Strategy Intern, eBay Classifieds Group

Location:

Toronto, Canada
Requisition Number:
R0044742

About the business:

eBay Classifieds Group (eCG) is an innovative leader in online classifieds with brands that span the globe. Our sites help people find whatever they’re looking for in their local communities – whether it’s a job, an apartment, a sofa, a car, financial services or new friends. Every connection made or item found makes a difference by creating a world where people share more and waste less. People who want to connect and trade visit our sites because they’re fun, easy to use and built on trust.

About the role:

We are seeking to hire a Strategy intern for our Canadian (Kijiji Canada) and Emerging Markets (Gumtree South Africa, Vivanuncios Mexico) businesses. This role will report into the Head of Strategy of these markets. As the selected individual, you will support answering strategic and operational questions that relate to marketplace dynamics, user behavior, performance measurement, financial planning, and potential M&A or partnership opportunities.

Responsibilities:

  • Support regular business reviews though consolidating, synthesizing, and preparing executive level presentations
  • Contribute to high-quality business analyses, market insights, and modelling on ad hoc projects for key partners
  • Assist with monitoring the competitive landscape, identify trends from market and industry data, and help make compelling strategic business recommendations
  • Help work with global teams as required on strategic projects and benchmarking initiatives
  • Contribute to business case development for commercial opportunities & gaps

Qualifications:

  • Undergraduate degree required
  • Some experience in, and / or strong affinity for, the Online, Media, or Technology space
  • Excellent analytical thinking, technical analysis, and data manipulation skills
  • Strong oral and written communication skills with high attention to detail, ability to help deliver impactful management presentations
  • Willingness to work during periods with high workloads
  • Strong project management skills and ability to multi-task
  • High energy and able to work in a results-oriented, dynamic, and fast growth environment
  • Ability to develop strong professional relationships

Benefits:

Benefits are an essential part of your total compensation for the work you do every day. Whether you’re single, in a growing family, or nearing retirement, eBay offers a variety of comprehensive and competitive benefit programs to meet your needs.

We love building opportunities for others by connecting people from widely diverse backgrounds, perspectives, and geographies. So, being diverse and inclusive isn’t just something we strive for, it is who we are, and part of what we do each and every single day. We want to ensure that as an employee, you feel Kijiji is a place where, no matter who you are, you feel safe, included, and that you have the opportunity to bring your unique self to work. To learn about our Diversity & Inclusion click here: https://www.ebayinc.com/company/diversity-inclusion/

Covid-19

People are the heart of the eBay Classifieds business, and their health and well-being are our first priority.

We continue to monitor local government guidance and partner closely with medical advisors to determine the safest and best next steps for everyone. As a result, most teams are working remotely, with a few teams able to collaborate in person with enhanced safety procedures. We will discuss the particular case for your region during the interview process. As a general rule, interviews will be completed remotely over video calls.

eBay Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, and disability, or other legally protected status.  If you are unable to submit an application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at talent@ebay.com.  We will make every effort to respond to your request for disability assistance as soon as possible.

For more information see:  EEO is the Law Poster and EEO is the Law Poster Supplement

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Strategy Intern, eBay Classifieds Group

Toronto, Canada Requisition Number R0044742

About the business:

eBay Classifieds Group (eCG) is an innovative leader in online classifieds with brands that span the globe. Our sites help people find whatever they’re looking for in their local communities – whether it’s a job, an apartment, a sofa, a car, financial services or new friends. Every connection made or item found makes a difference by creating a world where people share more and waste less. People who want to connect and trade visit our sites because they’re fun, easy to use and built on trust.

About the role:

We are seeking to hire a Strategy intern for our Canadian (Kijiji Canada) and Emerging Markets (Gumtree South Africa, Vivanuncios Mexico) businesses. This role will report into the Head of Strategy of these markets. As the selected individual, you will support answering strategic and operational questions that relate to marketplace dynamics, user behavior, performance measurement, financial planning, and potential M&A or partnership opportunities.

Responsibilities:

  • Support regular business reviews though consolidating, synthesizing, and preparing executive level presentations
  • Contribute to high-quality business analyses, market insights, and modelling on ad hoc projects for key partners
  • Assist with monitoring the competitive landscape, identify trends from market and industry data, and help make compelling strategic business recommendations
  • Help work with global teams as required on strategic projects and benchmarking initiatives
  • Contribute to business case development for commercial opportunities & gaps

Qualifications:

  • Undergraduate degree required
  • Some experience in, and / or strong affinity for, the Online, Media, or Technology space
  • Excellent analytical thinking, technical analysis, and data manipulation skills
  • Strong oral and written communication skills with high attention to detail, ability to help deliver impactful management presentations
  • Willingness to work during periods with high workloads
  • Strong project management skills and ability to multi-task
  • High energy and able to work in a results-oriented, dynamic, and fast growth environment
  • Ability to develop strong professional relationships

Benefits:

Benefits are an essential part of your total compensation for the work you do every day. Whether you’re single, in a growing family, or nearing retirement, eBay offers a variety of comprehensive and competitive benefit programs to meet your needs.

We love building opportunities for others by connecting people from widely diverse backgrounds, perspectives, and geographies. So, being diverse and inclusive isn’t just something we strive for, it is who we are, and part of what we do each and every single day. We want to ensure that as an employee, you feel Kijiji is a place where, no matter who you are, you feel safe, included, and that you have the opportunity to bring your unique self to work. To learn about our Diversity & Inclusion click here: https://www.ebayinc.com/company/diversity-inclusion/

Covid-19

People are the heart of the eBay Classifieds business, and their health and well-being are our first priority.

We continue to monitor local government guidance and partner closely with medical advisors to determine the safest and best next steps for everyone. As a result, most teams are working remotely, with a few teams able to collaborate in person with enhanced safety procedures. We will discuss the particular case for your region during the interview process. As a general rule, interviews will be completed remotely over video calls.

eBay Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, and disability, or other legally protected status.  If you are unable to submit an application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at talent@ebay.com.  We will make every effort to respond to your request for disability assistance as soon as possible.

For more information see:  EEO is the Law Poster and EEO is the Law Poster Supplement

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