Careers

Join LMC Automotive

We pride ourselves not only on the strength of our forecasting and analysis but on the unmatched level of customer support offered by our global team. LMC Automotive is focussed on growing and expanding our capabilities and services to the automotive industry.

We value experience in the automotive industry, but we also provide a dynamic environment and unique approach to training and learning to enable our team to gain the right experience.

If you are highly motivated and the right candidate to join LMC Automotives’s dynamic team in any of the capacities listed below, please send your CV and covering letter to careers@lmc-auto.com

Bangkok, Thailand

Business Intelligence Development Manager

Based in our centrally located Bangkok office, the successful candidate will bring their knowledge and experience with business analytics software to help drive the development of our global client services platform.

The Candidate:

The ideal candidate should be able to demonstrate:

  • Several years’ experience developing business analytics applications, with specific Qlik, ideally Qlik Sense, experience advantageous
  • Quick independent learner with a passion for finding creative ways to improve the user experience and operational efficiency
  • Strong background in scripting, data modelling and visualisation design
  • Knowledge of the Qlik Analytics Platform APIs and mashups is highly advantageous
  • Knowledge of SQL server a plus
  • Strong written and verbal English skills

 

The Job:
  • Work with analysts and business development teams to develop new and creative ways of delivering our services
  • Assess existing systems and look for ways in which they can be improved or streamlined
  • Stay on top of the latest technological advancements and develop ways in which we can implement and capitalise on them
  • Report directly to the global director of technology

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Web Development Manager

Based in our centrally located Bangkok office, the successful candidate will bring their knowledge and experience in modern web application development to help drive the growth of our global client services platform.

The Candidate:

The candidate should be able to demonstrate:

  • Browser development: Extensive modern-browser compatible, standards-compliant responsive web development experience (HTML5, CSS, XML, JS, JSON and frameworks)
  • Experience interacting with RESTful APIs and other integration technologies
  • Experience with QlikView or Qlik Sense is preferred (Enigma.js desirable);
  • Knowledge of PHP (Symfony)
  • Front-end frameworks (Angular.js, Vue.js)
  • Knowledge of MS SQL Server advantageous
  • Data visualization experience is highly advantageous (R, Python)
  • A continuous learner and challenged by new application development technologies
  • A self-starter attitude and be able to further develop skills using readily available online resources
  • Strong written and verbal English skills
The Job:

Several years’ experience developing business analytics applications, with specific Qlik, ideally Qlik Sense, experience advantageous;

  • Work with analysts and business development teams to develop new and creative ways of interacting with and visualising our data online
  • Deliver creative solutions for further improving existing platform to enhance both user experience and performance
  • Stay on top of the latest technological advancements and develop ways in which they can be implemented and capitalised
  • Report directly to the global director of technology

 

This is a permanent, full-time position with competitive salary (dependent on experience), flexible, friendly and collegiate work environment and generous pension / life insurance.

To apply please send your resume and covering letter to Benjamin Asher.

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Detroit, US

Analyst – Demand Forecasting

LMC Automotive, a leading provider of automotive industry intelligence and forecasting, is expanding and seeking an Analyst for the Americas region to assist in our vehicle demand forecasting group. This position will allow the right candidate the ability to be part of a dynamic and analytical team and contribute to LMC Automotive’s position as an industry leader.

Duties and Responsibilities
  • Conduct research and assist in analysis in the North America and South America Light Vehicle markets, including economic market drives, sales volume, vehicle segment trends and other market specific research.
  • Gather and analyse automotive industry competitive intelligence utilising both primary and secondary research, focussing on vehicle life cycle data in the region and consistency globally.
  • Apply econometric modeling techniques to topline and vehicle segment forecast and analysis. Also utilise and apply LMC Automotive’s proprietary forecast methodology and system to assist in developing insightful forecast conclusions.
  • Coordinate with global analytical team to integrate global vehicle actions, timing and sourcing changes as well as global brand and group strategies.
  • Assist in written commentary, analysis and rationale to support economic, market and vehicle-level outlook services.
  • Meet all forecast service internal and external deadlines and ensure highest level of quality.
  • Assist in LMC Automotive client support, including answering forecast-related questions, intelligence sharing and presenting trends and analysis.

 

Position Qualifications and Requirements
  • Bachelors’ degree or undergraduate equivalent preferably in economics or statistics.
  • Econometric modeling including regression analysis and other statistical methods.
  • Initiative based, personally driven performer; must possess good communication skills and be team oriented.
  • One to three years relevant experience with focus in research, market trends, forecasting/analysis or business planning. Automotive industry experience strongly preferred.
  • Proficiency in complete Microsoft Office with expertise in Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint and Word. Also proficiency with statistical software.

