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European Student Placement Agency
6 Month Innovation Incubator Operations Assistant Internship (CASOA2012)
ESPA finds the best international interns for the best companies in the UK and Ireland. For each of our internships you will be provided with accomodation and commute during the full duration of your stay. Our service is free to students so hesitate no more and apply for the internship that suits you!
The Host Company
There is a significant opportunity to join a step out innovation and venture team within a major corporation, operating in the field of automotive and industrial lubricants.
The innoVentures team is looking for an intern, who will be part of an innovative team, which has been running successfully for over four years building up several emerging businesses as well as an investment portfolio covering automotive and industrial sectors.
With their investments, they bring their supply chain relationships, global industry networks and extensive engineering resources to really help push great ideas through to businesses and consumers.
The team is looking for a flexible thinker, who can get to work quickly and can readily adapt to changing dynamics and situations.
The suitable intern will have strong relationship management skills and technical ability. They will work closely with senior colleagues to implement significant change in order to maximise business success.
This position will be reporting into the Pipeline Manager and will have direct responsibility to work closely with other Senior Managers to ensure an effective and efficient execution of the daily operations.
Execute the business operations strategy through the teams.
Organise arrival of managers from other offices. Welcome them and introduce them to the innoVentures environment.
Talk with stakeholders and senior managers about technical aspects of the various projects run by the team.
Engage managers and staff to create a culture of continuous improvement, high quality of service delivered, safety and respect of all personnel.
Deliver stakeholders’ requirements at high standards.
Make sure all tasks are fulfilled to a high level.
Monitor, control and supervise several internal activities.
Help drive efficiency increases within area of responsibility.
Background in Administration, Operations Management, or similar.
Interest in technology and digital tools.
Good organisation skills and the ability to work in team as well as independently.
Good communicator, both written and oral.
Excellent time management skills.
Act as self-starters, adaptive to change and can respond quickly and positively to revised scope and direction of activities.
Demonstrate high level of energy, drive, enthusiasm and commitment.
Experience in event management and in hospitality sector.
Willingness to be part of a progressive group of like-minded individuals searching for new ideas and developing new business models.
Have a track record of successful teamwork with ability to work cross functionally.
Passion for entrepreneurial environment.
BENEFITS: All ESPA’s services are free for students and alumni. The benefits are:
1) Paid Accommodation.
2) Paid Utility Bills (electricity, gas, water and council tax) + Internet Access
3) Commuter travel to work.
This will be sourced and managed on your behalf by ESPA. These benefits have an approximate value of 1000€-1200€ per month (depending on location).
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