The President is tasked with providing executive leadership for the Company, and with establishing and delivering short and long-term goals, strategies and plans for both the ATD Company and the ITEG organization. Reporting to, and working in concert with, the Chairman of ATD, a multi-year position that rotates among the heads of the company owners, the President is responsible for overseeing the complete operation of the Company, its staff and its performance. The face of the Company to internal and external stakeholders, as well as to key selected ATD suppliers/customers, the President is both a strategic visionary and a hands-on leader, interfacing with and contributing to the overall corporate direction with the Board, and modeling leadership in line with the culture of the Company.
Key Qualifications, Skills and Responsibilities:
Develop annual operating plan with clear objectives, strategies, quality standards, fiscal budgets, milestones to support short-term and long-term plans
Lead the ATD brand by collaborating with key suppliers/customers to develop specific goals, positioning, tactics and promotional calendar for each category to maximize brand value
Participate in the development of the Corporation's strategic plans and long range planning with the Board of Directors
Drive a continuous improvement model through policies and procedures that support a lean and compliant operational infrastructure
Develop communication strategies to keep all stakeholders informed, engaged and focused on key priorities
Ensure optimal allocation of resources to gain maximum value and ROI for the organization
Establish and deliver on personal goals and objectives; work to establish same with key team members to advance key employees into roles of increasing responsibility
Act as face of Company when dealing with state and local governments and the local community
Oversee the management of the ATD warehouse to ensure safety, security, and performance
About ATD Tools, Inc.
ATD Tools is a privately-owned, professional automotive tool and equipment company that sources and markets its products under the ATD, SABER, and Platinum Tech brand names. Founded in 1977 and owned by five full service warehouse distributors who dominate the Automotive and Industrial markets throughout the U.S. and Canada, ATD provides 1000+ high quality, high value tools and equipment across 21 product categories. ATD prides itself on its product specifications, sourcing and servicing tools that provide a value alternative to larger, national brands. ATD is now recognized in the industry as a major force in the marketplace.