Strategy and Planning Analyst:

Corning New York

Corning is one of the world’s leading innovators in materials science. For more than 160 years, Corning has applied its unparalleled expertise in specialty glass, ceramics, and optical physics to develop products that have created new industries and transformed people’s lives.

At Corning, our growth is fueled by a commitment to innovation. We succeed through sustained investment in research & development, a unique combination of material and process innovation, and close collaboration with customers to solve tough technology challenges. We are a four-time National Medal of Technology winner thanks to our technology leadership and R&D environment, which attract and enable the best scientific minds in the world. This pipeline of talent has brought life-changing innovation to your fingertips for more than 160 years.

Scope of Position

Work directly with Strategic Program Manager to:

  • Develop and demonstrate product value proposition to win customers
  • Support process and develop content for Division or Corporate steering committee meetings, such as annual business deep dives and program reviews
  • Advance strategies to improve business process effectiveness
  • Provide organizational support for interactions with key customers, stakeholders, and partners
  • Assist Strategic Program Manager in executing all other Division strategic initiatives


Day to Day Responsibilities:

  • Work cross-functionally across the organization to meet Division deliverables and objectives
  • Conduct quantitative and qualitative analysis and drive to insights
  • Interact with customers to gather data, build business models, and develop business cases to demonstrate product value proposition
  • Prepare and present presentations to both external customers and internal senior management
  • Develop and execute on strategic project plans
  • Lead content development and messaging for interactions with key customers, stakeholders, and partners


Travel Requirements:

Limited travel in the U.S., may require international


Hours of work/work schedule/flex-time:

Full time


Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree, MBA preferred
  • At least 2 years of management consulting experience or strategy experience in a global company


Required Skills:

  • Deep analytical skills, both quantitative and qualitative
  • Creative problem solving and out-of-the-box thinking
  • Ability to execute, but also maintain a strong strategic lens
  • Strong attention to detail and drive for results
  • Business understanding of metrics, budgets, and strategy aligned with business objectives


Desired Skills:

  • MBA preferred
  • Technical undergraduate major preferred
  • Innovation, customer value proposition, and pricing experience preferred


Soft Skills:

  • Strong verbal and written communications
  • Highly self-motivated, pro-active, and can operate autonomously
  • Comfortable expressing a strong point of view and presenting to senior leadership
  • Highly collaborative and ability to work with cross-functional teams

We prohibit discrimination on the basis of  race, color, gender, age, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, or veteran status or any other legally protected status.

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