Reynolds American Inc. (RAI) 2018 Summer Intern (Graduate / MBA) - Strategy & Planning in Winston-Salem, North Carolina

2018 Summer Intern (Graduate / MBA) - Strategy & Planning

Date:Sep 11, 2017

Location:Winston-Salem, NC, US

Company:RAI

At Reynolds American (RAI), we’re a family of companies who strive for success in everything we do to positively transform the tobacco industry. The future inspires us because our people are igniting the breakthroughs that are redefining the ways adult tobacco consumers enjoy tobacco in the 21st century.

When other companies talk about growth, they only talk about size. At RAI, we take pride in the growth of our people. We invest in your career and total well-being to help you achieve the remarkable career you envision.

In joining us, you’ll have the opportunity to work on iconic brands and revolutionary products by collaborating with visionary, principled and passionate people every day.

ABOUT THE POSITION:

This position is withRJ Reynolds Tobacco Company— the second-largest U.S. tobacco company. The company's brands include Newport, Camel and Pall Mall.

At RJRT, theStrategy & Planningfunction operates as the eyes and ears of the organization. During your summer internship, you will assist the function in delivering Marketing Research, Consumer & Trade Marketing Insights, Forecasting and Demand Planning projects that will help RJ Reynolds on the journey of transforming the Tobacco Industry.

As a Summer Intern, you will have Winston-Salem based assignments with RJRT. The internship will provide challenging assignments and significant exposure to other company functions outside of Strategy & Planning.

AS A STRATEGY & PLANNING INTERN IN 2017 YOU WOULD HAVE:

  • Engaged with key stakeholders in our Strategy & Planning, Consumer Marketing, Trade Marketing, Supply Chain and Finance functions to gain foundational category knowledge;

  • Comprehensively analyzed the value-added promotion life cycle including both internal processes and external handling;

  • Researched and delivered a comprehensive view of customer processes as well as consumer interactions with promotions;

  • Developed recommendations across the entire lifecycle to improve effectiveness of promotions in the market;

  • Presented your findings and recommendations to the leadership team of our Strategy & Planning function as well as the President & CCO of RJ Reynolds Tobacco Company.

TO SUCCEED AS A STRATEGY & PLANNING INTERN IN 2018 YOU SHOULD BE:

  • A student who has completed the first year of a full-time MBA program and who is concentrating in Finance, Marketing or General Business;

  • Available to work a full-time schedule during our 10-week summer intern program;

  • Proficient with MS Office desktop;

  • A strategic, analytical and creative thinker;

  • A dynamic and innovative leader;

AND SOMEONE WHO:

  • Has superior verbal and written communication skills;

  • Possesses a high sense of urgency and strong work ethic;

  • Displays excellent interpersonal skills;

  • Is willing to relocate to Winston-Salem, NC for the summer.

AS AN INTERN DURING THE SUMMER OF 2018 YOU WILL ENJOY:

  • A competitive salary;

  • Coverage of summer housing costs;

  • Leadership training opportunities;

  • Social engagements with the 2018 RAI Summer Internship Class throughout the summer;

  • Volunteer service opportunities;

  • Roundtable Networking Events at which you’ll have the opportunity to meet members of Reynolds American Incorporated’s leadership team including our CEO, CCO, and Executive Vice Presidents;

  • Participation in Reynolds American’s award winning 401(k) retirement savings plan including company contributions;

  • Confidential personal financial counseling service at no cost to you.


Onlyapplicants requiring reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process should contact us directly.

Telephone:262-439-1893

Email:TalentAcquisition@RJRT.com

Nearest Major Market:Winston-Salem