Global Strategy Director
Posted by John Wisniewski on May 16, 2018
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GLOBAL STRATEGY DIRECTOR / AUTONOMOUS VEHICLES
We are seeking exceptional candidates to join our growing autonomous vehicle business team! Autonomous vehicles are an important part of our future and we’re looking for the best and brightest. The role will require critical thinking, problem-solving capabilities, and a “get it done” attitude to help make strategic decisions that will enable us to be a leader in autonomy, connectivity, mobility, customer experience, and analytics. Currently, we are seeking a Global Autonomous Vehicles Strategy Manager in our Detroit, Michigan location. As a Global Autonomous Vehicles Strategy Manager, you will work across our vehicle, software, IT and business teams to bring all the pieces together to build our AV business. This role is dedicated to creating a strategy for the future of mobility.
Advanced conceptual and analytical skills to be able to cope with a great variety and diversity of topics, especially in the technology space and emerging/disruptive business segments •Excellent project leadership skills to drive topics with multiple stakeholders/interest •Excellent social and communication skills to be able to work with and lead in very different team settings •Great flexibility to take on multiple different projects and to work in a dynamic team environment •Able to foster mutually beneficial relationship with partners at all levels of the organization, across multiple skill teams – both within the Company and with strategic partners, suppliers, and joint ventures.
Lead the Company’s Autonomous Vehicle strategy development and execution, significantly influencing the direction, investment, and future. •Generate opportunities for accelerating growth, including product and process development, joint ventures, acquisitions, and other alliances •Conduct research and analysis of macro trends, industry, competitor intelligence, etc. to substantiate strategic conclusions •Identify/monitor trends, changes and disruptions in the relevant markets and deduct implications for the Autonomous Vehicle •Identify opportunities (regional/business) as well as threats and evaluate multiple options; provide recommendations complete with risk analysis •Achieve and maintain continuous improvement in growth of technology, profits, and revenue.
10+ years of experience in strategy work at a consulting firm or a boutique consulting firm. Investment banking, private equity and strategy roles in the technology space will also be considered
15+ years of experience in strategy work at a consulting firm or a boutique consulting firm. Investment banking, private equity, start up, and strategy roles in the technology space will also be considered •Experience working on strategy projects pertaining to internet or retail experience is a plus
MBA degree in Engineering, Finance, Business, Economics
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- Clearance Required: No
- Spouse Friendly: Yes