Senior Manager, HMGMA Perimeter - EVs & Cost

Date: May 23, 2024

Location: Fountain Valley, CA, US, 92708

Company: Hyundai Motor America

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  • The primary purpose of the Sr. Manager, HMGMA Perimeter - EVs & Cost, is to align HMGMA plant and Americas Strategic Regions’ Total Delivery Cost (TdC) targets by models in each product milestones, and to manage lifecycle profitability of key EV models from HMGMA.
  • Support initial cost stabilization of key new launches in HMGMA plant.
  • Monitor performance after launch and make recommendation to maximize profit improve opportunities.
  • Serve as the Voice of Americas SR’s product teams and advise PDO leadership on all product performance matters and manufacturing plants to meet product planning and sales targets.

Major Responsibilities

  • Support initial stabilization of HMGMA by establishing cost reduction management and revenue improvement plan for main EV models produced in the first and second year.
  • Adjust expected future EV line up and review the optimization plan of HMGMA operation aligned with the latest market demands dynamics and relevant political landscape.
  • Monitor any government and regulatory incentive/constraint programs, detailed requirements, and our EV beneficiary conditions.
  • Monitor battery price, raw material cost and analyzing the estimated impact of EV cost and countermeasures.
  • Align Americas SR Performance with TdC Target and develop countermeasures to minimize any discrepancies.
  • Expand PD Office practice to other regional HQs in Hyundai.

Major Responsibilities (continued)


  • Product development / Price positioning / Sales cost / Material cost management.


~ Must be a high school graduate
~ Bachelor’s degree preferred
~ Master’s degree a plus

Related Experience

  • Eight or more years of professional experience in automotive manufacturer/distributor with direct product responsibilities (planning, marketing, and/or sales).
  • Minimum three years of supervisory experience desired.
  • Cross-functional team management experience is required.


  • Excel, PowerPoint, Word proficiency.
  • Good organizational and Data mining skills.
  • Effective communication skills.
  • Strong analytical skills with attention to detail.
  • Ability to simplify complex issues, develop compelling point of view, persuasively make case for change leading to action.
  • Outstanding written & verbal presentation skills required for external and Senior Leadership interactions.
  • Strong automotive technology knowledge.


  • N/A.

Physical Requirements

Normal office duties

Work Model

#LI-Hybrid (60% Onsite/40% Remote)




$107,800.00 - $154,000.00 Annual


  • Monthly Hyundai/Genesis vehicle lease allowance (including insurance and maintenance)
  • Holiday Pay - the company shuts down with pay between Christmas and New Years.
  • Vacation and sick time off
  • Healthcare insurance (medical, dental, and vision)
  • 401(K) company match
  • Additional 401(K) Employer Enhanced Contribution program – eligible after 1 year of employment, in addition to the regular employer matching contribution
  • Basic life insurance, short- and long-term disability
  • Mental health, wellbeing, and employee assistance program
  • Health advocate (coordinate care and services, assistance with claim and billing issues, understanding Hyundai benefits)


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Nearest Major Market: Orange County
Nearest Secondary Market: Los Angeles