Our client is a global Asset Manager with more than EUR 480 billion in Assets under Management for individuals, families and institutions worldwide.
Senior Manager Corporate Strategy (m/f)
The Senior Manager Corporate Strategy Manager (m/f) will lead and/or support the development and implementation of various key strategic initiatives to further build out the global business. In your role, you will report to the Head of Corporate Strategy and will be based in Munich. Your responsibilities will consist of both, your contribution to mid- to long-term strategic projects as well as the involvement in ad-hoc tasks or global taskforce initiatives. As a Project Manager (f/m) in the Corporate Strategy team you will work very closely with the firm's Executive Board Members, Strategic and Organizational Development, as well as with various other functions and related group entities.
Through frequent interactions with senior management and various functions on highly important topics, you will gain deep knowledge across all aspects of the asset management business as well as across all geographies.
Support the continuous development, implementation and review of the corporate strategy
Conduct detailed analytical assessments and recommendations on cross-regional or functional strategic questions as well on the enhancement of the business model
Prepare, facilitate and support strategy discussions on executive level
Develop and prepare senior management presentations and relevant decision proposals
Lead or support strategic projects and initiatives with significant contribution to the company's future growth
Develop, analyze and evaluate business plans and investment cases
Support external consulting projects
Requirements and Experience
The ideal candidate has a strong interest in financial markets and the asset management industry, particularly in the management of an asset management organization. Given the exposure provided in this role, the candidate needs to be prepared to deal with senior management on a day-to-day basis and enjoys working in a diverse and highly energetic environment.
In particular, we are looking for the following capabilities / experiences:
University degree in Economics, Business Administration or similar
Several years of work experience, ideally in the strategy consulting area or experience in a comparable position within the financial services industry
Experience in leading strategic projects with proven impact on the business on international basis
Professional knowledge of Microsoft Office programs, in particular MS PowerPoint and MS Excel including the preparation of convincing executive presentations
Excellent conceptual, analytical and visualization skills as well as problem solving ability
Strong ability to communicate with senior management
Fluent English language skills, additional language skills are a plus (esp. German)