Could you be our next Executive Director?
GlobalPlatform is looking for its next Executive Director. The right candidate will be responsible for the coordination, execution and monitoring of GlobalPlatform’s roadmap strategy. The role also involves the development of strategic and robust marketing efforts to drive adoption of GlobalPlatform technology in the organization’s priority industry sectors and across numerous device types.
Who we are looking for
- 10-15 years of progressive, professional, managerial and / or executive experience in a technical marketing capacity;
- Knowledge of emerging Internet-of-Things (IoT) devices and ecosystem is a plus;
- Superior written and verbal communication skills;
- Fluency in English (but does not need to be first language), including the technical language used in the specification of security technologies, is essential;
- Proven leadership ability, able to work with senior managers from diverse organizations on the GlobalPlatform Board;
- Experience in getting the best from different contributors in a highly multi-cultural environment;
- Strong business networking skills, ideally with an established network of contacts in GlobalPlatform priority industry sectors and technologies;
- Competent and confident public speaking experience;
- The ability to understand business and technical needs and translate that into strong and highly differentiated marketing and promotional messages and deliverables;
- Work experience with consortia in a leadership capacity, preferably in the formulation of industry standards is a plus;
- Ability to drive / deliver results individually as well as through limited support resources (PR agency, Operations Secretariat).