Role Title: Strategy Manager
At Vodafone Group we build connections to all our Global operations, acting as an advisory board to drive consistency and customer excellence across 30 countries and for over 420 million customers. We are constantly uncovering tactics to innovate the way we operate, set our global standards or lead our strategic performance. By joining Vodafone Group, you will be part of evolving our digital world of total communications. Now is the time to get on board.
As we evolve into a truly digital company, Vodafone Group Enterprise uses the power of our Global network, operating companies and partner networks to confidently connect large corporation customers. Across our Carrier Services, Cloud & Hosting, Internet of Things (IoT), Product Management, Security and Sales/Marketing operations we connect and secure organisations in a rapid changing world and empower their people and consumers through our “ready business” total communication solutions. We believe, quite simply, that the answer for any business is to be ready for anything. Are you now ready for your career with us?
The Enterprise Transformation team is looking for a self-driven, highly analytical Programme Manager that will work within project teams to deliver data-driven solutions for complex strategic issues/opportunities in Vodafone Group Enterprise.
The Enterprise Transformation team is a small team that will drive high-profile, critical initiatives which will drive a step-change in performance through strategic and operational changes. We are looking for highly talented individuals with strong analytic and communication skills to support these inherently complex and ambiguous initiatives. In this role, you will leverage experience in management consulting or business strategy to deliver data-driven, insightful recommendations to the Group Enterprise Leadership Team.
Support strategic initiatives that address opportunities for driving growth and/or improving operational efficiency across all functions (sales, marketing, ops.)
Drive analytical insight through financial modelling skills and engage collaboratively with key stakeholders across company
Develop strategic recommendations for addressing opportunities through data-driven insights
Implement recommendations by establishing and tracking transformational programmes with key business owners
Develop senior level communications providing updates on strategic analysis, recommendations and program implementation progress
You will possess the ability to provide strategic recommendations and ensure programme delivery. Along with this, you will have a background that includes well-functioning performance management and governance processes with the capability of communicating effectively with senior management.
Complex, custom-structured analyses in ambiguous context, excellent problem solving and stakeholder management
Superior analytical skills and financial modelling capabilities
Demonstrated communications / engagement at CEO level
Alignment and influence multiple stakeholders, ensure buy-in and required action
MBA or Master degree
1-2 years post MBA, preferably in a Tier 1 consulting firm; and/or strategy function in a global MNC
What is the key to our success? It’s simple – our people. Across a Global footprint, we believe we’re at our best when you’re at yours. From our diverse workforce, our flexible working policies to our creative work spaces, we embrace a culture of learning and sharing to develop our next stage growth. It’s in our hearts to push forward, to create a better future, to never rest and find new ways that help people communicate.
We are committed to developing the very best people by offering a flexible, motivating and inclusive workplace in which talent is truly recognised and rewarded. We respect, value and celebrate our people’s individual differences - we are not only multinational but multicultural too. Our excellent flexible benefits programme allows you to choose what’s right for you. Our Vodafone Foundation gives the ability for our people to give something back. We embrace empowering our people to shape their world.
To discover more about how Vodafone Group leads the way in Diversity & Inclusion and hear our CEO Vittorio Colao talk about how he is listed as one of the top 10 men fighting for gender diversity, please click here
The future is exciting.