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Director Corporate Innovation

EXI, inc Dallas, TX
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Can be located in Dallas Texas or Orlando,FL

candidates with management Consulting experience preferred ie. (Bain, BCG, McKinsey, Deloitte ,PWC ) etc.

This position plays an important role in shaping the strategic direction of the company, with a strong focus on supporting strategic growth initiatives.

Supports the company’s strategic planning process by providing research, analysis and recommendations in support of strategic growth.

Plays a key role in the company’s innovation and technology growth initiative including providing process support for the annual IR&D budget.

Maintains a keen awareness and acumen around disruptive technologies, emerging trends, innovation and competitors to leverage in creation of growth plans.

Skilled in analytical methods, producing fact-based, logical hypothesis and scenarios with well-thought-out conclusions.

Excellent verbal and written communication skills are required, including the use of Microsoft-PowerPoint to convey analysis and recommendations to stakeholders and company executives.

Involved in M&A process including due diligence, valuation and financial modelling, as needed.

Specific Responsibilities Include:

Supports annual Strategic Growth Plan (SGP) process through research, analysis and presentation of findings and recommendations.

Liaise, collaborate and maintain strong working relationships with key personnel from each business segment/unit while efficiently managing project resources.

Manages projects including but not limited to: Strategic Growth Planning (SGP), emerging trends and technologies, domestic and international markets, R&D, strategic and operational metrics, M&A valuations, acquisitions and divestitures.

Assists with the development and implementation of corporate and business segment strategic growth initiatives.

Works effectively as a contributing team member of the Corporate Strategy team.

Maintains strategy and M&A office databases.


Bachelor's degree in Business, Accounting, Finance, Marketing, Economics, Engineering, Computer Science or related quantitative field required and a minimum of 15 years of prior related experience or Graduate degree and a minimum of 10 years of prior related experience.

Additional Preferred Qualifications:

MBA or MBA in process.

Professional Services/Consulting experience.

Aerospace and defense industry experience.

Excellent written, verbal, presentation and interpersonal communication skills.

Very strong (well above average) MS-Excel and MS-PowerPoint skills

Results-oriented, takes the initiative mentality.

Demonstrates a highly analytical work ethic/approach.

A fast learner with the ability to take initial direction and self-manage to complete assignments on time and to expectations.

Highly collaborative team player.

Pragmatic with a strong analytical and problem-solving ability.

Ability to devise logical methods/approaches.

Strong project management skills, including demonstrated ability to think end-to-end and manage multiple priorities/projects simultaneously.

Relocation Assistance Available - Possible for ideal candidate

Candidate Details

15+ years’ experience

Minimum Education - Bachelor's Degree

EXI, inc

Why Work Here?

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At EXI, Inc. we specialize in finding and placing the right people in the right positions with the right companies. Is your company looking for the perfect person to fill a key position or are you seeking to assemble a complete management team for a corporate turnaround or transformation? If you are a professional who's seeking the challenge and the opportunity that will take your career to new heights? Either way, EXI, Inc. can make it happen. EXI, Inc. is always on the lookout for quality candidates to fill executive positions with top-level companies. We have our finger on the pulse of the industry, and we have built relationships with the people and companies who offer first-rate opportunities.


Dallas, TX