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West Africa Commercial Leader At GE Oil & Gas

Date Posted: 09/Jan/2014
Deadline: Not Specified

Role Summary/Purpose:

As Commercial Leader for West Africa, the successful candidate manages commercial positioning and operations. The role involves detailed work both between customers, and concessionaires/NOC to ensure optimum business growth and margins following GE risk processes. This is a critical leadership role in the business and will offer significant ability to grow our business locally in Nigeria and regionally in a challenging environment.
Essential Responsibilities:
- Develop and execute a global commercial growth strategy for Oil and Gas West Africa

- Work with the regional commercial team to develop and execute account strategies in pursuit of top line growth and margin expansion.

- Develop strategic relationships with key customers and decision makers.

- Coordinate and align global sales strategy with regional business needs and priorities, incorporating relevant input from P&Ls.

- Accountable for orders, sales and margin results against GPB, OP forecasts.

- Coordinate with regional commercial team to implement account strategies, structure deals and close orders.

- Leverage the breadth of GE to increase competitive advantage.

- Review our current comm-ops capability across G&G and ensure overall improvement both in output and process alignment

- Manage and develop a team of commercial account managers

- Accountable for the attraction and development of talent, succession planning and sustainability of commercial pipeline with depth of expertise within Subsea.

- Champion broad-based customer-centered initiatives (e.g. NPS, cross-enterprise sales, solution selling).

- Promote a customer-centric mindset, lead a culture of quality and integrity.
- Bachelor's degree from an accredited university or college.

- At least 10 additional years of experience in O&G sales leadership with an exceptional track record.

- Fluency in English

- Global experience working abroad for a multinational organization in a leadership role with direct reports

- At least 5 years of leadership experience and proven track record of management and compliance leadership
Additional Eligibility Qualifications:
Desired Characteristics:
- Lean/Six Sigma Certification
- Experience working in multiple countries
- Ability to develop influential customer relationships, plans, sales strategies, presentations, and proposals
- Strong sales team leadership skills with a successful sales growth track record
- Strong customer mindset
- Strong influence and negotiation skills
- Understanding of GE's and customer's financial drivers / needs
- Strong oral and written communication skills
- Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
- Knowledge of market economics, competitive issues, technology and projects

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