Yum China Overview
Yum China (NYSE: YUMC) is the largest restaurant company in China, with over 8,700 restaurants across 1,300+ cities as of June 30th, 2019. Yum China’s restaurant base consists of China’s leading restaurant concepts, including KFC and Pizza Hut brands, as well as brands such as East Dawning, Little Sheep, Taco Bell and COFFii & JOY. We have the exclusive right to operate and sublicense the KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell brands in China (excluding Hong Kong, Taiwan and Macau), and own the intellectual property of the East Dawning, Little Sheep and COFFii & JOY concepts outright. Yum China was separated from Yum! Brands on October 31, 2016 and has become an independent, publicly traded company on the New York Stock Exchange.
Team Overview / Where You Work
Our team consists of highly experienced, energetic and intellectual investment professionals (previously from reputable investment banks and private equity) and strategy professionals (previously from global top-tier consulting firms)
An internship with Yum China’s Corporate Finance team in Shanghai is designed to provide the intern with real insights into the day-to-day role of corporate finance/investment professionals at a highly reputable US-listed industry leader. Our team looks for interns who can demonstrate strong analytical skills, outstanding work attitude and genuine interest for investments, finance and capital markets. Interns are expected to support professionals on industry research, investment execution, investor relations as well as various general assignments. Yum China’s unique platform provides interns with excellent investment and industry exposure. Internship cycles typically last for a minimum of three months or longer and can be extended. Interns are expected to work full-time throughout the internship.
Internship candidates are expected to meet the following requirements:
Ø Excellent academic track record
Ø Proven skills in MS Office Suite and general research capabilities
Ø Genuine passions about investment ideas, consumer industry, capital markets
Ø Self-motivated, problem-solving and learning mindset; able to work in a highly dynamic environment
Ø Excellent communication skills, oral and written English and Chinese
Ø Prior work experience in Investment Banking, Private Equity or Venture Capital preferred