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Director of Customer Vertical - RNG

Date: Apr 3, 2021

Location: Houston, TX, US, 77032

Company: Evoqua

Evoqua has the strength of a major global business while embracing the entrepreneurial spirit of a startup.  Our innovative products have been solving the world’s water problems for more than 100 years.  Today, we are building on that strong history of success – transforming water for our customers enriching the lives of consumers.  


Evoqua’s unparalleled portfolio of proven brands, advanced technologies, mobile and emergency water supply solutions and services helps cities across the world provide and discharge clean water, and equips the leisure and commercial industries to maximize productivity and profitability.  Every day, millions of people and thousands of companies rely on Evoqua Water Technologies to help meet their needs for clean water.


What does it mean to work here. . .


Our Mindset:  We put customers first.  We know we succeed only when our customers succeed. To that end, we make decisions at lowest possible levels, at fastest possible speeds – freeing employees to respond to customers quickly and effectively without sacrificing safety or quality.


Our organization: We work as “One Evoqua”.  We collaborate across our global enterprise. In an increasingly competitive marketplace, no single product, group or unit succeeds on their own, no matter how remarkable they are.  We are one team.


Our People: We hire for brains and heart.  We are industry experts who foster great relationships with colleagues and customers.  We value technical knowledge and experience, alongside business insight and people smarts.  We nurture both the hard and soft skills of our talent.


Our Leadership: We lead from where we are.  We take ownership.  We lead from all levels.  We value the opportunity to grow, as a business and as people.  We hold each other accountable to make the right things happen for maximum performance. 


Our promise:  Grow with the Best. We grow with the best.  We are on the move.  As the world’s first choice for water solutions, our workplace will continue to evolve and expand, and so will the opportunities.  This is a workplace that nourishes talented people.  Immerse yourself . . . in Evoqua. 


Apply today to join our 4000 professionals around the world as we pursue our purpose: Transforming Water. Enriching Life.




Position can be Director or Senior Director based on experience. Develop/Lead/Direct commercial initiatives aimed at increasing penetration within Renewable Natural Gas (RNG) vertical market. Allows specific targeted sales applications for selling Evoqua Solutions for the RNG market. Provide leadership and vertical market expertise to obtain maximum sales revenues and attainment of corporate objectives.



· Responsible for Evoqua’s overall approach to the RNG market and will drive growth by carefully and selectively pursuing actions to differentiate Evoqua’s product and service offers to the market. Approaches RNG vertical with a market-back focus in order to define the viable market and the technology required.

· Provide vertical market leadership to commercial team; Identifies and resolves most complex problems and applies problem-solving skills in order to deal with most situations.

· Creates market campaigns designed to increase awareness of Evoqua solutions and services among internal and external users, influencers, and specifiers

· Provides insight and suggestions to M&A (mergers and acquisitions) team as necessary.

· Translates industry drivers into actionable market and sales initiatives designed to increase sales into the relevant vertical market

· Growth in sales and EBITDA for the RNG vertical market

· Growth in rate of success for pursuit of opportunities in emerging RNG market

· Increased vertical market sales penetration, measured both by penetration into number of customers, as well as by increased share of wallet captured per customer in the vertical market

· Owner of "virtual P&L" of vertical markets, (KPI's for role include market P&L)

· Large degree of autonomy with responsibility to make decisions that have significant impact on business results and strategy

· Directs sales and R&D strategy and direction within RNG customer segment

· Recognized as authority/SME in RNG solutions in Evoqua and at customers

· Demonstrates mastery of solution and value selling

· Knowledge of emerging trends in RNG industry/customer vertical, and contributes to (and influences) solution offerings

· Critical key account assignments with revenue, profit, and VOC responsibility for Evoqua business within a vertical

· Identifies and resolves complex commercial issues and applies problem-solving skills in order to deal with most situations.


This position could be remote and candidate could be located anywhere within the US.

This position may require up to 50% travel.



· BS/BA in related discipline, or equivalent combination of education and experience is required.

· MBA degree is preferred.

· Broad knowledge of RNG emerging trends is required.

· Knowledge of and experience with marketing tools is required.

· Ability to define/develop tactics to drive growth and support overall strategies is required.

· Highly skilled with PowerPoint, Excel, Word, etc. is required.

· 3+ years of Marketing experience, preferably within the target vertical is required.

· Experience translating industry drivers into actionable market and sales initiatives is required.

· Ability to assess viable market and prioritize relationships is required.

· Proven sales and EBIDTA growth is required.

· Mastery of solution and value selling is required.

· Water treatment and industry experience is preferred.

· Knowledge of Microsoft Dynamics CRM is preferred.





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Nearest Major Market: Houston