Blockchain Jobs - AVP Strategic Initiatives, 1841

at GM Financial
Location Fort Worth, TX
Date Posted January 21, 2019
Category Default
Job Type Full-Time


Reporting to the SVP Strategic Initiatives, the position will assist in developing and deploying GM Financial's strategic planning framework. The framework will assist leadership in understanding emerging trends (e.g., digital and autonomous) and developing a strategic roadmap to create and maintain competitive advantage. The role will collaborate closely with GM's Strategy group to insure an integrated approach to strategy development. In addition, as strategic initiatives emerge, it is expected that the AVP will play a leadership role in their execution.

Job Duties

Utilize internal and external resources to develop key elements of the strategic planning framework

Benchmark best practices with other companies

Implement agreed upon strategic planning routines, such as megatrend monitoring, competitive analysis, scenario planning and executive offsite meetings

Lead the development of business cases on select strategic initiatives

Partnerships with mobility companies

Fintech company investments, partnerships or acquisitions

B2C direst to consumer business models

Forward integrating into new service offerings, such and remarketing, to capitalize on the opportunities created by "fleetization"

Innovative technologies that improve the customer experience and win customers for life, such as blockchain, machine learning and artificial intelligence

Perform other duties as assigned

Conform with all corporate policies and procedures


Experience in strategic planning, strategic development of FP&A


M&A and/or negotiations

Financial modeling and valuation

Project management

Financial Services

  • 3 to 5 years management experience
  • Related experience in a management consultant or corporate strategy type role
  • Experience in strategic planning, strategic development of FP&A
  • Related experience in financial services or auto finance highly preferred