TMT/Telco, Media and Entertainment Tech Strategy Senior Manager
Location: Costa Mesa, California
Internal Number: 15150145
Telco, Media and Entertainment Tech Strategy Senior Manager
Our Telecommunications, Media and Technology (TMT) industry clients include some of the most valued companies in the U.S. and many of the world's top global brands. We are poised to help clients shape their evolving business models, scale and transform their operations, modernize their processes and technologies, and constantly improve their customer experience. Our Telecommunications, Media & Entertainment sector includes the world leaders in telecommunications, media, entertainment, sports, business information services, and digital platform companies - for search, social, marketing, analytics, etc.
Are you a talented professional that focuses on the planning, execution, and monitoring of project initiatives? Are you a resourceful problem solver that thrives in the identification and definition of creative, effective technology solutions? As a Project Management/Functional Manager, you help clients set-up, manage, and operate their most complex projects, define functional requirements for technology solutions, and design and derive transformative approaches for technology systems.
Monitor Deloitte's Strategy practice brings together several key capabilities to architect integrated programs that transform our clients' businesses, including Strategic Growth Transformation, Transformation Strategy & Design, Technology Strategy & Business Transformation, and AI & Data Strategy.
Strategy professionals will serve as trusted advisors to our clients, working with them to make clear data-driven choices about where to play and how to win - ultimately driving growth and enterprise value.
Within Monitor Deloitte, the Technology Strategy & Business Transformation (TS&BT) market offering helps clients unlock business agility and sustainable value through technology. We reimagine the technology + business relationship by architecting future business and technology strategies, operating models, platforms, ecosystems, and capabilities into integrated business solutions. We orchestrate the breadth of Deloitte to co-create business value across the C-suite and to the board.
Work you'll do
Industry-leading clients. An award-winning culture. Top notch connections. Big opportunities. At Deloitte, you'll work with the best in the business to solve the toughest problems in business. From learning to leadership, this is your chance to take your career to the next level. You will:
Deliver complex projects in a fast-paced, team environment
Provide expert knowledge and guidance of progressive semiconductor product development practices, metrics, and enabling technology
Lead and assist semiconductor product pursuits and practice development initiatives
Promote and participate in forums for sharing expertise, strengthening Deloitte's collective knowledge, and helping resolve our clients' challenges
Collaborate on innovative solutions to bolster the future of the practice
Continually develop your knowledge of in semiconductor development's latest solutions
As a Senior Manager, you will lead and deliver large, complex client engagements that identify, design, and implement creative business and technology solutions for large companies. You will contribute to the firm's growth and development in a variety of ways including:
Lead engagement planning and budgeting; mobilize and manage engagement teams; define deliverable structure and content; facilitate buy-in of proposed solutions from top management levels at the client; direct on-time, quality delivery of work products; manage engagement economics; manage engagement risk.
Relationship Management of executive clients and sponsors:
Participate in Business Development, develop and maintain contact with top decision makers at key clients, organize and lead pursuit teams, participate and lead aspects of the proposal development process, contribute to the development of proposal pricing strategies.
Practice Development & Eminence:
Develop practical solutions and methodologies, develop "thoughtware" and "point- of-view" documents, participate in public speaking events, get published in industry periodicals.
Perform the role of counselor and coach, provide input and guidance into the staffing process, actively participate in staff recruitment and retention activities, provide leadership and support for delivery teams and staff in local offices.
8+ years of experience working directly with, or serving clients in, Telecommunications including service providers, carriers, networks and broadcasters, infrastructure and equipment manufacturers. Or Media including internet, film/movies, electronic games, music, newspapers, publications, radio, television. Or Entertainment including professional and semi-professional sports clubs, leagues, and major sporting events and companies that produce or organize and promote live events. Industry experience is a must.
8-10-+ years of professional experience, either functioning in a people and project managerial capacity or managing project teams (managing to deadlines, outcomes, etc.) in an operating environment for
Experience must show a leadership role in one or more of the following areas: Transformation Program Design and Execution, Business Model Design, Enterprise / Functional Operating Model Design. Cost Optimization, Growth Strategy, Enterprise / Corporate Strategy, Business Unit / Functional-level Strategy.
8+ years of experience on cross-functional teams to shape business needs on broad enterprise-wide programs or initiatives; 4+ years of experience leading such teams is a must.
Extensive experience working with complex financial models to track initiative costs and benefits for enterprise-wide programs, with experience designing and tracking advanced metrics / KPIs.
Demonstrated ability to link business-driven / corporate-level strategic needs to technology architecture and application design. Working knowledge of enterprise technology platforms and applications (such as ERP and CPQ technologies) is preferred.
Extensive experience working with senior executives (VP-level or equivalent and above, C-level preferred) crafting and implementing strategies for business transformation and/or cost / margin improvement at the corporate, business unit (function), or product-line level. Experience should demonstrate effective executive-level communication skills.
Extensive understanding of applicable industry / sector dynamics - competitive environment, market trends, demand and supply drivers, emerging technologies, etc.
Superior critical thinking, analytical, and problem-solving skills.
Strong collaboration and teaming skills
Experience with analytics to evaluate and optimize business processes
Knowledge of or experience in broader G&A functions (i.e. HR, IT, Finance, Procurement, Commercial Operations)
Willingness to mentor junior staff
Live within commuting distance to one of Deloitte's consulting offices
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