Intern 2023 - Strategy

Schneider Electric AU & NZ

Location: Macquarie Park

Job Type: Full time


Who are we?

Schneider Electric is aglobal specialist in energy management and automation. We are dedicated to supplying our customers with safe, reliable and sustainable energy solutions. We invent technologies that will transform the places where we live, work and play. In 2021, Schneider Electric has been ranked the world’s most sustainable corporation, in a prestigious annual list compiled by Corporate Knights.

What do we stand for?

When you work for Schneider Electric you work for a company focused on its people. We’re proud to promote diversity, inclusion and work-life integration. In 2022, we have been recognised as one of Australia's 30 Most Inclusive Employers.

What is the role?

We’ve an exciting 6-month internship opportunity within our Strategy team at our head office in Macquarie Park, Australia. This core business function supports all Schneider Electric businesses across Australia and New Zealand with strategic opportunity assessment, competitive intelligence, strategy development, and strategy execution monitoring. Kicking off in January 2023, you will have an opportunity to really showcase your analytical and market research capabilities within a team that plays a central role in the commercial performance of the business within the Pacific Zone.

As a part of the team that develops a data-driven approach that informs and inspires commercial decision making, your key responsibilities will include:

  • Supporting the Annual Market Review process to gather market and company data, run analysis and summarise the group performance in the competitive market
  • Support strategic initiatives in gathering internal information, running some analysis and preparing presentations with findings and recommendations
  • Develop competitive intelligence
  • Complete market research, prepare summary, draw insights
  • Develop financial models for market sizing, market projection and business cases
  • Reconcile market insights with the market assessment completed by each business
  • Support sustainability initiatives tracking and presentations
  • Establish a relationship network across the business and navigate through the broad organisation

About you

You have a master degree in business, finance or economics, a minimum of 6 to 12 months experience, preferably in consulting, strategy, or finance, and are excited by the idea of an internship in a multinational market leader. You are passionate about adding value in an organisation and contributing to business performance energises you. This role requires excellent communication skills, critical thinking, curiosity, together with analytical capabilities. As our successful candidate you are committed, eager to learn, and showing attention to detail. Some experience in a similar industry valued but not mandatory.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a strategy function in a global group.

Applications close on 9th December, 2022

We’re a great place to work and we are continually striving to be the best place to work, join us and see how.

Why us?

Schneider Electric is leading the digital transformation of energy management and automation. Our technologies enable the world to use energy in a safe, efficient and sustainable manner. We strive to promote a global economy that is both ecologically viable and highly productive.

€25.7bn global revenue

137 000+ employees in 100+ countries

45% of revenue from IoT

5% of revenue devoted for R&D

You must submit an online application to be considered for any position with us. This position will be posted until filled

It is the policy of Schneider Electric to provide equal employment and advancement opportunities in the areas of recruiting, hiring, training, transferring, and promoting all qualified individuals regardless of race, religion, color, gender, disability, national origin, ancestry, age, military status, sexual orientation, marital status, or any other legally protected characteristic or conduct. Concerning agencies: Schneider Electric does not accept unsolicited resumes and will not be responsible for fees related to such.

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