Dell Consultant, Competitive Intel in Hopkinton, Massachusetts

Job Description:

General Summary:

The Competitive Intelligence Consultant is responsible for understanding the market dynamics and key competitors’ for Dell EMC Services offerings and capabilities, and developing detailed competitive analysis and positioning for executive guidance, offer development and sales enablement.

Candidates should have a proven track record of success in providing competitive outlook and rapid response analysis for executive level consumption, and experience in working with external agencies.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop detailed competitive analysis, positioning, scorecards, and content to help drive executive decisions.

  • Uncover competitive trends, strategies, threats and opportunities via research. Analyze and provide guidance.

  • Provide input to internal communications platforms, newsletters, forums, training events, and other internal vehicles, as well as leveraging external information sharing tools.

  • Identify and communicate “no spin” vulnerabilities and gaps in current and future services offerings.

  • Engage with other Dell EMC groups cross-functionally to centralize competitive knowledge base.

  • Provide competitive support to offer development, pricing, and portfolio operations. .

  • Provide competitive support for strategic deals.

  • Develop process for collecting competitive intelligence from sales engagements.

  • Track and report competitive statistics.

  • Maintain high ethical standards regarding treatment of proprietary and sensitive information, customer information, and protection of Dell EMC intellectual property.

EMC Values:

When you choose our company, you join a diverse world of innovative thought leaders. At our core is a commitment to workplace diversity, the sustainability of our planet, and community corporate involvement. We offer highly competitive salaries, bonus programs, world-class benefits, and unparalleled growth and development opportunities-all to create a compelling and rewarding work environment.

We are an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, genetics, or citizenship status (when otherwise legally authorized to work) and will not be discriminated against on the basis of such characteristics or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. We encourage applicants of all ages.

Critical Hiring Criteria:

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Ability to work in a dynamic environment – coordinating multiple projects and able to deliver on deadlines

  • Experience conducting competitive/market intelligence with high tech companies required; experience with the IT services industry preferred.

  • Strong project management skills.

  • Analytical and strategic assessment ability.

  • Understanding of external competitive environment dynamics.

  • Communication skills and ability to form internal alliances and relationships.

  • Flexibility and adaptability to changing business environment.

  • Experience designing primary research studies, interview guides and information repositories.

Bachelor’s degree with 10+ years experience

Functional Area(s):

Professional Services

Business:

EMC GES

Business Unit:

200 - STORAGE CORPORATE

Location:

US - Massachusetts - Hopkinton

AutoReqId:

181292BR