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Global Product Planning

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Turn Guts
Into Growth

Challenge convention. Break the mold. Accelerate our growth. Our Global Product Planning team anticipates the future with unprecedented global insight into commodities and components. Forward-thinking product plans are based on a complex understanding of an ever-changing marketplace. Based on research, our teams work to understand the core motivations of our customers, making them a key part of every vehicle we produce.

Learn More About Global Product Planning

+Global Portfolio Planning

Our team defines and shapes our future vehicle and powertrain portfolios for General Motors globally. Working with Design, Marketing, Engineering, Manufacturing, and Finance, we create product plans that engage our customers, deliver strong financial returns, and meet or exceed all regulatory requirements. Regionally focused teams located around the world ensure deep and "close to the market" knowledge. Together with global integration teams, we optimize GM's development resources and capacity plans.

+Global Long-Term Forecasting

We provide the necessary analysis and support to make key strategic decisions in the area of long-term vehicle forecasting in all regions of the globe.

+Global Product Research

Our team conducts all market research to infuse a deep customer understanding into GM's brand and product development activities. U.S. divisional brands and channels conduct research into advertising, sponsorships, and incentives. This team also focuses on segmentation and overall marketing strategy, including consumer clinics that support global vehicle development. Market research professionals are responsible for all phases of study execution, including communication to the internal clients. Research is gathered through both traditional clinics/focus groups and more innovative methods, such as the use of online communities.

 

DRIVING VISION

Driving Vision

Talent, vision, and dedication are what it takes to shatter expectations. Bring your fresh approach and get ready to set trends. We're driven by performance, and we're looking for team members who have:

  • Plan development and project management experience
  • Knowledge of the auto industry
  • Product development expertise
  • A broad view of, and exposure to, many GM business functions

BUILDING TOGETHER

Building Together

Our goal is to always be responsive and constantly working to understand our customers. Opening new markets across the globe to the pure power of GM. Led by the industry’s best market and customer research, these teams develop the plans that power our future. Creating and executing vehicle, powertrain, and technology plans capable of supporting our growing enterprise takes teamwork and vision.

GROWING FORWARD

Growing Forward

Bring your passion for excellence, and we will show you an open road of opportunity with GM. We offer global opportunities to maintain your forward momentum. All of our team members have access to leadership training opportunities and tuition assistance to give you the skills to grow your career. Your journey begins today. Seize it.