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Vice President, Strategic Growth – Lodging

3280 Peachtree Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30305, USA Req #4138
Monday, May 9, 2022

Summary:

FLEETCOR is seeking to recruit a Vice President of Strategic Growth for the Lodging Division. The Strategy and Growth Initiatives team is vital to identifying and realizing Lodging’s growth strategy.

The Vice President, working out of FLEETCOR’s global headquarters in Atlanta, GA, will work directly with senior executives across the Lodging division and FLEETCOR’s other lines of business.

Join a core team within an established market leader to turbo charge product and growth initiatives within the organization. To monetize more spend occasions in our Lodging division and leverage our top position in the payments industry, it is vital to attract extraordinary people - individuals who possess an entrepreneurial spirit and are driven to solve business problems.

The Vice President will drive key product and revenue initiatives designed to grow our Beyond Lodging solutions business by double digits each year. The person for this role with be a self-starter with outstanding strategic vision, deep analytical capabilities, and a passion for problem solving.

Responsibilities:

  • Work with senior leadership to formulate a comprehensive and disciplined overarching strategy to achieve double digit top line growth for FLEETCOR’s Lodging division within the rapidly evolving business travel and payments universe
  • Identify priority areas of opportunity, and develop and implement strategic solutions and execution plans to capture the opportunities Plans to include entering into new market segments, launching new product offers, increasing revenue from existing customers through cross-sell and increasing share of wallet initiatives.
  • Lead work to outline the optimized approach using build / buy / partner growth strategies  
  • Use financial modelling and data/analytics to develop insights and identify incremental revenue opportunities
  • Partner with Corporate M&A team on deal due identification, due diligence and  execution, and led the post-merger integration and synergy execution workstreams  
  • Prepare concise and persuasive presentation materials and be comfortable leading discussions and working sessions with senior Executives from Lodging and other FLEETCOR businesses

 

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in business, marketing, economics, or quantitative discipline with outstanding academic performance required
  • Travel / Hospitality industry experience highly desired
  • Previous experience in strategy consulting a plus, but not required
  • Experience leading growth projects that required regular interactions with C-level executives
  • Experience implementing process improvement initiatives for core processes requiring interaction and management of various teams
  • Excellent project management skills; demonstrated ability to successfully manage projects with limited management oversight, including timelines, tasks, teams, group dynamics, etc.
  • Strong analytical, financial modelling, and forecasting skills
  • Confident and independent self-starter
  • Has ability to strategize as well as execute
  • Outstanding written and oral communication and presentation skills
Holds themselves to a high standard and thrives in a demanding and high paced work environment

About the Company:

FLEETCOR Technologies, Inc. (“FLEETCOR”) is a leading global provider of business payment solutions. We help companies of all sizes control, simplify and secure payment of various domestic and cross-border payables using specialized payment products. We serve businesses, partners, merchants, consumers and payment networks in North America, Latin America, Europe, and Asia Pacific.

  • $2.8B Annual Revenue
  • 800,000 Directly Served Business Clients
  • 9,700+ Employees

(as of December 31, 2021)

Our payment solutions provide our customers with a payment method designed to be superior to and more robust and effective than what they use currently, whether they use a competitor’s product or another alternative method such as cash or check. We group our payment solutions into five primary categories: Fuel, Lodging, Tolls, Corporate Payments and Gift. Each category is unique in its focus, customer base and target markets, but they also share a number of characteristics:  customers are primarily businesses, have recurring revenue models, have specialized networks which create barriers to entry, have high margins, and have similar selling systems.


FLEETCOR enjoys global recognition including:

  • Forbes Global Growth Champion – FLEETCOR is one of the 250 fastest growing companies in the world as determined by Forbes and Statista 
  • Forbes World’s Most Innovative Companies – FLEETCOR has made this prestigious list of leading innovative companies 4 years in a row!
  • Fortune 1000 Company – FLEETCOR was one of the largest movers in the new rankings of the largest companies in America, ranking  #872
  • S&P 500 – In 2018, FLEETCOR joined the S&P stock index comprised of the 500 leading US stocks

Our Mission


Create better ways for businesses and their partners to pay their expenses
 

Our Strategy

FLEETCOR will continue double-digit revenue growth by executing on four growth planks:

  • Sell More New Clients. FLEETCOR will continue growing sales by investing more in proven sales channels and bringing more prospects into the funnel.
  • Increase Revenue per Client. FLEETCOR will continue increasing its share of customer wallets through network expansion and cross-sell of add-on solutions.
  • "Beyond" Adjacent Segments. FLEETCOR will continue extending its existing business into adjacent spaces to broaden its market opportunity.
  • Launch New Platform Business. FLEETCOR has launched its "new platform business" integration "Expense Management & AP/Vendor Payments" solutions into one bundled software platform.
Our Commitment to Diversity, Equality, Inclusion, Belonging


Together we can foster true belonging. We know different ideas, perspectives and backgrounds lead to better innovation and results. We are therefore committed to building and nurturing a culture of diversity, inclusion, and belonging by:

  • Welcoming people of different backgrounds, cultures, ethnicities, genders, and sexual orientations;
  • Empowering our people to share their experiences and ideas through open forums and individual conversations; and
  • Valuing each person’s unique perspectives and individual contributions.

Embracing diversity enables our people to “make the difference” at FLEETCOR.
 

Our Values

FLEETCOR’s culture reflects our history of fast growth and our continued drive for results. Our entrepreneurial spirit remains strong across our global workforce, and we reinforce these principles in our five core values:

  • Innovation: Figure out a better way
  • Execution: Get it done quickly
  • Integrity: Do the right thing
  • People: We make the difference
  • Collaboration: Accomplish more together

These values guide all of our employees and are infused in all aspects of our Company.  We are, as a team, united through these shared values and our mission to provide “a better way to pay.”

Our values foster an inclusive culture through the expectation that all employees will treat each other with respect and appreciate the diversity of identities, thoughts, backgrounds and styles. Our commitment to fostering an inclusive culture has never been more essential than in this moment of national reflection. We must always celebrate the diversity of our company and our communities.

We strongly believe that the quality and diversity of our workforce provide FLEETCOR with a competitive advantage, and that our problem-solving and solution-building efforts are greatly enhanced when we harness the collective thinking of a diverse group of people with unique experiences and perspectives.

Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer:

FLEETCOR is an Equal Opportunity Employer. FLEETCOR provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, gender (including pregnancy), religion, national origin, ancestry, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, language, ancestry, genetic information, veteran and/or military status or any other group status protected by federal or local law. If you require reasonable accommodation for the application and/or interview process, please notify a representative of the Human Resources Department.

For more information about our commitment to equal employment opportunity and pay transparency, please click the following links: EEO and Pay Transparency.

Other details

  • Job Family Leadership
  • Job Function Sales
  • Pay Type Salary
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  • 3280 Peachtree Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30305, USA