DigitalGlobe Executive Director for the CEO in Westminster, Colorado
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Maxar Technologies is a leading global provider of advanced space technology solutions for commercial and government markets including satellites, Earth imagery, geospatial data and analytics. As a trusted partner, Maxar Technologies provides unmatched end-to-end systems capabilities and integrated solutions expertise to anticipate and address our customer’s most complex mission critical challenges.
With more than 6,500 employees in 31 locations, the Maxar Technologies portfolio of commercial space brands include: SSL, MDA, DigitalGlobe and Radiant Solutions. Every day millions of people rely on Maxar Technologies to communicate, share information and data, and deliver insights that empower a better world. 2017 revenue was $2.3B. Maxar is publicly listed on the Toronto and New York Stock Exchange (MAXR). Headquarters is located in greater Denver, Colorado.
This role is designed to provide senior support directly to the President & CEO of Maxar Technologies and the Executive Leadership Team. Working closely with the CEO and the CEO’s direct reports, efficiently and effectively lead and contribute to manage processes, track strategic initiatives, coordinate and validate results, and conduct business analysis.
Primary Duties and Responsibilities:
Contribute to and coordinate the execution of strategic initiatives with the executive leadership team
Ensure all staff assignments and priorities are addressed efficiently and on a timely basis, and keep track of progress until resolved
Work with the CEO to develop and coordinate agenda and presentations for the quarterly Board of Directors and Committee meetings
Coordinate the weekly staff meetings, monthly and quarterly business reviews including agenda and follow up items
Organize responsive and efficient customer trips, events, and interactions and follow up from same
Prepare monthly financial and competitive analysis
Prepare quarterly all-hands presentations and other executive presentations as required
Coordinate cross-functional initiatives as assigned and measure progress activity
Assess inquiries directed to the CEO, determine the proper course of action and direct to the appropriate individual to manage
Perform project research and present findings
Produce documents, briefing papers, reports and presentations
Liaise with clients, suppliers and other staff on issues important to the CEO
Work closely and in alignment with the CEO’s executive assistant
Other projects as assigned by the CEO
Undergraduate degree (MBA strongly preferred)
5-10 years of gradual experience
Ability to travel up to 25%
Aerospace or technology industry knowledge preferred
Excellent analytical and critical thinking skills
Well-developed executive presence and professional acumen
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Organizational ability and efficient time management
Proficient in Excel and PowerPoint
Ability to develop and monitor project plans
Knowledge of cultural differences, strong interpersonal skills
Ability to maintain high level of confidentiality and trust (mutual respect)
Aspirations to reach General Manager-level role in the future
DigitalGlobe and Radiant solutions offer a generous compensation package including a competitive salary; choice of medical plan; dental, life, and disability insurance; a 401(K) plan with competitive company match; paid holidays and paid time off.
DigitalGlobe is a leading provider of commercial high-resolution earth observation and advanced geospatial solutions that help decision makers better understand our changing planet in order to save lives, resources and time. Sourced from the world’s leading constellation, our imagery solutions deliver unmatched coverage and capacity to meet our customers’ most demanding mission requirements. Each day customers in defense and intelligence, public safety, civil agencies, map making and analysis, environmental monitoring, oil and gas exploration, infrastructure management, navigation technology, and providers of location-based services depend on DigitalGlobe data, information, technology and expertise to gain actionable insight.
DigitalGlobe is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, gender identity and expression, age, disability, veteran status, or any other protected factor.