Ingredient Merchandiser

Ingredient Merchandiser – Paid Internship

Balance4ward is seeking an Ingredient Merchandiser Intern for the Summer of 2024.

As a Balance4ward Ingredient Merchandiser intern, you will get a great experience learning the basics of buying and selling multiple feed ingredient products. You will learn how to coordinate logistics and will witness how to build client and carrier relationships. You will have the exposure of how we manage our daily positions and maximize supplier relationships.

Location – On-Site: Omaha, NE

Housing: Balance4ward will assist in locating housing for the duration of the summer within drivable distance of the Omaha office location.  Intern will be responsible for up to $200 of living expenses per month plus any extra utilities.  If a home address is within drivable distance, the intern may commute.

What You’ll Learn:

  • Trading multiple commodity markets
  • Supporting and inspiring others to work toward the company’s vision
  • Identifying and communicating arbitrage opportunities
  • Delivering high levels of customer service
  • Building and maintaining client and carrier relationships
  • Managing daily positions.
  • Contract management


  • Fosters strong relationships and establishes trust quickly
  • Demonstrates strong leadership ability
  • Possesses strategic thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Exhibits a strong work ethic and commitment to excellence

Self-directed and capable of working independently


If interested, please fill out the Career Application Form here. 


Posted on

August 23, 2023