Strategy Manager

Birmingham

Location: Birmingham

Lightning

Strategy Manager

This is an exciting time to join Virgin Media, we’ve shaken things up in the telecommunications industry and really pushed boundaries. We were the first to offer "quadplay" services (Broadband, TV home phone and mobile) all from one place and now part of the Liberty Global group we have the firepower to enable us to really invest and strengthen the service and offerings to our customers.

To support our growth we are further adding to our Strategy team to enable us to be bigger and stronger…….

In the role of a Strategy Manager you will play a critical role in supporting our Build programme and its ever moving parts. We are looking for someone to work with the various teams within the Lightning project to utilize all business areas and be a problem solver for the different challenges that the Lightning programme faces. Leading and directing major Strategic assessment activity across the Lightning division which ensures alignment to Corporate and Divisional Strategy.

You will be tasked with assisting with the development of the Lightning Strategy, including working with various stakeholders of all levels to develop commercial models and business cases to drive Cost Reduction & Growth across the business. Identifying and delivering initiatives to accelerate, optimise, and leverage the scale of cost reduction and growth, including M&A and partnership opportunities.
It is essential that you have excellent interpersonal skills, in particular planning, communication and presentation skills, with good cross functional and inter-disciplinary awareness; as well as strong collaboration skills to work through Strategic problems and solutions, with a wide stakeholder community.

You will possess excellent influencing skills, with ability to secure buy in from Director and Exec communities. Ideally you will have come from a strong Business Analyst background, enabling you to look at data and present strong MI at Director level.

Join and you’ll be part of the Virgin Media family. You can trust us to do the right thing by you. We’re a great place to work - and we offer impressive benefits too. Get ready for a family friendly & flexible working environment where you’ll receive a generous holiday allowance, contributory pension, performance related bonus and, of course, discounts on our fantastic mobile, broadband and cable.

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