NOTE: Check links on Lego’s open innovation efforts at the end of this post
Would you like to help define Lego’s open innovation strategy? Would you like to help build a culture at Lego where open innovation becomes an integrated part of doing business?
Then you should apply for this job: Senior Manager Open Innovation at Lego
Your mission will be to support Lego’s growth ambition by establishing a systematic and disciplined approach to open innovation. Lego define open innovation as “systematic value creation through collaboration with internal talent, external partners and consumers”.
You will help define the strategy, set best practice standards, design processes and build their open innovation toolbox. All of this to enable the organization to effectively leverage ideas and concepts coming from employees and consumers as well as professional partners.
In addition, you will establish a strong network of practitioners across the company and together you will run pilot projects and create a culture that embraces open innovation as a natural and integrated way of innovating and creating new growth opportunities for Lego.
I have had several interactions with Lego over the years and I can promise you that you will get to work with smart as well as nice people if you land this great job. Click here for more information.
If you want to know more about how Lego embraces external input for the innovation process, you can check out these links: