Reuter Stokes Product General Manager & Global Sales Leader
Company: General Electric
Location: Twinsburg, Ohio
Posted: September 12, 2017
Reference ID: 2975832
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The Reuter Stokes Product General Manager/Sales Leader will be responsible for leading the full scope of product management and sales activities for the ~$66M Reuter Stokes business. In this role you will integrate and develop processes that meet business needs across the organization and create a long-term profitable business strategy, driving organic and inorganic growth to double the product line over the next few years.
In the role of Reuter Stokes Product General Manager & Global Sales Leader you will:
+ Be responsible for creating short term success while establishing the long term profitable growth strategy for the Reuter Stokes product groups through cross-functional initiatives and programs partnering with supply chain, marketing, sales, comm ops, engineering, finance and services teams
+ Be responsible for understanding the product marketplace; know the competition and the product strengths and weaknesses to define the multi- generational product plan (MGPP)
+ As a true GM, be responsible for all operational metrics within product group including OM, CM and revenue; setting direction and improvement plans in order to meet business plan
+ As a Global Sales Leader, drive double digit orders growth, convertible orders, and orders linearity
+ Establish global sales strategy and support regions on key accounts and large orders
+ Provide leadership to direct reports and sub teams; including coaching, staffing, training, evaluation and performance management
+ Partner with engineering to determine priority of development programs and product specifications along with tracking NPI sales and fulfillment to ensure competitiveness, market leadership and continued product longevity
+ Partner with marketing team to identify, articulate and synthesize global market requirements as well as develop a go-to-market plan and be accountable for NPI commitments including launch schedules, sales and CM performance
+ Be responsible for customer interaction and support as defined and required by the business
+ Partner with BD team to identify inorganic opportunities that support long term growth strategy, as well as drive overall integration of acquired businesses
+ Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Marketing or Business Admin from an accredited college or university
+ Minimum 10 years of experience in Product Marketing, Sales, Operations, Engineering, and/or Product ManagementEligibility Requirements:
+ Travel 50% of the time, as required
+ Master's degree in Business Administration (MBA) or Marketing from an accredited college or university
+ Experience in B2B technology sectors, including products, services, and SW/Digital
+ Previous experience leading complex global organizations
+ Demonstrated ability to manage multiple priorities
+ Strong business analysis, problem solving, and strategy development skills
+ Preference for candidate with experience in Nuclear, Power Generation, and/or Oil & Gas industries
+ Knowledge of Reuter Stokes products, software and services is desirable
+ Understanding of competitive landscape is a plus
+ Demonstrated skills in managing multiple projects successfully
+ Driven change agent with bias for action
+ Outstanding presentation skills and analytical ability
+ Ability to work in cross-functional and cross-cultural teams
+ Green belt or Black belt Six Sigma certification is preferred (GE employees only)
+ Strong oral and written communication skills
+ Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
+ Effective team management skills
Locations: United States; Ohio; TwinsburgGE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeoc_self_print_poster.pdf . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditional upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen.