest family-owned winery in the world. We’re committed to providing you with opportunities for advancement, competitive compensation, benefits, and a work-life balance that supports your well-being!  


What you will do:

During your 10-week MBA SLDP Supply Chain internship at Gallo, you’ll be responsible for a project with similar responsibilities to those of our full-time employees. These projects will give you exposure to our functional areas and business, while also challenging you to apply your knowledge and expertise to real business problems.  Our interns work on high-impact and highly-visible assignments in Supply Chain.  


internship highlights include:

  • A challenging 10-week project with real deliverables in Supply Chain & Operations  
  • Projects will align with one of the Full Time SLDP Supply Chain rotation areas outlined below 
  • Supportive and fun co-workers in a rapidly growing industry, including 20(+) other elite MBAs 
  • Weekly intern events ranging from executive dinners to excursions in wine country 


Gallo summer internships are a direct pipeline to full time positions in our MBA Strategic Leadership Development Program, which offers challenging assignments tailored around your individual career path.  In this program, you’ll receive immediate responsibility and broad exposure to our growing business.  This is your opportunity to be in the middle of the action – in strategic positions with frequent exposure to company leaders, core businesses, and technologies – where you can quickly make meaningful contributions.    


This flexible program will allow you to develop a robust expertise through functionally specific rotations in Supply Chain, Information Technology, or Finance. Your journey through this program is just the beginning. Through your rotations, you’ll gain an understanding of what areas are a match for your skills and interests. Additionally, employees may elect to do a rotation that allows for cross functional experience in a different area based on individual interests and skill sets. We have identified some possible 12 to 24 month rotations within the areas below, but new opportunities are always emerging.  MBA SLDP participants graduate into management roles, and MBA SLDP alumni are leading groups across the company and across the globe. Apply now to be next!     





about the MBA Strategic leadership development program (SLDP):

The SLDP program is designed to be an accelerated track to develop future leaders of the Supply Chain organization.  Your first role will be in Supply Chain. With the scale of our operations, you will never run out of stimulating and interesting challenges.  Thinking big is a key part of your job, as you manage projects in: 

  • Supply Planning: Drive Strategy for material planning, finished goods inventory, and Sales and Operation Planning 
  • New Products & Development:  Lead cross-functional project teams to bring New Products to market 
  • Customer Service: Balance cost, quality, and service by leading process reengineering projects for our Logistics, Distribution, and Customer Service Teams 
  • Lean Six Sigma: Manage cross-functional teams in strategic initiatives using Lean and Six Sigma methodologies 
  • Quality:  Drive strategic process and system improvements in the Quality Services organization to create transformational change that will better support production, R&D, and food safety requirements 
  • Operations:  Lead diverse teams in production or warehouse environments to drive service, cost, and quality 
  • Sourcing: Align the needs of the marketing and supply chain organizations by leading negotiations with suppliers 



Gallo's corporate offices are in Modesto, California, in the heart of the San Joaquin Valley.  Modesto enjoys sunshine more than three quarters of the year. It’s the perfect place for the outdoor enthusiast. Play a round of golf, go river rafting, or just enjoy one of our many parks.  To the west, you’re only a 90-minute drive from San Francisco and all that the beautiful Bay Area offers. Travel to the east, and you could be skiing the Sierra Nevada or backpacking at Yosemite National Park. There’s always something to do.  For those that choose to live outside the Central Valley, Gallo offers a free shuttle from the East Bay (Oakland and Livermore), so you can sit back and enjoy your commute. 


What You Will Need:

  • Currently enrolled in the first year of an MBA degree program OR a Master’s in Global Management degree program
  • Three years of full-time work experience prior to beginning your MBA/Master’s
  • Strong presentation skills and a proven ability to effectively present information to management groups
  • Superior strategic, creative, and analytical problem-solving skills
  • Proven leadership skills, business acumen, and communications skills


 What will set you apart:

  • Currently enrolled in a first year MBA program with a supply chain/operations concentration
  • Four years of full-time work experience prior to beginning your MBA/Master’s


 Gallo does not sponsor for employment-based visas for this position now or in the future.


Physical demands and work environment:

The physical demands and work environment described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to sit.
  • The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.




Gallo is an Equal Employment opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, traits historically associated with race, including but not limited to, hair texture and protective hairstyles (such as braids, locks, and twists), color, national origin, ancestry, creed, religion, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition as defined by applicable state law (including cancer and predisposing genetic characteristics in California), genetic information, marital status, familial status, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions, sexual orientation (actual or perceived), transgender status, sex stereotyping, age, military or veteran status, domestic violence or sexual assault victim status, or any other basis protected by applicable law. 


We also consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable federal, state and local law. Gallo is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for candidates with disabilities in our recruiting process.
If you need any assistance or accommodations due to a disability, please let us know at 209.341.7000.

Nearest Major Market: Modesto

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