Named a Glassdoor "Best Places to Work" four years in row, we couldn't be prouder of our company culture. As the largest family-owned winery in the world with over 100+ unique wine and spirits brands, our products are synonymous with life's special occasions. Come celebrate with us!
Your Talent & Gallo | A Perfect Pairing
What You Will Do
Exciting, challenging, and rewarding—these are some of the characteristics of a career opportunity at E. & J. Gallo Winery for marketing professionals with the aptitude and passion for consumer marketing. Our success is driven by a disciplined focus on identifying consumer needs and marketing a wide array of wines and spirits to address them. In your Gallo marketing career, you’ll be given the opportunity to quickly learn, contribute, and advance in our organization, with rotations through different roles within brand marketing and commerce marketing.
As a MBA Marketing Intern, you will be responsible for two projects – one large, strategic project for a specific brand or set of brands and one group project focused on new-item innovation. Both projects will include analytical, strategic, creative, and cross-functional elements. Interns will work with cross-functional team members in areas such as finance, packaging, consumer research, public relations, supply chain, and creative services.
Before starting as a Gallo MBA intern, you will be placed in a brand marketing role or a commerce marketing role. Examples of brand marketing strategic projects include: new product pipeline innovation, consumer acquisition opportunities, category expansion, or loyalty programs. Examples of commerce marketing internship projects include: developing insight-driven channel strategies, building breakthrough programming to drive brand awareness, conversion, branded trial or creating portfolio programs based on consumer insights or how the Gallo brand should be represented to different trade communities.
MBA Marketing Interns will act as integral members of the brand and commerce teams to directly impact marketing strategy, innovation and execution. The MBA Marketing Internship is a 10-week summer position with similar responsibilities to a full-time Associate Brand Manager role or a full-time Associate Commerce Marketing Manager position.
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 has to offer. Travel to the east, and you could be skiing the Sierra Nevada or backpacking at Yosemite National Park. There’s always something to do.
Some employees choose to live in the East Bay suburbs of San Francisco (and a few even decide to live in the city). Gallo offers a free shuttle from the East Bay (Dublin, Pleasanton, Oakland) Monday-Thursday, while many work from home on Fridays. The shuttle has Wi-Fi, so you can sit back and enjoy your commute.
WHAT YOU WILL NEED
Currently enrolled in an MBA program.
3 years of full-time work experience prior to beginning your MBA is required.
Proven leadership skills, a passion for consumer marketing, and interest in the wine business.
Strong collaboration and teamwork skills.
Superior strategic, creative, and analytical problem-solving abilities.
Excellent oral and written communication skills.
Strong presentation skills and a proven ability to effectively present information to management groups is required.
High school diploma or State-issued equivalency certificate and a Bachelor's degree is required.
WHAT WILL SET YOU APART
Currently enrolled in an MBA program with a Marketing concentration or MBA coursework in Marketing.
Four years of full-time work experience prior to beginning your MBA is required.
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 does not sponsor for employment based visas for this position now or in the future.
How to Apply
ALL candidates who wish to be considered need to complete our company application.
Now is a great time to join E. & J. Gallo Winery. Not only has our company earned the distinction of being the largest Winery in the world, but we have remained family owned and operated for over 80 years. Recently recognized by Glassdoor as one of the “Top 50 Best Places to Work”, we couldn’t be prouder of our employees. As a wine and spirits company with over 100 brands, the heart of our success story is our people. If you aspire to work in a dynamic industry expected to double in the next ten years, you’ll love what Gallo offers.
The Gallo portfolio is comprised of more than 100 unique brands, including Barefoot Cellars, Gallo Family Vineyards and The Naked Grape. Premium offerings include Apothic, Carnivor, Columbia Winery, Edna Valley Vineyard, Gallo Signature Series, J Vineyards & Winery, Louis M. Martini, MacMurray Estate Vineyards and William Hill Estate, along with highly regarded imports, such as Alamos, Allegrini, Brancaia, La Marca, Martín Códax, Pieropan and Whitehaven. Award-winning spirits include New Amsterdam Vodka and Gin.