Grundfos A/S

Student opportunity within Innovation/Business Development

30. september 2016
18. november 2016

What do we offer?
Are you looking for an opportunity to sharpen your competencies and use your theoretical knowledge in an innovation driven global company? And would you like to develop valuable insight into a business development environment where long term strategies for Grundfos are developed? Twice a year we open up for unsolicited applications from students interested in a student job, an internship or project collaboration. This is your chance to sell your competences, your ambitions and your ideas to relevant managers in our organisation. We advise you to make your motivation letter as specific as possible. The more concrete you can be concerning desired work tasks or project theme, the better we can match you with business needs. Grab a unique opportunity to join one of Denmark’s most successful companies driven by innovation, sustainability and thus high ambitions. At Grundfos, we develop, produce and sell some of the worlds’ most efficient and energy saving pumps and pump solution across the globe. We help our customers save natural resources and reduce climate impact. As we believe that everyone in Grundfos has passion and potential - as well as the power to influence, you will be an appreciated and respected person that is supposed to challenge us with perspectives from the newest theories. Accordingly, you will have the chance to truly develop your competencies by gaining professional experience in an inspiring and agile learning environment.

What is the job about?
In Grundfos’ Business Development organisation, we are responsible for developing the long term strategies, including new business models, new innovation and new product development. You will thus get a real feel of working with innovation processes, including transforming ideas into business models and products that will reach the market in 3-5 years. One of your assignments could be to perform customer and competitor analysis, and further, you may be involved in new business development projects where you participate in identifying and researching the markets and possible customers. As you participate in real-life challenges and complex projects, you will need to show us where you can contribute with your experience and knowledge, and actively take part in defining your tasks. As we have numerous other students, you will participate in our internal network hosted by the Graduates in Grundfos Graduate Programme. Here you can meet with other students to share experiences, gain more insight or just have fun in “Archimedes’ Club”.

What do you need to apply?
To be considered for a student opportunity within Business Development, you are studying at master’s level within Business Administration or possibly Engineering - within innovation. You have an international outlook and speak and write fluent English. We expect you to be highly analytical - however with the ability to keep a holistic overview of complex issues. You are ambitious with the intention to add value to the company, you join. Furthermore it is important that you want to share new ideas and perspectives as well as push the existing boundaries to help move us forward.

Additional information:
You apply for a student opportunity by uploading your CV and motivation letter in our online application system. IMPORTANT: This posting is not an actual position, but serves as a window for unsolicited applications. We cannot guarantee that you will receive an offer. The selection of students is based on current business needs. Please note that this job posting is only for students studying a higher education. If you are not a student, we kindly refer you to our other job vacancies or to register in our job bank by using the link to the right. Applications will be read continuously while the application window is open. All applicants will receive an answer within 14 days after closing date. We encourage you to send your application as soon as possible.

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