IHS Markit Supply Chain and Technology (Automotive) team is looking for a qualified candidate to lead European research, analysis and forecasting around connected car, with a focus on technology trends, supply chain aspects (e.
g. who supplies whom) and emerging business models linked to telematics, infotainment, mapping and apps. Job location can be Frankfurt, London, Paris or Milan.
General Job Duties
Conduct primary and secondary research to build in-depth understanding of the European automotive connected car sector
Maintain databases which track connected car technologies and supplier information
Present findings / data via webinars and at conferences / tradeshows / client events
Nurturing a network of contacts at automotive companies
Project work involvement, including cross-regional and cross-team projects as needed
Directly support local sales team to secure renewals and new business
Proven understanding of current and future trends in infotainment and telematics
Engineering background is highly desirable, OEM and / or Tier-1 relevant experience is a plus.
Fluency in English, additional language skills an added bonus.
Passion and knowledge of automotive and / or mobile industry, Proven connections / entry points in the automotive industry
Proficiency with MS applications required (Excel, Word and PowerPoint); understanding of database mechanics helpful but not essential (e.g. Access, SQL)
Accurate Analytical and Data interpretation skills
Strong presentations skills and comfortable in client interactions
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In addition, IHS Markit will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. We maintain a drug-
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