GM Energy - Assistant Manager, EV Adoption & Integrations

General Motor
October 01, 2023
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About GM Energy

Are you passionate about being a part of a start-up that will transform General Motors? Are you interested in entering the fastest growing industry, Energy & Power?

GM's energy team was launched in 2021 and is rapidly growing. GM Energy products and solutions include energy infrastructure assets (such as energy storage and integrated charging systems) vehicle to grid capabilities and software platforms needed to operate and aggregate these assets on the grid.

GM Energy recently launched two product lines using the power of Ultium Technology - Ultium Home and Ultium Commercial to provide integrated energy solutions for residential and commercial customers respectively. This team envisions a world with no grid outages, fully renewable energy, and decentralized energy resources. GM's resources, reach, and all-EV future can deliver that future. This disruption is backed by the bold GM vision of zero crashes, zero emissions and zero congestion. Visit this site to learn more about GM Energy - https: //

Our team is also tasked with accelerating EV adoption through education, engagement, charging solutions, & infrastructure across all charging domains, serving multiple cohorts: customers, employees, dealers, and policymakers. The team works across the organization to accelerate EV adoption, deliver a superior shopper and owner experience, support the flawless launch of EVs, and develop new lines of business for GM.

Summary of Responsibilities

The Assistant Manager – EV Adoption & Integrations is responsible for leading the definition, implementation and execution of digital solutions that help accelerate EV adoption through education & engagement, catering to three cohorts: customers, dealers, & fleets. This role will work cross-functionally and oversee the launch and ongoing management of EV digital solutions, including but not limited to EV Showroom, that span globally, with an immediate focus on the US & Canada. This individual will also play a critical role in identifying, defining, managing cross-functionally, and executing the integration of various teams and solutions into the Ultium Home eCommerce experience and customer journey, including but not limited to installation partners, GM myAccount, vinless experience, data providers, etc.

This position requires someone who is a self-starter, fast learner and always thinks customer first. We are searching for an individual who can effectively prioritize and thrive in an ambiguous / fast-paced environment. The successful candidate for this role will be passionate about customer experience, understand digital best practices, and bring innovative ideas for how to aid in EV adoption and support customers shopping and buying energy products and services.

This position reports to the Manager of Ultium Home Digital Products.

Key Job Activities

  • Act as the business lead for EV Adoption digital tools, providing the strategy for EV Adoption identified products

  • Ownership and implementation of identified EV Adoption digital tools, including planning, communication, reporting, analysis, and vendor management

  • Partner with the Ultium Home digital team to support initiatives of integration into the Ultium Home ecosystem: including internal and external partners

  • Partner with the EV Adoption Product leads to manage product features, work with IT and PMO teams to create user stories for development team and manage the feature backlog to support the agile development of deliverables and digital tools

  • Create and deploy robust communication plan and messaging strategies and manage deliverables

  • Conduct effective project updates for stakeholders – including leadership – as required

  • Identify strategies to grow engagement among users

  • ​Establish program measurement (KPIs, reporting) and monitor performance, recommend countermeasures where appropriate for all digital tools for EV Adoption

  • Lead weekly project team meetings with stakeholders to ensure projects are on task, taking adaptive and corrective measures

  • Perform research on new ideas / initiatives to further accelerate EV Adoption

  • Partner with IT-DEV and QA teams to ensure comprehensive user acceptance testing/training plans are developed/executed and applications are successfully transitioned to production

  • Follow GM standard software development and deployment processes in functional specifications, user interface and database designs, testing methodology, training, and change management ​

  • Support broader EV Adoption and Ultium Home strategies and projects as required

  • Organizational Excellence

  • Instill a culture of organizational excellence, including proactive, collaborative, supportive engagement cross-company

  • Embrace data-driven & customer insights to inform plans, launches, and iterations

  • Establish a strong, effective, & empathetic rapport with teams across- company to ensure all programs launch flawlessly and with high Dealer, customer, stakeholder enthusiasm

  • Ensure a culture of performance: establish bold targets, key performance indicators, and proactively employ countermeasures based on performance of programs vs objectives

  • Develop and present GM internal leadership updates with pre-reads and compelling storytelling

  • Launch with excellence, celebrate success, learn from failure

  • Champion brand & country integration (Chevrolet, Cadillac, Buick-GMC, Fleet, BrightDrop, cruise, OnStar) and ensure program status through effective communications

  • Meaningfully champion diversity, equity, and inclusion

  • Additional Description

    Key Qualifications

  • 5+ years experience in marketing, sales, project or program management, and/or customer experience

  • Experience with dealers or dealer operations a plus

  • Ability to learn GM database tools as needed

  • Bachelor's degree preferred; or, at minimum, a college diploma with relevant experience

  • Familiarity with EV trends, industry, and competitive landscape

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, including demonstrated ability to report and present to senior leadership on a frequent basis

  • Paragon of GM cultural behaviors

  • Key traits: curiosity, insight, determination, engagement

  • Hybrid: This position does not require an employee to be on-site full-time to perform most effectively. The employee's role enables them to work at a GM facility or off-site as frequently as needed or desired.


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