Monday, November 28, 2011

Senior Manager, Exeuction-Planning & Operational Excellence Vacancy | Nokia Careers

Senior Manager, Exeuction-Planning & Operational Excellence-BUS000000EJ

Job Business and Operational Management
Primary Location US-Burlington
Organization Mobile Phones
Schedule Full-time
Job Level Manager
Education Level Master's Degree (±18 years)
Job Type Experienced
Employee Status Regular
Travel Yes, 25% of the time
29 Nov 2011 05:29:00
Contact Name - External Imdat Solak
Contact Email - External


The Senior Manager, Execution-Planning & Operational Excellence, Nokia Store, will be responsible for co-creating the overall Nokia Store Product Strategy, including interlocking with SUs/LSUs/BUs through "Planning & Programs", detailed OPEX-Planning & Tracking, ensuring that Nokia Store is structurally organized such that it works in the most efficient and effective way and looking out for any inefficiencies.

He/she will also be responsible for overall budget accuracy during execution, cost-management, any decisions effecting OPEX in absence of VP, Nokia Store.
Together with the "Planning, Operational Excellence and Internal Operational Controlling"-Team, whose member he/she will be, he/she will be responsible to making sure that Nokia Store reaches it's objectives within budget and in-time/in-quality.

He/she will be the single-point of contact for any questions related to Nokia Store Strategy, Operations, Operational Excellence and OPEX-Accuracy; in absence of VP, Nokia Store, he/she will represent Nokia Store in any meetings presenting the status, plans and OPEX - together with other members of the team he is member of (Associate/Junior Manager Nokia Store, Head of Product Strategy Nokia Store, etc).
He/she will also work very closely with the EDX-organization and SU/LSUs/BUs in planning, communication and ensuring execution on Nokia Store level.


Passion for detailed planning, tracking and management. Strong personality and ability to look behind the scenes, understand overall business impact of any action and strong ability to prioritize activities based on business impact/ROI/NPV.
- Management: 5+ years
- Planning/Controlling/Tracking: 10+ years
- Understanding overall Nokia sales structure
- Very strong communication skills
- Very strong analytical skills
- Very strong presentation/documentation skills
- Languages: English (must), German (plus)
- Very strong understanding of NPV/ROI logic
- Strong business acumen/entrepreneurship
- Education: University Degree (MBA or equivalent)
- Experience with NokiaStore planning/controlling/tracking a plus

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