General Motors Counsel - Maven Personal Mobility - LEG0000535 in Detroit, Michigan
Overview: GM’s new personal mobility brand and LLC,Maven, offers highly personalized mobility-on-demand services in the U.S. andglobally.Shared mobility is growing inpopularity as are customers interacting with the world through their mobiledevices.Maven is engaging with thesecustomers with personalized, premium, on-demand mobility solutions to connectthem with the people and places they love.Maven combines advancements in personalsmartphone apps and the power of OnStar with new innovations in personal mobilityservices.Maven brings togetherinternational, cross-functional teams that design hardware and software,integrate new technologies into our connectedvehicles and devices,market new products for our customers, and lead inthe car sharing space with our groundbreaking mobility solution.We're motivated to excelbecause the work we do touches customers every second of every day.
Job Description: As Counsel,the Attorney will play a leading role in supporting the intersection between thevarious legal disciplines supporting Maven. The Attorney will integrate with privacy,security, sales and marketing, purchasing, litigation, public policy, andcustomer care. The Attorney willpartner with Maven’s business development, purchasing and business operations,and work closely with these clients to support the development and operation ofpersonal mobility solutions around the world.
·Draft and negotiate commercial transactionssupporting the Maven business development and operations teams.
·Support Maven program execution teams in thedesign, development, implementation and operation of products, services, systemsand processes.
·Drive the development and implementation ofcommon global legal processes, requirements and contract templates.
·Collaborate with global legal and business staffto ensure coordinated and compliant design and provision of connected automotivesolutions.
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This position requires the ability to legally operate a motor vehicle on a regular basis.
·Ability to work collaboratively with the client and legal colleagues, resolve issues, and recommend solutions that are legally sound and support business needs and initiatives.
·Law degree and license to practice law in Michigan, or ability to obtain admission into Michigan State Bar within a year of employment.
·A minimum of five (5) years of relevant legal experience, with strong commercial transactions experience and a demonstrated history of successfully supporting technology-focused clients.
·Exceptional organizational, analytical and interpersonal skills.
·Strong oral and written communication skills.
Emotional Strength & Maturity
Takes responsibility for decisions and actions. Successfully handles multiple priorities which may be in conflict. Accurately perceives own strengths and areas for improvement. Admits and learns from mistakes. Overcomes stress and tolerates adversity while controlling emotions. Demonstrates interpersonal sensitivity. Able to live with the personal consequences of difficult decisions. Appears self-confident and assured, while managing ego-drive. Acknowledges own feelings and failures rather than rationalizing or blaming others.
Innovation & Creativity
Is open-minded and willing to consider different ways of doing things. Fosters an environment for new ideas and approaches to enhance the business. Amplifies and leverages differences and various perspectives. Comfortable with taking calculated risks to improve the business. Guides the organization through change, ensuring strategic focus. Projects and envisions how potential ideas will play out in execution. Inspires others to get involved and solve problems.
Motivates and inspires a diverse group of employees and stakeholders by translating corporate objectives and priorities into meaningful and tangible goals, action plans and benefits for the Company. Utilizes a straightforward, approachable, collaborative, team oriented approach to build trust, relying on influencing skills rather than authority. Mentors other members of management. Walks in the clients’ shoes and speaks their language. Constantly looks at the business from the outside in, based upon a clear understanding of client needs, preferences, interests, and decision-making criteria. Builds coalitions to effectively execute strategy. Initiates and builds enduring, trusting relationships with clients for the common good of customers and Company. Utilizes ethical and persuasive techniques to influence constituencies toward win/win solutions whenever possible.