Verizon Senior Business Operations Manager in Basking Ridge, New Jersey
What you’ll be doing...
This position is an integral member of the Wireless and Wireline Product Development team and will have a front-row seat to the strategy of these businesses. This role will work with executive leadership, staff and key stakeholders and will provide executive-level support, planning and directing of projects and business operations to ensure the strategic business plans are successfully executed. The position will assist and support the development of short to medium team strategies, operational and Go-to-Market plans. This position will lead the development of strategic framework and facilitate development of key components including vision, key milestones, competitive analyses and identification of business model alternatives leading to a sustainable competitive advantage. Identify, prioritize, structure, and lead multiple projects or major project work streams related to Verizon’s Global Products and Solutions - Business strategies, priorities, and special initiatives.
Create and maintain executive level presentations for strategy and transformation initiatives, operational, business unit reviews, capital and go-to-market plans
Collaborate with business line management across customer segment and functional areas
Conduct financial analyses for capital and revenue planning and tracking
Develop executive communications for product strategy and revenue generation plans.
Prioritize actionable business improvement initiatives based on analysis of customer, stakeholder, and employee feedback
Manage cross-functional and detailed project plans and represent the Business Product team in all strategic planning recommendations and approvals
Prioritize project activities and coordinate resources to achieve project goals
Work with limited direction, usually within a complex and often ambiguous environment, to drive rigorous, fact-based recommendations to senior management, other executive, functional, or regional management while supporting syndication with stakeholders across the organization
To the extent possible, develop external benchmarks to help ensure that goals resulting from internal benchmarks are appropriate
Facilitate/lead the development of meaningful internal operational benchmarks that can be owned by Product Development team
Project management of cross-product organization initiatives and action registers
Gather and analyze data in order to report monthly results for key initiatives and ad-hoc requests
Track Capital and Revenue product results against documented Business Cases
Work with assigned project managers, project consultants, reporting and operations teams to ensure that measurements are in place to evaluate and validate results delivery for each project undertaken
Seek industry and area best practices – determine value and drive change standardization where appropriate to gain efficiencies
Develop strong collaborative relationships with executive-level staff in order to assess and meet the needs of the business
Build and maintain strategic planning partnerships with all impacted business units
What we’re looking for...
You'll need to have:
Bachelor's Degree or six or more years of work experience
Six or more years of relevant work experience
Project Management Experience
Even better if you have:
6+ years of related experience and at least 2 years of wireline/wireless industry experience
3+ years people management experience
Senior executive staff support experience
Expert on Executive deck creation, delivery and meeting planning logistics with the ability to communicate effectively (both written and verbally)
Project Management experience, including experience with cross-functional and/or cross-area projects
In-depth knowledge of Verizon products and services, functions, policies, and procedures.
Excellent, organizational and time management skills
Strong, thorough knowledge and understanding of Microsoft Office Applications including Power Point , Word, Outlook and Excel, or other document preparation/project management tools
Superior quantitative, problem-solving, technical and analytical skills
Excellent oral and written communications skills
Excellent interpersonal and presentation skills
Highly self-motivated with the ability to motivate others
Results oriented, strong sense of urgency, proactive and flexible
Ability to effectively negotiate solutions and deadlines with others at all levels of the business
Ability to lead in a fast paced, changing environment and provide rapid turn-around on deliverables
Ability to effectively relay complex information to others in any level of the business
Demonstrated ability to be flexible and work in a high-energy, dynamic environment
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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