While I’m desperately searching for a job, I’m blown away by the amazing opportunities that are no longer available to me… but am happy to share the news in case some kids out there may be interested… BMW of North America in Woodcliff Lake, NJ is seeking a candidate for their 6 month Motorsport Intership starting in 2018:
As an independent group of companies, the BMW Group has a commitment to creativity and breakthrough ideas that goes well beyond the racetrack. In order to continuously create ultimate driving machines, we drive our growth and design excellence by staffing our teams with individuals who are innovative and always looking for the next great idea. If you share our vision and view yourself as an independent, creative thinker, we invite you to join our team in this exceptional role located in Woodcliff Lake, NJ.
We are pleased to offer a 6 Month Internship starting in or about April 2018 at BMW of North America, LLC.
Motorsport Internship – BMW of North America
Motorsport has been an essential component of BMW NA’s Marketing strategy from day one. Today, the presence and success of BMW Motorsport in North America is stronger than ever with multiple programs run in America’s largest professional racing series, using a wide range of GT and Touring Car products.
The Motorsport Intern will collaborate with the BMW NA Motorsport Manager and assist in the daily business of BMW NA Motorsport, with a focus on Marketing. The Motorsport Intern will work on communication and experiential marketing, liaising with BMW agencies and a wide range of racing partners including sanctioning bodies and race teams. The Motorsport Intern will also assist with various punctual projects related to automobile racing in North America.
Some responsibilities will include:
Assisting and communicating with BMW race teams
Budget management including assistance with purchasing orders and customer racing contingency programs
Competitive benchmarking of customer racing market
Proofreading and validation of communication creative material
What are you waiting for… jump into the driver’s seat and apply for the Motorsport Internship today!
Enrolled in Bachelors or Masters studies or have graduated no more than 12 months prior to internship start date
Field of study: Business Administration / Engineering
Concentration: Marketing or Management Courses
Additional skills: Advanced Microsoft Office skills, understanding of the German language preferred
Attributes: Conscientious, responsible, ability to work independently, flexible, thorough, ability to work in a fast-paced environment, good organizational skills, willingness to travel domestically
Passion for cars / racing
Availability of 6 months
Please make your selection below to apply today!
BMW NA is an EO employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.
Apply at: https://www.bmwgroup.jobs/us/en/jobfinder/job-description.170004VE.US.html
Obviously a tremendous opportunity for someone lucky enough to be able to take advantage of it here in Northern New Jersey area. And for visitors to this blog that may recognize the name, the Cars & Coffee I often share pictures from is almost directly across the street from the BMW North American HQ.
PS. please keep me in mind if jobs for old farts like me open at BMW.