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Louis Dreyfus Uganda Jobs 2021 – Young Professional Program

Job Title: Young Professional Program – Louis Dreyfus Uganda Jobs 2021

Organization: Louis Dreyfus Uganda

Duty Station: Kampala



Louis Dreyfus Uganda Profile

Louis Dreyfus Company B.V. (LDC), also called the Louis-Dreyfus Group, is a global merchant firm that is involved in agriculture, food processing, international shipping, and finance. The company owns and manages hedge funds, ocean vessels, develops and operates telecommunications infrastructures, and it is also involved in real estate development, management and ownership. It is one of the “ABCD” quartet of companies – alongside Archer Daniels Midland, Bunge and Cargill – that dominates world agricultural commodity trading.



Job Profile

Louis Dreyfus Company Uganda Limited is seeking to recruit an all rounded individual for Young Professional program.

  • Trading
  • Support functions (Execution/Operations/Logistics)



Roles and Responsibilities:

Along with the below listed responsibilities, the employee should conduct any other business related to the function as required by his supervisor.

  • Over a period of one year, the Young professional will be exposed to the fundamental components of the Local commodities industry and will gain substantial experience in the varied world of commodity trading and their specific career areas.
  • The Program is designed to provide a strong basis for a role within the business as well as identify and develop people who have the desire to become active players in the company, across all functions. The Program combines classroom style instruction and on the job learning.



Minimum Qualifications


This program is open to final year undergraduates and graduates with no more than 2-3 years of work experience

An internship within a similar field would be a strong advantage

Candidates must be a legally authorized to work in the country of employment.


Highly motivated with a strong sense of initiative

International mind-set

Willing to travel and to relocate within the East Africa Region

Computer literate

Hands-on, business orientated with an operational approach

Ability to negotiate and to take decisions

Maturity, professionalism, humility, entrepreneurship

Ability to analyze supply, demand and trade flow fundamentals

Excellent communication skills

Strong leadership potential and ambition

Team player approach

Highly motivated

Proven ability to integrate well into different cultures and business settings

Strong entrepreneurial /innovative approach to taking initiatives

Required education

  • Bachelor’s degree with specialization in agronomy, engineering, finance & economics, business, applied sciences preferred or currently studying in one of these fields



How To Apply for Louis Dreyfus Uganda Jobs 2021

All interested and suitably qualified candidates can submit their applications through the link below.

Click here to apply

Deadline: 31st May 2021



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