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With over 80 years as an industrial technology leader, Kennametal Inc. delivers productivity to customers through materials science, tooling and wear-resistant solutions. Customers across aerospace, earthworks, energy, general engineering and transportation turn to Kennametal to help them manufacture with precision and efficiency. Every day approximately 10,000 employees are helping customers in more than 60 countries stay competitive. Kennametal generated nearly $2.4 billion in revenues in fiscal 2019. Learn more at www.kennametal.com. Follow @Kennametal: Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, LinkedIn and YouTube.





Key Job Responsibilities

  • Execute key tasks and projects of a complex nature
  • Perform analysis of a complex nature and develop recommendations in support of achieving business objectives
    • Provides input into creation of execution plan and updates to plan based on changes in strategic direction.
    • Primary responsibility for carrying out all, or portions of, the execution plan relating to specific area of accountability.
  • Prepare progress, status and forecast reports on multiple key aspects of the assigned area of responsibility
  • May oversee work of Technical/Professional or Admin/Support type roles
  • Drive the sales operations and planning processes through the global consolidation of sales forecasts.
  • Analyze and report sales data and key operational metrics to various internal users, such as department heads, top executives and segment leaders.
  • Participate in the definition and deployment of systems and processes critical to the reporting and tracking of compensation or sales team metrics.
  • Review sales processes and compare current data to historical information to define actions for the improvement of sales processes.

Education and Experience

  • 4 year secondary degree, plus advanced degree preferred. Comments
  • 5 - 7 years in discipline
  • Proficiency in standard MS Office applications is required.
  • Experience working with SAP-based enterprise resource planning (ERP) and/or customer relationship management (CRM) tools is required.
  • Must have experience with analytical software and database query applications such as Microsoft Access, SAP Business Explorer and Business Objects.  
  • Must possess good communication skills and the ability to manage time appropriately. Being business-savvy and service-oriented is also helpful.
  • Experience working in a sales support capacity is required.

Equal Opportunity Employer