The successful candidate will be a passionate people leader, strategic thinker, a business advocate, a change agent and able to build credibility and influence at all levels of the organization. The ability to rapidly understand the opportunities, create an aligned and inspiring vision and roadmap and then lead an organization to realize that vision is critical to success. This role will drive programs of critical importance to Kohler and will bring with it significant senior level visibility and career opportunities for the successful candidate.This position will focus on Sales & Marketing initiatives and therefore requires an in depth knowledge of Sales & Marketing best practices and technology solutions that enable such capabilities. Advanced experience in the fundamentals of tech enabled sales, marketing, e-commerce, customer experiences and customer service is required along with experience or knowledge in Salesforce & Web technologies.
- Bachelor's degree in Information Technology, Business or related field required. Masters / MBA desirable. Minimum of 10+ year's experience. Experience in manufacturing or retail a plus.
- Demonstrated track record of partnering with business stakeholders and handling multiple complex transformation projects and delivering sales and marketing technology capabilities
- Experience with leading and working in large teams
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills for varied audiences on business and technology related subject matter - storytelling and making the complex simple