IHS Markit Consulting Associate - Apprentice in Southfield, Michigan

Consulting Associate

IHS Markit Advisory Services is seeking an energetic and motivated self-starter to join our North American Automotive team. Team members will be exposed to a number of IHS Markit disciplines within Automotive and other sectors while gaining valuable insights and experience through interaction with seasoned project managers. Tasks may include primary research through the integration of IHS Markit internal resources, internet and various database portals as well as 3rd party research. Selected candidates will work closely with project managers to build analysis, specific forecasts and presentation decks and deliverables for various engagements.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Interact with IHS Markit colleagues to conduct primary and secondary research as part of IHS Markit Automotive Advisory engagements.

  • Utilize Microsoft Office programs (PowerPoint, Excel and Word) to build deliverables with a focus on chart/graphics capability and/or forecast databases

  • Ability to work as a collaborative team with IHS Markit colleagues and 3rd party contributors in North America and abroad

  • Willingness to learn, contribute and be part of the premier auto research team in the global automotive industry

Qualifications:

  • Enrolled in a Bachelor’s Degree program in Business, Economics, Marketing, Engineering or similar discipline.

  • Background in statistics or data analytics would be a plus.

  • Interest in understanding the automotive industry and its structure

  • Previous experience as an intern or part-time capacity within automotive is a plus.

  • Personal organization skills with track record of managing multiple projects to ensure on time delivery and customer delight.

  • Personality and confidence to build strong relationships at all levels internally and externally.

  • Experience with creating and presenting Microsoft Power Point Presentations and advanced Excel capability. Tableau capability would be a plus.

  • Hours are flexible per school commitments

  • Other requirements:

  • Good written and verbal communication skills

  • Good time management skills

  • Ability to function with minimal direction

It is the policy of IHS Markit to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, IHS Markit will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. We maintain a drug-free workplace. For candidates in the US, we are a participant in E-Verify (see link below).

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IHS Markit harnesses deep sources of information, analytics and expertise to forge solutions for the industries and markets that drive global economies. Our company partners with clients in business, finance and government to provide the unrivaled insights and perspectives that lead to well-informed, confident decisions. We call this The New Intelligence. IHS Markit serves more than 50,000 key customers in more than 140 countries, including 80 percent of the Fortune Global 500. We help decision makers apply higher-level thinking to daily tasks and strategic issues across a host of industries and disciplines including energy, finance, automotive, engineering, technology, maritime and trade, aerospace and defense, chemical, and economics and country risk.

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