In-House Strategy Manager

Oaktree Talent Partners

Join this fast paced, innovative SME organisation with an ambitious growth mandate

  • Exclusive to Oaktree Talent
  • SME Environment
  • Highly visible role
Our SME client is entering an exciting period of growth and has identified a need to complement their already successful Strategy function with an astute, collaborative strategy manager.
Led by a very well regarded ex top tier Head of Strategy, this small and nimble strategy & customer team works across the business on a variety of strategic projects that align with the overall group  strategy. With a focus on Growth, M&A and Customer Excellence, the projects they are focusing on are those that will appeal to dynamic ex consultants that want to be visible and work closely with stakeholders in a variety of business units. This is a fast-paced, innovative environment where decisions are made quickly, and work can be executed on in a timely manner.

Key Accountabilities include, but are not limited to:
  • Collaboration with a variety of stakeholders across the business to understand their key drivers and identify opportunities to drive the strategic agenda
  • Execution of strategic business cases, using your strategic tool kit and analytical skill set
  • Working closely with data scientists to extract the data required to support business cases
  • Continually identifying opportunities for process improvement
  • 6-8 years’ experience of working in a Strategy Consulting Firm and/or in-house Strategy environment
  • Ability to work autonomously to drive projects through to completion with little hand holding
  • Experience of Growth, M&A, Due Diligence and Customer Experience business cases
  • Will have gained a well-rounded strategic tool kit, with strong analytic rigour and financial acumen
  • Naturally have a collaborative and customer first mind-set
  • Exemplary communication skills with the ability to influence at all levels.
  • 1st class academics
In return you can expect to work with a first-class team in a SME environment where you will be visible and recognised for your contribution. You will have a voice and there is an opportunity to step up quickly should you prove yourself.