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Strategic Planner

Company:
Sesmie Global
Location:
Lagos, Lagos, Nigeria
Salary:
120000
Posted:
April 11, 2019

Description:

Strategic planners participate in the planning of business strategy for medium- and large-sized corporations, planning and directing our organization's strategic and long-range goals.

Responsibilities

Understand and shape the company’s strategy and mission.

Develop plans to materialize strategy and analyze business proposals.

Research competition to identify threats and opportunities.

Assess the company’s operational and strategic performance from time to time.

Align processes, resources-planning and department goals with overall strategy.

Provide support and insight into significant organizational changes such as shift in strategic focus, mergers and acquisitions etc.

Educate senior executives in making effective decisions.

Construct forecasts and analytical models.

Monitor and analyze industry trends and market changes.

Requirements

Previous work experience as a Strategic Planner or Business Consultant.

Understanding of market research and data analysis.

Knowledge of business operations and procedures.

Demonstrable strategic thinking abilities.

Analytical mind with problem-solving aptitude.

Organizational and leadership skills.

Excellent communication skills.

Qualifications

BSc/BA in Business Administration, Marketing, Finance or a related field; MSc/MA/MBA is a plus