Intern in Business Transformation and Competitiveness (m/f/d)
Advanced Microgrid Solutions
Posted on Monday, December 18, 2023
About Fluence: Fluence Energy, Inc. (Nasdaq: FLNC) is a global market leader in energy storage products and services, and optimization software for renewables and storage. With a presence in over 47 markets globally, Fluence provides an ecosystem of offerings to drive the clean energy transition, including modular, scalable energy storage products, comprehensive service offerings, and the Fluence IQ Platform, which delivers AI-enabled SaaS products for managing and optimizing renewables and storage from any provider. Fluence is transforming the way we power our world by helping customers create more resilient and sustainable electric grids.
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OUR CULTURE AND VALUES
We are guided by our passion to transform the way we power our world. Achieving our goals requires creativity, diversity of ideas and backgrounds, and building trust to effect change and move with speed.
We are Leading
Fluence currently has thousands of MW of energy storage projects operated or awarded worldwide in addition to the thousands of MW of projects managed by our trading platform—and we are growing every day.
We are Responsible
Fluence is defined by its unwavering commitment to safety, quality, and integrity.
We are Agile
We achieve our goals and meet our customer’s needs by cultivating curiosity, adaptability, and self-reflection in our teams.
We are Fun
We value the diversity in thought and experience of our coworkers and customers. Through honest, forthcoming, and respectful communications we work to ensure that Fluence is an inclusive and welcoming environment for all.
ABOUT THE POSITION:
Fluence is searching for an Intern in Competitiveness to support and complement the efforts of the Director of Competitiveness in achieving growth and a positive margin impact for Fluence. This role operates under the guidance of the Director of Competitiveness and will support the diverse efforts of the Competitiveness team. This reaches from interpretation of market trends to definition and coordination of measures to enhance Competitiveness.
This individual should be self-driven and able to work independently on tasks within a defined scope. This position is ideal for a diligent, structured, and self-reliant Intern who excels in thinking conceptionally, managing multiple tasks at the same time, and can communicate efficiently.
You will be able to actively contribute to enhancing Fluence’s competitiveness efforts with a focus on differentiating Fluence and improving costs.
After a successful internship we are open to discuss options for a further engagement as a working student or for the conduction of a master thesis.
Reporting to the Director of Competitiveness, the Intern in Competitiveness will gain the responsibilities to:
Collaborate with and, when required, independently execute defined tasks set by the Director of Competitiveness across global functions and regions.
Independently manage improvement measures for an enhanced implementation and tracking of Competitiveness measures throughout the whole organization.
Support consolidation of competitive situation of Fluence with regards to ongoing initiatives and projection of future competitiveness.
Provide regular and autonomous updates on the status of ongoing tasks to the Competitiveness Team and the Director of Competitiveness.
Assist the preparation of high-level executive leadership meetings, ensuring strategies and updates align with ongoing visions for Competitiveness.
What will our ideal candidate bring to Fluence?
Finished undergraduate degree, preferably in the field of business, electrical engineering or energy with strong track record.
Prior professional experience in a start-up, in consulting, or in a corporate company, preferably in the field of energy.
Fluent in written and spoken English.
Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, with the capacity to provide regular and autonomous updates.
Comfort and experience in working in a global context.
Eager to be part of a fast-growing company in a rapidly developing part of the power sector.
Entrepreneurial drive for getting things done and a “whatever it takes” attitude. Exhibit a forward leaning posture, high ownership, and diligence.
We highly value candidates who embody a professional yet approachable demeanor, contributing to a positive and cooperative work atmosphere within the team.
Fluence IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER and fully subscribes to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity to ensure that all applicants and employees are considered for hire, promotion, and job status without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, marital or familial status.