Strategy& Deals - Managers - Generalist - London
Posted on Jan 24, 2019 by PWC-1
Strategy& Deals, part of the PwC network, is a practice made up of approximately 150 consultants in London with international teams across the Strategy& network. Our team works with a wide variety of corporate and private equity clients, undertaking a broad range of projects involving commercial due diligence and strategic reviews.
Our projects are typically short and sharp, providing the opportunity to gain a variety of experiences across sectors and/or engagement types, whilst continuously learning and developing. The majority of our work is London-based but there are times when it is required to travel abroad.
As a fast-growing team we are now looking for Strategy Professionals to join us through the next phase of our journey.
About the role
We are looking for Managers to join our team to work on projects across sectors, whilst independently driving business development activities in a more focused area
Managers are integral in driving project delivery to provide insightful solutions for our clients
As a Manager on our team you will have responsibility for
Leading a team of consultants on a day-to-day basis, taking responsibility for
- primary research and data gathering; identifying key research areas and organising the junior team appropriately to effectively understand the key topics pertinent to the relevant industry sector and scope of workplanning initial hypotheses and analysis; formulating initial hypotheses based on previous experience, knowledge of the sector and understanding of the scope of work. Driving key analysis with appropriate techniques and toolseffective storyboarding to present a compelling narrative to the client
- day-to-day coordination with key project stakeholders including clients and other internal teamsupward management of senior team members to ensure progress is effectively communicatedreporting back to clients the key findings of our work
About youSignificant experience of strategy consulting from either a pure strategy consulting firm, Big 4 firm, or experience in the strategy department in a corporate environmentIdeally some experience in commercial due diligence work for private equity houses and/or corporates, including
- Market and competitor analysis (market sizing, drivers and dynamics, competitive intensity, etc.)Customer analysisInternal analysis (strategic analysis, business model review, financial))
Job ID: 34369BR
Role Closing Date: 11 th February 2019
Our Deals business is an exciting, fast-paced and an ever-growing business that focuses on deals and crisis situations for our clients. Collectively, we deal with the types of situations you hear about regularly in the news and we provide support, insight and analysis to the management, shareholders and financiers of business.
The skills we look for in future employees
All our people need to demonstrate the skills and behaviours that support us in delivering our business strategy. This is important to the work we do for our business, and our clients. These skills and behaviours make up our global leadership framework, 'The PwC Professional' and are made up of five core attributes; whole leadership, technical capabilities, business acumen, global acumen and relationships.
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We work in a changing world which offers great opportunities for people with diverse backgrounds and experiences. We seek to attract and employ the best people from the widest talent pool, as well as those who reflect the diverse nature of our society. And we aim to encourage a culture where people can be themselves and be valued for their strengths. Creating value through diversity is what makes us strong as a business and as an organisation with an increasingly agile workforce, we're open to flexible working arrangements where appropriate.
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