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Director of Corporate Strategy

Pacific Life Insurance Company Newport Beach, CA

Job Description

Director of Corporate Strategy
Pacific Life is seeking a Director of Corporate Strategy in Newport Beach, CA to help shape and evolve our enterprise business strategy.  You will be at the heart of our strategic planning and implementation process, working with senior leaders across the Enterprise to identify and prioritize leading-edge strategic opportunities. In addition to driving annual strategic planning, you will have the opportunity to support our innovation process, participate in M&A and partnership deals, and define our consumer and digital strategies. This high-visibility role reports to the Vice President of Corporate Strategy.

 Drive research to identify key competitor, distributor, consumer, and technology trends while monitoring the FinTech space for disruptive threats and opportunities. Utilize research to help shape future strategic direction
 Help manage the corporate strategic planning process and coordinate corporate and divisional strategies
 Participate in the preparation and facilitation of strategy off sites
 Develop internal and external presentations for the CEO and executive team
 Shape company-wide strategy communications and help cascade the strategy through the organization
 Support of strategic initiatives and special projects as needed while using KPIs to monitor the success of strategic execution 
Factors for Success:
 10 years of experience; at least five of those in corporate strategy or management consulting strategy roles, ideally with a focus on the insurance / financial services industry
 Strong analytic and problem-solving skills
 Proven verbal and written communication skills
 Demonstrated ability to influence and drive change
 Flexibility, with ability to work across multiple projects under tight deadlines
 Desire to learn and grow professionally
 Strong education credentials. An M.B.A. or other advanced degree a plus



Job Details

Date Posted November 17, 2018
Date Closes December 17, 2018
Requisition 564246
Located In Newport beach, CA
SOC Category 00-0000.00