Oh Snap!
This job is no longer active - but you can still view the details below.

Product & Growth Strategy Associate

| Chicago

Job Description Summary

Are you interested in Growth Strategy and cutting-edge Digital Innovation at a fast-growing technology company? If so, this might be the role for you. As part of enterprise strategy team, you will work closely with the Executive Leadership (ELT), including SVP of Corporate Strategy, Product Management, Marketing, to identify and incubate growth opportunities. Your key responsibilities will include performing strategic market analyses, developing growth concepts, building customer pitches, as well as guiding the Innovation Foundry R&D team to rapidly prototype and deploy product concepts. Work will include the full range of corporate strategy, technology innovation, product management, and alliance applications. In this role, you will gain valuable cross-functional experience and insight into CCC’s strategic initiatives. Strong performers will have the ability to take on added responsibility and will have numerous opportunities for career advancement within the company, based on areas of interest and business needs.

Job Duties

·         Conduct market scans and identify new growth opportunities

·         Perform competitive analysis in support of CCC’s business priorities

·         Create business cases for new growth opportunities, working with cross-functional teams

·         Incubate expansion opportunities including leading R&D team to demonstrate innovations and product concepts

·         Develop pitch materials for key customer meetings, including new and adjacent markets

·         Work with cross-functional teams including sales, product management, product development, and finance to help drive execution of business objectives

·         Provide analytic support for creation of business cases to pursue new investment and potential partnership/acquisition opportunities (as required)

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree required
  • 2-5 years of experience, ideally including business and/or growth strategy assignments; strong preference given to ex management / strategy consulting
  • Strong problem-solving skills with ability to quickly distill data sets into key insights
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills, with the ability to discuss and explain key issues / opportunities with senior business leaders
  • Self-starter, comfortable with ambiguity and independent work
  • Prior experience within the technology sector or demonstrated interest preferred
  • Familiarity or experience in insurance or automotive sectors not required
Read Full Job Description
Apply now
loading ...
Emailed

Technology we use

  • Engineering
  • Product
  • Sales & Marketing
    • .NETLanguages
    • JavaLanguages
    • JavascriptLanguages
    • KotlinLanguages
    • PHPLanguages
    • PythonLanguages
    • RLanguages
    • ScalaLanguages
    • SqlLanguages
    • KubernetesLanguages
    • DockerLanguages
    • jQueryLibraries
    • jQuery UILibraries
    • ReactLibraries
    • ReduxLibraries
    • Twitter BootstrapLibraries
    • AngularJSFrameworks
    • ASP.NETFrameworks
    • DjangoFrameworks
    • ExpressFrameworks
    • FlaskFrameworks
    • HadoopFrameworks
    • Node.jsFrameworks
    • Ruby on RailsFrameworks
    • SparkFrameworks
    • SpringFrameworks
    • TensorFlowFrameworks
    • HadoopFrameworks
    • CassandraDatabases
    • HBaseDatabases
    • Maria DBDatabases
    • Microsoft SQL ServerDatabases
    • MongoDBDatabases
    • MySQLDatabases
    • OracleDatabases
    • PostgreSQLDatabases
    • NoSQLDatabases
    • SparkDatabases
    • Google AnalyticsAnalytics
    • PhotoshopDesign
    • JIRAManagement
    • WordpressCMS

Location

Two city blocks and twenty-five stories of innovation and culture. theMART is interwoven into the fabric of Chicago’s history as an innovator in tech

An Insider's view of CCC

How would you describe the company’s work-life balance?

I've been here 5 years, and I learn something new everyday. I have the opportunity to grow my skill set, the flexibility to spend time with my family, and the support to accomplish my professional goals.

Prasanthi

Senior Manager, Quality Assurance

How do you collaborate with other teams in the company?

Austin and Chicago are both driving innovation and expanding into new technology. Regardless of location, both offices embrace collaboration and a desire to be one team. When needed, employees make trips between offices or use video-conferencing technology to make our interactions feel personal and authentic

Shelly

Vice President of Telematics

How has your career grown since starting at the company?

