Oct 19, 2019

Manager in Training (MIT)

  • Professional Diversity Network
  • Buffalo, NY, USA
Full-Time Sales

Job Description

Rich Products Corporation

Rich's has been able to pull off something rare in the business world: a culture that successfully blends the latest business practices with family values. That means our associates are able to work for a great company while also benefiting from a work environment that fosters world class professionalism combined with family intimacy. Our benefit offerings are reflective of this unique blend of Life, Work and Family .


Rich's need Leaders Like You. You need a company like Rich'. Here is why...



Take charge of your career by immersing yourself in a 2 year fast-track leadership development program with on the job rotations and a mentor to guide you.

Work for an INNOVATIVE COMPANY with an Entrepreneurial SPIRIT

Born from innovation Rich Products is known around the world as a leading family owned food manufacturing company. Focused on our customers and caring for our associates AND communities like only a family can.

Our brands include but are not limited to: CarvelĀ® ice cream cakes, f'Real milk shakes, FarmRich appetizers and SeaPak seafood! We also carry a full line of products such as toppings & icings, cakes & desserts, cookies and pizza!

So, if you want to OWN YOUR RESULTS by making decisions that matter, CREATE TOMORROW by challenging the status quo and SPEAK UP to share your perspective... then Rich Products would LOVE to hear from you!


The Manager-In-Training (MIT) program is a fast-track leadership development program for entry level management candidates. As an MIT you will be actively involved in an intensive training curriculum that integrates an introduction and general understanding into Rich Products' culture, processes, products, customers and the food manufacturing industry.

An individualized curriculum is developed for you, focusing on the functional competencies and the drive for innovation. You will have a mentor who will provide consistent guidance and coaching during the program.

The program is an 18-24 month development commitment and consists of a combination of corporate orientation and on the job training rotations. Each rotation will build to provide an overall plan to develop innovative and strategic results. Possible rotations will include Marketing, Sales, Supply Chain, Business Process and New Platform Acceleration (NPAT). In addition, you will work closely with your mentor for competency skill development.


  • Graduating Spring of 2020.
  • Preference will be given to an MBA (or Masters equivalent) and will be based on our business disciplines relevant to our Global Food, Innovation and Customer Driven culture with a concentration in business including Sales, Marketing or International Business.
  • Demonstrated leadership in activities on and off campus.
  • Demonstrated ability to absorb information quickly and apply learned concepts into business projects.
  • Demonstrated ability to be assertive, self-driven and flexible.
  • Microsoft Proficiency.
  • One Professor recommendation.
  • Ability to Travel. Some rotations (such as Sales) will require overnight travel - @50%. Some may require a temporary relocation for 1 - 3 months.
  • Preference will be given to those who have experience working/interning in their field of study and/or entrepreneurial experience.
  • Must be eligible to work in the United States without sponsorship

Rich Products Corporation, its subsidiaries and affiliates ("Rich's"), are committed to a policy of Equal Employment Opportunity and will not discriminate against an applicant or employee on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, national origin or ancestry, sex, age, physical or mental disability, veteran or military status, genetic information, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status or any other legally recognized protected basis under federal, state, or local law. The information collected by this application is solely to determine suitability for employment, verify identity, and maintain employment statistics on applicants.

Applicants with disabilities may be entitled to reasonable accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act and certain state or local laws. A reasonable accommodation is a change in the way things are normally done which will ensure an equal employment opportunity without imposing undue hardship on Rich's. Please contact Rich's Human Resources department if you need assistance completing this application or to otherwise participate in the application process.



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