Director, FP&A: Marketing Planning & Analysis
About the Position
The Director, FP&A – Marketing Planning & Analysis is responsible for providing financial support to all members of the Marketing team. Specifically, the position manages budgeting, forecasting and course-correction recommendations to ensure that financial targets are achieved. Works with the respective departmental/ functional SVPs / VPs in development of key metrics and KPIs. Deep understanding of Marketing analytics to measure performance and impact of various media investments.
Key to success is the ability to incorporate a cross functional, highly energetic “can do” attitude that helps ensure constant alignment with all parties supported.
Going a little deeper, we’re inviting you to:
- Support the quarterly and annual financial investment rhythms for Marketing including the allocation recommendations across programs and channels that align to LOB, Channel and Enterprise objectives.
- Develop analysis to ensure that the program/s are driving ROMI and to deliver insights that will optimize the planning process thru strong collaboration with Marketing.
- Deliver insights that will improve the investment models for marketing (such as MMM, MTA, CPGA).
- Establish and implement a budget prioritization process, based on enterprise goals, marketing goals, and a variety of marketing supported activities and initiatives to ensure business goals are successfully achieved.
- Support the marketing organization as they establish and launch a standardized agency evaluation and management function designed to streamline efforts, reduce duplications and leverage economies of scale
- Create synergies and build effective working teams across many areas of the company; primary groups will include LOB, Commercial, Analytics, and Digital Channel.
- Create, implement, and manage learning plans designed to increase knowledge of marketing financial and decision analytics strategies across the team.
- Build, lead, motivate, and coach a high-performing team and help stretch the performance of other leaders.
- Support dashboard that tracks against operational and financial objectives for TMO’s quarterly game plan (TMO’s measurement tool)
- Experience and knowledge with US GAAP and IFRS, including the differences as relevant for planning activities & modelling.
- Broad experience across all areas of marketing with a minimum 3-5 years’ experience in demand generation planning and brand management.
- Expertise in financial planning and analysis – forecasting, budgeting, mid/long term planning.
- Strong understanding and background in marketing investment strategy & planning practices within a large, complex organization preferably with multiple lines of business.
- Proven track record in aligning an organization’s activities with corporate strategic objectives and brand.
- Problem-solver and critical thinker with an ability to identify key issues, challenges and opportunities in a complex landscape.
- Proven ability to communicate effectively with all levels of management.
Enough about what you’ve done. Let’s talk about who you are:
- Prior experience supporting a marketing function in a complex organization
- 8+ years of increasing responsibility in financial management in a large, diverse organization, with heavy interactions with Senior Leaders.
- MBA & CPA / CMA / CFA is helpful, but not required.
- University degree in finance, accounting or equivalent work experience.
- Encourages cooperation and teamwork across organizations and functions.
- Excellent communication and people skills at all levels of an organization and with external partners.
- Engages others to identify mutual goals, develop solutions, make decisions, and achieve outcomes.
- Persuades others, including senior stakeholders, to pursue important courses of action, which they may not have been initially inclined to accept, by using both data and soft skills.
- Strengthens sense of inclusion in a diverse workforce with varied styles, and ways of thinking.
- Aligns resources, overcomes resistance, and engages/motivates others to implement and sustain change efforts.
Interested in applying to this career opportunity?
Please email Taylor Frank, firstname.lastname@example.org, and include T-Mobile Director, Diversity & Inclusion Engagement in the subject line.
ABOUT T-MOBILE US INC.
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T-Mobile US is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We embrace differences, welcome diversity, and value a culture of respect.