What you’ll be doing...

This position will be responsible for projects in support of Public Sector segment sales and operations in three key areas: strategic initiatives, executive advisory, and project management. The Manager, Executive Operations will lead large, complex initiatives that require advanced analysis, strategy, and effective stakeholdering across the Verizon Business Group.

Responsible for individually owning specific projects on behalf of the Public Sector Operations Leader and working across organizations and business units to deliver recommendations the organization can execute effectively. They will perform the necessary analysis and provide recommendations on a course of action using the strategic thinking processes. Projects can be longer term initiatives or special, confidential assignments requiring non-disclosure.

Act as an advisor and assist in facilitating effective decision making. Participate in key meetings in conjunction with or on behalf of the Public Sector Operations Leader to provide directional insight and work with key stakeholders within and outside the organization to drive strategic initiatives. Part of this process includes managing the “brand” of the organization and acting as a final checkpoint for messaging and content delivered to senior leaders and other parts of the business.

Responsible for managing the project portfolio for the Public Sector Segment Operations organization. This includes working with cross-functional teams to deliver business impacting initiatives while providing analysis and updates to senior leadership teams. They will align key stakeholders, determine project schedules, and identify risk mitigation strategies.

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Six or more years of relevant experience.
  • Experience with the Public Sector Sales Organization.
  • Willingness to travel.

Even better if you have:

  • Master’s degree – ideally,MBA.
  • Six or more years of marketing and/or operations experience.
  • Experience managingmultiple projects with strong attention to detail.
  • Experience conducting meetings, evaluate issues, provide solutions, and drive aggressive timelines.
  • Effective verbal and written communication and report presentation skills to MP and up level executives.
  • Strong interpersonal and project management skills.
  • Exceptional logic, quantitative and analytical skills.

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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