Insulet Corporation Director, Corporate Strategy in Acton, Massachusetts

The Director, Strategy will be responsible for leading the Corporate Strategy Process. Reporting directly to the VP, Strategy & Corporate Development, this individual will be responsible for leading quarterly strategy sessions as well as the five year strategic plan that is delivered annually for the Board of Directors. Blending strong internal capabilities with creative, external perspectives, the successful candidate will champion new initiatives that demonstrate breakthrough thinking. With direct access to senior executives, this individual will lead highly visible projects that will have a significant impact on the direction and performance of the company.

The ideal candidate will have led the strategy process for a medical device company or within a consulting firm. He/she will have the ability to identify and define business questions and issues and develop strategic, analytical, and financial frameworks to conduct analysis. He/she will have experience developing and designing implementation plans to drive execution. The candidate will demonstrate strong leadership and significant influence management skills with the ability to gain credibility with team members and senior management. He/she will have excellent communication and presentation skills, the ability to make decisions quickly and effectively influence others, and a very high level of maturity.

Strategy:

  • Work with cross-functional team to manage annual and quarterly strategy processes, culminating in the organizations’ long-range strategic plan

  • Understand diabetes landscape and perform landscape analysis on potential partners for an identified strategic need

  • Perform make vs buy analysis and model business case

  • Identification, development, and testing of new business concepts

  • Internal strategic consulting projects, as needed

  • Bachelor’s degree at minimum, MBA or equivalent preferred.

  • Minimum of 10 years of related experience with exposure to the following areas: Legal, Finance, Technical/engineering/medical device.

  • Strong Diabetes industry knowledge and contacts preferred.

  • Strong communication and presentation skills - written and verbal.

  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize and manage multiple projects simultaneously.

  • Strong executive presence.

  • Business travel as required.

External Company Name: Insulet Corporation

External Company URL: http://www.myomnipod.com/