Strategy Intern Job at PACCAR in Sunnyvale, California

Posted in Other 21 days ago.





Job Description:

Company Information


PACCAR is a Fortune 500 company established in 1905. PACCAR Inc is recognized as a global leader in the commercial vehicle, financial, and customer service fields with internationally recognized brands such as Kenworth, Peterbilt, and DAF trucks. PACCAR is a global technology leader in the design, manufacture and customer support of high-quality light-, medium-, and heavy-duty trucks under the Kenworth, Peterbilt and DAF nameplates. PACCAR also designs and manufactures advanced diesel engines, provides financial services and information technology, and distributes truck parts related to its principal business.

Whether you want to design the transportation technology of tomorrow, support the staff functions of a dynamic, international leader, or build our excellent products and services - you can develop the career you desire with PACCAR. Get started!

PACCAR is the Maker of Kenworth, Peterbilt, and DAF Trucks


PACCAR is a global technology leader in the design, manufacture and customer support of premium light-, medium- and heavy-duty trucks under the Kenworth, Peterbilt and DAF nameplates.

At PACCAR's Silicon Valley Innovation Center we get early access to cutting edge technology. The Heavy Truck industry is undergoing tremendous change, and PACCAR's leadership position and deep ties provides a fascinating vantage point from which to apply your MBA skills.

Our office is spacious and modern, with high ceilings and several truck bays. We are a tightly knit team that values collaboration and results.

This is an Internship Opportunity to Explore Cutting Edge Technology


In this Internship role you'll work closely with the Innovation Center'sDirector of Business Development to identify, research, and present on key strategic questions of high importance to PACCAR's future. Areas of focus include autonomous driving, electrification, and connected vehicles, which open a number of new strategic opportunities.

In particular, PACCAR's North American truck brands, Peterbilt and Kenworth, are the truck of choice for most of the autonomous truck industry. This gives PACCAR a unique vantage point and market position from which to plan for the future of goods transportation.

We have a modern facility in the heart of Silicon Valley with several prototype vehicles. You can find pictures of our office here: https://paccarinnovation.com/

Start and end dates are flexible. We are open to this being a 100% remote internship. Depending on local regulations during the time of the internship, hybrid or full-time on-site work could be an option for those interested.

Here's what you'll be doing in this Business Development Internship



  • Identify, research, and present on key strategic questions of high importance to PACCAR's future.

  • Join business development meetings to observe, take notes, and help apply sound business thinking frameworks to the matters at hand.

  • Interview key people within PACCAR, and the broader transportation ecosystem, to gain insights and data.

  • Attend events (likely online) to network, learn, and spot trends.

Skills / Competencies


The skills that are important to be successful in this position are as follows:


  • Proficient in Microsoft Office.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

  • Ability to multi-task.

  • Resourceful and a self-starter.

  • Strong professionalism.

  • Analytical thinking.

  • Sense of urgency.

Qualifications / Here's What We're Looking For



  • Self-starter who can solve problems and get things done with limited oversight.

  • Possesses the intellectual horsepower to quickly come up to speed on a new industry and ask relevant questions.

  • Ability to observe a complex system, apply relevant frameworks, and make recommendations.

  • Skilled at networking; able to readily connect with new people.

  • Advanced interviewing, listening, and rapport building skills.

  • Strong written and spoken communication skills.

  • Poise and professionalism to represent Paccar in a business capacity.

  • A deep interest in mobility, technology, and business.

Education


We are looking for candidates who are currently enrolled in an MBA Program.

Additional Job Board Information


PACCAR is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veteran/Disability corporation.Peterbilt promotes Diversity and Inclusion through mentorship, events, and affinity support groups - The Diversity Council, Peterbilt Women's Initiative (PBWin), Veterans Group, and ADVOCATE (An LGBTQ support group).