Strategy Specialist - Intern
Company: Cubic Corporation
Location: San Diego
Posted on: October 18, 2020
Cubic Global Defense
Cubic offers an opportunity to provide innovative technology for
government and commercial customers around the globe, helping to
solve their future problems today. We re the leading integrator of
payment and information technology and services for intelligent
travel solutions worldwide, and the leading provider of realistic
combat training systems, secure communications and networking and
highly specialized support services for military and security
forces of the U.S. and allied nations. If you have an
entrepreneurial spirit and thrive in an innovative environment, we
want to talk to you about your next role at Cubic! We are seeking
employees inspired by technology, and motivated by the rewards of
hard work, commitment, teamwork, quality, integrity, and respect.
We invite you to explore opportunities with Cubic.
The Strategy Specialist will be responsible for leading and
supporting assigned strategic initiatives in support of the
development and execution of Cubic's Innovation Strategy. The Cubic
Innovation Social System is a formalized closed-loop system that
enables Cubic individuals and teams to work together to rapidly
transform big ideas into differentiated, user-centric products and
services that solve our customer s most difficult problems and
therefore, create superior value for our customers, employees and
shareholders. This position is responsible for supporting the
Corporate Innovation department with daily operations,
administrative tasks, and projects which are aligned to the overall
innovation strategy. This position typically works under general
supervision and direction.
ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Help to drive the innovation strategy across Cubic.
Help teams drive success in innovation activities such as rapid
experimentation and brainstorming.
Assist with daily administrative tasks and provide support on
Gain industry and organizational knowledge through daily business
interactions and job assignments.
Support department deliverables for internal or external
Assists with data analysis for tracking innovation success.
Assist in preparing information and researching materials for
May generate, review, and distribute weekly and monthly
comprehensive status reports.
Gather and organize data for presentations to internal and external
Offer feedback to management on ways to improve Innovation
workflows and processes and help enforce these with the team.
Support teams to ensure innovation programs are running to
schedule, budget and quality.
Promptly identify all deficiencies and deviations from the plan to
Support delivery of entrepreneurship-in-residence program
(Integrator Program) to develop Cubic entrepreneurs.
Understanding of research and data analysis.
Gain knowledge of business operations and procedures.
Ability to create quick/lean business plans for rapid pursuits.
BSc/BEng in Engineering discipline or BSc/BA in Business
Administration, Marketing, Finance or a related field; MSc/MA/MBA
or project management experience is a plus
MINIMUM JOB REQUIREMENTS:
Working towards completion of a Master of Business Administration
program, with interest in entrepreneurial opportunities, Ability to
effectively communicate, verbally and written. Ability to manage
time and prioritize projects with little oversight from management.
Excellent organization skills, follow-through, analytical skills,
and attention to detail. Proficiency in Microsoft Office tools
(Word, Excel, PowerPoint). Ability to follow written and verbal
direction, and effectively interface with employees, management,
and customers. Ability to perform tasks under work deadlines. Must
be a self-starter, highly motivated, and well organized. Ability to
provide excellent customer service to internal and external
customers. Ability to adapt in a fast-paced environment.
The description provided above is not intended to be an exhaustive
list of all job duties, responsibilities and requirements. Duties,
responsibilities and requirements may change over time and
according to business need.
Cubic is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We
are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action-Employer,
We are committed to ensuring a workplace free of discrimination
based on race, color, religion, age, disability, genetic
information, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national
origin, military or veteran status, and any other basis protected
by applicable law
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