2020 Summer Interns (Full-Time Or Part-Time)
Pioneer Consulting Asia-Pacific (PCA) is an international management consultancy specializing in the telecoms, media, gaming, ePayments, digital banking, emerging digital ecosystems and other digital developments. We work with leading telcos and content providers across Asia-Pacific – our client portfolio includes both challengers and established players like Sony, BBC, and 21st Century Fox (Disney) as well as telcos like Globe, XL Axiata, and others.
PCA is looking for summer analysts to join our Singapore practice to support our consultants on the development and delivery of consulting engagements.
What You'll Do and What You'll Learn
As a summer analyst, you'll gain first-hand experience in consulting as part of a team of 3-5. Your tasks will include the following:
Conducting (secondary) market, competitive, and landscape research, particularly in the area of digital developments
Analysing information and generating insights
Assisting in developing and presenting recommendations
Supporting various business development activities (e.g. proposal development, opportunity identification, etc.)
Summer analysts receive coaching and mentoring from colleagues at different seniority levels. This includes an introduction to commonly used consulting frameworks and methodologies, and training in research strategies, presentation development, and communication skills. In addition, you will have the opportunity to learn about management consulting as a career from different perspectives.
Our summer analysts participate in a wide range of projects, both internal and external. Every experience is different, based on the type of projects we are undertaking. We strongly encourage applicants to speak to our past summer analysts to find out more about their experience with PCA.
Who We're Looking For
We are looking out for applicants who are:
Currently reading for an undergraduate degree in any discipline, with a preference for Business, Economics, Engineering, Marketing, Finance, or Accounting
Have a GPA / CAP at the Second Upper / Honours (Distinction) / Cum Laude level or above
Are numerate and comfortable with spreadsheet modelling
Capable of conducting secondary market and industry research
Experienced in producing quality Powerpoint presentations quickly
In addition, applicants should also:
Have a strong command of spoken and written English
Be highly motivated and a self-starter, with an output-focused mindset
Be comfortable with working a small office without too much supervision, and dealing with consultants / managers in other countries
Have excellent communication, inter-personal skills and who are prepared to put forward ideas and ask questions
Prior experience in the telecoms and media industry will be an advantage but is not mandatory.
PCA recruits summer analysts from diverse backgrounds and assesses all applications on a case-by-case basis – we welcome applications from candidates who do not entirely fit this profile.
If you are interested, please submit your latest CV to firstname.lastname@example.org along with 2 sample Powerpoint presentations you have helped develop. In your application, please explain the role you played in each presentation.