BEV Consultant (West Coast)

Location: Los Angeles, California US


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Job Number: 10278

External Description: At Ford Motor Company, we believe freedom of movement drives human progress. We also believe in providing you with the freedom to define and realize your dreams. With our incredible plans for the future of mobility, we have a wide variety of opportunities for you to accelerate your career potential as you help us define tomorrow's transportation.

Electric and commercial vehicles are two key areas of growth under the Ford+ plan. The Ford Pro team is at the intersection of these strategic pillars as Ford becomes the first full-line automaker to launch a commercial-focused electric van and truck combo: the E-Transit and F-150 Lightning Pro.

The BEV Consultant - West will engage fleet customers to recommend a strategy for how to electrify their fleets. The BEV consultant will assess and analyze customer operations to find the best opportunities to transition their fleets to EVs, identify charging solutions and improve the success of EV adoption.

What you'll be able to do:

  • Consult with customers on topics supporting:
    • EV Fit planning within a fleet's operations
    • Home Charging solution design and hardware sales
    • Charging solution fit (depot, home and public)
    • Fleet transition planning considering BEVs, PHEVs and FHEVs
    • Total cost of ownership analysis, and
    • Customer EV training and onboarding tools.
  • Lead engagements with customers to identify needs, offer solutions, and request support customers must provide to facilitate a successful consulting engagement
  • Utilize Pro Charging CRM tools to track customer contacts, meetings scheduled and consulting and sales progress.
  • Partner with Ford data scientists, when required, to analyze customer vehicle usage data to develop recommendations to support our customers in their EV transition
  • Coordinate review and signing of legal agreements required to deliver BEV consulting and charging solutions including charging hardware sales agreements and data processing agreements
  • Operate EV Planning tools and models to develop recommendations as consulting outputs
  • Present recommendations to customers, lead customer meetings and write recommendation and outcome reports.
  • Periodically visit customers for sales meetings or support marketing events (10-20% travel)
  • Collect, analyze, and report insights on EV adoption and pain points in the marketplace as reported by customer and observed through the consulting program. Understand Ford strengths and weaknesses compared to competition in commercial EV and fleet charging space. Identify key gaps from customer perspective in product and service offerings.
The minimum requirements we seek:
  • Bachelor's Degree
  • 2+ years of experience in consulting or B2B sales role that includes customer solutions consulting
  • 2+ years experience working fully remote
  • Based in the Pacific Time Zone
Our preferred requirements:
  • Master's Degree
  • Passion for vehicle electrification
  • Proficient in modern collaboration tools such as Office 365, SharePoint, and WebEx Teams
  • Strong analytical and data skills including advanced knowledge of Microsoft Excel
  • Effective verbal and written communicator
  • Understanding of the Ford Pro strategy
  • Relationship builder, collaborator
  • Comfort in working in ambiguous situations
  • Experience with goal setting and deliverables tracking
What you'll receive in return:
As part of the Ford family, you'll enjoy excellent compensation and a comprehensive benefits package that includes generous PTO, retirement, savings and stock investment plans, incentive compensation and much more. You'll also experience exciting opportunities for professional and personal growth and recognition.

If you have what it takes to help us redefine the future of mobility, we'd love to have you join us.

Candidates for positions with Ford Motor Company must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire.

Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to a culturally diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, age, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status or protected veteran status.

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At Ford, the health and safety of our employees is our top priority. Vaccination has been proven to play a critical role in combatting COVID-19. As a result, Ford has made the decision to require U.S. salaried employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, unless employees require an accommodation for religious or medical reasons. Being fully vaccinated means that an individual is at least two weeks past their final dose of an authorized COVID-19 vaccine regimen. As a condition of employment, newly hired employees will be required to provide proof of their COVID-19 vaccination or an approved medical or religious exemption.

Job Number: 61113BR

Community / Marketing Title: BEV Consultant (West Coast)

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