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Senior Strategic Consultant - Markets, Technology and Regulatory Change (Contract) - London, Greater London


This is a fantastic opportunity to join a truly global financial industry leader within their highly regarded Advisory and Strategic Consulting division. This role is for a strategic consultant with knowledge and experience of Markets, Technology and the Regulatory space to provide creative thought leadership and advice to clients in the ever changing global regulatory environment. KEY RESPONSIBILITIES Work in close partnership with adjacent business functions to develop, refine and manage all dimensions of the Regulatory Practice Area, ensuring that it has the tools and subject matter expertise needed to execute on products and services and to fulfil client needs. Provide input and recommendations to Practice Area strategy and development as to target market; competitive niches and economic parameters for services Coordinate and support Practice Area outreach in targeted areas, coordinating with larger marketing strategy Client Outreach, Business Development and Project Execution Participate in client outreach efforts, working with practice lead and group business development. Drive project execution and client fulfilment Contribute to idea generation and incubation of Strategic Consulting products, services and platform Support content creation and unique and differentiated data and analytical techniques in collaboration with the Markets and Analytics function Support adjacent project efforts as a means of further product refinement Motivate and train generalist resources to support the effort, Work with technical areas (such as data & financial modeling) to create the appropriate support for client projects Train and motivate junior resources PROFESSIONAL REQUIREMENTS Experience in Strategic Consulting including strategic reviews, business planning and optimization, market growth strategies, organizational restructuring, business model evolution and other transformational client matters, involving a range of client and organizational types, having both public and private sector dimension Specific experience in supporting clients navigate changes in markets, technology and regulation leveraging core competence in Banking, Corporate Finance or other relevant technical background. Understanding of as wide a range as possible of financial service sectors for EMEA and global enterprises in particular on transformational matters driven by risk and regulatory issues, business or balance sheet optimization. Demonstrated ability to work with a range of complementary firms in lead qualification, business development, project design and execution. Acumen and capability in leading discussions with clients with a demonstrated capability of dealing within high-level business context. Show an established track record of commercial accomplishments in complex sector-specific products and services. Leads and positions groups to win as teams, works collaboratively across group functions to win business and deliver projects Ability to motivate top talent, and to establish a "team" camaraderie / identity. Action-oriented and not afraid to roll up sleeves; mentors and coaches resources along the way; leads by example. Visible in financial services industry and known to clients as a trusted advisor on strategic and transformational matters; continually focused on expanding network and leveraging connections Comfortable in front of executive-level decision makers, with strong written and oral presentation skills. Able to identify industry trends and opportunities, advise client executives with credibility, develop points of view and thought leadership Entrepreneurial spirit; leading a growth-oriented practice and leveraging market demand to build a business serving a dynamic and rapidly growing and evolving client base and enhancing the firm’s global brand. Experience in a financial institution is desirable; prior experience operating in a professional services advisory or consulting practice is desirable. Proven ability to work effectively with and across multiple constituencies of a large and complex organization or supervisory authority. B.A. /B.S. in a relevant field. M.B.A. / Graduate degree/ C.F.A. are desirable Interested? Apply now. Don't miss out Job Type: Contract Rate Guide: £750 to £850 per day
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