Director, Strategy & Planning

Downers Grove, IL
Jul 18, 2017
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The Director, Strategy plays a key role in supporting investment decisions and performance improvement efforts of Chamberlain University working directly with senior leaders across the organization and Adtalem Global Education Group. In this position you will play a key role in building and managing a pipeline of new degree programs for Chamberlain University, which is an important driver of corporate growth. In addition, you will manage projects relating to strategies for growth, business performance, occupational trends, new ventures, new programs and competitor activities

    Analyzes past trends, projects future demand, proposes strategic direction, provides thought leadership engaging senior leadership and other influencers as needed Identifies and supports the prioritization of strategic initiatives and evaluates investment opportunities for strategic and financial value Serves as a leading source of industry information and competitor intelligence Identifies need for outside consultant; may facilitate selection process and serve as internal project lead Develop work plans and lead the execution of internal projects related to strategic initiatives or new programs

  • MBA from a top school; 4 - 6 years of consulting/strategic planning experience; previous higher education or healthcare experience desirable
  • Superior quantitative and qualitative analytical skills combined with outstanding project management abilities
  • Superior written and verbal communication skills
  • Advanced Excel, PowerPoint and secondary research skills needed.
  • Ability to synthesize and clearly articulate information a must

We are proud to be an EEO employer M/F/D/V. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing. Thank you for applying for this outstanding opportunity today.