Summer Trainee, Innovation Intrapreneur
Fortum Innovation and New Technologies team turns ideas into new business concepts and incubates them to growing businesses. The team is part of Innovation & Venturing Services unit that works with various venture development services like external venturing, technology scouting, patenting support and research collaboration.
We are now looking for two innovative networkers to work as a intrapreneurs in our Innovation team. As a summer trainee you will be given the task to work with exploration and innovate; propose ideas for new business opportunities, conceptualize them and validate them. Just like an intrapreneur transforming an idea into business.
Your tasks consist of searching, ideation and conceptualization. Internal and external networking will be crucial. You also drive your own concept and you will report to the Manager, Innovation projects in the Innovation and New technologies team and will be based in Espoo, Keilalahti Campus.
We offer you
When joining us, we offer you a fast-evolving international working environment in the junction of start-up dynamics and big corporation. You'll get an opportunity to work in a team that work with different type of businesses and responsibilities within Fortum. In addition, our new campuses provide an inspiring and modern setting for your everyday work. You’ll also get to work in an environment that combines the freedom and speed of a start-up with the support of a big corporation.
We offer you a summer trainee position. You have the opportunity to develop your skills and expertise in innovation area.
We invite you, together with us, to build a cleaner word. We believe in Open Leadership and in creating a safe and inspiring work environment and company culture that help our people to do their best. Our Values – curiosity, responsibility, integrity and respect – provide a foundation for our company culture. Your manager will provide you an introduction to your daily tasks and duties. Furthermore, we will arrange a corporate induction event and a possibility to network with other summer trainees.
Working as a part of Innovation and New Technologies team you will need hands-on attitude which in action means taking responsibility, working transparently, bringing your own ideas to the shared table and getting things done. We're seeking a person with insights in innovation and conceptualization. You are a student in some relevant field, e.g. engineering or economics combined with a business mindset ,innovation and ability to network.
Clever sense of humor is an asset but not required. Presentation and networking skills come very naturally from you. You're fluent in English, all other languages are seen as advantage. Your self-leadership, curiosity, drive to learn and proactive way of working are highly valued.
Catarina wants to hear more about you. Please send your application and CV in our online recruitment tool latest by 31 January 2021. For more information please contact Catarina Naucler, Manager, Innovation Projects at +46 70 344 5326 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Our recruitment process might include a video interview, which will be followed by manager’s face-to-face interview. Please apply as soon as possible, as we start contacting suitable candidates already during application period. Summer work is generally scheduled for May-September, please inform your desired work period in your application.