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Comcast Product Planning & Strategy Co-op

Comcast Product Planning & Strategy Co-op Philadelphia, PA
  • Requisition #: 172143
  • Job Type: Intern
  • Location: Philadelphia, PA
  • Team: Campus
  • Pub Date: 1/11/18

Program Overview

The Comcast Center Cooperative Internship Program (Co-op) is a six-month internship program based in the greater Philadelphia area. The program is designed to identify high-caliber talent to build our organization with the best and the brightest students who come from a variety of sourcing channels, including on-campus career fairs, partner organizations, and direct applications. In this role you will immerse yourself into the Comcast culture, working side by side with innovative and talented Comcasters. You will cultivate meaningful relationships and develop strong interpersonal and business skills that will set you apart from your peers.

Additionally, your experience will include:

-Engagement: Working on creative, innovative, and thought-provoking projects within various business units at Comcast during your cooperative experience.

-Exposure: An inside look into the day-to-day operations of an organization at the cutting edge of media and technology.

-Professional Development: Exposure to a variety of professional development topics facilitated through our partners at Comcast University and senior leaders within the organization. These sessions include speaker series, skill-building workshops, and networking opportunities.

-Mentorship: Mentoring from fellow colleagues through the Empowering Future Leaders Program (EFLP) to help you navigate your experience, provide coaching, and expand your professional network.

-Fun: Continuously develop relationships with fellow interns through social activities, community building, and networking.

Role Overview

Comcast Business provides business-grade products, services, and expertise to meet the complex and diverse demands of businesses, through a next-generation network that is backed by 24/7 technical support.Comcast Business is one of Comcast Cable's fastest growing business units. As part of the Comcast Business Strategy and Market Development team you will help shape where we make product and network investments to continue our growth trajectory.

Co-op duties to include, but not limited to:

-Assist with creating, managing, and analyzing business metrics.

-Help with the day-to-day management and administration of project execution tracking tools.

-Collaborate with cross-functional teams to ensure data integrity across portfolio reporting.

-Draft Project Portfolio Management reporting for leaders in Marketing, Finance, Operations, and Sales

-Create and manage surveys for continual improvement of product development lifecycle processes and tools

Compile concise and organized meeting minutes and action items

-Support the management of monthly forecasting templates for multiple portfolios across the Product teams

-Other duties and responsibilities as assigned

Preferred Qualifications/Requirements

-Currently pursuing a Bachelor's degree from a United States-based college or university that has a 6 month Cooperative learning track (Sophomores, Pre-Juniors & Juniors preferred).

-Major: Communications, History, Mathematics, Political Science, Psychology, Business Administration, Economics, International Business, Operations Management, Management Information Systems (MIS), Marketing

-Minimum GPA: 3.0

-Strong analytical and critical thinking skills

-Intellectual curiosity

-Cooperative team player

-Experience with data analysis, probability, and statistics a willingness to learn and work in a fast-paced environment.

-Strong interest in the telecommunications, cable and media industries.

-Ability to work on a team.

-Authorized to work in the United States of America.

-Comcast is an Affirmative Action/EEO employer M/F/D/V

Core Responsibilities:
-Regular, consistent and punctual attendance. Must be able to work nights and weekends, variable schedule(s) and overtime as necessary.
-Other duties and responsibilities as assigned.

Comcast is an EOE/Veterans/Disabled/LGBT employer