 

General Information
  • Position location is Troy, Michigan
  • Healthcare coverage: Competitive medical, dental and vision coverage. Available short- and long-term disability, life insurance
  • Retirement:  401k matching plan 100% on first 4% of salary and 50% of next 4%
  • Annual vacation/leave entitlement: 10 days per annum initially
  • Salary guide: Competitive based on experience and fit

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Analyst – Production Forecasting

LMC Automotive, a leading provider of automotive industry intelligence and forecasting, is expanding and seeking an Analyst for the Americas region to assist in our vehicle production forecasting group. This position will allow the right candidate the ability to be part of a dynamic and analytical team and contribute to LMC Automotive’s position as an industry leader.

Duties and Responsibilities
  • Conduct research and assist in analysis in the North America and South America Light Vehicle markets, including historical production volumes, assemble plant data, vehicle sourcing trends and other market specific research.
  • Gather and analyse automotive industry competitive intelligence utilizing both primary and secondary research, focussing on vehicle life cycle data in the region and consistency globally.
  • Utilise and apply LMC Automotive’s proprietary forecast methodology and system to assist in developing insightful forecast conclusions.
  • Coordinate with global analytical team to integrate global vehicle actions, timing and sourcing changes as well as global brand and group strategies.
  • Assist in written commentary, analysis and rationale to support economic, market and vehicle-level outlook services.
  • Meet all forecast service internal and external deadlines and ensure highest level of quality.
  • Assist in LMC Automotive client support, including answering forecast-related questions, intelligence sharing and presenting trends and analysis.

 

Position Qualifications and Requirements
  • Bachelors’ degree or undergraduate equivalent preferably in business, finance, economics, or marketing.
  • Initiative based, personally driven performer; must possess good communication skills and be team oriented.
  • One to three years relevant automotive industry experience with focus in research, market trends, forecasting/analysis or business planning. Internship or experience with an automotive supplier is strongly preferred.
  • Proficiency in complete Microsoft Office with expertise in Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint and Word. Knowledge of statistical software a plus.

 

General Information
  • Position location is Troy, Michigan
  • Healthcare coverage: Competitive medical, dental and vision coverage. Available short- and long-term disability, life insurance
  • Retirement:  401k matching plan 100% on first 4% of salary and 50% of next 4%
  • Annual vacation/leave entitlement: 10 days per annum initially
  • Salary guide: Competitive based on experience and fit

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Senior Analyst – Vehicle Forecasting

LMC Automotive, a leading provider of automotive industry intelligence and forecasting, is expanding and seeking a Senior Analyst for the Americas region to assist in our growing vehicle forecasting business. This position will allow the right candidate the ability to be part of a dynamic and analytical team and contribute to LMC Automotive’s position as an industry leader.

Duties and Responsibilities
    • Research and interpret trends in the North America and South America Light Vehicle markets, including key market drives, sales and production volume, vehicle segments and future automotive investments.
    • Gather and analyse automotive industry competitive intelligence utilising both primary and secondary research, focussing on vehicle life cycle data in the region and consistency globally.
    • Utilise and apply LMC Automotive’s proprietary forecast methodology and system to develop insightful forecast conclusions and market views.
    • Coordinate with global analytical team to integrate global vehicle actions, timing and sourcing changes as well as global brand and group strategies.
    • Provide written commentary, analysis and rationale to support market and vehicle-level outlook.
    • Meet all forecast service internal and external deadlines and ensure highest level of quality.
    • Interact with LMC Automotive clients, including answering forecast-related questions, intelligence sharing and presenting trends and analysis.

 

Position Qualifications and Requirements
      • Bachelors’ degree or undergraduate equivalent preferably in business, economics, statistics or marketing.
      • Passion for the automotive industry with demonstrable interest.
      • Initiative based, personally driven performer; must possess good communication skills and be team oriented.
      • Three to five years relevant automotive industry experience with focus in research, market trends, forecasting/analysis or business planning. Experience with automotive supplier or manufacturer preferred.
      • Proficiency in complete Microsoft Office with expertise in Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint and Word.

 

General Information
        • Position location is Troy, Michigan
        • Healthcare coverage: Competitive medical, dental and vision coverage. Available short- and long-term disability, life insurance
        • Retirement:  401k matching plan 100% on first 4% of salary and 50% of next 4%
        • Annual vacation/leave entitlement: 10 days per annum initially
        • Salary guide: Competitive based on experience and fit

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Oxford, UK

Analyst

Duties and Responsibilities
  • Database administration, management of historical data assimilation and development of new bespoke data downloads. Support ongoing development of database systems, and support senior analysts in data management and manipulation.
  • Creation and delivery of regular customer downloads, both standard and customised, according to schedule. Respond to customer queries and troubleshoot data issues.
  • Ensure integrity of databases and analytical systems (primarily Excel-based) during continual evolution of all systems.
  • Contribute to regular report and database publication processes.
  • Respond to internal and external requests for support through data manipulation and explanation.
  • Generate customer downloads from internal databases.
  • Support report and data publication processes, preparing and updating regular reports in accordance to schedule.
  • Support further development of newly implemented internal database systems (OLAP/Excel-based, some SQL).
  • Creation of time-saving methods of data manipulation in order to improve analytical and report-writing efficiency.
  • Day-to-day management of information and data flows in Oxford.
  • Provide support for international colleagues as necessary.
  • Support travelling analysts and sales staff in their client-facing functions.

