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Caterpillar, Inc. Marketing & Sales Retail Capability Consultant in Louisiana

Career Area:

Marketing / Sales / Product Support

Job Description:

Caterpillar’s Building Construction Products (BCP) division is hiring a Marketing & Sales Retail Capability Consultant ! This position is a marketing and sales strategy role that applies process improvement methodologies to enhance our dealer’s retail presence, marketing and sales capabilities, and overall customer experience.

Job Duties/Responsibilities :

  • Develop, deploy and refine a dealers’ retail strategy

  • Understand and keep current on customer/dealer market and understand how and why decisions are made within their work group and organization

  • Responsible for applying those decisions to support and develop product sales, dealer effectiveness, overall segment growth, process improvement, etc.

  • Apply knowledge of products, technology, industry, and product support, in support of Caterpillar, dealer and customer expectations and needs

  • Responsible for territory business targets: market share,participation, new customer growth, machine and attachment growth

  • Use best in class cost-to-serve methodology to help dealers reduce cost burden and profitably grow business

  • Developand support the Construction Industries (CI) Retail Growth Business Case for all Dealers in territory; ensure Dealers make progress on their retail transformation

  • Create, develop and modify future Dealer Leadership Table Business cases, support leadership table members and work to govern Dealer’s business cases

  • Identify, analyze and resolve marketing and sales tactics, distribution needs and problems in assigned discipline/territory

Basic Qualifications:

  • 7+ years of progressive sales and marketing experience

  • Bachelor’s degree

  • Dealer, distributor or partnership development experience

  • Experience utilizing current marketing strategies for new customer growth

  • Ability to travel 50% - 75% of the time (based on primary work location)

Top Candidates Will Also Have:

  • Strong project management experience and the ability to work on multiple complex projects simultaneously

  • Prior retail channel, rental or a product support experience a plus

  • Strong negotiation skills; Able to effectively influence a variety of business partners, peers and customers

  • Familiarity with Dealer marketing and sales operations

  • Demonstrated cross functional leadership; fosters a cooperative working relationship with others inside and outside the company

  • Self-driven, motivated, ability to work independently

  • Strong communication skills

  • Excellent analytical skills

  • 6 Sigma Black Belt or PMP Certification

Territory and Location Details :

  • The preferred work location is Houston, TX, however other locations conducive to regional travel within TX, LA, AR, and TN will be considered

  • This can be a remote position;however, the selected applicant must reside within territory and commutable distance to a Caterpillar facility

  • Relocation assistanceis available

  • ISE is not available for this position

How We Support You (Employee Benefits)

Our goal at Caterpillar is for you to have a rewarding career. We offer a total rewards package that provides day one benefits (medical, dental, vision, RX, and 401K) along with the potential of a yearly bonus. Additional benefits include paid vacation days and paid holidays (prorated based upon hire date).

Your Work Shapes the World

Whether it be groundbreaking products, best in class solutions or creating a lifelong career, you can do work that matters at Caterpillar. With a 95-year legacy of quality and innovation and 150 locations in countries around the world, your impact spans the globe.

At Caterpillar, we believe each person is unique and valued, and are committed to ensuring that our workplace is diverse and representative of the many customers we serve around the globe. Different perspectives help us achieve our best work and come together to form a high-performing Caterpillar team that makes positive changes in the communities where we live and work.

EEO/AA Employer. All qualified individuals - including minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities - are encouraged to apply.

This employer is not currently hiring foreign national applicants that require or will require sponsorship tied to a specific employer, such as H, L, TN, F, J, E, O. As a global company, Caterpillar offers many job opportunities outside of the U.S. which can be found through our employment website www.Caterpillar.com/careers .

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Relocation is available for this position.

EEO/AA Employer. All qualified individuals - Including minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities - are encouraged to apply.

There’s more to work at Caterpillar than just the work itself. We hire smart, friendly people and it shows in our culture. We hold ourselves to high standards and make sure our values of integrity, excellence, teamwork, commitment and sustainability come to life in the way we work. We make sure our employees feel continuously challenged while also supported. We provide professional growth opportunities, including leadership programs. We celebrate the diversity of our team, while also working together as one Caterpillar.

Our culture, like everything at our company, is made possible by each employee’s contribution. Person by person, we create the environment we work in, and we are proud of the Caterpillar we’ve built.

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