Verizon Strategy Manager - Technology Media Telecom (TMT) in Basking Ridge, New Jersey

What you’ll be doing...

The Consumer Products Solutions (CPS) Strategy Manager will be responsible for contributing to the development of a product pipeline that increases revenue and drives profitability for Verizon’s core business units with a specific emphasis on the telecommunications and new video and connectivity products.

Tasks include:

  • The candidate will conduct market research, develop analyses leveraging strategic frameworks, and build business cases to identify consumer trends and disruptive models for senior leaders.

  • The candidate will make recommendations to senior leaders about Verizon’s prospective market position and commercial potential using structured scenario analysis, deep dives and conclusion formulation.

  • The candidate will work with the CPS team to drive thought leadership on consumer needs, competitive behavior and technology domains.

What we’re looking for...

You are result oriented and a self-starter with demonstrated ability to manage end-to-end projects. You are someone that is comfortable working with both technical and business communities, is highly motivated, and is able to multitask on several products and programs with little supervision. Talking to people comes very naturally to you and you have an ability to communicate and present complex information in a way that people understand – whether verbal or written.

Must have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.

  • Six or more years of relevant work experience

Even better if you have:

  • An MBA

  • Five or more years professional experience in strategy consulting

  • Experience with strategic frameworks, business case development and investment analyses

  • Experience with strategy project scoping and delivery from initial sizing, identifying optimal approaches and analyses, collaborating and coordinating work product delivery, and conducting presentations

  • Strong knowledge and understanding of telecom industry trends and key business drivers

  • Primary research experience driving insights

  • Experience facilitating team meetings and cross-functional workshops

  • Capacity to lead and develop staff and cross-functional work teams

  • Ability to stimulate high quality output from other team members, and help establish a collaborative culture across teams

  • Strong business intuition, analytical skills, problem framing and solving capabilities (identify and test hypotheses, identify and present recommendations)

If based in NYC, will need to visit the Basking Ridge office several times a week or as needed for meetings.

When you join Verizon...

You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.

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