Intern - Market and Competition Insights
What's the role?
ou'll play an active role in analyzing the Hilti competitive landscape, enhancing our pursue of knowledge from raw information, challenging ourselves to shape market intelligence and more easily predict changes and disruptive factors. Together with experienced business partners, you will actively develop frameworks and plans to generate market and competitive insights. You will analyze different areas of competitors and come up with implications to our major stakeholders: senior management, business units and regional teams. The outcome of this analysis will carry significant impact on Hilti’s future strategic planning. In addition, you will support the team in further developing and implementing the vision and processes. We are constantly eager to refine our tools, fostering our influence and expand our reach within and outside the organization; therefore, your refreshing contribution could be fundamental to walk down this path.
Start date: ideally September, 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’ll be part of the market and competitive insights team.
During your internship, you will work closely with a senior business partner from the team, teamworking with internal stakeholders across locations and coordinating international intelligence projects
Your key responsibilities will be the following:
1) Conduct researches on competitors and trends
2) Drive country specific researches to analyse Hilti’s market landscape
3) Develop current information processes and systems for market and competitive insights further.
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. According to us and our current interns, the most appealing feature of this job is its genuine resemblance to a full-time position, both in terms of scope of responsibilities and of potential achievements.
What you need is:
- Master and/or Bachelor student in information systems, business or business related fields
- Basic experience in setting up a database (Access, SQL or similar) is a plus
- Analytical skills (working with multiple data sources), project planning and priority setting
- Internship experience, international experience (internship and/or exchange)
- Ability to teamwork, influence, effectively present and communicate in English
- Engagement in extracurricular activities, high motivations and level of energy
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.