Who we are:
Sixt Rent a Car stands for exciting mobility and customer tailored solutions. We lead with innovation, high-quality customer service, premium products and a seamless rental experience. With nearly $3 billion in revenue and a presence in over 100 countries worldwide, it is no wonder we are a global leader in the car rental industry. In the USA, we are experiencing over 30% growth for the last several years, which provides great career opportunities in the future for the right candidates.
Sixt hires with a focus on service-oriented, entrepreneurial team players, who are excited about interacting with customers and colleagues from all over the world. Sixt is more than just renting cars. We have a passion for style, technology, innovation, creativity and entrepreneurial spirit.
What to expect:
This person will be responsible for providing general administrative & analytical support to the Senior Director, Fleet Procurement across a range of areas.
What you'll do to be Sixt-cessful:
Document all contract related data in a structured manner in all relevant internal systems with acute focus on accuracy, process, and accessibility of that data to internal stakeholders
Work closely with Yield and Pricing to implement the annual Fleet Yield Plan for the respective region:
Determine Fleet Purchase Demand based on Yield Plan for different vehicle categories
Allocate purchase volumes based on Yield Plan and availability from suppliers ensuring key financial/supply chain variables are considered in planning
Maintaining constant communication with Fleet Procurement Specialist to ensure national Fleet Purchase Demand is accurate and aligned
Synthesize analytic findings and share results, typically with Yield and Pricing, Operations (Regional VPs, Branch Managers), Fleet Controlling and Car Control
Prepare re-occurring fleet purchase demand reports shared with Senior Management
As needed, work cross-functionally with Car Control and other department administrators to ensure accuracy of data (e.g. in-fleet volume / de-fleet volume)
Work closely with Order Management Analyst to foster open communication of planned fleet monthly delivery targets
Interact with Fleet vendors (e.g., OEMs, Dealerships) to obtain data and communicate changes
Prepare, process and analyze market data (ad hoc)
Develop and run financial models (e.g., financial analysis of fleet costs, fleet allocation analysis by region), leveraging current tools and systems (e.g., excel, SQL, people) as needed.
What you'll need:
Bachelor's degree required, preferably in business, finance, or accounting
Business analytical and/or regional demand planning experience preferred
Minimum 1 year of experience in a business analyst role
Excellent analytic thinking and problem-solving skills
Ability to anticipate and independently resolve issues; ability to work collaboratively and proactively contribute new ideas
Strong interpersonal and communication skills
Ability to meet deadlines required; market research/analysis capabilities is a plus
Excellent MS Office skills ( i.e., Excel, PowerPoint, Word and Access); specialized functional knowledge as relevant (e.g. demand planning, procurement, sourcing, supply chain)
Ability to work independently and cross-functionally
Must be at least 18 years old
Must be able to work 40 hours per week and flexibility to work overtime if needed
Must be authorized to work in the United States and not require work authorization sponsorship by our company for this position now or in the future
Fluent in English, and ability to communicate in other languages (Spanish, German, etc.) is a plus.