Research Analyst, Automotive at IHS

Research Analyst, Automotive

Gdansk - ul. Marynarki Polskiej 163 | Munich-Friedenheimer Brucke 29 | Frankfurt, Friedrich - Tower 185 | Essen - Theodor-Althoff-Str

Job Description

As an Analyst, you will be:

  • Coordinating of future forecast intelligence gathering across the different planning solutions divisions
  • Participating at monthly forecast lock-up meetings; liaising conflicting forecast assumptions with the respective parties in a constructive matter
  • Using specialized knowledge of the automotive market in order to provide strategic assessments of the longer-term OEM portfolio developments
  • Understanding and applying IHS Markit Automotive forecast methodologies; effectively utilize IHS Markit’s proprietary tools and data sources to form sound forecast conclusions
  • Providing commentary with analysis and rationale supporting vehicle forecasts
  • Ensuring that all services for which responsibility is held are produced and maintained at the highest quality levels and consistently delivered on a timely basis
  • Presenting to Client Briefings, Executive Briefings and similar gatherings the latest intelligence to aid clients in key decision-making
  • Supporting the sales and marketing efforts of the organization


As an Analyst, you will be expected to have:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering or similar
  • Interest in automotive industry
  • Fluency in English written and spoken, preferably at a business level. Second language will be advantage.
  • Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office to include expertise in Excel and well-practiced in PowerPoint.
  • Strong data manipulation skills.

You will also need qualifications and skills of:

  • Ability to prioritize, solve problems and make decisions
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong analytical skills and the ability to assess and interpret information.
  • Organizational skills that demonstrate the ability to handle multiple tasks and to effectively prioritize under pressure towards tight deadlines.

We offer:

  • Access to the most interesting information technologies
  • The ability to implement your own ideas and solutions
  • Participation in conferences and training
  • English classes
  • Three days for charity/volunteering
  • Chillout & fun room (table tennis, table football, Xbox, billiards)
  • Attractive benefits package (private health care, life insurance, MultiSport card)
  • Fruit days, Coffee, tea, chocolate

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