Strategy Consultant - Corporate Strategy 60-80k Euro
Functie Strategy Consultant - Corporate Strategy 60-80k Euro
Our client is a global financial institution, offering retail and commercial banking services. The Corporate Strategy department reports directly to the CEO. The team performs multiple roles and one of the key activities is providing consulting services to all business units across all functional lines. The consultants assist executive board members and business unit CEOs with strategy formulation across the various business lines and geographies, where they focus on high visibility and high impact projects. The exposure to a wide range of topics, business lines and top management makes the team an ideal breeding ground for future management. Consequently they have had an excellent track record in both core strategic projects as well as in placement of alumni in senior positions. This role is for junior to intermediate members to join client as Strategy Consultants - where you are responsible for analyzing, composing and delivering a detailed solution to the issue at hand. To achieve that, you work with a multi-disciplined project team composed of 2-3 consultants, representatives of internal clients and (sometimes) external consultants. You have a very strong academic track record, with a university degree (Masters-level preferred). One-two years of strategy experience from a top tier management consulting or a financial services firm, the majority of the consultants have less than five years total work experience. You have strong analytical and problem solving skills and a clear understanding how to link strategy to financial plans. Experience in MS Excel and other data analytics tools is a plus. You have the ability to utilize research to develop deep insights and drive actionable results (“business sense”). You’re persistent, open and a convincing communicator. You’re able to work effectively with all levels in the organization, including senior management. You have a clear history of success and driving impact and most have the ability to work effectively in teams. You’re fluent in English and are willing to travel worldwide (although most travel tends to be in the EU). The Corporate Strategy department consists of 20-25 professionals with 15 professionals focused on Consulting. Strategy consultants are recruited from inside and externally - mainly from tier one strategy consultancy firms. The team acquires its own projects and bills internally for services rendered. You will be offered an interesting position within a strong team in an international financial company. A competitive salary, good training opportunities, a solid pension and a positive work life balance. The Strategy Consulting team has consistently scored above average in the clients employee survey for workplace satisfaction. You’re exposed to a variety of businesses. The position is based at the headquarters in Amsterdam, but provides the opportunity to work on projects across all global locations. You can move into a senior position across the broader organization after several years.