Director, Projects & Integration

Walt Disney   •  

Burbank, CA

Industry: Media

  •  

5 - 7 years

Posted 166 days ago

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Job ID 571998BR

Job Summary:

The Director, Projects & Integration will support the Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of The Walt Disney Company. This position requires a deep understanding of the organization’s internal structure and brands. The ideal candidate possesses strategic, analytical, interpersonal, communication, project management and team leadership skills.

Responsibilities:

  • Support theCFOwith facilitating the execution of the organizational priorities through coordination, communications and project management
    • Understand priorities, as well as short term strategies and lays out a project plan of how and when to tackle
    • Provide ongoing status updates, tracks work-streams and ensures progress is being made and deadlines are met
    • Conduct ad-hoc analysis (financial, strategic, operational) and advise the CFO with concise, specific recommendations
    • Dive deep into the businesses and financials, keeping a constant pulse on areas of opportunities and/or risks
    • Participates in organization’s continuing reassessment of its growth and operational efficiencies
  • Works effectively with other executives and team members throughout the Enterprise
    • Partners with internal business leaders in support of organizational priorities and projects
    • Conducts pulse checks deeper within the organization to understand needs and current challenges
  • Coordinates presentations and assists as necessary with Earnings, Analyst and Investor meetings and speaking engagements
    • Keep apprised of/plan future communication “events”, and work with others to pull together communication
    • Ensure all communication is delivered on time, accurate and in the tone and messaging that reflects the CFO
    • Work closely with HR and Internal communications to ensure the CFO’s priorities around people and leadership are represented
    • Travel as necessary to meetings and events, to provide advanced prep to ensure trips are productive and meet the business objectives



Basic Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 5 years of progressive work experience
  • Previous experience in Finance, Strategy or related disciplines preferred
  • Strong planning, scheduling, and organization skills with the ability to drive projects to completion
  • Ability to handle multiple concurrent tasks and changing priorities
  • Demonstrates an enthusiasm for learning new technologies, tools, and procedures to address short term and long term challenges
  • Excellent analytical, diagnostic and problem solving skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills and proven ability to build relationships, influence decisions, and drive results through internal partnerships
  • Expert project management skills with a track record of driving results: you are well-organized with the ability to manage multiple projects and adjust quickly to shifting priorities and ambiguity.
  • Demonstrates ability to maintain standards of strict confidentiality with respect to all matters and documents
  • Must possess the ability to work effectively with all levels of management
  • Builds and maintains relationships with key internal and external stakeholders
  • Excellent communication skills in presenting complex information to technical and non-technical audiences

Required Education

Bachelor's Degree

Preferred Education

Advanced Degree or MBA

About The Walt Disney Company (Corporate):

At Disney Corporate you can see how the businesses behind the Company’s powerful brands come together to create the most innovative, far-reaching and admired entertainment company in the world. As a member of a corporate team, you’ll work with world-class leaders driving the strategies that keep The Walt Disney Company at the leading edge of entertainment. See and be seen by other innovative thinkers as you enable the greatest storytellers in the world to create memories for millions of families around the globe.