Business Strategy Planner, Integrated Planning, Microsoft Services at Microsoft
Business Strategy Planner, Integrated Planning, Microsoft Services Details
Oct. 31, 2018, 8:32 p.m.
Business Programs & Operations
Integrated Planning Team Microsoft Services. That
Now, more than ever, planning, information, analytics, and artificial intelligence are very important to business success for Microsoft Services. That momentum is matched with Microsoft's industry leadership and investment in empowering business transformation. For Microsoft, the Services organization leads delivery of leading-edge solutions and this role, Business Strategy Planner, is a key role supporting business planning across Microsoft Services, a multi-billion-dollar business. In a nutshell, this job is part of the Services Integrated Planning Team , a small global team within the office of the Chief of Staff to the CVP of Microsoft Services. The Integrated Planning team is responsible to define and lead the business and financial planning process and initiatives, in partnership with key services functions across corporate and field. We work in tight collaboration with all critical corporate and field functions, who own key outputs in the planning process such as Sales/delivery/corporate
For this Business Strategy Planner role you will bring a foundation of corporate strategy and business planning skills enriched with thought leadership, and a strong understanding of consulting and support services business models in the professional services industry. More specifically: Understand broad market trends, identify strategic insights, educate and enable domains/business units/field to develop strong business strategies through the planning lifecycle. Work closely with business units and extended teams across marketing, sales, segment, field, Business Groups, engineering, operations
Required: MBA or Masters' in similar business area 7+years of progressive experience working in technology strategy or business consulting Demonstrated track record of conceptualizing and creating strategic business plans Strategic thinking and being able to communicate effectively across all levels of management Understanding of professional services business models and industry trends and passionate about technology. Passionate about driving results under constraints, ambiguity, intense planning cycles and changing environment. Executive presence and ability to work with senior executives and