Strategy and Market Intelligence Manager

Apex Systems, Inc.
Ashburn, VA
Sep 12, 2021
Sep 27, 2021
Full Time
Apex is hiring! Please review details and send resume to Scott Measell at smeasell@ ASAP!Title:Strategy and Market Intelligence Manager Locations: Raleigh, NC or Ashburn, VA What youll be doing As the Strategy and Market Intelligence Manager you will work side by side with Verizons Sourcing, Procurement and Supply Chain teams to provide competitive market intelligence to drive our multi-year transformation roadmap. You will be responsible for conducting competitive capability bench-marking, identify current transformation trend lines, and communicate this intelligence in analytical and executive formats to accelerate supply chain transformation. Identify and prioritize cross-industry supply chain trends, identifying the most important savings and strategy levers that Verizons supply chain should be prioritizing. Gather competitive intelligence and data to shape Verizons Supply Chain strategy - driving business cases for strategic initiatives. Conduct regular research and benchmarking initiatives to assess Verizons capabilities and performance in the Sourcing, Procurement, Analytics and Systems, and Supply Chain disciplines. This will be a multi-faceted and comprehensive exercise to truly ground Verizon Supply Chains performance based on industry standards in these functional areas. Bring in outside in views to continually enhance Vzs Source-to-Pay maturity model to continue to drive further improvements in Verizons capability maturity levels to measure progress. Support new metrics development for corporate Quality Management Systems (QMS) by developing transformation targets based on industry intelligence. Work with strategy tiger teams to understand and drive implementation of strategic initiatives bringing in outside in views. Based on market research and trends, partner with the Sourcing, Procurement, Supply Chain, Business Excellence and other appropriate business groups to identify and drive critical transformation initiatives to drive world class capabilities. Review corporate and industry intelligence with Strategy leadership. What were 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 results in new ideas that drives the business forward.Youll need to have:Bachelors degree or four or more years of work experience. Six or more years of relevant work experience. Four or more years of procurement/sourcing/supply chain work experience. Four or more years of quantitative and analytical experience, including ability to conduct outside/inside research, analyze data, and use MS Excel or other analytical tools to effectively to develop models and drive analyses.Even better if you have:A degree in engineering, business, supply chain, or a relevant technical discipline. Masters degree or MBA. Management consulting and/or business intelligence experience to analyze and effectively communicate cross industry trends. Experience in the development and measurements of KPIs. Excellent presentation skills, including capability to create presentations using MS PowerPoint and experience presenting to all levels of an organization. Strategy, operational processes, and customer experience. EEO EmployerApex Systems is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, genetic information, registered domestic partner status, marital status, disability, status as a crime victim, protected veteran status, political affiliation, union membership, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at employeeservices@ or 844-463-6178.VEVRAA Federal ContractorWe request Priority Protected Veteran & Disabled Referrals for all of our locations within the state.We are an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other protected characteristic. The EEO is the Law poster is available here.PDN-945e0527-920d-4e7a-a7cd-5604baf3fb24SDL2017