Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • San Jose


GigNow ( at ) is an online sourcing, matching and hiring talent marketplace for contractors that matches talent with relevant opportunities at EY. As part of EY’s Global Innovation, we are lean and move fast like a startup while enjoy the benefits of being part of an established and successful 100+ year old company with annual revenue exceeding $30B. Come be part of our growing team located in San Jose, CA and help us evolve and scale our platform.
About the role
As a Business Strategy & Growth Intern at GigNow, you will assist our Growth team with expanding adoption and usage of the GigNow Platform across our firms globally at EY, as well as, driving awareness around GigNow and revenue opportunities. This role will be heavily involved in the day-to-day planning and the execution of our global strategy. This paid internship will last up to 12 weeks and take place in the 2019 Summer at our San Jose, CA office.
You will:
Assist with rollout of the GigNow Platform to EY firms globally; communication, coordination, and launch support.
Work within a team to develop a global strategy to increase usage of the GigNow Platform.
Team with Marketing to help develop a communication plan to highlight the benefits of GigNow.
Lead efforts to document progress towards strategy and execution goals.
Assist with revenue growth planning activities, tracking, and reporting.
Assist with an internal community initiative aimed at driving engagement and support.
You will have:
Working towards an undergraduate or graduate degree in business or a related field.
Business acumen; able to understand the business implications of various approaches.
Results-oriented with ability to make timely decisions and translate strategy into action.
Strong attention to detail and ability to summarize and communicate at all levels of the organization.
Ability to collaborate & influence; able to facilitate alignment without compromising principles.
Analytical and process-oriented mindset.
Empathy for Customers AND passion for revenue and growth.
Mid to advanced level Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint skills.
What we offer:
Competitive pay
Fun and friendly atmosphere
Agile everything
Free healthy snacks and drinks
Lots of team building events and fun activities
Located in San Jose close to Diridon Station with access via Cal Train, Amtrak, VTA, and ACE Train transit options
About EY
As a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services, we hire and develop the most passionate people in their field to help build a better working world. This starts with a culture that believes in giving you the training, opportunities and creative freedom to make things better. So that whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime.
Equal Employment Opportunity Information
Ernst & Young LLP, is strongly committed to equal opportunity and values the diversity of our work force and the knowledge of our people.
Ernst & Young LLP provides all qualified applicants consideration for staffing without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, disability or protected veteran status, or any other legally protected basis, in accordance with applicable law.
Ernst & Young LLP is committed to providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities. If you are a qualified individual with a disability and either need assistance applying online or need to request an accommodation during the interview process, please notify us.

About the company

A multinational professional services firm headquartered in London, United Kingdom. It is one of the "Big Four" audit firms and is the third largest professional services firm in the world by aggregated revenue in 2014.

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