Business Planning & Ops Manager I in Fairfax, VA

$100K - $150K(Ladders Estimates)

Avaya   •  

Fairfax, VA 22038

Industry: Telecommunications & Hardware


5 - 7 years

Posted 55 days ago

Job Information

Manages the development and implementation of business planning and operations for ramp-up and deployment of a large US government-related program. Participates in the development of the overall organizational operating structure. Develops, administers, and tracks organization expense, capital budget (if applicable), and supporting business plans. Compiles, analyzes, and publishes financial and/or operational results. Provides business case development and analysis. May participate on cross-functional teams to establish procedures and to improve processes. Provides solutions to a diverse range of complex problems and uses judgment within defined policies and practices. Work is performed with minimal direction and is reviewed by senior management.



  • General
  • All applicants shall be US Citizen
  • Active security clearance is not required, however, ability to obtain public trust clearance (agency suitability) is preferred
  • Education and experience
  • BA in field related to business or finance, MBA is preferred
  • 5-8 years + in business planning or operations, with 4+ years related to US government business
  • Large government project / program experience is very helpful
  • Experience within the telecom or related technical industries is useful
  • Experience in process documentation and process management is useful

Additional Requirements

  • Skills
  • Advanced excel skills with ability in complex financial modelling; overall solid skills in other MS Office applications, MS Sharepoint, and MS Visio
  • Business forecasting skills in expense, revenue and margin analysis are required
  • Adept in use of CostPoint (v7.x is preferred, but 6.x is satisfactory)
  • Use and experience with SAP is a plus
  • Other
  • Team building and leadership skills are preferred, plus the ability to work within and among teams both onsite and remote
  • Solid communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Customer-centric perspective and approach to business issues


Bachelor degree or equivalent experience

Valid Through: 2019-10-14