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Director, Sales & Ops - CVR

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Date: Nov 30, 2018

Location: Petaluma, CA, US, 94954

Company: CDK

Job Description

Accelerate Your Career

Drive global technology


With more than $2 billion in revenues, CDK Global is a leading global provider of integrated information technology and digital marketing solutions to the automotive retail and adjacent industries. Focused on enabling end-to-end automotive commerce, CDK provides solutions to dealers in more than 100 countries around the world, serving approximately 28,000 retail locations and most automotive manufacturers.   CDK Global solutions automate and integrate critical processes from pre-sale targeted advertising to the sale, financing, insurance, parts supply, repair and maintenance of vehicles, with an increasing focus on utilizing data analytics and predictive intelligence.   


We’re large enough to make a difference but small enough for your voice to be heard. This means that we are an organization where every person matters. You can make an impact on the success of our business and that of our customers regardless of what career you decide to pursue.


From data scientists to sales and client service experts, we’re hiring to support your growth and ours - Green light your career.  

Position Summary


The CVR Region Director is responsible for directing all sales activities within the region.  These activities include marketing coordination, new account acquisition, new account implementation, and current client training, audit compliance, new services sales, and overall client retention activities.  He/ She is responsible for the overall productivity and effectiveness of the sales organization, as well as vendor and governmental relationships that optimize the sales process.  As the leader of region, the Region Director is expected to provide support to his/her team with forecasting, strategic planning, and reporting, as well as commission plan development and day-to-day activity planning and tracking. These activities include sales process optimization, sales training, product training, sales program implementation, and sales administration.  This position will lead a team of territory sales managers, account executives, and project coordination specialists.  Reporting to the Vice President & General Manager of CVR, this position will work with internal and external stakeholders to ensure the appropriate objectives and priorities are being met.


Position Responsibilities & Essential functions


  • Establishing sales goals and tracking daily, weekly, and monthly metrics and KPI’s to insure such goals are achieved
  • Manage, track, and report on established expense budgets for travel, entertainment, and marketing
  • Manage and coordinate with R&D development team to insure product and system support and enhancements are occurring in accordance with client
  • Monitor accuracy and distribution of reports and other intelligence essential to the organization
  • Proactively identifying opportunities for sales process improvement
  • Communicate and cascade information to his/her region team related to progress against region, company, and CDK goals, results, and other information relevant to all employees
  • Planning and directing short-term and long-term sales and support team goals.
  • Insuring all employees are provided with performance goals and regular job


Qualifications & Job Requirements


  • 8+ years of leadership experience
  • Bachelor’s Degree required, MBA strongly preferred
  • Track record of leading larger scale business organizations and teams
  • Experience in sales and/or sales leadership
  • Experience developing and managing a professional staff, including the ability to cultivate a positive team atmosphere in order to drive success, and to multi-task and perform well under pressure and in a heavy-volume environment.
  • Track record of working through pipeline opportunities and challenges and converting those into high-impact programs to drive to revenue goals and plans.
  • Familiarity and expertise related to software, tools, and knowledge required to perform are appropriate




  • Results Oriented and Driven
  • Sense of Urgency and Need for Speed
  • High ability to organize and prioritize multiple complex projects
  • Ability to collaborate and build relationships work across all levels of the business
  • Ability to build relationships with external customers, potential customers, vendors, and other stakeholders
  • Effective communications skills including the ability to lead and deliver Executive Level Presentations
  • Keen eye on business improvement potential and ability to take swift action


CDK Global knows you have passions outside of work.  You have family, friends, sporting events, and lots of things going on.   That’s why we offer a comprehensive benefits package to not only take care of you but your family as well.   All of our benefits are effective the first day of employment including 401K matching, paid time off to re-energize, donate your time to volunteer in your community, and tuition reimbursement to name a few.


At CDK, we pride ourselves on having a diverse workforce. We value and celebrate the uniqueness of individuals and the different perspectives they provide. We offer equal opportunity employment regardless of race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability status, age, marital status, or protected veteran status.  

Nearest Major Market: Santa Rosa
Nearest Secondary Market: Petaluma

Job Segment: Sales Management, Outside Sales, Advertising, Sales, Operations, Marketing

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