Encompass Health Careers

Strategic Planning Intern

Birmingham, Alabama
Home Office

Job Description

Encompass Health Home Office in Birmingham, AL is currently seeking a qualified candidate to intern with our Strategic Planning department in 2019. Encompass Health (NYSE: EHC) is a ~$4 billion leader in post-acute care, offering facility-based and home-based patient care through its national network of inpatient rehabilitation hospitals, home health agencies, and hospices. EHC employs approximately 38,000 people nationwide and is committed to delivering high-quality, cost-effective integrated care across the post-acute continuum.


This internship is a 10-12 week program that will differ based on business need and will have a direct impact on our business and patients. MBA interns may:

·         Collaborate closely with senior leadership to support key initiatives and evaluate potential business opportunities

·         Apply creative problem-solving skills to strategic initiatives; communicate insights and synthesize conclusions into recommendations

·         Build financial models; conduct high-quality business, market, and competitor analyses; help identify and assess existing and new market initiatives

Typical projects include:

         Working in partnership with a business unit on core strategic initiatives

         Developing new market strategy including end-to-end assessment of issues such as attractiveness, go-to-market, risks, decision criteria, economic modeling, and business planning

         Building macro, market, and competitor analysis

• Must be US citizen or have permanent US work authorization
• 3+ years of full-time work experience, preferably in healthcare or a related field
• Must have strong analytical skills, be results-oriented, demonstrate strategic thinking, be able to juggle multiple priorities, have comfort with ambiguity, and possess excellent interpersonal and verbal/written communication skills around senior and executive management
• Motivated self-starter with the ability to work independently and within a team environment
• Currently pursuing an MBA, with a strategy, marketing or finance focus preferred
• MS Excel, Word and PowerPoint proficiency expected

Address: 9001 Liberty Parkway, Birmingham 35242
Job ID: 1910841