Strategy Business Office Supervisor

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Strategy Business Office Supervisor
Allen Park
Ford Motor Company

Job Description
At Ford Motor Company, we are dedicated to designing, manufacturing and selling high quality vehicles that meet the diverse needs of our customers. We believe our employees and the different perspectives that they bring to the business are the driving force behind our success. Come discover a company that is focused on the quality of our vehicles, the environment, the community and the world in which we live. Currently, we are seeking a Strategy Business Office Supervisor in our Allen Park, Michigan location.


Support VP, Global Strategy and Business Operations team, including:
  • Lead role in developing Key Strategy reviews (regular Board updates, Global Strategy OCM)
  • Support annual refresh of Strategic Compass updates (including key trends, VoW updates, interactions with other skill teams)
  • Lead role in developing Business Environment updates for BPR (including reviews with GVP)
  • Liaison role with Corp Communications for Strategy support of external engagements / conferences
  • Responsible for budget & business plan input, forecast updates for admin expense and consulting / M&A deal fees
  • Co-ordinate Strategy admin expense and headcount reporting/metrics for Corporate BPR
  • Lead role in developing quarterly updates of consulting spend / annual SAR update for senior leadership team
  • Oversight of department MCRP, GAO audits
  • Ad-hoc studies, including assignments from GVP & VP of Strategy
  • Miles Travelled modeling (update/improvements to U.S. model, liaise with regional model leads)
  • Interface with Exec Director, Strategy Services on monetization of various workstream initiatives, including vehicle connectivity (Project Mint), Usage Based Insurance, Telematics, etc.
  • Work with numerous external consultants, as well as members of multiple skill teams.

Job Requirements:

Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor of Science degree
  • 3+ years of relevant work experience

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Teamwork skills – ability to work well within a cross-functional team and across the Ford enterprise
  • Ability to influence others through communication of own thoughts and ideas
  • Ability to plan, organize and drive for results in an unstructured environment
  • Outstanding oral and written presentation skills – able to communicate ideas in a clear, concise, and compelling manner
  • Independent thinker, self-motivated and able to progress work with light management oversight
  • Comfortable with small group/1:1 senior VP interaction
  • Strong organizational and administrative skills
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Strong problem-solving and conflict management skills
  • Successful candidate should be able to demonstrate leadership in One FORD (leadership) behaviors combined with outstanding interpersonal, teambuilding, and communication skills

The distance between imagination and … creation. It can be measured in years of innovation, or in moments of brilliance. When you join the Ford team discover all the benefits, rewards and development opportunities you’d expect from a diverse global leader. You’ll become part of a team that is already leading the way, with ingenious solutions and attainable products – and it is always ready to go further.

Candidates for positions with Ford Motor Company must be legally authorized to work in the United States on a permanent basis. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.

Ford Motor Company is an equal opportunity employer committed to a culturally diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, age, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status or protected veteran status.