Strategic Business Specialist - Digital Solutions Center

Mercedes Benz Farmington Hills , MI 48336

Posted 2 weeks ago

About Us:

Mercedes-Benz Financial Services is a leading captive automotive financial services provider within Daimler Financial Services, which operates in 40 countries as the global financial services arm of Daimler AG. In the U.S., the corporate headquarters for the Americas Region, we operate under the brands of Mercedes-Benz Financial Services and Daimler Truck Financial. In the Americas Region we also have business operations in Canada, Mexico, Argentina and Brazil.

To achieve our goal of being the first-choice provider of vehicle financial products and services that support our brands, dealers and customers, we are looking for talented, diverse and inspired people with the skills, experience and innovative spirit to provide a first-class experience at every turn. We are committed to providing a great workplace environment that fosters a culture of openness, support and camaraderie. Our employee programs and benefits are reflective of our values and are designed to promote growth, balance and wellness in many aspects of your career and life. To see other programs and benefits we offer, visit our website at www.mbfscareers.com

Job Overview:

Assist Executive management in all aspects of business. Manage projects to achieve financial targets, including planning, project management, auditing and reporting. Support Management in operational efficiency and compliance. Play a key role in developing, managing and executing strategic projects.

Responsibilities:

Manage or contribute to special projects, including company-wide strategic programs and assist in the development and execution of BTO strategies to maximize efficiencies and profitable growth. (50%)

Prepare business communications including project updates, presentations and other items for DSC, and others as requested. (25%)

Manage all aspects of DSC support, including forecasting, analyses and reporting. (10%)

Assist in monitoring of compliance to identify legal and financial risk. (10%)

Prepare and facilitate meetings as required, including staff meetings and town halls. (5%)

This position requires a minimum of 5 years of work experience. Preferred experience includes:

  • Business
  • General

  • 5 years of experience

  • Finance
  • 2 years of experience
  • Management
  • 1 years of experience

Additional Experience:

  • Automotive Leasing & Finance
  • 5 years of experience
  • Reporting & Analysis
  • 2 years of experience

Education:

A Bachelors' Degree is required for this role. A Masters' Degree is preferred. Recommended majors include:

  • Business Administration

  • Communications

  • Finance

  • Marketing

  • Accounting

Skills:

  • Analytical skills
  • Ability to collect data, establish facts and identify trends and variances; Ability to integrate information from a variety of sources with carried levels of complexity; Ability to review, interpret and evaluate statistical information; Ability to formulate and test hypotheses for the purpose of forecasting outcomes.
  • Facilitation skills

  • PC skills

  • Microsoft Office
  • Presentation skills

  • Problem Solving skills

  • Project Management skills

  • Project Leader; Team Member

Additional Skills:

  • Proficient computer skills including, Microsoft Office Word, Excel, Access and PowerPoint -

  • Working knowledge of Cognos and Data Warehouse

  • Good understanding of the entire Mercedes-Benz Financial Services Organization (Collections, Client Service, Credit Risk Management, Residual Risk Management, MBF Marketing, Treasury, Controlling, and Remarketing)

  • Good understanding of brand partner and dealers' business operations as well as internal MBFS operations

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Excellent relationship management and networking skills

  • Ability to work self-directed, independently and with high degree of accuracy

  • Effective time management, organizational and planning skills

Relocation assistance will not be provided for this position.

If you were not re-directed successfully after clicking the "Apply for this job" button, please click the following link to search and apply for the role on the local career portal: https://daimler.taleo.net/careersection/ex/jobsearch.ftl

Mercedes-Benz Financial Services offers competitive salary commensurate with experience and a full suite of benefits including 401(K) with match, generous vacation and personal time, performance-based bonuses, a Mercedes-Benz car program and more.

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