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Fleet/Commercial Technical Sales Specialist

  • Location
    • Remote
  • Schedule Full time
  • Posted


Remote:  This position does not require employee to be on-site full-time to perform most effectively. The employee’s role enables them to work off-site on a permanent basis

About GM Energy, V2X & Battery Solutions 

Are you passionate about being a part of a start-up that will transform General Motors? Are you interested in entering the fastest growing industry, Energy & Power, and the very top? The foundation has been laid to launch this exciting and fast-paced team. This may be the opportunity for you! 

GM’s energy team was launched in 2021 and is rapidly growing. This team envisions a world with no grid outages, fully renewable energy, and decentralized energy resources. GM’s resources, reach, and all-EV future can deliver that future. This disruption is backed by the bold GM vision of zero crashes, zero emissions and zero congestion.  

GM Energy is building a for Sales Team to drive bookings and revenue, profitability and growth targets for the entire Energy Assets portfolio. 

Summary of Responsibilities

You will examine current technical sales strategies and develop and implement new strategies to improve upon current results and/or to meet new goals. You will be responsible for developing relationships & partnerships for commercial financing, installation, commissioning & permitting processes. As well as responsible for aligning team & leadership on new strategies and helping to deliver customer & leadership presentations.

Dimension of the Role:
The Technical Sales Specialist will be technical support and 1st level contact for sales for technical or contract related questions. The successful candidate will ideally have experience with commercial technical sales or sales engineering. Works closely with Product Owner(s) to define the best commercial approach across relevant markets and business segments. The Specialist will help to qualify leads, scope opportunities and develop quotes, as well as vet sales/technical partnerships (e.g. financiers, EPCs & suppliers).

Key Responsibilities

  • Project design & proposal support

  • Development of technical sales documentation

  • Product launch and go-to-market support

  • Hands-on technical with system design, installation and commissioning of solar & storage systems

  • Define, clarify and optimize technical terms within the contract negotiation in alignment with sales

  • Working with sales reps to visit customers and conduct presentations

  • Provide continuous feedback to product & engineering teams to drive product enhancements

Qualifications – Technical Specialists 

  • Installation/Commissioning experience is a major plus 

  • Ability to work independently under minimal supervision 

  • Excellent writing & presentation skills, communicating effectively with others in different time zones and of different backgrounds  

  • Excellent technical aptitude and ability to quickly learn detailed information about the existing product portfolio and to communicate and answer technical and product related questions and topics 

  • Understanding and application of financial product calculation - product cost and product sales price definition, analysis and recommendation 

  • Travel required. Must be able to travel up to 33% within the United States and Canada 

  • Ability to work in a high-pressure, deadline-oriented environment 

  • Ability to influence and gain buy-in from skeptics 

  • Experience in Energy industry is a plus 

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience 

Please only apply if you DO NOT need sponsorship to work in the Unites States now or in the future. We are unable to consider candidates who require sponsorship .

COMPENSATION : The median level of salary compensation for this role is $102,111.

BONUS POTENTIAL : An incentive pay program offers payouts based on company performance, job level, and individual performance.

BENEFITS : GM offers a variety of health and wellbeing benefit programs. Benefit options include medical, dental, vision, Health Savings Account, Flexible Spending Accounts, retirement savings plan, sickness and accident benefits, life insurance, paid vacation & holidays, tuition assistance programs, employee assistance program, GM vehicle discounts and more.

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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.

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