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Marketing / Sales / Product Support

Industry Territory Manager

Location Geneva 6, Geneva, Switzerland
Date Posted
Contract Type Full time
Job Type Regular
Requisition ID R0000141007

Career Area:

Marketing / Sales / Product Support

Job Description:

Your Work Shapes The World!

When you join Caterpillar, you're joining a global team who cares not just about the work we do – but also about each other.  We are the makers, problem solvers and future world builders who are creating stronger, more sustainable communities. We don't just talk about progress and innovation here – we make it happen, with our customers, where we work and live. Together, we are building a better world, so we can all enjoy living in it.

JOB DUTIES: 

  • Responsible for leadership and employee engagement of the industry field reps, typically consisting of sales, application, service and/or product support.
  • Plan, execute and deliver with the field sales team and dealers the Go-to-Market activities to meet/exceed Business Plan (PINS, Sales, Yield) targets for Purpose Build Machines and Caterpillar Work tools sold into the industry segments
  • Responsible for “selling the house” (integrated Caterpillar solutions) and assist in merchandising dealer service
  • Reporting the monthly demand review for sales & operational planning (S&OP) of purpose build machines and work tool families upon dealer sales funnel management and machine forecast.
  • Manages Sales Variance Funds and Merchandising tactics for Machines & Work Tools. The responsibilities include Price Realization for these disciplines. 
  • Ensure customer satisfaction through management of product and commercial issues
  • Report on competitive activities including machine & work tools competitive pricing (Lost Sales Reporting).
  • Develop relevant reports on trends required to support necessary Business Reviews.
  • Training and development of the district sales and service staff; sets objectives, establishes standards of performance, and evaluates district staff performance; sales forecasts, objectives, work plans, and budgets

BACKGROUND/EXPERIENCE:  

  • Thorough knowledge of company products and product applications, merchandising programs, and/or warranty practices and procedures. 
  • Broad company knowledge and strong understanding of dealers as well as customers is also required. 
  • College or university degree or equivalent experience. 
  • 8 to 12 years as an individual contributor and previous field experience.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills are required in order to deal with sensitive issues, develop others, or persuade others inside and outside the department to take specific action.

APPLICABLE METRICS ARE AS FOLLOWS:

  • Business Plan Achievement:  Machines, Work Tools
  • Sales Growth:  Machines, Work Tools and Service
  • Market Share:  Machine (Volumes) & Work Tools (Yield) 
  • Forecast Accuracy for designated Industry - - both Business Plan and Rolling Forecasts
  • Customer Satisfaction:  Machines & Work Tools
  • Sales Variance:  Machines & Work Tools
  • Participation and Closure Rates

JOB RELATED STATISTICS:

  • Operating Budget $1M (Labor)
  • Marketing/Go-to-Market for Industry Segments & Work Tools business representing 500M$
  • Industry Segment Definition: Demolition & Recycling, Waste Management, Scrap, Ports, Industrial Processing
  • Product Definition: Cat Work Tools, HEXWH Material Handlers, HEXLG Demolition machines (UHD/SB), Landfill Compactors, EMD Purpose Designed Industrial Packages
  • Region: Europe (75% of EAME volume)
  • Total Employees up to 7 (all direct reports)

Additional Information:    

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Caterpillar is an Equal Opportunity Employer and considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion or belief, sex, age, national origin, citizenship status, marital status, military/veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, physical or mental disability or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws. Caterpillar is committed to creating a dynamic work environment that values diversity and inclusion, respect and integrity, customer focus, and innovation. For more information, visit https://www.caterpillar.com/en/careers/why-caterpillar.html    

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A valid Swiss work permit or Swiss or EU-25/EFTA citizenship is required for this position. 

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