O-I Business Development Intern in Perrysburg, Ohio

Business Development Intern

  • Job ID #:5635

  • Functional Area:Public Relations

  • Position Type:Not Indicated

  • Relocation Provided:

  • Location:Global HQ - Perrysburg, OH

  • Department:Research & Development

  • Education Required:Bachelors Degree

  • Experience Required:3 - 5 Years

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Position Description:

ABOUT O-I:

Owens-Illinois, Inc. (NYSE: OI) is the world's largest glass container manufacturer and preferred partner for many of the world's leading food and beverage brands. The Company had revenues of $6.9 billion in 2017 and employs more than 26,500 people at 78 plants in 23 countries. With global headquarters in Perrysburg, Ohio, O-I delivers safe, sustainable, pure, iconic, brand-building glass packaging to a growing global marketplace.

We are currently seeking a Business Development Intern to join our team at our World Headquarters in Perrysburg, OH.

JOB SUMMARY:

This role is responsible for leading the development of an initial business plan for a new organization within the Company. The plan is expected to address current technology replacement and business growth possibilities, as well as anticipated future opportunities. A second priority will be to work with the North American Commercial team on additional, related initiatives .

The candidate will be working in and promoting an environment that operates on the following principles:

  • Critical strategic objectives associated with breakthrough and/or disruptive market opportunities.

  • A dedicated organization model, based on entrepreneurial spirit and approach.

  • A strong sense of urgency; driven by the vital importance of "speed-to-market."

Teams empowered with a high level of autonomy within the given framework

PRINCIPAL ACCOUNTABILITIES:

  • Lead the formulation of an initial business development plan for a new organization within the Company.

  • Drive broad, yet strong cross-functional stakeholder and employee engagement, understanding and support in developing the plan.

  • Provide support as needed, and as time offers, to the North America Commercial team.

REPORTING RELATIONSHIPS:

This role will report to the Senior Director of Research and Innovation

Position Requirements:

EXPERIENCE & EDUCATION:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Finance, Marketing, or related field

  • Approximately 5 years of business experience in a corporate setting preferred

  • Actively working toward an MBA

TRAVEL REQUIREMENTS:

Up to 15%

Must be able to perform the essential functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodations.

Must be authorized to work in the U.S. on a full-time basis.

WHAT WE OFFER:

  • Opportunity for future growth and advancement

  • Generous, Award-winning 401(k) plan w/ employer contribution & match

  • Half Day Fridays (during U.S. daylight savings time from April 6 until Nov. 2)

  • Comprehensive benefits package

  • Relaxed and contemporary dress code

  • Education Assistance program

  • Adoption Assistance program

  • and much more…

O-I is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class. If, because of a medical condition or disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application process, or in order to perform the essential functions of a position, please contact O-I at hr.recruiters@o-i.com and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information.

O-I is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities. If, because of a medical condition or disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application process, or in order to perform the essential functions of a position, please contact O-I at corp.comm@o-i.com and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information.