Corporate Strategy Director

Location
London, United Kingdom
Salary
£Market Leading
Posted
Aug 30, 2017
Closes
Oct 22, 2017
Job Function
Other
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors

You will partner with the Global Head of Distribution, CIO, CEO, and other business heads to set and shape the direction of the business.

Organic: you will research markets, competitors, and macro events to help create business plans and market entry strategies for the growth of business whilst also re-organising existing functions where necessary. The business already has a global presence and is keen to continue it's already developing work in Asia and the US to compliment its thriving EMEA operations.

Inorganic: you will select team lifts and acquisitions in order to grow the business, supervising change and implementation teams in order to oversee assimilation into the business.

Ideal background:

  • Outstanding academics are essential - a degree from a top university, ideally coupled with further education (CFA/MBA/ACA).
  • Experience in a relevant role: eg. Strategy Consulting, M&A for a top bank, a similar role at an asset manager etc.
  • Outstanding communication and diplomacy skills in order to win hearts and minds in the business and work with a range of senior stakeholders.