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Agribusiness Investment & Technical Support Consultant

AGD Consulting is a veteran-owned, strategic advisory firm servicing the global food and agriculture investment and technology sectors. Our team works with a broad spectrum of investors, managers and producers to help provide access to international agriculture and capital through an efficient and professional process.

Position Summary
AGD Consulting is looking for ambitious, well-spoken, and creative undergraduate students who are passionate about farmland, agribusiness, agtech and agricultural investing and looking to enter a career in consulting, research, or investment. Approximately 20 hours per week time commitment.

1.   Research/Content Creation: Contribute thoughtfully in the areas of private equity (food, agtech, agribusiness), international agriculture (Latin America, Australia, Africa, Canada, and the US), and agribusiness market assessment and competitive positioning
2.   Evaluation: Review and comment on proprietary deal flow, organize and analyze data, and conduct in-depth due diligence on prospective investments and operating partners
3.   Identify: Promising investment opportunities through sector and/or regional landscape research and relationship building

- Relevant undergraduate degree in business, finance, economics or natural resources (including agriculture and forestry)
- Excellent oral and written communication skills. Presentation of previous written work required for consideration
- On-farm experience ideal, but not required
- Unwavering standard of personal and professional ethics and integrity. Intern will be dealing with confidentially sensitive clients and projects.
- Strong work ethic
- Detail oriented and organized
- Quick learner

Remote (some potential travel)

Value Proposition
  • Gain direct exposure to the consulting process, including: marketing, project and deal sourcing, due diligence and analysis, white paper/content research, materials generation and presentation of deliverables
  • Learn and refine your financial, technical and agronomic writing and communications skills in a lean, fast-moving team with real, meaningful projects
  • Have the opportunity to put your name on a final work product with publications such as Global AgInvesting, Agri Investor, AgFunder, and New Ag International.
- Specific topics could include how agricultural investments fit into a private equity portfolio or investing in international agribusiness
  • Build and maintain direct industry relationships from founders, business leaders, entrepreneurs and market leaders
  • Potential full-time position