General Information

Req #
WD00043122
Career area:
Sales Support
Country/Region:
United States of America
State:
Illinois
City:
Chicago
Date:
Friday, October 14, 2022
Working time:
Full-time
Additional Locations: 
* Chicago - Illinois - United States of America

Why Work at Lenovo

Here at Lenovo, we believe in smarter technology that builds a brighter, more sustainable and inclusive future for our customers, colleagues, communities, and the planet.

And we go big. No, not big—huge.

We’re not just a US$70 billion revenue Fortune Global 500 company, we’re one of Fortune’s Most Admired. We’re transforming the world through intelligent transformation, offering the world’s most complete portfolio of smart devices, infrastructure, and solutions. With more than 71,500 employees doing business in 180 markets, we help millions—not just the select few—experience our version of a smarter future.

The one thing that’s missing? Well… you...

Description and Requirements

HELLO MOTO
Motorola Mobility (a Lenovo company) is one of the world's fastest-growing smartphone providers, creating groundbreaking, affordable, high-quality products designed and built with the global customer in mind. And it's our people who make this all happen. We are thinkers, risk-takers, and problem-solvers, working together to constantly challenge the status quo. If you share our commitment to ingenuity, creativity, and innovation, we want you to help us define our world of tomorrow. Explore the opportunities and apply today!

Position Description
The North America (NA) Strategy & Sales Operations Team is focused on optimizing short-term sales operations/performance along with creating the strategy for long-term growth within the NA Region. The Strategy & Sales Operations internship is designed to prepare you for a full-time career on a strategy & operations team. Throughout the course of this internship, you will be an integral part of the team, helping find solutions to urgent business challenges and needs. These challenges can be across a variety of functions including strategic initiatives, data analytics, and reporting, marketing, product, supply chain, and sales. You will also have the opportunity to work closely with other interns to help develop a business proposal for the North America executive team.

General Responsibilities
● Quickly develop an in-depth understanding of the smartphone market and its trends
● Analyze and develop product business cases to help make portfolio decisions and drive long-term strategies
● Partner with Sales Account Teams, Finance, Pricing, Portfolio, and Marketing to drive improved product planning and sales execution
● Support the day-to-day business planning process including sales and data analytics, reporting, and tool development
● Analyze various data sources (market trends, economic indicators, competitive analysis, purchasing preferences, pricing trends, technology trends) and leverage key trends to impact strategies
● Develop and support presentations for Motorola executive team

Position Requirements:
● Currently pursuing a bachelors degree in finance, economics, marketing, or management with expected graduation between December 2023-May 2025

It Would Be A Plus If You Have:
● Strong proficiency in Excel, PowerPoint, and Google Suite (Sheets, Slides)
● Ability to apply critical thinking to solve complex business problems
● Ability to define and frame business problems in a logical and structured manner
● Motivated self-starter that is comfortable working independently and in ambiguity
● Highly collaborative with experience working in cross-functional teams

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any federal, state, or local protected class.

Lenovo adopted a COVID-19 Vaccination Policy for US-based employees. As a condition of employment, employees must adhere to Lenovo’s US Vaccination Policy and be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, subject to any applicable accommodations. To be fully vaccinated means individuals must receive the full series of a vaccine either approved by the FDA or WHO and listed by the CDC (e.g. two dose of the Moderna, AstraZeneca or Pfizer-BioNTech vaccines; or one dose of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine). This applies to all US-based employees, contractors and interns, regardless of work location. As a condition of employment, you must provide proof that you are fully vaccinated or follow Lenovo’s accommodation process.

* Chicago - Illinois - United States of America