Why This Job Matters:
As a Product Research Intern, you will be a vital link in the planning and development of our product through researching and writing about new product opportunities. The responsibilities of this position include conducting research on grants, market conditions, and competitors. Additionally, the product Researcher will prepare executive summaries and present relevant information to our product management team.
The ideal candidate can work in a fast-paced environment, communicate complex ideas, solve problems, and possess strong writing skills. This is a great position for someone looking to get experience in the software industry in a non-technical role.
What This Job Will Entail:
● Researching, identifying, developing and responding to grant opportunities in the areas of transportation, and technology
● Collaborating with the product management team to guide product development, and to identify areas where a product would help solve a problem or fulfill a need
● Conducting market and competitor research
● Writing reports summarizing research
The Skills We're Looking For:
● Ability to communicate complex ideas to multiple audiences
● Ability to work both independently and as part of a team
● Acute attention to detail
● Ability to meet established timelines
● Strong writing and reading comprehension skills Basic Qualifications:
● Pursuing a BA/BS degree
● Ability to work from our office in Wayne, PA part-time (10 - 20 hrs/week) during the summer
● Knowledge of the transportation industry
● Fluency in multiple (human) languages
● Previous experience applying for and/or researching grants
● Previous experience researching new markets, and competitors
● Independent worker: self-motivated with the ability to manage time and competing priorities with minimal supervision
If you are interested in helping empower communities across the world, please submit your resumé along with a writing sample. Be sure to include information about any additional skills, languages spoken, etc. Thank you for your interest in Ecolane.