SouthfieldRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Southfield jobs

Senior Research & Forecasting Analyst Interior Components

Company: IHS Markit
Location: Southfield
Posted on: September 18, 2022

Job Description:

Your role Are you an expert in Vehicle Interior technologies? Are you passionate about cars? Do you enjoy analysing markets and technologies while developing new solutions for clients? The Supply Chain and Technology team at S&P Global Mobility is looking for a Senior Research & Forecasting Analyst within its Materials and Vehicle Dynamics practice. The role will primarily:

  • Conduct primary and secondary research to build in-depth understanding of North American automotive interiors and lighting markets as related to seating technologies, interior/ambient lighting trends as well as the impact of automotive mega trends (i.e. autonomy) on these areas (e.g.: future of seating).
  • Maintain databases which track a set of attributes related to interior and lighting technologies including front/rear lighting, ambient lighting, seat recliners/adjusters, airbags and more
  • Present findings/data via webinars and at conferences/tradeshows/client events
  • Nurture a network of contacts at automotive interior/lighting companies, both at regional and global level Your team You will be working within the Materials & Vehicle Dynamics (MVD) Practice integrated in the Supply Chain and Technology Team. Whilst the job location is flexible, we operate as a fully global team with over 100 analysts in 20 offices around the globe. The MVD team consists of 12 analysts, dedicated to four major automotive domains (Chassis/Interior/Lighting/Materials domains) Your expertise You have
    • Proven understanding of current and future trends in automotive interior and lighting technologies and their various applications.
    • Passion and knowledge of automotive, technology, and/or interior industry.
    • OEM and/or Tier-1 relevant experience is highly desirable
    • Demonstrated analytical and data interpretation skills
    • Proficiency with MS applications required (Excel, Word and PowerPoint); understanding of database mechanics helpful but not essential (e.g. Access, Knime)
    • Strong presentations skills and comfortable in client interactions a plus
    • Fluency in English, knowledge of another language would be considered a plus You are
      • A team player
      • A good communicator
      • Flexible in the way of approaching work
      • Precise and respectful of timelines Flexible Working We pride ourselves on our agility and diversity, and we welcome requests to work flexibly. For most roles, flexible hours and/or an element of remote working are usually possible. Please talk to us at interview about the type of arrangement that is best for you. We will always try to be adaptable wherever we can. Return to Work Have you taken time out for caring responsibilities and are now looking to return to work? As part of our Return to Work initiative (link to career site page when available), we are encouraging enthusiastic and talented returners to apply, and will actively support your return to the workplace. Your colleagues About us We are over 14,000 analysts, data scientists and specialists armed with real-time technology and data, working together to uncover deeper sources of information. The unique insights we provide help the industries and markets that drive our economies operate more efficiently, outpace competition and secure long-term success. Our global insights impact nearly every major sector - from aerospace to automotive. We empower our customers by isolating cause and effect, risk and opportunity in new ways so they can make well-informed decisions with greater confidence. This is a force we call The New Intelligence. Join us Boundaries belong on maps, not in your work. Start every day at IHS Markit with the excitement of what's next, by working with people from across the globe on interesting, cutting-edge projects and gaining once-in-a-lifetime learning experiences. It is easy to be passionate and invested in your work here, knowing you are causing an effect for some of the world's most influential companies. You'll get to be hands-on with, and see the direct impact, of your work. Career satisfaction just comes with the territory here. Compensation/Benefits Information (US Applicants Only): S&P Global states that the anticipated base salary range for this position is $60,341 to $90,000 . Base salary ranges may vary by geographic location. In addition to base compensation, this role is eligible for an annual incentive plan. This role is eligible to receive additional S&P Global/IHS Markit benefits. ----------------------------------------------- Equal Opportunity Employer: S&P Global is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race/ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, military veteran status, unemployment status, or any other status protected by law. Only electronic job submissions will be considered for employment. If you need an accommodation during the application process due to a disability, please send an email to: and your request will be forwarded to the appropriate person. US Candidates Only: The EEO is the Law Poster describes discrimination protections under federal law.

Keywords: IHS Markit, Southfield , Senior Research & Forecasting Analyst Interior Components, Professions , Southfield, Michigan

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Michigan jobs by following @recnetMI on Twitter!

Southfield RSS job feeds