STRATEGY AND INNOVATION ANALYST INTERN M/W

Company description

CorWave is a medtech and deeptech startup, part of the French Tech 120 index. CorWave is developing biomimetic implantable heart pumps with the goal of saving heart failure patients and offering them an active life. The CorWave pump is based on a breakthrough technology, the undulating membrane, protected by over 50 patents. CorWave has raised over 80M€ in non-dilutive and dilutive funding, from leading international investors. Supported by renowned surgeons, with more than 60 employees of 10 different nationalities, the company aims to become a global leader in its field. The “EPIC” values drive CorWavers in this scientific, medical, industrial and profoundly human adventure: Each other together / Persist with passion / Innovate for patients / Cultivate trust.

Job description

In CorWave’s English-speaking, international, young, dynamic and demanding environment, you will evolve within the Strategy and Marketing team and collaborate with Finance and R&D, with a high level of exposure to top management. Through your varied missions, you have a strong impact on the elaboration and execution of the company’s strategy. Your missions cover:

🎯💡 Strategy and Innovation: Supporting the development of clinical and go-to-market strategy / Supporting strategic planning, notably conducting benchmarks and case studies / Monitoring the company’s intellectual property / Conducting technology watch and foresight activities, including reviewing patents and scientific communications

📈📢 Strategic and Operational Marketing: Conducting market studies / Representing the company at international scientific conferences in Europe and the United States / Performing community management / Developing communication materials

🔎💰 Funding: Conducting financial intelligence / Supporting the due diligence process as part of equity rounds led by international investors (venture capital, family offices) / Preparing applications to public funding / Managing and reporting on funded projects.

Qualifications

You have an engineering school (e.g., in France, X, Mines, Centrale, ENSAM, AgroParisTech, etc.) or management background (e.g., HEC, ESSEC, ESCP, EDHEC, EM Lyon, etc.). A first experience in business strategy or strategic marketing, ideally in a medtech, diagnostics or consulting firm, is a plus.

You have excellent analytical skills, are fluent in French and in English (spoken and written) and have excellent writing skills. You are flexible, committed, team-oriented and have a positive attitude.

Compensation and logistics

  • Starting date: as soon as possible
  • Gratification: according to the school
  • Duration: 6 months
  • Possible permanent contract (“CDI”) after the internship
  • Benefits: “Titres-restaurants” / days of rest / 50% of transportation fees / bike kilometer compensation
  • Location: Clichy-Levallois / Metro line 13, train L

Recruitment process

  • 1st call in English
  • Onsite interviews with the Manager of the Strategy & Marketing team + HR team + CEO
  • Workshops
  • Reference check