Financial Services Advisory Strategy Director
Location:
New York , New York
Posted:
May 23, 2017
Reference:
83564BR
PwC/LOS Overview
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PwC Advisory helps our clients with their most challenging imperatives from strategy through execution. We combine the breadth of knowledge of over 48,000 global professionals with deep industry knowledge to deliver custom solutions for our clients. We work with the world's largest and most complex companies and understand the unique business issues and opportunities our clients face.

Job Description
The Financial Services industry is operating in a challenging environment due to global economic pressure, increasing regulatory demands and capital requirements, and significant operational and technology changes. Our growing Financial Services Advisory team provides strategy, management, technology and risk consulting services to help major financial institutions around the world respond to their most complex business challenges. The Financial Services Advisory practice is composed of three industry sectors: Asset Management, Banking and Capital Markets, and Insurance.

PwC's Strategy& Corporate and Business Strategists help clients define and evaluate strategies of all types e.g., growth, mergers and acquisitions, portfolio, identity, reflecting market back and capability forward perspectives. These strategies may start at either the business unit, corporate level or both, and may include the planning processes that support strategy development.

Position/Program Requirements
Minimum Year(s) of Experience: 7


Minimum Degree Required: Bachelor's degree


Degree Preferred: Master's degree or MBA or Doctorate


Knowledge Preferred:

Demonstrates proven intimate knowledge of and/or success in professional services or corporate roles, helping companies define and evaluate corporate and business unit strategies and investment portfolios, reflecting market, competitive and other external drivers.

Specific areas of focus include:

- Corporate Strategy












- Business Strategy
- Deals Strategy
- Digital Strategy
- Not for Profit Strategy


Skills Preferred:

Demonstrates a high level of leadership, strategic and creative thinking, problem solving, individual initiative, and the following abilities:


- Leading teams to generate a vision and creating an atmosphere of trust, leveraging diverse views and encouraging improvement and innovation
















- Building productive and collaborative relationships with team members and proactively providing and seeking guidance, clarification and feedback
- Managing a team to successful project conclusions through problem solving global, enterprise-wide strategy issues
- Identifying and addressing client needs: build, maintain, and utilize networks of client relationships
- Communicating effectively in an organized and knowledgeable manner in written and verbal formats
- Leveraging market research and quantitative and qualitative analyses to provide meaningful insights around clients’ corporate and business strategies




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