Strategy Lead, Kohler Ventures
Company: Kohler Co.
Location: West Point
Posted on: November 25, 2022
Strategy Lead, Kohler VenturesWork Mode: HybridLocation:
Hybrid/Flexible at Palo Alto, CANew York, NYOpportunityA division
of Kohler Co., a global leader in kitchen and bath, power
generation, and hospitality, Kohler Ventures builds new digital
businesses in areas of strategic importance to the company.Our
mission is to empower consumers to lead healthier lives. We explore
how familiar experiences can be enhanced and new innovations
developed through the integration of leading-edge technology,
science, and design.Come join us as we build a best-in-class global
multi-disciplinary team across artificial intelligence, machine
learning, design, advanced software and hardware engineering,
strategy, venture investments, sales, marketing, and
partnerships.We are seeking a StrategyLead who will spearhead
strategic initiatives by driving and owning marketanalytics and
help to distil them into clear calls for action for the new
venture. The candidate should becapable of working with teams
across hardware & software engineering,product management, and
regulatory strategies. This position will reportdirectly to the
Head of Strategy & Operations. Representative strategicinitiatives
prior to product launch might include; market entry
analysis,pricing strategy, assessing product-market fit,
organizational design, refiningbudgets and business cases, etc.
- Work directly with the Head of Strategy & Operations to help
set the course of an exciting, technology-driven new business.
- Assist in all aspects of company operations including strategy,
financial planning, business operations, commercial, product,
marketing, and project management.
- Develop high quality processes to improve how Kohler Ventures
operates and scales across different sub-teams in product, design,
research, and operations.
- Identify, assume ownership and manage cross-functional,
strategic initiatives and projects; connect workstreams that would
otherwise remain siloed.
- Facilitate effective decision-making throughout the
organization by proactively setting context, developing executive
level presentations for monthly and quarterly Venture Board
- Develop executive-level content, incl. analyses &
visualizations for board meetings, to monitor performance and
facilitate decision making.
- Perform other duties as assigned or
- A Bachelor's degree from an accredited educational institution,
Master's degree preferred.
- 3+ years of experience from top-tier management consulting or
investment banking firm preferred.
- Experience in a high-growth technology or consumer-facing
start-up or incubator environment preferred: specifically
experience with digital consumer products will be helpful.
- Organized problem solver who is adept at applying analytical
frameworks, quantitative modeling and data insights to test
hypotheses, drive business decisions and achieve consensus.
- Efficient communicator with experience in summarizing complex
information into digestible & visually appealing formats and
presenting these effectively.
- Willingness and comfortable with engaging with C-suite
leadership to organize and make things happen.
- Strong leadership skills including proven track record of
building, developing, and growing high-functioning teams.
- Positive, can-do attitude with a high degree of ownership and
self-motivation to drive change.
- Marketing/Go to Market experience is a plus.
- Language requirement: English only.We will consider applicants
requiring sponsorship for this opportunity.Why Work at Kohler
Co.?Kohler Co.'s mission is to contribute to a higher level of
gracious living for those who are touched by our products and
services. We understand that it takes investment in our associates'
development to make that happen. So, we offer ongoing investment in
each individual's personal development and the opportunity to
collaborate with others across functions and roles at Kohler. In
addition to the investment in your development, Kohler offers a
benefits package including a competitive salary, health, vision,
dental, 401(k) with company matching, and more! About UsBeyond the
competitive benefits and compensation, Kohler proudly offers a rich
history, steeped in creativity and a commitment to our associates
and communities. We invite you to learn more about our culture and
company at www.kohlercompany.com. It is Kohler's policy to recruit,
hire, and promote qualified personnel in all job classifications
without regard to race, creed, religion, age, sex, sexual
orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status,
national origin, disability or status as a protected veteran. If,
as an individual with a disability, you need reasonable
accommodation during the recruitment process, please contact
firstname.lastname@example.org. Kohler Co. is an equal
opportunity/affirmative action employer. We invite you to learn
more about equal employment opportunity by reviewing the Federal
EEO is the Law and the EEO is the Law Supplement .
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