Senior Director, Adjacency Innovation, Personal Toileting Hygiene Gp Consumer Business

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Posted by: Koch Industries on Jul 11, 2018



Job Description:

Who is Georgia-Pacific? Watch to find out!

A core strategy of delivering long term growth for Georgia Pacific Consumer Products is to develop and leverage innovation as a core capability. The consumer Tissue Category has innovation opportunity areas to analyze and execute against to add long term value for our consumers, customers and our company.

Sr. Director - Adjacency Innovation, Personal Toileting Hygiene

To develop/identify new areas of value creation for consumer tissue business. Envision redefinition of consumer's toileting experience!
Overall the role focuses on expanding the footprint of the consumer tissue business beyond its current lines of business. Vision is to go beyond toilet paper into "Personal Toileting Hygiene" space.
Leader of the team with 2-3 direct reports. Additional resources will be added as innovation pipeline develops/progresses.

A Day In The Life Typically Includes:

Will include development of new products and services, new business models, building alliances with external partners etc. What does success look like?
Synthesis of key consumer and market trends and its implications and identifying areas of potential opportunity for the business. Focus on understanding and projecting medium/long term macro/micro trends and its implications to people's habits, needs and experiences in bathroom including but not limited to toileting occasions. Development of several opportunities and experiments to create innovation pipeline. Lead execution of research, experiments and market tests to test key hypothesis, for chosen opportunities, eventually leading to new revenue streams. Commercializing ideas into sustaining businesses / products/ brands What Will You Need?
Basic Qualifications:
Bachelor's degree or higher MBA
A successful career progression, with a history of increasing levels of responsibility.
Successful multi-functional large project management experience is essential, with a demonstrated track record of in market success.
12-15 years of classical brand marketing with substantial consumer insight, innovation and new product experience.
What Will Put You Ahead?
Preferred Qualifications:
Strong entrepreneurial thinking/spirit with ability to build knowledge in new areas. Enthusiastic, highly motivated and naturally inquisitive. Critical thinking (ability to connect the dots) and ability to apply judgment; creative and expansive in thinking. Ability to frame up ideas economically. Ability to handle abstract concepts while continuing to move forward; innate business judgment. Ability to collaborate with cross-functional capability groups including R&D, Insights, GP Pro business etc. Why work for GP?
Competitive pay and benefits that help you manage your personal and financial wellness Opportunity for career growth at one of the largest, financially stable companies in the world Encouragement to challenge the status quo and share knowledge Responsibilities and rewards based on contributions Continued company growth due to reinvesting 90% of our earnings A culture that places top priority on integrity and compliance
Want to learn more about Georgia-Pacific?

Georgia-Pacific and its subsidiaries are among the world's leading manufacturers and marketers of tissue, paper-based packaging, office papers, cellulose, specialty fibers, non-woven fabrics, building products and related chemicals. Our familiar consumer brands include: Quilted Northern®, Angel Soft®, Brawny®, enMotion®, Sparkle®, Mardi Gras®, and Vanity Fair®, as well as the Dixie® brand of disposable cups, plates and cutlery. Its Harmon subsidiary is among the world's largest recyclers of paper, metal and plastics. The company employs approximately 35,000 people directly.

Salary and benefits commensurate with experience.
We are an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran
Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test.

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About Koch Industries Inc.

Koch Industries, Inc., based in Wichita, Kansas, owns a diverse group of companies that employ 130,000 people worldwide and are engaged in trading, investment and operations around the world. Koch Industries and its affiliates are involved in petroleum, asphalt, natural gas, gas liquids, chemicals, plastics, chemical technology products, asphalt products, mineral, fertilizers, ranching, pipeline operations and finance businesses, as well as a host of new, technology-oriented ventures. Visit our homepage at and submit your resume online in our Veterans Career Section ( You may also email your resume to

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