What you’ll be doing...

This is a Business Data Modeling & Analytics position in the Analytics Team within Financial Planning & Analysis (FP&A) which involves understanding, analyzing, modeling and communicating performance metrics across the Telecom Consumer Organization. Your primary responsibility will be the development of forecast models to drive improved business performance in multiple areas. You will analyze complex marketing problems from many angles to recommend optimal strategies or corrections to the plan. You will also be creating presentations for operations reviews, monthly meetings, etc referencing multiple data sources and needed.

  • Developing Excel analytical and forecast models to project the impact of strategic business decisions as required.
  • Handling analytical inquiries, data pulls and working with large data sets using the following systems: OLAP cubes, IM Web, Vz.Ai., Teradata, Excel spreadsheets and other ad hoc reports.
  • Creating and maintaining PowerPoint presentations in a standardized format. Meeting key presentation and operations review deadlines for analytics inputs.
  • Strategizing, overseeing, documenting, resource planning and defining scope on multiple projects with evolving timelines.
  • Working cross-functionally within the group as well as other PLM and finance teams to bring together the relevant parties to solve analytical questions.
  • Backfilling other analytics team members and picking up other analysis tasks as needed.
  • Correlating unit/functional performance with revenue and vs. targets.

What we’re looking for...

You are good with numbers and you love to dig into data to find the story. Designing predictive Excel models is a fun afternoon for you. You’re able to translate numbers into compelling stories---and tailor your presentation and recommendations to the audience function and level to meet their needs. You are detail-oriented and know how to focus on what really matters. You have a knack for understanding and visualizing just the right way to share data and practical insights so that people can understand. You enjoy aligning various work streams to ensure the same vision and goal is achieved.

You will need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in business, marketing, information systems, analytics/business intelligence, engineering, mathematics, statistics, other related discipline or four or more years of work experience.
  • Six or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Experience using excel to develop analytical reports/models.
  • Experience with Microsoft Word and PowerPoint.
  • Experience with Teradata/Oracle/MS SQL Server and analyze data sets using SQL.
  • Experience with Tableau or similar analysis tools.

Even better if you have:

  • A degree.
  • Demonstrated solid PowerPoint skills with the ability to create quality presentations.
  • Demonstrated ability to thrive in a dynamic environment and manage multiple and often conflicting deadlines.
  • Solid understanding of how financial performance effects business strategy and objectives.
  • In-depth knowledge of data sources within Verizon data warehouse and BI systems/metrics.
  • Demonstrated strong project management skills.
  • Experience investigating and solving complex technical problems and data discrepancies.
  • Worked with Business Intelligence systems to provide diagnostic self-serve information to clients and business units.
  • Knowledge of MDX /queries and using OLAP.
  • Ability to lead and facilitate cross functional teams of managers and directors to gain consensus and execute to deliver results.
  • Demonstrated capability to communicate complex information in a way that people understand – whether verbal or written.
  • Willingness to work extended hours as needed.

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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