Founder, Kokott Search Consultants LLC
Fountain Hills, AZ
In addition to many years of successful recruiting experience, Klaus' unprecedented qualifications and skills come from a 25+ year span of domestic and international experience in the petroleum and convenience store sectors. In every aspect of KSC’s operations, Klaus shares his insight into the aptitudes, qualities, skill sets, experience and accomplishments candidates must display to flourish in our clients' organizations. He has served the industry in a great number of roles, from an accounting role at a major US oil firm to VP of Sales and Marketing with a preeminent international organization in the C-store industry. Throughout his professional career, Klaus has either managed or collaborated with top professionals from every major department, thus enabling him to utilize his functional understanding and knowledge to ensure candidates comprehend the accountabilities, objectives and inter-dependencies of their roles. Furthermore, Klaus' experience in executive roles enables him to provide clients with executive recruiting counsel in the areas of retail (operations and marketing), fuel (commercial, industrial, dealer, contract supply, logistics, operations), project management, strategic plan development and implementation, succession planning, market expansion, accounting, and IT. His long-term relationship approach, business orientation and retention-focused mindset provide key value to KSC’s distinguished clients.