Dr. Pepper Snapple is seeking a Director of Corporate Strategy in Plano, TX.
The Corporate Strategy team is focused on providing broad, strategic vision for Dr Pepper Snapple Group (DPSG) and identifying and evaluating new growth initiatives. Working directly with the VP, Strategy, a cross functional leadership team, and with the support of the broader Strategy team, the Director will formulate the company’s strategic vision. She/He will lead problem solving and opportunity evaluation, including strategic and financial analysis and the creation of business plans for high potential opportunities. The role will be responsible for proactively monitoring changes in the external environment together with progress against internal goals to determine when to adjust vs. stay the course and sharpen execution.
The ideal candidate will bring 3 or more years of experience with a leading strategy consulting firm, with a focus in the consumer packaged goods (CPG) or retail products industry considered an advantage. They will have demonstrated analytical, financial, and valuation assessment skills, along with the ability to delivering impactful presentations to senior level executives. This person will have an MBA from a top ranking institution.
This individual will provide broad, strategic input into potential mergers, acquisitions, and divestitures to ensure maximum returns on invested capital and consistency with the overall business strategy. Blending strong internal capabilities with creative, external perspectives, the successful candidate will champion new initiatives that demonstrate breakthrough thinking. With direct access to senior executives, this individual will lead highly visible, cross functional projects that will have a significant impact on the direction and performance of the company.
To learn more, or to apply online, visit the Dr. Pepper Snapple job posting here.
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