Sustainability Services Consulting MBA Intern (Lombard, IL)Bookmark This
DescriptionWaste Management is an equal opportunity / affirmative action employer (M/F/V/D).
Other Possible Location:
Job Shift: Standard Business Hours
Travel: Rare 1-5%
Work with the WM Sustainability Services Consulting group to conduct industry research and assess growth opportunities in the sustainability consulting field and develop group strategies, including the development of customer solutions and innovative next-stage opportunities. Work on multiple projects simultaneously, across a broad range of priority topics and involve detailed investigation and assessment of competing companies, industries and technologies. Creative problem solver who can quickly synthesize the critical components of their research. Interns will generally work as part of a team with Managing Principal and consultants, but may also work in larger, cross-functional WM groups including marketing, operations and legal.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Other minor duties may be assigned.
Research, prepare, and present written and verbal reports on internal industry and strategic topics.
Assist with leading interdepartmental projects with other Staff to engage multiple key constituencies (e.g. finance, operations, marketing, engineering and legal) in the analysis, planning and implementation of assigned projects and initiatives.
Assist in organizing the integration of business strategy with other departments.
Assist with Group leadership and development initiatives.
Participate in special projects.
Perform other duties as assigned.
This job has no supervisory duties.
The requirements listed below are representative of the qualifications necessary to perform the job.
A. Education and Experience
1st year completed of Master of Business Administration Degree or related Graduate Program
3-5 years business experience
Experience working with analytical models ( financial, statistical, simulation, etc)
Experience conducting in-dept industry research, including financial conditions and industry trends.
GPA Requirement: 3.30
Completed Course Work Hours: 60.0
B. Certificates, Licenses, Registrations or Other Requirements
C. Other Knowledge, Skills or Abilities Required
Ability to work well with staff at all levels and across functional teams
Project management experience, leadership, and ability to multi-task and prioritize
Ability to work independent of direct supervision
Strong oral and written communication skills
Available to travel up to 5 percent of time
Interest in business and environmental sustainability issues, topics, and trends
At Waste Management, each eligible employee receives a competitive total compensation package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance and Short Term Disability. As well as Stock Purchase Plan, Company match on 401k plan and more! Our employees also receive Paid Vacation, Holidays and Personal Days. Please note that benefits may vary by site.
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