AT&T Strategic Initiatives Analyst in Dallas, Texas

At AT&T we are redefining entertainment and driving innovation forward across our business and our industry. With an entrepreneurial approach and a focus on high-impact projects, our consulting teams lead strategic projects, restructure

deals and provide critical negotiation support. There is no better time to be a part of our Global Supply Chain Strategic Initiatives team, launching your future at the forefront of strategy development.

As a member of the Global Supply Chain Strategic Initiatives team, you will utilize your strategic abilities to provide actionable recommendations to the leaders of AT&T’s Global Supply Chain. You’ll have the opportunity to help internal clients implement innovative solutions and best practices throughout AT&T’s sourcing processes, synthesizing facts and data from wide-ranging sources into tools and models used on the front lines of billions of dollars’ worth of negotiations.

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Finance, Applied Mathematics, Economics, Engineering, Computer Science, or Supply Chain

  • Typically 1-3 years of related experience (or applicable internships)

  • Strategic mindset and strong analytical skills:

  • Problem Solving: Aptitude to quickly understand and apply economic/business principles, recognize subtleties of complex problems, and develop innovative solutions driven or supported by data

  • Modeling: Ability to work with multiple sources of (often finance-related) data, integrating fact-bases and assumptions in order to develop complex financial and operational models

  • Technical: Advanced experience working with Microsoft Excel (VBA preferred; ability with pivot tables, arrays, and nested-formulas strongly desired) and Microsoft PowerPoint

  • Project Management experience:

  • Effective communication skills

  • Comfortable and effective in working in teams and across functional groups that vary from fundamentally technical to non-technical

  • Demonstrated capability in managing multiple projects simultaneously and delivering against tight deadlines

  • Superior negotiation and persuasion skills

Preferred Qualifications

  • Strong academic record at a well-respected educational institution

  • Internships or full-time experience in the telecommunications or high-technology industries

  • Internships or full-time experience in consulting, investment banking, commodities trading, or another highly strategic/analytical role

  • Advanced experience with Microsoft Access, R, Python, and/or other programming languages

  • Practical experience building financial, statistical, and other analytical models to evaluate complex data

  • Software development experience

  • Ability to understand mechanical and electrical engineering concepts

  • Experience reverse engineering hardware or firmware; software sizing or code estimation

Are you ready to be the future? Apply today!

AT&T will not sponsor applicants for work visas of any kind for this position.

AT&T is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer, and we are committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce. EOE/AA/M/F/D/V