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2021 Operations Project Coordinator Intern

Cox Automotive
Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181
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*Primary Location: *1901 S Meyers Rd, Oakbrook Terrace, IL, USA
*Division: *Cox Automotive
*Job Level: *Intern/Co-op
*Travel: *No
*Schedule: *Full-time
*Shift: *Day Job
*Requisition Number: *211424
***This position is remote/work from home. You need to reside (in, near, within): Oakbrook Terrace, IL or Central Time Zone*

Do you have an interest in the Automotive Industry and the Future of Transportation; Autonomous, Connected, Electric and Shared Vehicles? Do you want to be a part of a leading -edge company providing innovative technology to our customers? Then join us, as an Intern, to learn more about Cox Automotive and what the Future could hold for you!

The *Operations Project Coordinator Intern* will work closely with the Business Process Leader to facilitate successful project workload execution, assist with workload coordination activities and other duties assigned. The role shall consist of the following duties.

Conduct an in-depth analysis of the direct and indirect competitors to Kelley Blue Book Instant Cash Offer and the experience they provide to the consumer. This analysis will require the individual to discover the competitor's financial information, strategies, geographic concentration, product strength, and brand strength. The analysis will identify areas to target for growth and ways to protect KBBs strengths.

* Research general trends in the consumer trade-in market

* Research and ascertain the top providers in the US

* Conduct information via email and phone conversations to determine key metrics including but not limited to valuations, product features, key differentiators (according to them), etc.

* Conduct SWOT analysis on the key metrics from the surveys and secondary research

* Deliver a written report outlining the key findings including best practice commonalities and recommendations for change

* Deliver a PowerPoint presentation summarizing the key findings and recommendations for change


* Current college student (preference towards Marketing Major)

* Must be proficient with Microsoft Outlook, Word, Power Point and Excel

* Ability to comprehend and interpret instructions, and able to ask check for understanding

* Must have excellent communication skills (verbal and written)

*Internship Criteria:*

* Internship is not eligible for sponsorship

* Preference is given to rising Juniors and Seniors (December 2021, May 2022 or May 2023 graduates)

* Field of study relevant to role, prefer Marketing Majors

* Ability to work approximately 10 weeks over summer months

* Ability to work remotely

Who We Are
*About Cox Automotive*
Theres nothing ordinary about Cox Automotive. We are people of every background driven by our passion for mobility, innovation, client success and community outreach. We make buying, selling and owning (or simply using) cars easier for everyone. Touching more than 40,000 clients across five continents, we bring together the best brands and the best teams to propel the automotive industry forward. Some of those team members work for our iconic consumer brands like Autotrader and Kelley Blue Book, while others are creating the future of automotive at industry-facing brands like Dealer.com, Manheim and vAuto.

*About Cox *
We are the Cox family of businesses. Weve been making our mark since 1898 by building and evolving world-class businesses, staying true to our values, and encouraging top talent to always look for growth and impact while building a career with us. Our primary divisions Cox Communications and Cox Automotive are driving a new wave of innovation, powering smart cities with powerhouse broadband communications and pioneering greener, more progressive transportation alternatives for individuals and fleet operators. Were also expanding into new spaces like cleantech and healthcare to rev up our momentum toward building a better future for the next generation. Were looking for the talent today who will be our leaders tomorrow. Sound intriguing? Learn more about where we are today, where we hope youll be going with us, and the common purpose that unites us at coxenterprises.com.
Cox is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer - All qualified applicants/employees will receive consideration for employment without regard to that individuals age, race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Statement to ALL Third-Party Agencies and Similar Organizations: Cox accepts resumes only from agencies with which we formally engage their services. Please do not forward resumes to our applicant tracking system, Cox employees, Cox hiring manager, or send to any Cox facility. Cox is not responsible for any fees or charges associated with unsolicited resumes.
Posted: 2021-02-22 Expires: 2021-03-29
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