TOYOTA is one of the world’s largest automobile manufacturers and a leading global corporation. Founded in 1937. Toyota now sells vehicles in 170 countries and employs over 300.000 people.
Based in Brussels, Belgium, and staffed by 2.700 people and more than 60 nationalities, Toyota Motor Europe (TME) handles the wholesale marketing of Toyota and Lexus vehicles, parts & accessories, and manages Toyota’s European R&D, manufacturing and engineering operations.
For Toyota, Quality is a way of life. Nothing is so good that it cannot be made better, that is why we strive for continuous improvement in everything we do. This basic principle for us is called: “KAIZEN” and is what guides us in our pursuit of best Quality and the delivery of unparalleled customer’s satisfaction.
• Master student (information systems, etc.) looking for a long-term internship to gather practical business experience.
• We are looking for someone with strong IT skills.
• Your area of study should include a significant computing content and you should be familiar with installing and configuring PC Software.
• However at least as important are your interpersonal skills
• We are looking for someone who is enthusiastic about the use of new technology and who is motivated to engage with people throughout the company to introduce new working methods.
You have a Toyota DNA, this means you:
•wish to develop and are ready to persevere in order to reach challenging targets
•seek facts before making recommendations or decisions
•have strong planning and organizing skills
•enjoy working in a team, respecting others
•have excellent communication skills
The Business Productivity Team is part of the Information Systems Division at TME. The mission of the team is to build a roadmap for the implementation of the Digital workplace that will be required for various types of TME workers in the future. The team then work with other IS teams to implement the roadmap and with all divisions in the company to ensure that the benefits of increased productivity, collaboration and Innovation are achieved.
We require an Intern to work alongside an experienced TME IT Specialist as part of the ‘Work from Anywhere’ Project. The purpose of the project is to allow TME staff to access TME Systems and Data on any network connected device anywhere in the world. You will be involved in the technical definition of the solution and also the practical implementation of the selected solution. This will involve working with TME IS Specialists as well as business contacts in other divisions outside of IS.
Duration: Ideally 9 to 12 months
Start date: ideally June/July (or later)
Confidentiality: Due to business requirement, not all performed projects can be reflected in the internship report. This issue needs to be discussed with candidate / school in advance.
It is mandatory that applicants are students for the entire period of the internship.