LGM Financial Services
Executive Vice President, Marketing
LGM is Canada’s best automotive partner for Finance and Insurance
Since 1998, LGM Financial Services Inc. (“LGM”) has provided ethical and innovative products and services for the automotive sector and its programs are branded by many of the leading Canadian automakers. Products include extended warranty, credit insurance, wear protection, vehicle loss/loyalty programs, sales training, and information management services backed by training programs. The company currently supports over 1,300 Canadian franchised new car dealerships. LGM is recognized as a best place to work in Canada and it aspires to create a positive impact on people, communities and the environment.
The Executive Vice President, Marketing (EVP) provides strategic leadership in Marketing, Product Development, Online/Digital, Brand and Customer Analytics to achieve LGM’s long-term Vision of “…revolutionizing the consumer ownership experience”, while driving the strategic goals of Employee Engagement, Service Excellence, Profitable Growth and Corporate Responsibility. Operational responsibilities include overseeing the Marketing Team consisting of creative services, web development, brand management, product development, marketing services, market research, customer data analytics, and digital sales. The Marketing Team works closely with all areas of the business particularly Dealer Sales, OEM Business Development, Dealer Training, Software Development/Technology, Finance/Actuaries, and Claims Teams to achieve the organization’s common business objectives.
The EVP will be an expert organizational leader who architects strategy and programs to gain momentum and create sustained long-term impact and organizational success in a highly competitive environment. He/she will drive organizational culture, develop leadership strength and continuously stretch the organization in a humble, yet intentional manner, towards the achievement of a long term audacious vision.
The EVP should thrive in a fast paced, entrepreneurial environment that constantly pushes the boundaries of quality, innovation, speed and value consciousness. He/she should also possess exceptional abilities to develop and lead people by achieving respect and inspiring rather than directing. A passionate and creative individual, the EVP will have a proven track record of strategic planning, project management, anticipating demands for product features, and balancing profitability with true value to the customer. Insurance and/or warranty experience is preferred.