Strategic Transformation Manager

Administration Chicago, Illinois United States


As GCG continues to grow and expand, we are currently looking to hire a Strategic Transformation Manager to work closely with the Director of Integrations, VP of Mergers and Acquisitions, and the executive leadership team on the execution of GCG’s strategic transformation efforts.

As the Strategic Transformation Manager, you will manage projects relating to organic growth execution, salesforce effectiveness, implementation of ESG practices, and other third-party projects.  If you are looking to leverage and further build upon your consulting and project management expertise with a quickly evolving organization, apply now and learn how #wemakeconnectionspossible!

* This is a Chicago-region based position with a flexible, hybrid work arrangement. 

What you’ll do

  • Define, manage, and deliver special strategic transformation projects that generate enterprise value for GCG, while satisfying stakeholder requirements and balancing competing schedule, budget, and scope constraints
  • Work closely with GCG executive leadership to mobilize, plan and execute against longer-term strategic transformation priorities
  • Identify and define business questions and issues and develop strategic, analytical, and financial frameworks to drive business decisions
  • Clearly and concisely communicate the implications of analysis and the execution plan to senior leaders and influence outcomes
  • Continually refine best practices for execution based on learnings from prior projects
  • Help build scalable processes and shape the "operating system" of GCG’s Transformation Office

What you’ll bring

  • Bachelor’s Degree in a business or quantitative field (e.g., finance, accounting, economics, etc.)
  • 2-5 years’ experience in leading enterprise-wide strategic transformation efforts
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, and proven ability to work effectively with all organizational levels
  • Willingness to travel as required

What you’ll get

  • Competitive base salary and annual bonus based on company and individual performance
  • Robust and affordable benefits options, including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short and long-term disability insurance, and more
  • PTO plan with company paid holidays (7)
  • 401K with employer contribution
  • An employee-centric company that values and truly appreciates our most important asset: You!

About Genuine Cable Group (GCG)

At GCG, We Make Connections Possible!  We are a market-leading, value-added distributor of wire and cable-based connectivity and industrial automation solutions.  We proudly serve the industrial OEM, factory automation, communications, and building technology markets.  We have positioned ourselves as a strategic partner to our customers and vendors as we steadily grow to a two billion-dollar organization!

Genuine Cable Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

These duties and responsibilities are judged to be "essential functions" in terms of the Americans With Disabilities Act, or ADA. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

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