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Greater Peoria, IL

Strategy Manager



Peoria, IL, USA
Posted on Thursday, June 6, 2024

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Job Description:

Your Work Shapes the World at Caterpillar Inc.

When you join Caterpillar, you're joining a global team who cares not just about the work we do – but also about each other. We are the makers, problem solvers, and future world builders who are creating stronger, more sustainable communities. We don't just talk about progress and innovation here – we make it happen, with our customers, where we work and live. Together, we are building a better world, so we can all enjoy living in it.

Cat Digital is the digital and technology arm of Caterpillar Inc., leveraging the latest technologies to build industry leading digital solutions for our customers and dealers. With over 1.5 million connected assets worldwide, our teams use data, technology, advanced analytics, telematics and AI capabilities to help our customers build a better, more sustainable world.

Job Summary:

Leads development and execution of the mid to long-term business development for Cat Digital’s Connectivity growth strategy.

What You Will Do:

  • Develop/refresh Caterpillar connectivity growth strategy and communicating to key stakeholders via regular cadence
  • Develop and lead key strategic initiatives for department in collaboration with internal/external business partners
  • Lead connectivity market intelligence and benchmarking
  • Lead and support Executive Stakeholder communications
  • Lead complex cross functional / department / BU projects
  • Leads cross-functional collaboration with business partners across the organization and outside consultants to gain industry trends and collect voice of the customer and voice of the business to propose ideas for business growth.
  • Manages metrics, dashboards and supporting management tools in place to monitor performance and develop processes to increase the sale
  • Planning and directing all projects viewed as critical to department and the enterprise
  • Gather information and assess the market including competitive issues, market dynamics, market service needs and the company position in the industry by securing a leadership role within the trade associations, technical bodies and schools particular to this sector.

What You Will Have:

Customer Focus:

  • Researches and verifies customer needs and expectations.

Data Gathering & Analysis:

  • Analyzes and interprets data when creating business plans

Decision Making and Critical Thinking:

  • Differentiates assumptions, perspectives, and historical frameworks.
  • Evaluates past decisions for insights to improve decision-making process.

Effective Communications:

  • Adapts documents and presentations for the intended audience.

Relationship Management:

  • Knowledge of relationship management techniques; ability to establish and maintain healthy working relationships with clients, vendors, and peers.

Strategic Thinking:

  • Makes sound business decisions on behalf of the group when faced with complex and contradictory alternatives.
  • Recommends ways to position the organization for long-term competitiveness.

Additional Details:

This position must be based out of our Peoria, IL office with a flexible hybrid work environment.


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What you Will Get:

Working with a Fortune 100 leader, you can build your career on a global scale and take advantage of development opportunities with emerging technologies. We’ve created an inclusive environment for you to explore your passions, make an impact and do the work that really matters. Join Us.

Visa Sponsorship is not available for this position. This employer is not currently hiring foreign national applicants that require or will require sponsorship tied to a specific employer, such as, H, L, TN, F, J, E, O. As a global company, Caterpillar offers many job opportunities outside of the U.S which can be found through our employment website at www.caterpillar.com/careers.

Posting Dates:

June 5, 2024 - June 16, 2024

Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a drug screen.

EEO/AA Employer. All qualified individuals - Including minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities - are encouraged to apply.

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