Ericsson Early Career Program | Excellerate | Strategy Management

Job Description

Date: May 16, 2019

Ericsson Early Career Program | Excellerate | Strategy Management


EXCELLERATE is an opportunity to engage with commercial projects at a strategic and global level, rising to challenges and becoming a leader.


We’ll give you the most awesome career, but you’ll be the one seizing the opportunities and making it happen, bringing the right skills, attitude and vision. We work, we implement, and we embrace opportunity on a grand scale. You’ll use vision and ambition to share our global perspective.


Your journey within the Excellerate Program will start as Strategy Manager



The Strategy unit is responsible for driving development of the strategy and business plan for Service Area Networks, in close collaboration with Portfolio Management. The unit also plays supporting roles in formal portfolio development, assisting strategy execution and learning for next phase strategy development.

The Strategy unit is now forming a new cross-unit function to support early stage development in a less formalized manner, including experimentation and co-creation together with R&D teams and our market-facing organizations (and their customers). The mission of this new function is to cultivate strategic and/or innovative AI programs to deliver new value within the services business. Team members will explore innovative ideas from our market-facing organizations, the industry or academia and evaluate commercial potential and viability to industrialize.



  • Help define and oversee the services innovation and incubation process
  • Work closely with our market areas to cultivate innovative collaboration
  • Define the selection and oversight process for our innovation funnel
  • Secure alignment between the business strategy and proposed innovation activities
  • Drive techno-commercial development based on market research and pilot feedback
  • Capture and share lessons learned for running a successful service Innovation process


  • Business acumen to explore, evaluate and promote innovation areas
  • Open-minded innovative mindset and curiosity of learning
  • Changed-oriented, outcome-led and disruption-minded
  • Program leadership experience with self-driven initiative taking
  • Able to collaborate with diverse regional organizations
  • Cultivate a learning organization culture
  • Open for travel and short-term assignments


Early Career Program | Excellerate

  • One international job, or assignment rotation, during your 18-month development program
  • Mentoring from an experienced senior leader
  • Structured training in a multi-cultural setting
  • Strategic and cross-functional projects in global and virtual team

We’re looking for people who can seize the initiative, operate with a consultative approach and collaborate on cross-technology solutions. You’re looking for early responsibility, freedom, autonomy and chances to show real leadership to solve problems. Look no further.

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Last date to apply: Recruitment will be ongoing, the last day to apply is the 26th of May 2019. Send in your application today.
Location: Stockholm, Sweden
Contact: If you have any questions please contact Recruitment Specialist Monal Jain at



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Primary country and city: Sweden (SE) || || Stockholm || IT

Req ID: 278967