Summer 2024 Intern - Global Innovation

General Motor
October 13, 2023
Offerd Salary:$3500-$4400
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The Role:

The Strategy & Innovation (S&I) Team at General Motors focuses on impact and driving transformation. It is home to the company's Corporate Strategy, Enterprise Data Analytics & Insights, Global Innovation, Strategic Tech Partnership and Corporate Purpose functions. Together, We are Catalysts for Change, with a relentless focus on our customers, we collaborate across the enterprise, leading with insights and challenging with “How might we?” to drive growth and shareholder value.

The goal of Global Innovation team is to foster innovation across the GM ecosystem, collaborate with cross-functional teams and grow new business opportunities.

The Global Innovation Intern will have the opportunity to work as a part of one of four phases from new idea ideation strategy to commercialization. Across each of our lifecycle phases there are key questions to be answered- ideate (where should we focus), Define (is there a compelling product), Prove (is there a compelling business) and Drive (are we set up for success). You will work to evaluate new business concepts and product ideas including assessing our competitive advantage and the size of the opportunity; conduct market research and interviews to determine the market opportunity and customer needs; develop and assess the competitive landscape, including product and pricing as well as market presence; build product roadmaps and protypes to identify technical feasibility; leverage and build key processes, tools, metrics and measurement for success; and collaborate with our cross functional partners including IT, Engineering, R&D, Marketing, Finance, etc.

Additional Description Required Qualifications
  • Pursuit of a Bachelor's degree in one of the following areas: Strategy, Entrepreneurship, Marketing, Business, or Finance
  • Must be graduating between December 2024-June 2026
  • Able to work fulltime, 40 hours per week
  • What will give you a Competitive Edge (Preferred qualifications)

  • Relationship builder with ability to listen well and engage others
  • Ability to work comfortably with ambiguity and in new spaces
  • Self-directed/ Self-Starter work ethic
  • Computer skills with high proficiency in Microsoft word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook
  • Experience in gathering customer insights & human-centered Design Thinking principles
  • Excellent oral, written and presentation communication skills
  • Start Date:

    This position has a planned start date of May 20, 2024.

    Work Location: Warren, MI

    This role offers the following Work Appropriately strategies:

  • Hybrid : Position does not require an employee to be on-site full-time but the general expectation is that the ​ employee be onsite an average of three (3) days each week.​
  • Pay Transparency Language (Compensation)

  • The salary range for this role is $3500-$4400 monthly, dependent upon class status and degree.​
  • Benefit options are not available for this role
  • Student Stipend: GM will provide a one-time lump sum taxable stipend payment to eligible students selected for the 2024 Student Program.
  • About GM

    Our vision is a world with Zero Crashes, Zero Emissions and Zero Congestion and we embrace the responsibility to lead the change that will make our world better, safer and more equitable for all.

    Why Join Us

    We aspire to be the most inclusive company in the world. We believe we all must make a choice every day – individually and collectively – to drive meaningful change through our words, our deeds and our culture. Our Work Appropriately philosophy supports our foundation of inclusion and provides employees the flexibility to work where they can have the greatest impact on achieving our goals, dependent on role needs. Every day, we want every employee, no matter their background, ethnicity, preferences, or location, to feel they belong to one General Motors team.

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    Diversity Information

    General Motors is committed to being a workplace that is not only free of discrimination, but one that genuinely fosters inclusion and belonging. We strongly believe that workforce diversity creates an environment in which our employees can thrive and develop better products for our customers. We understand and embrace the variety through which people gain experiences whether through professional, personal, educational, or volunteer opportunities. GM is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

    We encourage interested candidates to review the key responsibilities and qualifications and apply for any positions that match your skills and capabilities.

    Equal Employment Opportunity Statements

    The policy of General Motors is to extend opportunities to qualified applicants and employees on an equal basis regardless of an individual's age, race, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression or veteran status. Additionally, General Motors is committed to being an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) Employer and offers opportunities to all job seekers including individuals with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation to assist with your job search or application for employment, email us at [email protected] or call us at 800-865-7580. In your email, please include a description of the specific accommodation you are requesting as well as the job title and requisition number of the position for which you are applying.

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