Director - Telecom, Media, & Technology

Mclean, VA, United States
Posted 11 days ago
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About FTI Consulting

FTI Consulting, Inc. is a global business advisory firm dedicated to helping organizations manage change, mitigate risk and resolve disputes: financial, legal, operational, political & regulatory, reputational and transactional. With more than 4,600 employees located in 28 countries, FTI Consulting professionals work closely with clients to anticipate, illuminate and overcome complex business challenges and make the most of opportunities. The Company generated $1.81 billion in revenues during fiscal year 2017. For more information, visit www.fticonsulting.com and connect with us on Twitter (@FTIConsulting) , Facebook and LinkedIn .

FTI Consulting continually strives to offer employees and eligible dependents, including domestic partners and eligible domestic partner children, a competitive and comprehensive benefits package. Please click here for more information.

FTI Consulting does not accept unsolicited resumes from external firms or agencies. FTI Consulting will not be responsible for placement fees associated with unsolicited resumes.

FTI Consulting is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, protected veteran status, religion, physical or mental disability, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, or any other basis protected by law, ordinance, or regulation.

About Corporate Finance & Restructuring

Our Corporate Finance and Restructuring practice, a trusted partner to companies, boards of directors, investors, lenders and creditors around the world, is focused on delivering restructuring and business transformation solutions. Committed to our clients' success, our professionals address the full spectrum of financial, operational and transactional risks and opportunities. Among our core strengths is providing expertise in guiding companies through the value creation lifecycle. Our targeted offerings include restructuring, insolvency, litigation support, interim management, capital market advisory, post-acquisition integration, valuation, tax advisory as well as financial management and performance improvement solutions. Our clients demand our industry expertise, which includes emphasis in the energy, healthcare, real estate, retail and consumer products, and telecom, media and technology sectors. Our Corporate Finance & Restructuring services are delivered through a global network of 41 offices in 15 countries situated in Asia, Australia, Europe, Latin America and North America.


TMT Dispute Advisory:

Dispute Advisory services include arbitration, litigation, mediation, risk analysis, settlement negotiation and associated analytical support. Our experts have testified in hundreds of proceedings on a broad range of technical and financial areas across the engineering, operations and regulation of wireline and wireless service providers, satellite companies, broadband spectrum holders, and media & entertainment companies.

ABOUT THE OPPORTUNITY:

A Director is responsible for managing, processing, and analyzing information to develop solutions for external clients as well as coordinating the efforts of internal team members in achieving the objectives for external clients. Further, in this particular role, the Director will be responsible for acting as a subject matter expert and interfacing directly with external clients on technical and economic questions related to networks. In addition, the position requires the development of written reports explaining the procedures employed. An individual that succeeds in the position will be able to work independently and to take initiative in solving problems that are faced on a day-to-day basis, continually striving to ensure quality output that can withstand the scrutiny of litigation or other strategic assignments with clients such as diligence or business transformation.

The nature of this particular opportunity is such that the individual will not consistently perform network-related work all of the time or financial evaluation work all of the time but must be comfortable blending between the skill sets to perform analysis on behalf of clients both in strategic and litigation-related assignments.

PRIMARY DUTIES:

  • Evaluate network deployment and investment strategies

  • Develop and manage large datasets

  • Perform quantitative analyses and conduct studies as required by internal and external clients

  • Prepare written testimony and supporting documentation

  • Assist others in defining data requirements for various efforts

  • Communicate findings with clients and external stakeholders including presentation preparation

  • Write memoranda to describe the procedures employed to complete tasks and to summarize the results of research or analysis

  • Maintain work papers if they are deemed required

  • Assist in marketing the firm's current business

  • Maintain time and expenses

  • Travel on periodic out-of-town assignments

  • Participate in administrative meetings

  • Other duties as assigned

    BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Minimum of a Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Business, Data Analytics, Economics, Engineering, Information Systems, Mathematics, Operations Research or Statistics

  • Experience with analytical software, including databases and spreadsheets

  • Minimum of 3 years of experience with telecommunications network engineering and/or operations

  • Experience with network engineering and technologies in the telecommunications industry

  • Strong understanding of TCP/IP fundamentals

  • Experience with routing, switching, and transport

  • Experience with wireless communications networks and infrastructure

  • Ability to evaluate network demand, capacity and utilization

  • Experience in performing financial analysis related to network engineering such as performing business case analysis related to capital programs, evaluating alternative scenarios for addressing network architecture requirements, and the like

  • The ability to communicate succinctly both orally and in writing

  • Ability to work independently

  • Close attention to detail

  • The ability to establish priorities and handle multiple projects at the same time

  • The ability to work on time-sensitive, quality-sensitive projects

    PREFERRED SKILLS:

  • Masters of Business Administration with emphasis in finance, accounting or data analytics

  • Experience with analytical software including, for example, Access, Excel, and Tableau

    POSITION CLASSIFICATION: Exempt

    FTI Consulting is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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