When I started as an intern at CCC, I was trusted to work with extraordinary technology. Now, as a DevOps Manager, I get to work on those technologies and new ones with other pioneers - that type of innovation ignites my creativity.

Amin

Manager, DevOps

How do you empower your team to be more creative?

Our teams are technically adept and highly capable. Equally, if not more importantly, they have a passion and desire to learn. We're not satisfied just cranking out code, there is a strong desire to learn about our customers and be creative

John

Director, Product Development

How does the company support your career growth?

Employees get to learn about multiple products across our entire customer base. This allows employees to figure out what area aligns best with their strengths and interests, and where they are looking to grow.

Susanne

Manager, Operations

What are CCC Perks + Benefits

CCC Benefits Overview

Perks are fun, but they should also be highly functional. So we offer more than just free coffee and gym membership benefits (though we've got those, too). We offer comprehensive and well thought-out benefits for your health, happiness and bank account.

Culture
Friends outside of work
Daily stand up
Team owned deliverables
Group brainstorming sessions
Pair programming
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
CCC's Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA) help employees cover out-of-pocket expenses with pre-tax contributions for medical, dental, vision, prescription drug, and dependent care expenses.
Disability Insurance
CCC provides short-term and long-term disability insurance.
Dental Benefits
CCC provides two dental plans with Aetna, PPO and DMO.
Vision Benefits
CCC provides two vision plans with VSP.
Health Insurance Benefits
CCC offers four medical plans offered through BCBSIL (PPO, Health Savings Account [HSA], Health Care Account [HCA], and Kaiser Permanente HMO.
Life Insurance
Pet Insurance
Wellness Programs
CCC's wellness programs includes bio-metric screenings, financial wellness, and weight loss programs. All of these are provided free of charge.
Onsite Gym
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
CCC offers ROTH and/or pre-tax contributions.
401(K) Matching
Performance Bonus
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Flexible Work Schedule
Remote Work Program
CCC allows employees to work remotely pending their team and manager's discretion.
Family Medical Leave
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Some Meals Provided
Happy Hours
CCC Employees host their own Happy Hours once a month where the entire Chicago office is invited. We have monthly themes along with beverages, snacks, and sometimes games for everyone to enjoy
Parking
Relocation Assistance
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Tuition Reimbursement
CCC offers tuition reimbursement to an accredited academic institution for all full-time employees up to $5,250 annually.
Lunch and learns
Promote from within
Continuing Education stipend
Online course subscriptions available

Additional Perks + Benefits

We know that investing in employee development is crucial. Employees have access to the CCC Learning Academy. The CCC Learning Academy was created as an internal platform for you as an employee. You come here to learn new skills such as time management, cooking, financing a home or career and business development. We empower our employees to learn within these four walls, but then go out and collaborate on these ideas with friends and family

More Jobs at CCC40 open jobs
All Jobs
Finance
Data + Analytics
Design + UX
Dev + Engineer
HR
Internships
Marketing
Operations
Product
Project Mgmt
Operations
new
Chicago
Developer
new
Chicago
Data + Analytics
new
Chicago
Data + Analytics
new
Chicago
Data + Analytics
new
Chicago
Developer
new
Chicago
Data + Analytics
new
Chicago
Finance
new
Chicago
Data + Analytics
new
Chicago
Data + Analytics
new
Chicago
Operations
new
Chicago
Operations
new
Chicago
Data + Analytics
new
Chicago
Developer
new
Chicago
Internships
new
Chicago
Finance
new
Chicago
Data + Analytics
new
Chicago
Finance
new
Chicago
Project Mgmt
new
Chicago
Data + Analytics
new
Chicago
Project Mgmt
new
Chicago
Design + UX
new
Chicago
Developer
new
Chicago
Developer
new
Chicago
Operations
new
Chicago
Data + Analytics
new
Chicago
HR
new
Chicago
Marketing
new
Chicago
Finance
new
Chicago
Developer
new
Chicago
Data + Analytics
new
Chicago
Operations
new
Chicago
Project Mgmt
new
Chicago
Developer
new
Chicago