Strategy Analyst Specialist 3/4
View Job Requisition - Strategy Analyst Specialist 3/4Requisition Number: 11-1019217Job Status: Activated - Posting Type: Posted Internally and Externally. - Posting Status: AvailableLocation Arlington, VA;Philadelphia, PA;Saint Charles, MO Virtual Office/Telecommute?(Things you should know about Virtual Office) Virtual Work Not Available Shift First Business Unit Defense, Space&Security Division Boeing Military Aircraft Program Business Development Occupation Title Marketing and Sales Skills Management Title Business Strategy Job Classification KADQP3 Note: The level of the classification for a specific applicant will be based on the qualifications of that applicant.Job Type Non-Management Experience Level Career/Experienced Exemption Status Exempt Union No Security Clearance Required?(Security Clearance definitions) Ability to Obtain Interim and/or Final Clearances (Post Start) - US Citizenship Required Work Eligibility Required? Yes US Person Status Required? Yes Export Control Required? Yes Relocation Money Available?(Things you should know about relocation benefits) No Date Posted 09/13/2011 Closing Date(Things you should know about closing dates) 10/13/2011 Position Description The Missiles and Unmanned Airborne Systems (MUAS) Strategy function is responsible for overall strategy development and planning for the $5B MUAS Division within Boeing Defense, Space & Security. As a member of this team, you will have the opportunity to truly shape the future of the Aerospace & Defense industry and to participate in building strategies for the most successful military aircraft company in the world. As a member of the MUAS Strategy core team, you will help lead projects and drive the development of insightful strategic analysis across MUAS\'s entire product portfolio. Responsibilities include: market analysis and portfolio prioritization; technology and capability gap assessment; development of strategic rationale and cultivation for M&A candidates; building and managing of strategic alliances and partnerships; competitive assessments, campaign strategy development and support; and the annual strategic planning process. MUAS Strategy team members work within project teams made up of fellow strategy personnel, functional experts and business unit representatives focused on missiles and unmanned systems issues and opportunities within Boeing Military Aircraft (BMA). A successful candidate should have an understanding of the bigger strategic picture, but also have the ability to dive deep into the key strategic and tactical issues of the businesses within BMA and the larger marketplace. Must be able to work independently to generate key strategic analysis, but also have the ability to present the insights from this analysis to senior leaders within the Division. The candidate must also be able to work extremely collaboratively across organizational boundaries on a daily basis, specifically developing close ties with the BMA strategy team along with the strategy teams of the other divisions within BMA. Other Requirements Include: demonstration of clear, effective and organized written communications; ability to defend strategic assumptions and analysis through critical reviews and lively debate; prior experience with financial modeling; demonstrated proficiency with Excel and Powerpoint; demonstrated experience in strategy development; generation of insights from quantitative and qualitative data to explain implications on business strategy; ability to build business cases for new concepts and business ideas; deep knowledge of the aerospace & defense industry and its related technologies. A technical undergraduate degree is preferred, or experience in a technology or aerospace & defense company. Masters degree in business administration preferred.Competencies General[ + ] Business (Financial) AcumenAccurately performs quantitative financial calculations and/or understands the implications of financial graphs, charts, tables, etc. on own work group, other work groups, and occasionally on external customers. Integrates financial data effectively allowing for the identification of key issues, decision-making criteria, and the determination of strategies and plans for own work group, other work groups, and occasionally with external customers. Contributes to appropriate financial strategies and systems to maximize cash flow and limit risk to the organization.[ + ] CommunicationClarifies purpose and importance; stresses major points; follows a logical sequence. Keeps the audience engaged through use of techniques such as analogies, illustrations, humor, an appealing style, body language, and voice inflection. Frames the message in line with audience experience, background, and expectations; uses terms, examples, and analogies that are meaningful to the audience. Seeks input from audience; checks understanding; presents message in different ways to enhance understanding. Uses syntax, pace, volume, diction, and mechanics appropriate to the media being used. Accurately interprets messages from others and responds appropriately.[ + ] Cross Functional PartnershipsNot Available[ + ] Strategic Decision MakingIdentifies and fills gaps in information required to understand strategic issues. Organizes information and data to identify/explain problems and causes; compares and combines information to identify underlying issues. Generates and considers options for actions to achieve a long-range goal or vision of organization; develops decision criteria considering factors such as cost, benefits, risks, and timing; presents recommendation on the strategy most likely to succeed. Identifies the key tasks and resources needed to achieve objectives. Provides support to ensure that strategies are carried out.Technical[ + ] Analytical SkillsBasic -Skill and ability to: collect, organize, synthesize, and analyze data; summarize findings; develop conclusions and recommendations from appropriate data sources at the department level.Preferred -Skill and ability to: collect, organize, synthesize, and analyze data; summarize findings; develop conclusions and recommendations from appropriate data sources with clients, customers and/or suppliers.[ + ] Emerging Industry TrendsBasic -Complete knowledge of the aerospace industry, competitors, styles, and emerging trends.Preferred -Extensive and specialized knowledge of the aerospace industry, competitors, styles, and emerging trends.[ + ] Industry AwarenessBasic -Complete understanding to build and use industry knowledge for planning and performance accomplishment. This includes knowledge of competition and strategic partners.Preferred -Extensive and specialized understanding to build and use industry knowledge for planning and performance accomplishment. This includes knowledge of competition and strategic partners.Basic Qualifications For Consideration Do you have any military, Government Service or defense industry experience?Do you have work experience using Microsoft Office products (i.e. Word, Excel, and PowerPoint)?Typical Education/Experience Level 3 - Technical bachelor\'s degree and typically 5 or more years\' related work experience or a Master\'s degree with typically 3 or more years\' or a PhD degree or an equivalent combination of education and experience. A technical degree is defined as any four year degree, or greater, in a mathematic, scientific or information technology field of study.Level 4 - Technical bachelor\'s degree and typically 9 or more years\' related work experience or a Master\'s degree with typically 7 or more years\' or a PhD degree with typically 4 or more years\' related work experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience. A technical degree is defined as any four year degree, or greater, in a mathematic, scientific or information technology field of study. Other Job related information Ability to Obtain Interim and/or Final Clearances (Post Start) - US Citizenship Required. A technical undergraduate degree is preferred, or experience in a technology or aerospace & defense company. Masters degree in business administration preferred. *** Please note that depending on the specific position, you may be required to pass additional medical tests, credit checks, and/or other requirements. These additional items are required for the Company to comply with various laws and regulatory rules.***Every job requisition has specific and unique requirements listed under \'Description\', \'Competencies\', and \'Education\'. Applicants will increase their opportunities for consideration by demonstrating compatibility with these requirements in their resumes.The job specifications - including competencies (knowledge, skills, abilities, and other characteristics), job-relevant work experience, education, and other requirements described in this requisition - will be the basis for applicant screening, including resume reviews, structured interviews and any other assessments used to support the hiring decision. All candidates considered for this position may be required to participate in a structured interview. The structured interview is a standardized method of evaluating candidates\' job-related competencies to support an objective selection and promotion process.