Associate – Strategy

Organization
Ennovent India Advsiors Pvt. Ltd.
Deadline for Applications
05/31/2016
Contact Information
career@ennovent.com

The Associate – Strategy is a results-driven early-stage professional overseeing elements of the Strategy unit, helping to drive Ennovent’s strategic goals forward.

Organization Profile

Ennovent is a global innovation company for low-income markets. We work with our clients, partners and community to jointly develop, fund and implement customised innovation solutions that create a sustainable impact and fair profits. These solutions discover, startup, finance and scale the best innovations for sustainability in developing countries. Since 2008, Ennovent has accelerated over 250 innovations in 15 countries through around 60 solutions.

Ennovent is a virtual company with team members located remotely in work-from-home roles. Ennovent’s team is a talented and self-motivated group of professionals with strong backgrounds in fields such as finance, information technology, international development, business operations and entrepreneurship.

Ennovent’s organizational culture is entrepreneurial; we are highly responsive to new ideas and initiatives that could advance our organizational aspirations, while also fostering a positive impact on low-income communities at the bottom of the pyramid (BoP). We promote a sense innovation, business ethics and professionalism in all our operations.

For further details about Ennovent: www.ennovent.com

Job Profile

Title   Associate – Strategy
Job Objective   To manage key strategic projects undertaken by the Strategy unit.
Position Type   Full-time, home or office based  (Vienna) out of Austria
Level   2 (Associate)
Status  Consultant
Reporting Relationship  Managing Director

Position Description

The Associate – Strategy is responsible for conceptualizing and executing initiatives aligned with Ennovent’s overall strategic aims, with a focus on Ennovent’s Innovation Fund and European sales. The Associate is also responsible for providing strategic inputs and support to projects across the organisation as required.

Under the guidance and supervision of the Managing Director, the specific responsibilities related to the Associate include, but are not limited to:

●       Develop, further design and manage the day-to-day operations of the Ennovent Innovation Fund.
●       Focus on sales and client relationship management in Europe implemented through Ennovent’s country offices in developing countries.
●       Manage strategic projects and initiatives as a member of the Strategy Unit, from conceptualization to execution.
●       Support design and implementation of Ennovent’s new organisation systems at all levels.
●       Support the improvement and development of offerings within Ennovent’s Innovation Solution framework.
●       Support the conceptualisation and implementation of strategy framework including KPIs and others mechanisms to ensure guidance of the global group.
●       Support the development and refinement of Ennovent’s business model.
●       Provide strategic guidance for the design and implementation of client projects at the country level.
●       Manage, mentor and build the capacity of junior team members in alignment with Ennovent’s core values.
●       Contribute to the overall strategic and operational development of Ennovent.

Qualifications

The Associate is a highly motivated and outgoing individual with exposure to project management and business development with a proven track record of success in strategic initiatives and planning.

The Associate should possess:

●       An advanced degree in business or management, or other relevant background.
●       1- 3+ years of professional experience in a relevant background.
●       Experience with project management of complex and evolving initiatives.
●       Some exposure to business development, relationship management and proposal writing.
●       A clear track record of success with relationship cultivation.
●       Exceptional written and verbal communications in English, German and Spanish, and preferably with competent abilities in French.
●       A diligent, detail-oriented and in-depth approach to work and delivering results.
●       An entrepreneurial mindset and the ability to work with independence, ambiguity and flexibility to ensure targets and outcomes are reached.
●       An extroverted personality that enables high-impact networking skills and instincts.
●       A clear motivation to work in a start-up culture focused on having a positive impact at the bottom of the pyramid in India.
●       A proven ability to meet stated targets.
●       Commitment to Ennovent’s overall mission and core values.

To Apply

Please apply with detailed resume and cover letter expressing your interest in this position and relevant past experiences to Sheena Agarwal, Associate Manager, HR at career@ennovent.com

Additional Information

To Apply

Please apply with detailed resume and cover letter expressing your interest in this position and relevant past experiences to Sheena Agarwal, Associate Manager, HR at career@ennovent.com