Top Network Planning Executive ensures the best use of an organization's network resources by defining and planning an organization's network system goals. Determines need for new products and systems based on budget, client needs, and improvements in technology. Being a Top Network Planning Executive may work closely with several functional areas in an organization to ensure that the network is meeting the expectations of clients. Requires a bachelor's degree. Additionally, Top Network Planning Executive demonstrates expertise in a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Typically reports to top management. The Top Network Planning Executive manages a departmental function within a broader corporate function. Develops major goals to support broad functional objectives. Approves policies developed within various sub-functions and departments. Comprehensive knowledge of the overall departmental function. To be a Top Network Planning Executive typically requires 8+ years of managerial experience.