What you’ll be doing...

The Business Transformation Manager(BTM) will work with executives and functional leaders supporting the Verizon Business Group (VBG) business unit to execute on a wide variety of strategic and transformative projects aimed at achieving the strategic and financial objectives of the business and preparing the business for the future. The BTM may be asked to drive business transformation efforts, new revenue-generating initiatives, or analytics across one or more Verizon business units.

The BTM will not only get to frame the initiative scope and strategy but will also lead the execution of the recommendations. In this process, the BTM will lead the execution teams drawn from the Business Transformation group and the business and functional units.

Responsibilities:

  • Lead conception, scope definition, and execution of various types of strategic and operational business transformation initiatives, ranging from Corporate and Operational Strategy to Process Improvement.
  • Provide proactive and engaged leadership on key projects designed to increase revenue, reduce expenses, enhance business efficiency, and improve customer experience.
  • Develop both short-term and long-term recommendations and execution plans to drive business results.
  • Act as an effective change agent utilizing proper stakeholder analysis and change management techniques.
  • Working with the Director and/or Senior Manager of Business Transformation, and leaders in wireline business units, provide effective leadership for the initiatives under analysis and execution.
  • Provide senior leadership and functional unit management with updates on project status, key metrics, issues, and risks.
  • Understand and analyze various drivers impacting key metrics and outcomes and provide a fact-based recommendations to the stakeholders.
  • Be a liaison between business units on projects that have a multi-organization or business unit scope.
  • Facilitate team meetings and cross-functional workshops.
  • Conduct analyses needed to prove or disprove the hypothesis driving the project execution.
  • Proactively anticipate and work towards mitigating risks to project execution or stakeholder engagement.
  • Support others by providing just in time coaching on business transformation and process improvement methodologies and tools.

    What we’re looking for...

    You have the ability to drive results at all levels, regardless of reporting structures and have a proven record of performance and trusted professional credibility. You are someone that has excellent verbal and written communication skills and are comfortable in working up and across the organization. You are a strategic thinker that results in new ideas that drives the business forward.

    You’ll need to have:

    • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
    • Six or more years of relevant work experience.
    • Experience managing complex projects.

    Even better if you have:

    • Bachelor’s degree in engineering, business, or a related technical discipline.
    • MBA.
    • Experience working in a tier-1 management consulting organization.
    • Experience managing multiple simultaneous projects on time and budget.
    • Presentation skills, including ability to create presentations using MS Powerpoint, Google Slides and experience presenting to all levels of an organization.
    • Quantitative and analytical skills, including ability to conduct outside/inside research, analyze data, and use MS Excel, Google Sheets effectively to develop models and drive analyses.
    • Facilitation, change management, and problem solving experience.

    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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