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The S&P Global Mobility North American Light Vehicle Powertrain Forecasts requires an individual to maintain and grow that forecast service. North America is one of the key production regions in the global automotive market place. Therefore, this service needs strong local analytics and representation.

The Role:

  • Maintain S&P Global Mobility’s Light Vehicle Powertrain Forecast for Mexico, Canada, and the United States.
  • Collaborate with S&P Global analysts to integrate powertrain actions and sourcing patterns.
  • Create and deliver presentations both locally and internationally concerning the North American powertrain production environment.

The Team: You will report to the Americas Light Vehicle Powertrain forecasting manager, while working with experienced analysts from around the globe. You will join highly motivated analysts who foster teamwork and collaboration.

The Impact: This is a highly visible position as OEMs and suppliers alike are transitioning towards an electrified future. You will have a front row seat and opportunity to inform clients on numerous powertrain related topics.

What’s in it for you: Opportunity to work with analysts who love cars and what moves them! Flexible working environment allows for in person collaboration as well as remote working.


  • Ensures timely and accurate delivery of powertrain data; ensures data integrity; uses comprehensive quality control procedures to synthesize and integrate data; Based on data analysis, can make a high-quality forecast to clients; provides constructive input within expert area to peers.
  • Global and regional powertrain relevant policy, regulation and industry decarbonization research and analysis. Considers these as critical powertrain forecasts boundary from regional market level to OEM level to guide powertrain products forecasts.
  • Client support. Respond to client product inquiries and support them with email, telephone and face-to-face meetings. Presenting to client briefings, executive briefings and similar gatherings the latest intelligence to aid clients in key decision-making.
  • Present powertrain forecasts insights at conferences, tradeshows, client events, webinars to promote powertrain products/service.
  • Project work involvement, including cross-regional and cross-team projects as needed.

What We’re Looking For:

  • A degree in a related discipline.
  • Automotive experience of a technical nature desired.
  • Proficiency with MS applications required (Excel, Word and PowerPoint); understanding of database mechanics helpful but not essential (e.g. Access, SQL)
  • Fluency in written and spoken English at a business level a must.
  • Organizational skills that demonstrate the ability to handle multiple tasks and to effectively prioritize under pressure towards tight deadlines.
  • Strong analysis skills and the ability to assess and interpret information.
  • Strong database manipulation skills.
  • Flexibility and the ability to creatively problem-solve.
  • Well-developed relationship building skills.

This role is limited to persons with indefinite right to work in the United States. This role is ideal for those looking to get their foot in the door with a global leader of automotive insights. Our benefits are geared towards wellness and work-life balance. Internal opportunities for growth are significant.

About S&P Global Mobility

At S&P Global Mobility, we provide invaluable insights derived from unmatched automotive data, enabling our customers to anticipate change and make decisions with conviction. Our expertise helps them to optimize their businesses, reach the right consumers, and shape the future of mobility. We open the door to automotive innovation, revealing the buying patterns of today and helping customers plan for the emerging technologies of tomorrow.

For more information, visit www.spglobal.com/mobility.

What’s In It For You?

Our Purpose:

Progress is not a self-starter. It requires a catalyst to be set in motion. Information, imagination, people, technology–the right combination can unlock possibility and change the world.

Our world is in transition and getting more complex by the day. We push past expected observations and seek out new levels of understanding so that we can help companies, governments and individuals make an impact on tomorrow. At S&P Global we transform data into Essential Intelligence®, pinpointing risks and opening possibilities. We Accelerate Progress.

Our People:

We're more than 35,000 strong worldwide—so we're able to understand nuances while having a broad perspective. Our team is driven by curiosity and a shared belief that Essential Intelligence can help build a more prosperous future for us all.

From finding new ways to measure sustainability to analyzing energy transition across the supply chain to building workflow solutions that make it easy to tap into insight and apply it. We are changing the way people see things and empowering them to make an impact on the world we live in. We’re committed to a more equitable future and to helping our customers find new, sustainable ways of doing business. We’re constantly seeking new solutions that have progress in mind. Join us and help create the critical insights that truly make a difference.

Our Values:

Integrity, Discovery, Partnership

At S&P Global, we focus on Powering Global Markets. Throughout our history, the world's leading organizations have relied on us for the Essential Intelligence they need to make confident decisions about the road ahead. We start with a foundation of integrity in all we do, bring a spirit of discovery to our work, and collaborate in close partnership with each other and our customers to achieve shared goals.


We take care of you, so you can take care of business. We care about our people. That’s why we provide everything you—and your career—need to thrive at S&P Global.

Our benefits include: 

  • Health & Wellness: Health care coverage designed for the mind and body.

  • Flexible Downtime: Generous time off helps keep you energized for your time on.

  • Continuous Learning: Access a wealth of resources to grow your career and learn valuable new skills.

  • Invest in Your Future: Secure your financial future through competitive pay, retirement planning, a continuing education program with a company-matched student loan contribution, and financial wellness programs.

  • Family Friendly Perks: It’s not just about you. S&P Global has perks for your partners and little ones, too, with some best-in class benefits for families.

  • Beyond the Basics: From retail discounts to referral incentive awards—small perks can make a big difference.

For more information on benefits by country visit: https://www.spglobal.com/en/careers/our-culture/

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion at S&P Global:
At S&P Global, we believe diversity fuels creative insights, equity unlocks opportunity, and inclusion drives growth and innovation – Powering Global Markets. Our commitment centers on our global workforce, ensuring that our people are empowered to bring their whole selves to work. It doesn’t stop there, we strive to better reflect and serve the communities in which we live and work, and advocate for greater opportunity for all.


Equal Opportunity Employer

S&P Global is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race/ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, military veteran status, unemployment status, or any other status protected by law.  Only electronic job submissions will be considered for employment.  


If you need an accommodation during the application process due to a disability, please send an email to: EEO.Compliance@spglobal.com and your request will be forwarded to the appropriate person.  
US Candidates Only:  The EEO is the Law Poster http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdfdescribes discrimination protections under federal law. 


20 - Professional (EEO-2 Job Categories-United States of America), RESECH202.1 - Middle Professional Tier I (EEO Job Group), SWP Priority – Ratings - (Strategic Workforce Planning)

Job ID: 292056
Posted On: 2024-04-03
Location: Virtual, Michigan, United States
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