Business Planning Expert

  • Develops recommendation from complex data and business analyses and formulates them into business plans.
  • Drives the construction of highly innovative statistical and financial models to analyze new aspects of business performance.
  • Establishes the metrics required to measure business performance, and recommends the go-forward strategy to address performance gaps.
  • Leads highly complex, timesensitive market research projects and identifies compelling trends and opportunities for business leaders.
  • Staffs and manages crossfunctional teams across the entire span of business planning activities.
  • Drives all aspects of priority projects and makes final team decisions.
  • Develop business plans and proactively identify new opportunities as partners with client business leaders.
  • Develops and drives comprehensive business plan recommendations, based on analysis, emerging trends, and experience.
  • Identifies or develops cuttingedge analytical tools, models, and methods for making key business decisions.
  • Counsels business leaders, recommends approaches for executing high-level strategies and develops creative solutions
  • Leads efforts to develop innovative business models and analyses to support multiple, large projects.
  • Manages proactive business planning activities and priority projects.
  • Decision-making implications extend to multiple functions and/or businesses, and impact the business directly.

Education and Experience Required

Typically 10 years total experience in strategy, planning, operations, finance, or related functional area.

Advanced university degree required (e.g., MBA) or demonstrable equivalent experience.

Knowledge and Skills Required

  • Extensive knowledge of research methodology for the most challenging business issues.
  • Excellent analytical thinking, technical analysis, and data manipulation skills.
  • Ability to leverage new analytical techniques to develop creative approaches and insights.
  • Extensive knowledge of how to analyze business problems using Excel, Access, statistical analysis, and financial modeling.
  • Superior business acumen and technical knowledge within area of responsibility.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, including negotiation and influence skills.
  • Excellent project management skills, including leading large, cross-functional initiatives that impact the organization.
  • Strong relationship management skills, including partnering and consulting.
  • Strong leadership skills, including team-building, conflict resolution, and management.
  • Ability to lead multiple, large, time sensitive projects or work streams.
  • Ability to identify emerging trends from market and industry data, and make clear and compelling business planning recommendations.

Meet Some of Hewlett Packard Enterprise's Employees

Jeremy H.

Business Compensation Manager

Jeremy ensures all HPE employees are properly compensated for their contributions to the company, helping to retain top talent and market leaders for the organization.

Cat G.

Research Scientist

Cat works in the HPE lab, exploring and designing new devices that become the building blocks for the computation creations of the future.


Back to top