Product Business Management Intern

  • Location: US - Watsonville, California
  • Job Family: Administration
  • Time Type: Full time
  • Job Requisition ID: R0005289
  • Experience Years: 0-3 Years of Experience
  • Employee Type: Intern

About the Opportunity

The Product Business Management Internship is an opportunity to support the supply and demand alignment of fresh berries, through alignment with Driscoll’s customers and berry growers. The Product Business Intern will be an active participant within the teams that bring strawberries, raspberries, blackberries, and blueberries to market; ensuring fruit supplies are effectively managed and sold in a manner that provides optimal service to our customers while generating profitable returns. Activities will include supporting daily execution of the business through communication and coordination with the Sales, Supply Chain, Production, and Growers. This may include berry business score carding, reporting and metric development, as well as process and platform development and launch.


  • Support Product Business Managers on execution of weekly supply and demand alignment.  
  • Collect and report daily and weekly commodity pricing to internal and external stakeholders.
  • Provide scorecards, reporting, and analysis related to price and volume of all sales products.
  • Support standardization of sales and grower reports for the PBM team.
  • Complete and present capstone project and related to the berry business.
  • Leverage Tableau, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Powerpoint, and Anaplan tools.
  • Communicate cross functionally to sales, supply chain, and production teams.
  • Collect meeting notes and communicate next steps on internal projects.
  • Job shadow across departments to gain a deeper understanding of the berry business.
  • Represent Driscoll's in an ethical and business-like manner in all interactions with growers, co-workers, suppliers, customers, and the business community at large.

Candidate Profile


  • Be currently enrolled in a 4-year college or university.
  • Strong organizational and planning skills. 
  • Strong communication skills, both orally and written.
  • Ability to be adaptable and flexible in a fast paced continuously changing environment.
  • Some experience in utilizing information technologies, which include Microsoft Word & Excel
  • Dependable and Reliable with solid interpersonal relations skill set. 
  • Willingness to learn.
  • Be attentive to details and have high observation skills.

Preferred (other) Qualifications

  • Demonstrate ability to make competent recommendations in a fast-paced environment, showing initiative as both an independent and a team contributor.
  • Demonstrate ability to effectively lead cross-functional teams towards reaching common goals.
  • Preference for strong leadership skills and compelling communication style.
  • Ability to critically analyze information using multiple data sources.
  • California driver’s license.

The following information is provided in good faith as a general description of the salary range and benefits for the position posted.  The actual compensation offered to the successful candidate is dependent upon experience, skills, education, work location, internal pay equity, and other objective job-related factors. 

The hourly range estimated for this internship is: Freshman to recent grad: $18-$22/Master to PhD: $26-$40

About Driscolls

Driscoll's is the global market leader for fresh strawberries, blueberries, raspberries and blackberries. With more than 100 years of farming heritage and hundreds of independent growers around the world, Driscoll's is passionate about growing fresh, beautiful and delicious berries. Our values of humility, passion and trustworthiness have guided our mission to delight consumers around the world.

Driscoll's exclusive patented berry varieties are developed through years of research using only natural breeding methods – meaning, no GMOs. From farm-to-table, we focus on delivering a high quality, premium berry experience with our many supply chain partners.

Driscoll's is the trusted brand for Only the Finest Berries™.

Driscoll's es el proveedor líder en la comercialización de Fresas, Frambuesas, Zarzamoras y Arándanos Azules en el mundo. Con más de 100 años de herencia en agricultura y cientos de productores independiente alrededor del mundo, Driscoll's es una compañía apasionada por cultivar Berries frescas, hermosas y deliciosas. Nuestros valores de humildad, pasión y confianza han guiado nuestra misión de deleitar a los consumidores en el mundo.

Las variedades exclusivas de Driscoll's han sido desarrolladas a través de años de investigación usando sólo métodos de mejoramiento natural. De la granja a la mesa, nos enfocamos en ofrecer una experiencia de alta calidad con apoyo de nuestros socios de la cadena de suministro.

Driscoll's es la marca de confianza de sólo las mejores Berries.