Frost & Sullivan Internship-Visionary Innovation Internship Program in San Antonio, Texas

Internship-Visionary Innovation Internship Program

Job Title:Internship-Visionary Innovation Internship Program

Job Type:Temporary

Location:San Antonio, TX


This position is both a powerful integration of hands-on market and trends research techniques and a practical internship in the application of business and strategy fundamentals. The focus of this internship program is on trends-based research (5-10+ year horizon), with particular attention paid to implications for business. The program is designed as a learning intensive period of two months, (8) weeks, during the Summer months, with actual research production goals. The program is designed to provide a wealth of learning experience and résumé-enhancing certification in trends and business strategy consulting.

This exciting position provides the following benefits:

  • Complete immersion and involvement with the Frost & Sullivan Visionary Innovation Group;

  • Interaction with Frost & Sullivan’s client base, including executives and management of many Fortune 500 companies;

  • Exposure to a global, multi-national workforce;

  • Communications, research, and time management skills that are applicable to all career paths.

Successful Candidates will be:

  • Motivated to learn and develop their career path;

  • Driven to become a successful, well-rounded, and experienced research and/or business professional;

  • Ambitious and reliable;

  • Studying business, economics, sociology, or anthropology (candidates outside these degree programs may be considered but must be prepared to articulate their interest in and qualifications for this program);

  • Deeply interested in futurism; technological, social, economic, and business trends;

  • Enrolled in an undergraduate degree program in the San Antonio, Texas, area.

The Frost & Sullivan Visionary Innovation Internship Program Offers:

  • Résumé-enhancing certificate upon completion of program;

  • Strong career track experience from which to grow;

  • A mixture of 25 percent training and 75 percent practical research and business experience;

  • Hourly pay;

  • The ability to work with and develop deep relationships with a strong global team of market analysts and consultants; to add immeasurable experience to your résumé; and the ability to begin working toward fulfilling your career goals.

How the program works:

Phase I

Interview applicantsAccept applicantsBegin internship program

Phase II

Introduction to Visionary InnovationOverview of market and trends-based research (exposure to in-house library)Introduction to research methodologiesApplicable tools and software training

Phase III

Experience in primary and secondary research gathering on a specific trends topicDevelopment of 1-2 pieces of publishable trends researchShadowing of consulting engagements and exposure to interactions with VIG clientsAccepted candidates should expect a commitment in time of 30-40 hours a week on-site over 8 weeks. All interns will receive competitive hourly pay. Full-time positions with Frost & Sullivan may be available to successful graduates.

Class size: The class is limited to two (2) students

Next Starting Date: June 1, 2018.

Frost & Sullivan is a fast-paced, energetic, dynamic environment that employs people with strategic and innovative ideas. We encourage career development by practicing a promote from within policy to enhance individual and career growth.

Frost & Sullivan is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to a work environment free from all forms of discrimination, including harassment.

If you want to learn more about Frost & Sullivan please visit our website

Or Contact:Paul PedrazaPaul.Pedraza@frost.com