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Senior Director, Corporate Strategy

New York, NY
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Company NBC Universal

Job Title Senior Director, Corporate Strategy

Jobid 23768-384878

Location: New York, NY, 10176, USA

Description **Job Number** 36706BR

**Job Title** Senior Director, Corporate Strategy

**Business Segment** Staff

**Sub-Business** Corporate Strategy

**Posting Category** Strategy & Business Development

**About Us** NBCUniversal is one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, and world-renowned theme parks. NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.

**Country** United States

**State** New York

**City** New York


Reporting to the SVP, Corporate Strategy & Development you will have responsibility for critical strategic projects. You will oversee market assessments, sizing of new opportunities, specific company evaluations, partnership structures, and M&A work.

In this highly visible position, you will be a critical member of NBCU’s Corporate Strategy & Development leadership team and partner with key functional leaders across many divisions of NBCUniversal, including international business lines and corporate parent Comcast.

Here what you’ll do in this role

+ Work independently and lead small teams of corporate strategy and business unit resources in critical strategic projects including market assessments and sizing of new opportunities, specific company evaluations, partnership structures and terms, and M&A

+ Analyze consumer and market trend data as well as prepare and present financial modeling for ongoing engagements

+ Communicate findings effectively both verbally and in written form including end-to-end, polished, executive-ready presentations

+ Identify and evaluate opportunities around new businesses and extensions of existing businesses with a predominant focus on international territories, rapidly growing digital sectors and emerging market segments

+ Continually evaluate new market trends and competitive opportunities/threats; support Comcast’s overall corporate strategy and business development planning with focus on long term growth for the combined businesses

+ Develop strategic relationships with companies operating across a variety of platforms in both traditional and digital consumer segments

+ Unlock strategic opportunities across NBCU’s network of partners; work to strengthen the cohesiveness across Comcast and NBCU’s operating units

+ Identify new trends, categories, concepts and businesses that will profitably grow the corporation in alignment with the strategic plan

+ Assess fit, feasibility, and financial impact of new corporate and divisional strategic investments and work on variety of high level special projects, including competitive due diligence

+ Contribute to the building, mentorship and retention of an outstanding, high performing team. Provide inspiring leadership on multiple levels— thought leadership, operational excellence, performance orientation and collaborative leadership throughout the organization


Basic Qualifications

If this sounds like you, we can’t wait to meet you!

+ 5+ years of strategic planning experience across various media and consumer business lines, including digital / mobile content and services, linear / non-linear content creation and distribution, filmed entertainment, parks and attractions and other consumer intimacy models

+ Excellent quantitative analysis skills as evidenced by 5+ years analyzing consumer and market trend data

+ Bachelor’s degree

+ Ability to integrate market, competition, trends, organizational state and other issues into a coherent vision for change, development and growth

+ Ability to accurately assess longer term implications of changing business models with simultaneous focus on optimizing the short term; you are someone who understands the growth drivers of the business and prioritizes initiatives that will accelerate momentum

Fine Print for Eligibility

+ Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered

+ Must be willing to work in New York, NY

**Desired Characteristics**

Bonus Points if this describes you

+ MBA or other advanced degree

+ Outstanding strategy skills; a well-developed understanding of consumer behaviors and usage patterns; know how to move quickly and seize opportunities in a rapidly changing media landscape

+ Tech-savvy with a strong conceptual understanding of digital and mobile technologies, staying abreast of relevant trends that could impact the organization’s business short and long-term

+ Superb diplomacy skills, ability to use appropriate levers to persuade others to take action and to strive to find solutions that meet the mutual needs of all parties and the company as a whole

+ Intelligent, decisive, quick, forward-thinking, strategic, and tactical executive; proven ability to work across an organization at all levels with technical, creative, and executive team members

+ Self-confident personal style; able to present ideas to important constituencies, earning the confidence and trust of others; perceived as a thought leader; has the ability to deal with ambiguity and adapt to changing business conditions

+ Exceptional influencing skills and preferred experience working across many areas and levels of an organization

We are an equal opportunity employer, offering a great work environment, challenging career opportunities, professional training and competitive compensation. Click Here to view the NBCUniversal Candidate Privacy Statement.

The NBC Owned Television Stations create and distribute engaging content that connects with a valuable audience in 10 major markets across the country. Our content platforms include: NBC Stations broadcast and COZI TV, station websites, digital out-of home, and mobile.  Through our local news operations, our lifestyle production arm LX.TV, and our local sales marketing and production teams, NBC creates content that connects communities with the people, events, and issues they care about most.

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