Comcast Director, Strategic Financial Planning in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Comcast brings together the best in media and technology. We drive innovation to create the world's best entertainment and online experiences. As a Fortune 50 leader, we set the pace in a variety of innovative and fascinating businesses and create career opportunities across a wide range of locations and disciplines. We are at the forefront of change and move at an amazing pace, thanks to our remarkable people, who bring cutting-edge products and services to life for millions of customers every day. If you share in our passion for teamwork, our vision to revolutionize industries and our goal to lead the future in media and technology, we want you to fast-forward your career at Comcast.
The Director Strategy and Financial Planning will be a member of the team that oversees the strategic and financial planning functions for Comcast Corporation. This person will work across all of Comcast's businesses, including NBCUniversal, Comcast Cable, and Comcast Ventures. The scope of the role includes evaluating new growth opportunities, working directly with senior executives in the businesses on strategic opportunities and challenges, and supporting a general focus on returns on capital and investments.
-Oversees projects and develops strategic analyses to assess new growth opportunities or emerging business risks for the Executive Management Committee
-Identifies business, financial and operational implications. Provides business insights based on rigorous, fact-based analyses of customer needs, competitive dynamics and cost trends.
-Evaluates new or existing projects for financial returns IRR/ROI/ROIC
-Participates in business development and partnership discussions, including distribution, technology/product, content and monetization deals.
-May support the launch of new products and business operations by working with key constituents across products and functions (e.g., product development, programming, operations) to ensure alignment with business objectives.
-Represent the broad view of Comcast when supporting the business on specific projects or initiatives.
Support select internal initiatives such as strategic retreats, recruiting programs, efficiency programs.
-Bachelor's Degree or equivalent in Finance, Business or related field of study (MBA or post-graduate degree preferred)
-Generally requires 12 years related experience:
-Experience developing business plans, business cases, and senior-executive level presentations.
-Previous management consulting experience.
-Financial modeling expertise.
-Experience conducting risk analyses and portfolio assessments.
-Previous experience with the cable, telecommunications, internet, media and/or entertainment industries.
-Excellent diplomacy, relationship building and communications skills across all levels.
-Ability to manage multiple projects and priorities simultaneously.
-MBA or post-graduate degree preferred.
Comcast is an EOE/Veterans/Disabled/LGBT employer