When you join Verizon

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What you’ll be doing...

As the Supply Chain Transformation Portfolio Execution Manager you will be responsible for championing the introduction of new supply chain concepts, processes, and models into Verizon’s Supply Chain. You will partner closely with the Network Supply Chain and Device Supply Chain’s inventory, planning, and logistics teams to identify new transformational opportunities to accelerate our competitive advantages in supply chain delivery. The development of the Global Supply Chain is a top corporate priority and the supply chain initiatives you develop will have visibility at the highest levels of Verizon leadership and will empower a world class supply chain organization.

  • Drive the development of the new supply chain, program managing the introduction of new processes, technologies, and operational models to integrate inventory and services into Verizon’s Network and Device Supply Chains.

  • Provide best-in-class perspectives in inventory planning, logistics (forward/reverse), and supplier management to recommend new operational model opportunities to Verizon’s operations and business unit teams responsible for Supply Chain deployment.

  • Partner with Verizon’s Network and Technology, Device Marketing, Network Supply Chain, Device Supply Chain, Finance, Procurement, and Corporate Systems Group to champion new supply chain models.

  • Measure ROI and create business cases for new supply chain models to enable strategy alignment and implementation.

  • Provide knowledge leadership to Verizon about supply chain operational models, translating leading models from various industries into the telecommunications space.

  • Scour the startup landscape and identify innovative concepts that will benefit Verizon and work on introducing innovations appropriately.

  • Champion supply chain skill advancement by identifying appropriate training.

  • Travel to key conferences, supplier and provider facilities, and technology demonstrations to drill down in industry and supply chain trends.

  • Partner with suppliers and 3PLs to co-develop supply chain operational models.

  • Executive reviews of corporate and industry intelligence.

What we’re looking for...

You have the ability to drive results at all levels, regardless of reporting structures. 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 creates 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.

  • Four or more years of supply chain operations, technology, or strategy experience.

  • Technical degree in engineering, systems/IT, supply chain, and/or relevant technical discipline.

  • Willingness to travel.

Even better if you have:

  • Master’s degree or MBA.

  • Eightor more years of total work experience, including some in technology and relevant industries; multiple-industry perspectives.

  • Cross industry supply chain operations experience to develop a wide body of experience with supply chain models in different contexts.

  • Retail supply chain experience.

  • Experience or certification in Lean Six Sigma.

  • Experience working in a tier-1 management consulting organization.

  • Experience in the development and measurements of KPIs.

  • Ability to drive results at all levels, regardless of reporting structures.

  • Proven track record for managing multiple simultaneous projects on time and budget.

  • Strong presentation skills, including ability to create presentations using MS PowerPoint and experience presenting to all levels of an organization.

  • Strong quantitative and analytical skills, including ability to conduct outside/inside research, analyze data, and use MS Excel effectively to develop models and drive analyses.

  • Strategy, operational processes, and customer experience.

  • Facilitation, change management, and problem solving experience.

Equal Employment Opportunity

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