Business Challenge Analyst Intern

Position Code: BKKBS09

Organisation Description:

This company is a performance improvement advisory and consultancy company for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in ASEAN and Europe.

Their goal is to help the SME define and execute a growth strategy. They work with the decision-maker to prepare, make a decision and execute a transformation program.


Business Challenge Analyst Intern

Internship Description:

The intern is expected to filter out a few winning ideas to transform them into a plan and tasks list, and to write a final report with a limit of 3,000 words, the appendixes are not counted.

  • Demonstrate an understanding of the role of the operations/marketing/product/service management in the value stream map of the enterprise
  • Engage with the intern’s contract of business owners, decision-makers or influencers, or the industry/service sector that suits their current or future career interest
  • Conduct interviews or perform primary (and secondary) research and analysis
  • Understand and appraise their current business models and what critical elements the operations/marketing/product/service domains are playing
  • Identify potential areas of improvement with defined targeted results
  • Demonstrate what (if any) the contribution of a near-real-time decision automation solution (e.g., autopilot or autonomous mode) could be to increase business productivity or improve business outcomes and/or processes
  • Propose a set of potential recommendations and give ideas about approaches on how to effectively implement them

Project Deliverables

  • Final report up to 3,000 words, appendixes excluded
  • Commitment to delegate enough time for regular meetings and feedback
  • Final report with the recommendations for unlocking improvement opportunities with decision-making automation solutions in operations management or marketing

N.B. tasks and projects may vary depending on current priorities. Specific projects and responsibilities will be discussed during an interview.

Internship Requirements:

  • Out-of-the-box innovative thinking and creativity
  • Willingness and courage to run out of their own comfort zone
  • Ability to work independently and remotely if requested

Don’t exactly match these requirements? If you have the enthusiasm and want to learn – then speak to Pagoda about this position and we’ll see what is possible!