An exciting career opportunity exists in Centurion, Gauteng for a Group Strat & Transformation Executive within a Communications environment. If you have the following behavioural competency and experience, we look forward to receiving your application.
Adopting practical approaches
Duties include the following, but not limited to:
Drive and champion strategic analysis and insight and define overall Group strategy, strategic initiatives, company growth opportunities etc.
Analyse global trends in telecommunications sector, including competitive landscape and key players (e.g. BT, Telstra, Vodafone, TeliaSonera etc.)
Assess competitive landscape for South African telecommunications sector (including competitor strategies, growth priorities, key strengths, value propositions, target market etc.)
Liaise and collaborate with strategic functions in each BU to develop overall Group strategy and prioritize projects
Drive development of BU Flight Plans, KPIs and approval of BU strategies
Liaise with Group and BU Finance and provide critical input to develop Group Business Plans
Participate in the strategic direction for top-level corporate messaging
Develop formal Group Strategic Plan in accordance with King IV requirements and formulate Group equity story
Obtain Exco and Board approvals for Group Strategy Plan
Supports senior executives with their external and internal presentations and speaking requirements
Assess and report on the success of current strategies and influence the development of future strategies
Provide support to head of Group Strategy, Transformation and PMI by providing ad-hoc analysis and support
Formulate and manage implementation of the business plan and performance targets for the function
Manage projects and consultants
3 year degree (NQF level 7) preferably in a Quantitative Discipline such as Business, Economics or Engineering. MBA or Masters in related discipline will be an advantage
8 years experience in the IT/ Telecoms industry in enterprise markets, of which 3 years on Senior management level. Must have worked in strategy teams developing complex strategies.
Proven research experience.
Proven analysis track record, especially experience in new technologies
Willingness and ability to travel
Passion for the telco business
Balanced risk appetite
Interpersonal skills and the ability to form and manage relationships at all levels; internally and externally
Professional business presence
High level of commitment
It is imperative that when applying for this position you make use of the reference number otherwise your application will not be considered
To apply for the above mentioned position, please e-mail your CV to us
If you don’t hear from us within 3 weeks of your application, please consider your application unsuccessful