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Strategy Consulting Professional

Job Title: Strategy Consulting Professional
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Singapore
Industry:
Salary: SGD Attractive
Reference: AYHN-000577
Contact Name: Mark Ellwood
Contact Email: mark.ellwood@ellwoodconsulting.com.my
Job Published: March 21, 2019 12:54

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

With your consulting and strategy background, you will be patently aware of the pressures facing clients today and the exciting opportunity to deliver transformational change. It’s a challenge our client relishes so they look for people equally inspired by the current trends re-shaping the industry. Are you eager to use your excellent analytical skills, and imagination to solve the business problems of big name clients? Can you build and maintain lasting relationships at the C-level to facilitate the discussions needed to lead organizations to high performance? If so, then our client would like to talk to you.

 

Your responsibilities

 
  • Conduct analysis to address critical business issues and generate insights about client and industry business performance improvement.

  • Help clients reinvent themselves in the context of digital disruption for example by reinventing customer/user journeys and experiences and bringing new propositions into the market.

  • Adopt new ways of working such as Design Thinking, AI/Analytics to design business and technology strategy solutions.

  • Apply deep financial acumen to estimate impact of new solutions on client’s financial performance and non-financial performance.

  • Help clients understand leading edge technology capabilities and the transformational impact they may have on their business.

  • Be part of the Strategy Financial Services leadership team in ASEAN by taking leadership role on the team -by developing senior client relationships across business and technology and engaging with the broader strategy community to foster collaboration and support growth and development of the Strategy practice in areas such as recruitment, training and thought leadership.

 

You will have

 
  • An undergraduate degree in a relevant subject from a leading academic institution (Preferred degree in Sciences or Engineering or Finance or Economics).

  • A graduate degree in Business or Management topics (e.g. MBA or Masters in Finance or Management) is preferred.

  • Outstanding academic track record with continued interest in learning and growing professionally.

  • 7+ years professional experience at minimum. A strong preference for previous experience in Strategy consulting.

  • Additional experience in one or more of the following areas: FinTech, InsureTech, Insurance, Banking and other financial services related industries.

  • A high degree of comfort with strategic decision-making and strong quantitative skills to develop financial or operational models and supervise data analysis.

  • Deep understanding of financial services industry dynamics and value creation opportunities in one or more industries.

  • Strong analytical skills, understands complex issues, quickly absorbs information, excels in conceptual and creative problem solving.

  • Digitally savvy; curious and passionate about technology, understands its impact on business and society.

  • Natural leader; easily establishes trust-based relationships, gains valuable insights through collaboration and communication.

  • Driven; enjoys a challenge, proven ability to adapt and remove obstacles to achieve results, determined and optimistic.

  • Flexibility to accommodate client travel requirements.

  • Intellectual capacity and ability to think in new, innovative ways to understand complex issues and develop creative solutions.

  • A drive for personal development and curiosity to learn new concepts and skills.

  • Personal and professional attributes required to engage with senior client and internal stakeholders.

  • Proven presentation skills, personal impact and charisma to lead meetings, presentations and workshops.

  • First class written and verbal communication skills; the ability to articulate complex problems and solutions in a simple, logical and impactful manner.

  • Confidence to constructively challenge team members and leadership to ensure the right client outcomes and value is delivered.