Intern - Competitive Product Positioning

Liechtenstein, Schaan
Reference No: WD-0005108

What's the role?

Do you enjoy marketing and are you good at competitive analysis and product positioning? We’re looking for an intern to support us in performing competitive studies for our latest product innovation and defining a marketing strategy.

Start date is Aug/Sep 2021, duration for at least 6 months.

Who is Hilti?

If you’re new to the industry, you might not have heard of us. We provide leading-edge tools, technologies, software and services for the global construction sector. We have a proud heritage, built over 75 years, and a worldwide reputation for pioneering products and exceptional service.

With 30,000 people in more than 120 countries, which we’re looking to expand, we’re a great place for you to show us your worth, step up to new challenges and grow your career.

What does the role involve?

As intern in our department you will be part of our Application Leadership Management team within Business Unit Installation Systems. You’ll work closely with our experts to develop and implement competitive product positioning and support the roll-out of marketing strategy around the globe.

Your key responsibilities will be to (1) understand the latest innovative product offering launched in 3 different regions and learn specific needs of these markets in competitive product positioning (2) Perform competitive product analysis including productivity studies and build a comprehensive marketing strategy. You will have both project ownership and responsibility for on-time delivery and quality.

INNOVATION - You’ll work with some of the industry’s most trusted and innovative engineering products. We introduced more than 40 new products, services and software last year. Take a look at some of them.

What do we offer?

We’ll give you the tools you need to excel in your internship, including one-to-one coaching. You’ll enjoy a rare combination of autonomy and camaraderie, as you’ll manage your own project while being part of a friendly team.

You’ll not just be another pair of hands but a fully integrated team member with lots of self-responsibility. From there, we’ll trust you to do whatever it takes to deliver outstanding results. Go the extra mile and we’ll reward you with strategic development discussions and career opportunities.

We’ll support you even before you start with us through relocation and integration support. With the international intern’s community at Hilti you’ll never be bored. Further, the snow-draped mountains, crystal-clear lakes and marvelous landscapes in the Happy Valley invite for lots of outdoor activities.

Why should you apply?

We have an excellent mix of people, which we believe makes for a more vibrant, more innovative, more productive team. So, if you have no knowledge of construction, that’s fine with us. We’re more interested in your ability, commitment and drive to succeed.

What you need is:

  • Master’s student in technical, engineering and/or marketing studies
  • Focus of educational career and personal interest in Marketing, corporate experience is a plus
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel & PowerPoint
  • Strong communication skills, with excellent English and interpersonal skills
  • A proactive approach and self-reliant personality

We take our time to get to know you. As part of your recruitment process, you’ll get to talk to your internship coach as well as your HR Manager who both can answer some of your burning questions.

Hilti is an equal opportunity employer.

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