Graduate Opportunities in Business Strategy with Ford Motor Company
Business Strategy is part of the global Strategy function formed to meet the rapidly evolving consumer wants major innovation and changes in our business are required, including both the Core and New business opportunities.
Within the European Business Strategy organization the team will support the Companies strategy development in Europe and MEA. In addition a new European Mobility Strategy group is being established its primary objective is to work with the European Ford Smart Mobility Team to develop and evolve a compelling European Mobility Strategy covering all aspects of mobility.
Business Strategy consists of the following broad work groups:
- Strategic Planning
- Mobility Strategy
- Business Development and Financial Analysis
Within Business Strategy, you will be part of a global team and play a central role in defining strategic choices facing the Company, making best use of insight, resources and capability. This is a really exciting opportunity to work in alongside other functions within the business.
As part of the Business Strategy team, you will need the following core skills:
- Strong analytical and data modelling skills, business acumen and creativity
- A self-starting problem solver who can see the big picture
- Desire and ability to excel in an unstructured and fast moving / changing environment
- Teamwork skills - work well within a small cross-functional team
- Ability to understand and research market, product and competitive trends and evolve insights
- Strong oral and written communication skills - able to independently interface with Management
- Support delivering the strategic development process to address fundamental strategic choices
- Support in identification, evaluation & development of business opportunities and partnership possibilities
You will be able to develop your professional skills through work based experience and training and know that you are joining one of the leading automotive and mobility companies in the world.
If you are keen to work in a new emerging area whereby there are a variety of roles which would provide you with new challenges, then a career at Ford could be the perfect opportunity for you.