Ford Motor Company Workforce Planning & Analytics in Dearborn, Michigan


Job Title:

Workforce Planning & Analytics

Job Description & Qualifications:

At Ford, our team delivers world-class HR excellence and business partnership. Our HR professionals partner with operations to build a skilled and motivated team that works together for automotive leadership, through our commitment to role modeling the ONE Ford behaviors necessary to deliver Ford’s mission and vision.

Position Duties:

  • Lead role in shaping Ford's global workforce planning processes:

  • Lead workstream on development and implementation of workforce planning processes and tools

  • Create detailed work plan with critical milestones to deliver new processes and tools

  • Lead regional representatives to develop processes to meet global and regional workforce planning requirements

  • Create solutions in \"white space\" that fit Ford's workforce planning business needs across global regions and skill teams

  • Complete external scanning and benchmarking of trends in the workforce planning and analytics arena

  • Prepare and present executive presentations using data and analytics to tell a compelling story

  • Lead efforts to identify business requirements and processes for a global workforce planning IT solution

  • Lead regional subject matter experts in the development of a Statement of Work detailing Ford's workforce planning processes that will be sent to prospective vendors to submit quotes


  • Bachelors degree in quantitative methods, e.g. statistics, econometrics

  • Masters Degree in Business Administration or related fields

  • Must have completed and passed an internship with Ford Motor Company or Ford Motor Credit Company in the previous 24 months

  • 1-3 years of related experience with workforce planning and analytics in a large, global, manufacturing/engineering organization

  • Knowledge of best in class workforce planning techniques and processes

  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills

  • Proven facilitation and conflict resolution skills

  • Strong analytical, problem solving skills and project management

  • Excellent computer skills including analytics software (e.g. SAS)

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.

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