 

The Candidate
  • Strong computer skills, and ability and interest in working with large databases and numerical systems.
  • Mastery of Microsoft Office, especially Excel, with Visual Basic and Cognos experience a distinct advantage.
  • Excellent spoken and written English.
  • Ability to work independently, manage own schedules and deliver to deadlines.
  • Ability to quickly acquire knowledge of new database applications and apply creative technical solutions in data manipulation.
  • Bachelors and/or Masters Degree in mathematics, engineering, economics, computer sciences or other numerate discipline.
  • One-two years’ relevant employment experience preferred.

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Shanghai, China

Powertrain Forecasting Manager

Working as part of a leading global automotive forecasting team, the China Powertrain Forecasting Manager will assume responsibility for the on-going delivery of a detailed Light Vehicle powertrain forecast for China, designed to meet the analytical needs of key stakeholders in the local and global automotive sector including OEMs, major component suppliers and others.

Reporting to the Director, Asia-Pacific forecasting in Shanghai, the successful candidate would also have reporting responsibility to the Director, Global Powertrain, based in Oxford, UK.

The Candidate:

We are looking for a technically focussed, detail-oriented team player with good communication and management skills.

At least three years’ experience in the automotive sector, preferably with a leading automotive supplier or OEM in China, and an understanding of the key drivers of technical change within the powertrain sector is essential.

Strong English language skills, written and spoken, are required as is a Bachelor degree or above, preferably in engineering or in an automotive-related area.

The Job:

Manage and contribute to the research and analysis of the Greater China powertrain/New Energy Vehicle (NEV) market resulting in a credible and market-leading forecasting database.

Communicate the value and scope of the powertrain forecast to clients and prospects via industry events, client meetings, networking and presentations.

Develop strong relationships with peers in the industry in order to maximise research potential and gain the insights vital to producing a premium China powertrain forecast.

Display an understanding of key fiscal, technical, regulatory and consumer drivers of change in the China powertrain sector and how these will shape the powertrain sector in the future.

Ensure that the future powertrain strategies of major OEMs, with particular attention to the vital area of NEV activities, are understood and are reflected in the forecast database.

Work with powertrain managers in different regions in order that the resulting database and forecast are globally consistent and that database accuracy is maintained at a high level.

Possess strong database skills and excellent proficiency in Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint.

Be able to employ those database and analytical tools, and others, to the best advantage so that forecasts are produced efficiently and deadlines are met.

Demonstrate a strong ability to innovate, problem solve and, above all, contribute to the anticipated strong growth of the company’s light vehicle powertrain service.

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Powertrain Forecasting Analyst

Working as part of a dedicated global forecasting team and reporting to the Powertrain Forecasting Manager, China, the successful candidate will play a key role in the delivery of a detailed forecast database dedicated to the China powertrain sector. The fast-changing nature of this area requires that the analyst can recognise future trends as well as maintain an accurate view of the current situation.

The Candidate:

The candidate will have a background in the automotive or related sectors, will possess strong research, analytical and database skills, as well as being able to deliver to a strict deadline.

A broad understanding of the technical issues associated with light vehicle powertrain, including the New Energy Vehicle (NEV) sector and factors that influence those, would be an advantage.

The ability to work with international colleagues to ensure global consistency is necessary.

Good English language skills, written and spoken, are required as is a Bachelor degree or above, preferably in engineering or in an automotive-related area.

The Job:

Regularly gather detailed information on the China powertrain/NEV market and enter these data into the China Engine and Transmission Forecast and China NEV forecast.

Manage complex and disaggregated data sources proficiently, extracting key relevant information quickly, accurately and concisely.

Working with the powertrain manager, investigate the powertrain strategies of OEMs in the China light vehicle market, as well as the technical and regulatory factors that influence change.

Use all of this information to play a central role in the updating and development of a detailed forecast of key aspects of future powertrain as defined within the existing powertrain products.

Deliver this forecast and the associated reports on time and with an assurance of high quality – both in data accuracy and the supporting written information.

Show proficiency in Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint and flexibility using other analytical tools.

Respond to client enquiries in the powertrain sector and be able to explain methodology and reasoning behind the forecasts.

Assist the powertrain manager with client management, sales activities, presentations and industry events as required and develop research contacts within the automotive sector.

Interact with LMCA colleagues in other locations in order to ensure the global consistency and integrity of the forecast databases.

Use your experience and skills to participate in product optimisation, innovation, marketing and efficiency improvements.

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