Business Development AnalystApply NowApply Later Job ID 771697BR Location Japan Business Parks, Experiences and Products Date posted 01/07/2021
Job Summary:l Undertake consumer and industry research to identify key consumer trends, competitive dynamics, new technologies, emerging players, etc.
l Identify new business models beyond current business
l Perform financial analysis to assess and quantify potential growth opportunities, and prepare presentation materials for evaluation and signoff by CPC senior management
l Participate in unified retail meetings, supporting strategic projects from analytical perspectives
l Contribute to the annual 5 Year Strategic Plan and AOP processes
Responsibilities:The candidate will be responsible for the identification and assessment of potential growth opportunities for CPC Japan, by undertaking consumer, industry research and performing rigorous financial analysis. The candidate will work closely with each LOB within CPC Japan, prepare materials for senior management review, and contribute to the CPC business planning process. In addition, the candidate will work with CPC APAC GPM team in Singapore.
Basic Qualifications:l 2-3 years in strategy development and/or business planning roles; Strategic consulting background a strong plus
l Strong communication skills in Japanese and English, both written and verbal
l Strong interest in media and entertainment businesses, and/or retail business
l Bachelor or above degree in business, finance, economics or science / engineering
l Dexterity with business software (particularly Excel, Powerpoint, Keynote) and database management
|l Logical and analytical thinking; Ability to form own point of view based on objective analysis, and engage in constructive dialogue with both internal and external constituents |
l Strong team player with solid work ethic; Willingness to learn and take on new tasks
l Ability to deal with ambiguous and fast-paced working environment
l Energetic self-starter, passion for Disney
About Parks, Experiences and Products:
The Parks, Experiences and Products segment includes Disney’s iconic travel and leisure businesses, which include six resort destinations in the United States, Europe and Asia, a top-rated cruise line, a popular vacation ownership program, and an award-winning guided family adventure business. Disney’s global consumer products operations include the world’s leading licensing business across toys, apparel, home goods, digital games and apps; the world’s largest children’s publisher; Disney store locations around the world; and the shopDisney e-commerce platform.
About The Walt Disney Company:
The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a leading diversified international family entertainment and media enterprise with the following business segments: media networks, parks and resorts, studio entertainment, consumer products and interactive media. From humble beginnings as a cartoon studio in the 1920s to its preeminent name in the entertainment industry today, Disney proudly continues its legacy of creating world-class stories and experiences for every member of the family. Disney’s stories, characters and experiences reach consumers and guests from every corner of the globe. With operations in more than 40 countries, our employees and cast members work together to create entertainment experiences that are both universally and locally cherished.
This position is with Direct-to-Consumer and International, which is part of a business segment we call Parks, Experiences and Products.