Koch
Join our Talent Network
Skip to main content

Director, Business Transformation

This job posting is no longer active.

Description

Koch Business Transformation accelerates the profitable transformation of Koch companies by meeting them where they are on their journey and partnering with / empowering them to achieve their targeted business outcomes through the effective leverage and application of the appropriate resources, knowledge, & tools. We do this through a set of Services & Capabilities we continue to design, develop, and improve to support critical phases and success factors along the transformation journey and to enable us to be effective partners, while working with each business to build these long-term capabilities where they create the most value. 

The team is looking to add to their Strategy & Business Design service area. This team applies customer centric design practices to help facilitate business leaders through a process of defining the future state of their business including strategy alignment and target operating model, identifying major capability gaps and defining work that needs to be accomplished to resolve those gaps in order to achieve the businesses expected business outcomes and key bets and ultimately achieve their vision.

What You Will Do In Your Role

Identify and Scope Opportunities 

  • Work with Koch business leaders and Business Transformation Team to identify spaces where the teams’ comparative advantages can add value, and help scope related responsibilities, initiatives, projects and deliverables. 

Deliver Engagements and / or Advise Business Leaders 

  • Lead highly visible cross-functional project teams made up of internal and external partners and business team members to deliver top quality engagements across Koch companies that center around business strategy and design (architecture) – outcome / bet definition, capability gap, transformation strategy, target operating model and roadmap design. 
  • Use a range of tools and methods to help lead and facilitate business leaders to overcome obstacles and solution problems in a way that drives progress, improves knowledge exchange and ways of working, and accelerates value capture. 

Build Capability and Knowledge Processes 

  • Work closely with other Business Transformation Team Capability leaders to help Koch’s business maximize and accelerate value of their highest value transformation programs.
  • Contribute to the formal development of business design (architecture) practice tools, methodologies, and applications, and inspire innovative approaches and techniques
  • Help evangelize learnings, insights, connections, and recommendations across businesses, disciplines, and departments.

 Apply Economic Thinking 

  • Apply economic thinking to identify alternatives, understand tradeoffs, and make valuable decisions and help others learn to do the same.

You Are

  •  “Human Obsessed”, ability to demonstrate empathy, putting individual stakeholders and / or customers at the center of everything you do. 
  • A Strategy Leader, who is able to quickly navigate and download large unstructured bodies of information, rapidly getting to conversational fluency around an industry, market, or process and is able to connect business vision and strategy to effective action.
  • A Systems Thinker (Dot Connector), who is constantly connecting and synthesizing in pursuit of concrete outcomes and value. Thinking at the ecosystem level and making valuable connections comes second nature to you 
  • Relentlessly Curious, constantly asking why and seeking understanding. 
  • A Facilitator, who spearheads activities on projects, including workshops, target operating model design, and roadmap development. 
  • A Storyteller, who can frame and tell the story of strategy to action. Present the communication of research findings, conceptual ideas, detailed design, and experience design rationale both verbally and visually.
  • A Principled Entrepreneur, who is contribution minded, practices a philosophy of mutual benefit and demonstrates integrity, humility, and respect.


The Experience You Will Bring

Requirements:

  • Understanding and application of business frameworks and methodologies such as Togaf, Six Sigma, Lean and Design Thinking 
  • Strong background in leading and managing projects with set timelines, multiple cross functional stakeholder groups and defined deliverables. 
  •  A proven track record in the development of strategic plans 
  • Strong background in developing and delivering presentations in a corporate, consulting, agency, or relevant environment capacity 
  • Experience conducting customer and stakeholder interviews and implementing surveys 
  • Willingness to travel approximately 25% 

What Will Put You Ahead

  • 15 – 20 years strategy or process consulting 
  • MBA
  • Ability to understand industry dynamics, stakeholders, and customers across multiple industries and roles 
  •  Strong analytical and critical-thinking skills
  • Flexible minded; willing to take on additional responsibilities to support the team




Our goal is for each employee, and their families, to live fulfilling and healthy lives. We provide essential resources and support to build and maintain physical, financial, and emotional strength - focusing on overall wellbeing so you can focus on what matters most. Our benefits plan includes - medical, dental, vision, flexible spending and health savings accounts, life insurance, ADD, disability, retirement, paid vacation/time off, educational assistance, and may also include infertility assistance, paid parental leave and adoption assistance. Specific eligibility criteria is set by the applicable Summary Plan Description, policy or guideline and benefits may vary by geographic region. If you have questions on what benefits apply to you, please speak to your recruiter.


At Koch companies, we are entrepreneurs. This means we openly challenge the status quo, find new ways to create value and get rewarded for our individual contributions. Any compensation range provided for a role is an estimate determined by available market data. The actual amount may be higher or lower than the range provided considering each candidate’s knowledge, skills, abilities, and geographic location. If you have questions, please speak to your recruiter about the flexibility and detail of our compensation philosophy.


Equal Opportunity Employer, including disability and protected veteran status.
Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test. 
This employer uses E-Verify.  Please visit the following website for additional information: www.kochcareers.com/doc/Everify.pdf


#LI-SM3

This job posting is no longer active.

Sign up for our talent network.

Not ready to apply? Take a minute to sign up to receive notifications on opportunities that match your interests.

Sign Up Now