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. Team/division:For Toyota, quality is a way of life. Nothing is so good that it cannot be made better, that is why we strive for constant improvement in everything we do. This basic principle for us is called: “KAIZEN” (“continuous improvement”) and is what guides us in our pursuit of best Quality and the delivery of unparalleled customers satisfaction.Customer Vehicle Quality is a vibrant and energetic team (25+ people), consisting of many nationalities from within Europe, as well as Asia. Our primary role is to resolve quality related concerns affecting the European markets. Additionally we also support markets where our European assembled vehicles are exported to, including countries within northern Africa. Your project:• Join the cross-divisional working-group to enhance our technical problem solving process through extensive use of vehicle live data (connected car). You will participate to jointly improve and/or shape new divisional operations and IT applications.Key task is to assist the working group leader with drafting IT use cases based on our engineers’ needs, summarize progress against the activity schedule, following up related divisions and meeting coordination.• Additionally, you will be able to join our engineers to experience the Toyota technical problem solving activitiesBenefits for you as our Intern:• Get to know how a multinational operates (Who does what? For what purpose?)- Learn basic Toyota Way foundation (e.g. Kaizen) and Quality principles (Jikotei Kanketsu, PDCA)- Learn Toyota problem solving methodology• Be part of organizational change management to utilize fully the benefits of Big Data for the Toyota technical problem solving activities Additional information: Place of employment: Toyota Motor Europe, Head Office BrusselsStarting date: ASAPDuration: 6 monthsConfidentiality: 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. We can only accept students with an EEA or Swiss citizenship (not requiring a work permit or visa to be eligible to perform an internship in Belgium).
The Product & Marketing Management Division develops the strategy and leads the planning of new Toyota models with the target to deliver the best product for European markets while ensuring achievement of our business objectives. We are handling product planning (volume, specification, pricing), marketing strategy (sales & marketing strategy development & implementation across our markets, launch management) and life-cycle management. You will join the SUV team. Your project:Your main activities and responsibilities will lie in supporting the Product Managers in their projects and daily tasks.You will have the chance to learn and understand the core job in marketing management, understand key Toyota values and business approach and build your network within Toyota Motor Europe organisation. As part of your daily tasks you will support in:• Market & sales data analysis• Competitors benchmarking (ie. mixes, pricing, positioning, communication)• Collaborate with all relevant departments and divisions within Toyota Motor Europe and with National Marketing and Sales Companies• Identify and share NMSC best practices• Creation of presentation materials Additional information:Place of employment: Toyota Motor Europe - BrusselsStarting date: 30th of September 2019Duration: 6 monthsConfidentiality: 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. We can only accept students with an EEA or Swiss citizenship (not requiring a work permit or visa to be eligible to perform an internship in Belgium).