Strategic Planning Intern 2020

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Job Description

Encompass Health Home Office in Birmingham, AL is currently seeking a qualified candidate to intern with our Strategic Planning department in 2020. 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 41,000 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
Schedule: Full-time
Job ID: 1928018