Join us and be part of the answer

As our population grows, so does demand for food, making the question of how we sustainably feed so many people far more urgent.

Your career with COFCO International

Longing to be part of something bigger? Would you like to work on some of the world’s most pressing issues? Consider COFCO International. We supply grains, oilseeds, sugar, coffee, and cotton to help feed and clothe the world’s rapidly growing population. Our supply and value chains include purchase, storage, processing, transport, and delivery to more than 50 countries. We take pride in managing this complex and challenging mission in a sustainable way. Born in China, we are still a very young company, but we are growing fast.

Thanks to our diverse team of 11,000 people in 35 countries, we now operate alongside the biggest and most established players in our sector.

So why work for COFCO International? Our employees enjoy a unique combination of multinational environment plus the enthusiasm and creativity that one might expect in a dynamic young company. Our values are rooted in Chinese culture and philosophy, which we apply to this modern and rapidly changing world.

We are serious about sustainability too. It is a vital part of our business, our culture, and our future too. We don’t claim to be perfect, but we’re improving all the time. And we’re looking for people who share our values.

So, whether you are a recent graduate or an experienced professional, we need competent and ambitious people to join us. If you think you’ll also fit with our four key values – integrity, inclusiveness, innovation, and sustainability – then take a look at these pages or visit our careers portal to see if there’s something here for you.

Interested in working for us? Register now!

Employee Stories

  • Life in Porto: mixing beaches, wine and work

    Wine and finances seem like opposite ends of the spectrum but Joao Cordeiro seems to marry the worlds seamlessly. Working at COFCO International's Porto Centre of Excellence made it possible to mix his love for wine making with a job as a tax manager for Europe, Africa and Middle East.

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  • In Brazil, COFCO’s sugar team lets nature do more work

    "What is different here is our vision for the future... We believe in a better balance between production and the environment." 

    Patricia Fontoura, Agricultural Planning and Development Manager

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  • Humans are complex, but key to zero accidents

    When it comes to safety, technical problems are usually straightforward to repair. But fixing human behaviour is more complex, says Svetlana Kubarieva, Environment, Health and Safety (EHS) Manager at COFCO International's crushing plant in south eastern Ukraine's city of Mariupol.

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Products & Services

We are a global agri-business that is committed to providing the food the world needs in a responsible way.

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Meeting Tomorrow's demand

We are a global agri-business that is committed to providing the food the world needs in a responsible way.

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Who we are

With 11 000+ people in 37 countries, COFCO international is the overseas agriculture business platform for COFCO Corporation, China's largest food and agriculture company.

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Commercial Graduate Programme

We are a major global agri-business with a clear vision - to be a world leader in providing the food the world needs in a responsible way.

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We're hiring in Porto!

COFCO International's Centre of Excellence in Porto houses our global IT, Finance, HR and Procurement teams. These teams are vital to the smooth function of our global operations.

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