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Company Overview

Infutor Data Solutions is the expert in Consumer Identity Management and Identity Resolution, offering award-winning solutions to a variety of brands and martech firms. These world-class data solutions enable businesses to most accurately identify key consumer information, powering them to make critical, strategic business decisions. We do this through access to the most comprehensive and accurate data, provided through powerful and flexible technology, giving businesses extensive insight into the core of their business. Infutor's data solutions drive essential business functions in identity verification, fraud and risk, marketing, analytics, multi-media, and compliance applications. 

Our company of rapidly-growing data, technology and analytics leaders is looking for a VP, Strategy to join our team that has recently been recognized as: 

  • Crain’s Best Places to Work Company
  • Crain’s Best-Paying Company
  • BuiltIn Best Places to Work
  • Inc. 5000 Fastest Growing Companies in the US
  • AdWeek Top 20 Fastest Growing Solution Providers
  • Martech Breakthrough Award Winner for Best Contact Database Solution

Position Summary: In this role, the Vice President of Strategy will be responsible for driving change and innovation to the overarching corporate strategy, lead innovation for the business and provide strategic insight for long-term growth.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Responsible for defining overarching corporate strategy 
  • Leads Innovation process for the business
  • Provides market and technology research and competitive analysis to progress our product and technology strategy
  • Integrates market knowledge, strategic insight and a strong user focus to help our organization create great products
  • Conducts research audits, knowledge maps, trend assessments, SWOT analyses to define scope and opportunities
  • Develops strategic frameworks that synthesize and summarize learning
  • Collaborates with VP to create action plans that are do-able and will create business impact
  • Partners with senior leaders and clients to develop a range of marketing growth strategies: customer, consumer, product, touchpoint, channel
  • Facilitates working sessions to identify questions and hypotheses to ensure our work delivers against our clients’ needs and delivers actionable insights
  • Maintains and grow client relationships
  • Participates in thought leadership initiatives: blogging, writing papers, conference presentations
  • Champions best practices and innovative thinking to continually improve our output

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • TBD

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience; MBA preferred 
  • Has deep expertise in Consumer marketing data and Martech/ad tech segments
  • 7-10 years of work experience in product management, innovation and / or strategy development leadership roles
  • Ability to manage, process and apply large quantities of information quickly and accurately to understand the big picture
  • Understands implications of trends across business & functions
  • Proven leadership and organizational skills
  • Excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills
  • Strong strategic thinking, problem solving, analytical / critical thinking skills
  • Capable of handling multiple projects simultaneously
  • Experience working within software or tax compliance is a plus
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint required
  • Willingness to travel up to 25%

Benefits & Perks: 

 

  • Ownership: Performance Unit Grants
  • 401k with Company Match
  • Medical & Prescription Drug, Dental, and Vision Insurance (monthly premiums 100% paid for employee only coverage!)
  • Provided at No Cost to Employees: Group Term Life Insurance, Long-Term Disability, and Accidental Death & Personal Loss Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Accounts for Health Care, Dependent Care, and Commuter Benefits
  • Identity Protection Insurance
  • Voluntary Term Life Insurance & Group Universal Life Insurance
  • Accident & Critical Illness Insurance
  • Employee Referral Bonus Program
  • Paid Time Off for Vacation, Illness, & Maternity/Paternity Leave
  • Peer Recognition Awards
  • Corporate-sponsored Activities & Events Year Round

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Location

World-class office building across from the Willis Tower; conveniently located near Union Station, CTA lines, and even has a water taxi stop!

An Insider's view of Infutor Data Solutions

What’s the vibe like in the office?

Infutor has a culture of data-driven excellence in a transparent, friendly and supportive work environment. We know the happier our employees are, the more successful they will be. You can find employees in our offices collaborating on projects, playing ping pong to build strong teamwork or celebrating wins with company outings and happy hours.

Kristina Zwolfer

Marketing Operations Specialist

How do you collaborate with other teams in the company?

Everyone at Infutor is aligned- we all want the success of Infutor and we work together as a team/family to achieve our goals. Even for those moments when you feel the pressure of a new contract or a new test, you can feel compromise in the spirit of collaboration. Collaboration is an opportunity to both learn and understand the vision of others.

Diego Solis

Manager of Development

How has your career grown since starting at the company?

Since joining Infutor my career has grown exponentially. I attribute this to the trust and confidence provided by our leadership team, which creates an environment that fosters collaboration & fun across the organization and enables high performers to focus on what they love to do.

Eric Greuel

Director of Operations

How do your team's ideas influence the company's direction?

The momentum of the company is awesome and is apparent throughout the marketplace. We want fighters, people who are relentless. Our employees are not afraid to face challenges head-on and want to continue to evolve as individuals for the greater good of the company. This contagious energy gives Infutor the fuel we need to execute our shared vision.

Gary Walter

CEO

What's the biggest problem your team is solving?

The challenge that is most exciting to me is creating and encouraging an environment of innovation and entrepreneur-ism that is needed to keep up accelerated growth while building an infrastructure and measurement process that scales the business efficiently, recognizes success and flags failures quickly.

Jeff Beard

COO

What are Infutor Data Solutions Perks + Benefits

Infutor Data Solutions Benefits Overview

At Infutor, People Matter. Our company benefits and perks are designed to support our employees in and out of the workplace.

Culture
Volunteer in local community
Infutor partners with local non-profit groups across that are meaningful to the communities we operate in and causes our employees care about.
Partners with Nonprofits
Infutor partners with local non-profit groups across that are meaningful to the communities we operate in and causes our employees care about.
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Intracompany committees
We offer several affinity groups that are created and led by our employees- anything goes as long as it fosters a positive work environment and meaningful coworker connections!
Daily stand up
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions
Open office floor plan
Diversity
Someone's primary function is managing the company’s diversity and inclusion initiatives
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Pet Insurance
Onsite Gym
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
401(K) Matching
Company Equity
Performance Bonus
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Flexible Work Schedule
Family Medical Leave
Company sponsored family events
Acme co. sponsors family oriented events Semi-annually.
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Free Daily Meals
Game Room
Some Meals Provided
Happy Hours
Parking
Recreational Clubs
Fitness Subsidies
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Tuition Reimbursement
Diversity Program
Lunch and learns
Cross functional training encouraged
Promote from within
Time allotted for learning
Paid industry certifications

Additional Perks + Benefits

Ownership—Performance Unit Grants. Corporate Bonus Eligibility. Peer Recognition Awards. Employee Referal Bonus Program. Free Access to Office Health Club (Oakbrook employees). Medical & Prescription Drug Insurance (monthly premiums 100% paid for employee only coverage!). Dental Insurance (monthly premiums 100% paid for employee only coverage!). Vision Insurance (monthly premiums 100% paid for employee only coverage!). Provided at No Cost to Employees: Group Term Life Insurance, Long-Term Disability, and Accidental Death & Personal Loss Insurance. Flexible Spending Accounts for Health Care and Dependent Care.
Free Access to Life Management Tools: Employee Assistance Program, Discounts, Wellness, and iLearn Professional Development Portal
Auto, Home & Pet Insurance
Group Legal Services Plan
Identity Protection Insurance
Voluntary Term Life Insurance & Group Universal Life Insurance
Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance
Short-Term Disability Coverage
Critical Illness Insurance, Accident Insurance & Hospital Indemnity Insurance
Paid Time Off for Vacation, Illness, & Maternity/Paternity Leave
Corporate-sponsored Activities & Events Year Round

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