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Corporate Strategy Consultant

Job Title: Corporate Strategy Consultant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Singapore
Industry:
Salary: SGD Attractive
Contact Name: Mark Ellwood
Contact Email: mark.ellwood@ellwoodconsulting.com.my
Job Published: February 18, 2020 09:17

Job Description

About our client

Our client is a leading global management consulting firm with offices across the globe consulting the world's leading organizations to optimize their business and advising on their critical issues and opportunities through their deep functional and industry expertise.

 

About the role

Our client is looking for professionals (with a Consulting, Financial, Innovation background) with ambition to shape the future of a top global consulting firm. If you are keen to make an impact and drive change while learning from multiple topics and C-level stakeholders and accelerating your career, join them in their Growth Markets Growth & Strategy team. This is an internal position for an individual looking to use their strategy skills for an internal role that exposes them to a number of different industries whilst working with senior management across the organisation.

Growth Markets

Growth Markets is the fastest growing geographic region for our client with a multi-billion-dollar business with a double-digit growth. It is a high-pace, dynamic, growth-oriented region –from the developed Japan, ANZ, Asia, Africa and Latin America. The Market Units integrate all four of our services and bring them to their clients in a way that their competitors simply cannot match.

Growth & Strategy

Growth & Strategy (G&S) is the team pushing big transformative ideas to our client. They work with the Senior Leadership of Growth Markets (C-suite) and with the Country Leads, shaping our client’s strategy and defining what they will be in the future.

Their focus is to help their own teams “LEAD in the NEW” using their in-depth experience, thought leadership and market insights—along with our extensive assets and capabilities—to drive innovation.

 

Your responsibilities

Typical activities include:

  • Drive project delivery, structure deliverables and be responsible for on time and high-quality delivery, balancing the competing demands on the team.

  • Drive a structured approach to identifying and solving business problems that lead to strategic insights.

  • Develop and present convincing data backed storylines to influence stakeholders.

  • Ensure consistency with our clients’ methodologies, communication standards and best practices;

  • Preparing and delivering written and oral communications for discussion, demonstrating maturity and impeccable professionalism to work with global stakeholders across levels.

  • Manage the project team and provide oversight.

Key skills required:

  • Project Management.

  • Data Analytics.

  • Critical Thinking & Problem Solving.

  • Communication skills.

  • Social Intelligence.

  • Creativity.

  • Active Learning.

  • People Development.

  • Active Learning.

  • Cultural Agility.

 

You will have 

  • A university degree in Business or Engineering is required and candidates typically also have an MA, MSc, MBA or PhD degree.

  • 5 to 8 years of business consulting in an international firm focused on strategy consulting.

  • Experience in shaping and leading engagements in areas like growth strategies, go-to-market strategies is strongly preferred.