What you’ll be doing...

The Senior Manager, Finance Business Intelligence will deliver analytically driven insights to the Verizon Business Group Leadership Team to empower them with fact-based science to drive profitable growth whilst minimizing the emotional aspect of decision making.

With your analytical, big data and reporting expertise, you’ll provide the information that will guide strategy and decision making across our business. You’ll lead the team that will be analyzing and gathering information about what’s going on across our lines of business and transforming data into insights and recommendations to improve performance through: The role requires the team to turn multiple sources of information into actionable data sets to assist senior leadership across the Verizon Business Group in identifying trends, anomalies, or other points of interest that require further investigation.

  • Managing a team with different levels of experience to carry out the analysis and reporting.
  • Championing the capabilities of the team and value of data-driven decision making to leaders.
  • Developing the Business Intelligence function, talent, and capabilities.
  • Support, structure and deliver concise, data driven narratives in order to drive the company's priorities; by translating data into compelling stories which connect findings from different sources and synthesize them into one complete picture.
  • Review changing market conditions and historical performance, identify opportunities, deliver insights, and assess the impact of strategic initiatives that improve Business profitability and eventually shareholder value.
  • Working with the Business Analytics Center of Excellence to institutionalize BI and decision support for Customer & Revenue analytics to identify pressure points, business levers and future opportunities.
  • Management / Development of tools to track new and existing initiatives.
  • Managing multiple high-visibility and complex cross-functional projects, and resolve conflicts.
  • Learning new technical subjects and emerging technologies and articulating their business implications.

What we’re looking for...

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 make connections between data derived from different sources and synthesize it into one complete picture. You know that different team members and stakeholders have different needs and you flex your style and approach to be most effective. You’re the type of person that takes pride in seeing those that you mentor develop, mature and succeed. People trust you and come to you for advice and counsel. You thrive in a fast-paced environment with multiple highly visible projects with lots of competing priorities.

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Six or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Data management, architecture, analysis and visualization experience.
  • Willingness to travel.

Even better if you have:

  • Master’s degree such as, an M.S. or MBA.
  • Team management experience.
  • Bachelor's Degree; Advanced degree in Engineering or Business.
  • Analytical experience with focus on results and strong track record of team management experience.
  • Strong visualization/storyboarding skills to present insights and recommendations in concise, and intuitive, narratives.
  • Technical experience with SCL, VBA, SPSS, Teradata, Tableau, Java, Python, R.
  • Trained and mentored IT partners and business users on analytic platforms and best practices.
  • Demonstrated ability to manage across complex matrix business structures and guide highly technical resources.
  • Proven track record with demonstrated strategic thinking, formulation and planning skills to deliver against team commitments and work objectives.
  • Ability to assess and combine different analytical/modeling approaches to best suit objectives.
  • Relevant experience in building and leading Finance / Marketing Analytics units in B2B industries that are recognized for their analytical excellence.

When you join Verizon...

You’ll have the power to go beyond – doing the work that’s transforming how people, businesses and things connect with each other. Not only do we provide the fastest and most reliable network for our customers, but we were first to 5G - a quantum leap in connectivity. Our connected solutions are making communities stronger and enabling energy efficiency. Here, you’ll have the ability to make an impact and create positive change. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, join our team of the best and brightest. We offer great pay, amazing benefits and opportunity to learn and grow in every role. Together we’ll go far.

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