Macroeconomics and Corporate Finance Insights

Job Title: Macroeconomics and Corporate Finance Insights
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Singapore
Salary: Above SGD20,000
Contact Name: Mark Ellwood
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Job Published: July 26, 2021 09:12

Job Description

About our client

Our Client is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services in strategy and consulting, interactive, technology and operations, with digital capabilities across all of these services. They combine unmatched experience and specialized capabilities across a multitude of industries, providing solutions to clients in more than 100 countries. This organization brings continuous innovation to help their clients improve their performance and create lasting value.


About the role

Are you interested in working at the intersection of strategy, economics, and technology, as well as have a passion for data-driven insights?

The Macro and Corporate Finance Insights team is a new growth capability within our Strategy practice. We focus on advising Fortune 500 executives, investors, governments, and non-profits on market-shaping trends and company-specific value creation opportunities. In effect, we help clients navigate the uncertainty of a post-pandemic economy and develop practical strategies to unlock new growth in the coming decade. 

The capability focuses on: 

  • Advising clients on global macro trends (e.g., the energy transition, automation of jobs, rise of digital in the economy) and market forces which impact their industries company strategies.  

  • Advising clients on how they can enhance enterprise value based on macro, industry, and investor dynamics.

  • Developing iconic firm-wide thought leadership on macroeconomic trends for external publishing.

  • Helping support internal account planning and other strategic initiatives.  

We partner with teams across the business including Applied Intelligence, M&A, Sustainability, Industry Strategy, Technology Strategy, and Research. Our work aims to be analytical and data-driven and we leverage the depth and breadth of our technology expertise to bring new insights to clients. 


Your responsibilities

You’ll be a leader in our growing global team based in Singapore. As part of this responsibility, you will:

  • Advise C-suite clients on the impact of global macro trends (e.g., trade and investment flows, global business, and technology trends) and corporate finance matters (e.g., capital planning, strategic divestures)

  • Lead individual client engagements including managing senior client relationships, preparing analysis and materials, and managing junior team members

  • Lead business development and develop commercial opportunities 

  • Drive external thought leadership and support the internal development of analytical assets which can support future client needs

  • Manage a portfolio of work and develop strategic business relationships with the C-suite decision makers of Fortune 500 companies

  • Coach and mentor junior team members


You will have

  • MBA or graduate degree in economics, finance, or management.

  • Experience of managing relationships with C-Suite / Boards of large organizations (e.g., NYSE 500, FTSE 100).

  • Experience with financial analysis and reporting, market analysis, and gathering competitive intelligence, particularly in relation to Strategy Consulting.

  • Experience in data and analytics visualization software, as well as econometrics software (e.g., PowerBI, R, Stata, Tableau).