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Corporate Strategy Lead (Telco / Tech / Media)

Job Title: Corporate Strategy Lead (Telco / Tech / Media)
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Berkshire, England
Industry:
Salary: Attractive Day Rate
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 6+ months
REF: PP/LG/CORPSL/CX_1553681862
Contact Name: Laura Gallagher
Contact Email: laura.gallagher@projectpeople.com
Job Published: 27 days ago

Job Description

Corporate Strategy Lead

Berkshire (6 Months)

The Company:

A leading Telecoms company, who operate in an agile, customer driven and collaborative environment. They are currently seeking an experienced Corporate Strategy Lead to work cross functionally within the business, leading a major program and a number of projects. This role would suit a candidate who has a Consulting background, with experience gained with the Telco, Digital or Media industries.

Job Purpose:

Responsible for working closely with key stakeholders in the creation of actionable strategies that ensure we achieve our overall company goals. Gathering internal and external data to build a rich but concise picture of our operating environment to inform key strategic business decisions. This includes working with relevant internal and external experts in the strategy development process. As well as providing expertise as an internal consultant.

Key Accountabilities Include:

  • Supporting the development and implementation of the companies overarching corporate strategy
  • Identifying strategic opportunities and risks and building strategies plus business cases to support the prioritisation of these areas
  • Maintaining an external perspective on the companies operating environment and relevant trends
  • Building and maintaining strong relationships across the business and with key external partners and stakeholders

Other Responsibilities Include:

  • Strategy Development - Development of actionable strategies that support organisational objectives for growth, gaining stakeholder approval and overseeing through design into implementation
  • Improvement / Innovation - Identifies opportunities, then suggests and implements improvements to existing business practices
  • Monitoring - Keeping abreast of industry trends and external market influences

Experience Required:

  • Corporate strategy experience is essential. Consulting experience gained within the Telco, Tech or Media industries would be an advantage
  • Ability to think big but with attention to the detail
  • Experience of strategy development and implementation in digital businesses
  • Ability to understand and effectively use insight to drive strategy
  • Excellent cross functional working
  • Ability to work in a fast paced, agile environment
  • University educated, either relevant business degree and/or extensive strategy experience

If you would like to be considered for this opportunity, please apply today with a copy of your most recent CV.

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