Director, Strategic Planning
5 - 7 years experience • Consumer Goods / Miscellaneous
Director, Strategic Planning – eCommerce-based Consumer Products – Utah
Highly-regarded and fast-growing CPG firm, located in Utah’s “silicon slopes” (15 minutes from Salt Lake City), seeks candidates to head their Strategic Planning function, replacing the former Director who was promoted internally. The role will focus on developing and refining the firm’s mid- and long-term strategic plans, leading the implementation of initiatives, and collaborating with executive leadership to drive growth (revenue, profitability, efficiency, technological, etc). Ideal candidates will have a bias toward action, an orientation toward collaboration and teamwork, and a high EQ, with6-10 years of professional experience in management consulting, private equity, or with a mature CPG retailer, demonstrating escalating responsibility and a drive to grow personally and professionally. The chosen candidate will align the strategic plan across functions, establish and monitor KPIs, and present to senior executive and the Board of Directors. Naturally, the best candidates will have superior problem-solving skills, be self-motivated, work well under pressure, embrace new technologies, possess top verbal, written and presentation skills, and likely have a graduate degree in business.