Junior Business Developer - International Assignment, VIE
Auburn Hills, MI
Job Description


Faurecia is an Equal Opportunity Employer

New trends and expectations are reshaping the automotive industry. Inspired by the exciting new challenges associated with this revolution, Faurecia anticipates the future of mobility developing cutting-edge solutions for smart life on board and sustainable mobility. If you are willing to contribute and create value for tomorrow's cleaner and smarter mobility, Faurecia is the place to be!

Faurecia's VIE Program?

The VIE Program of Faurecia is an international young graduate program, which enables young graduates native from the European Economic Area (EU + Norway, Liechtenstein and Iceland) aged between 18 and 28 to work for one of our subsidiary around the world!

Business France, the French agency for international business development, is in charge of all the administrative procedures of your assignment. For further information, please visit the following link: https://www.civiweb.com/ and https://careers.faurecia.com/job-offers

PLEASE NOTE: your application must be submitted in English to be considered by our non-French speaking teams in our plants worldwide.

PLEASE NOTE: as part of your international development, you cannot perform a VIE in the country of your citizenship.

Your position and environment?

Our Faurecia Interior Systems Business Group - Cockpit of the Future Division is looking for you as a VIE - Junior Business Development Engineer m/f for our site in Auburn Hills, MI, USA.

Your role and responsibilities?

In alignment to the Business Group strategies and for various, complex and diverse product scope, worldwide, the VIE - Junior Business Developer will work closely with the whole Cockpit of the Future team and the Business Group in order to enrich the Faurecia Consumer Strategy.

Your main missions will be to

  • Fuel Faurecia's Cockpit of the Future with new ideas and innovations
  • Support the identification of consumer trends through surveys, social media listening and secondary trend research
  • Trend watch for new services and business models in both the consumer and the mobility market
  • Support customer workshops to increase customer intimacy
  • Lead projects within the Cockpit of the Future domain
  • Support business plan and offer preparations
  • Prepare internal and external presentations

The mission will last 18 months.

Who are you?

  • Master's degree/Engineering diploma in with a specialization in Marketing, Business Administration, Economics, or Industrial Engineering and Management
  • Fluent in English (speaking and writing), other languages would be a plus
  • Previous experience in Business development or consumer research or trend research is a plus
  • Statistical background required
  • Good business understanding
  • Good organizational skills
  • Good presentation and communication skills
  • Hands-on attitude
  • Team player
  • International mindset

Ready to take on a new challenge? Apply and join us!

Job Type Full-time