On-Site Automotive Program Manager

Employer
Dealer Tire
Location
Herndon, VA
Posted
Jul 17, 2017
Closes
Aug 07, 2017
Industry
Automotive, Other
Hours
Full Time
Job Description The Opportunity The Program Management team is looking for a strong business liaison who understands the impact a business owner mentality can have on our customers' results. In this role, the On-Site Program Manager will collaborate with cross-functional areas of expertise to execute upon contractual agreements and identify opportunities for program enhancements. This high visibility role will require you to collaborate directly with the OEM to manage the program promotion conception, design and implementation. Additionally, you will use analytics to influence senior leaders to move initiatives forward. Candidates should have a proven track record as a critical thinker who has managed large national programs, provided innovative solutions, maintained a customer-centric approach and has the ability to get results. Join a fast paced team that has direct influence on our OEM program execution. The Role Build strong, collaborative, multi-level OEM relationships to become a trusted advisor on all related business functions. Collaborate to achieve organizational consensus for the OEM strategy and its implementation. Invoke a project management methodology to manage the program/promotion conception, design and implementation. Support the development/management of annual tire and Dealer program marketing plans. Create/Post/Distribute Dealer communications to the OEM website as necessary. Position Requirements BS/BA, preferably in Business, Marketing, Management or related field required. Experience in either sales or marketing strongly preferred. Minimum of 3 years' experience leading external and internal teams (eg status weekly calls, new project launch, OEM program enhancement preferred. Company Description Dealer Tire is an international tire, maintenance, and light-repair product distributor that partners with automobile original-equipment manufacturers, some of which include: Mercedes-Benz, BMW, Lexus, and Chrysler. We distribute many different tire brands including: BF Goodrich, Michelin, Pirelli, Continental, Goodyear, and as well as many others. Based in Cleveland, OH, Dealer Tire employees over 1,000 associates throughout the US. We pride ourselves on delivering exceptional customer service through our dedicated team of passionate and innovative employees.