Working Student Market and Competitive Intelligence (m/f/d)

Corning is one of the world’s leading innovators in materials science. For more than 160 years, Corning has applied its unparalleled expertise in specialty glass, ceramics, and optical physics to develop products that have created new industries and transformed people’s lives.

Corning succeeds through sustained investment in R&D, a unique combination of material and process innovation, and close collaboration with customers to solve tough technology challenges.

Our Optical Communications segment has recently evolved from being a manufacturer of optical fiber and cable, hardware and equipment to being a comprehensive provider of industry-leading optical solutions across the broader communications industry.This segment is classified into two main product groupings – carrier network and enterprise network. The carrier network product group consists primarily of products and solutions for optical-based communications infrastructure for services such as video, data and voice communications. The enterprise network product group consists primarily of optical-based communication networks sold to businesses, governments and individuals for their own use.

For our Berlin Headquarter we are currently looking for a Working Student (m/f/d) for our Optical Connectivity Solutions (OCS) Strategy Competitive and Market Intelligence Team.

Activities and responsibilities

  • Monitor intelligence sources (for example, telecom news sites, competitors and customers’ web sites) and assist our Team in compiling daily and weekly English-language market intelligence communications
  • Analyze news quickly to uncover meaningful insights on our market landscape
  • Support our Team in analyzing the impact of new market developments, affecting Corning Optical Communications (COC)
  • Conduct secondary market research to gather relevant information from a variety of sources for various projects
  • Take over administrative tasks, connected with the distribution of our market intelligence newsletters incl. support the creation of new newsletters, marketing campaigns, maintenance of our Team’s Competitive Intelligence / Market Intelligence Share Point site as well as our Team’s e-mail box, and others

Qualification profile

  • Currently enrolled in university, preferably in Business Intelligence, Business Administration or Business Economics with a focus on Marketing
  • Previous experience in market research, market and/or competitive intelligence and data analytics will be a plus
  • Able to develop a good understanding of COC’s product portfolio, target markets as well as our competitors and customers' landscape
  • Fluent in English, as well as German
  • Structured and analytical thinker with excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Sound understanding of the Microsoft Office package
  • Quick learner; be curious and persistent

We offer

  • Able to work between 15 – 20 hours per week during your semester, and up to 40 hours per week during your semester break
  • It could be possible to work on a Bachelor or a Master Thesis in the area of Competitive and Market Intelligence
Apply under the following link:

Send application to

Corning Optical Communications GmbH & Co. KG
Frau Hristina Krojnewski
Recruitment and HR Coordinator
Leipziger Straße 121
10117 Berlin

While applying for the job please refer to jobvector and use the following reference number: 41333

About Corning Optical Communications GmbH & Co. KG

In allen vier Hauptunternehmenssparten zählt Corning zu den führenden Anbietern weltweit. Weiterhin produziert Corning Brillengläser aus Kunststoff und Glas (Corning Ophthalmic) und hochtechnische Spezialprodukte aus dem Bereich Glas und Keramik (Corning Specialty Materials). Schießlich besitzt Corning die traditionsreiche Firma Steuben Glass Works, die hochreine, vorwiegend...
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