Job title: Senior Corporate Strategy Director
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: TMT
Salary: GBP £140,000.00
Location: London
Job published: 13/10/2021
Job ID: 34842

Job Description

The Team Partners closely with the CFO, CEO and Executive Team 

The Director of Corporate Strategy is a senior member of the Corporate Strategy team reporting to the Head of Corporate Strategy.

  • Develop long-term (3Y) and near-term (1Y) company strategy
  • Run internal consulting projects (strategy development & execution)
  • Summarise the strategy for the Exec, Board and wider company

What you'll be doing

  • Partner with the Executive team and senior leadership to help set the strategic direction for the company
  • Work with the business to define strategies and drive execution of complex, cross-functional and high impact initiatives
  • Help lead the cross-functional and cross-country strategic planning process, ensuring clear expectations, quality strategy development and buy-in from all parts of the company
  • Take a lead role in preparing Board and company-wide presentations
  • Oversee complex financial modelling and lead teams to discover, analyze, and interpret trends or patterns in complex data sets to perform strategic analysis and research
  • Where necessary, face off to external consultants as the lead contact within the business
  • Work with the Head of Corporate Strategy to maintain a world class strategy team and working environment

Requirements

  • 10-15+ years experience, most recently at a senior level, in a top tier strategy consultancy, PE/VC or in a high growth consumer tech business
  • Strong experience in corporate strategy, simplifying and solving complex and ambiguous problems, ideally in a fast growth, international consumer business
  • Successful track record partnering with and influencing exec-level stakeholders
  • Ambitious, entrepreneurial, pragmatic, commercial, highly analytical, clear communicator, comfortable with ambiguity
  • Inspiring and respected manager and leader