Crude Supply & Trading Intern (On-going)

Are you ready to join the world?s largest independent refiner? Valero is on the search for energetic and motivated students to join the Valero Intern Program. The internship program has an opening for a Crude Supply & Trading Intern who is ready for new and exciting challenges in a fast-paced environment.
The Intern may assist with tracking movements in SAP along with all related costs across all delivery methods, maintain inventory positions in the system or by spreadsheet to assist with determining current refinery operations, and support supply and market condition analysis.
Major Accountabilities:
Assists Schedulers with creating and documenting product movements in SAP/TSW via barge, pipeline, truck, ship, or rail and ensure correct type, quantity, and timing of the load/unload activity.
Communicates clearly with traders, refinery personnel, wholesale, terminal operators, and logistics operators to develop a schedule.
Assists with inventory positions that balance the existing market conditions, wholesale forecasts, production schedules, and logistics constraints to keep terminals adequately supplied and refineries balanced.
Evaluates secondary costs to move product in the most cost efficient manner.
Accrues and tracks secondary costs accurately and in a timely manner in SAP.
Analyzes the impact scheduling has on an isolated part of operations and recommend improvements to scheduling processes within supply chain.
This position is hourly nonexempt status, which means you are eligible for overtime pay.
Currently pursuing a bachelor's degree (or higher) in Accounting, Business, Finance or related field required.
Overall GPA of 3.0 (or higher) on a 4.0 scale preferred.
Obtained at least 60 credit hours by the start of internship required.
Graduation dates of December 2019 through May 2021 required.
Able to work 20-25 hours per week during the Fall/Spring semesters required.
Able to work 40 hours per week during the Summer required.
This is an on-going internship and will continue a minimum of one year.
Candidate required to live within commuting distance to San Antonio, TX.
Excellent oral and written communication skills preferred.
Knowledge and proficiency in MS Excel and SAP is preferred.
Initiative and well developed organizational skills preferred.
Ability to work effectively under stress of deadlines and volume of work which may change from day to day required.
About the Valero Intern Program
Come and be a part of an engaging, fast-paced and meaningful internship! Valero?s Intern Program gives students a chance to turn their knowledge into hands-on experience. Students will have the opportunity to learn from the industry?s best through a formal mentor program, as they take on real-world projects. As a Valero Intern, you will be invited to visit Valero?s Headquarters for the annual Intern Symposium. Symposium is a three-day conference full of guest speakers, professional development sessions, and fun-filled events. The Valero Intern Program is more than a line item on your resume ? it will prepare you for your future career.
About Valero
Valero Energy Corporation, through its subsidiaries, is an international manufacturer and marketer of transportation fuels and other petrochemical products. Valero, a Fortune 50 company based in San Antonio, Texas, with approximately 10,000 employees, is an independent petroleum refiner and ethanol producer, and its assets include 15 petroleum refineries with a combined throughput capacity of approximately 3.1 million barrels per day and 11 ethanol plants with a combined production capacity of approximately 1.45 billion gallons per year. The petroleum refineries are located in the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom, and the ethanol plants are in the Mid-Continent region of the U.S. In addition, Valero owns the 2 percent general partner interest and a majority limited partner interest in Valero Energy Partners LP, a midstream master limited partnership. Valero sells its products in both the wholesale rack and bulk markets, and approximately 7,400 outlets carry Valero's brand names in the U.S., Canada, the U.K. and Ireland.
Valero's employees are the heart of its success, and there is a reason why the company is an employer of choice in the fuels manufacturing and marketing industry. It?s not just the excellent benefits package, or the opportunities for personal growth, it?s also the caring and committed culture of the organization that makes everyone feel like they?re truly part of a team.
Valero is an EEO/AA Employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to legally protected status including sexual orientation, gender identity, Women, Minorities, Individuals with Disabilities and protected Veterans.
Job: Intern
Primary Location: United States
Req ID: 18001GJ

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