Strategy Analyst

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  • Strategy Analyst

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    West London

    Competitive

    Permanent

    16 September 2019

    Job Title: Strategy Analyst

    Location: West London

    Salary: Competitive plus car allowance, substantial bonus, excellent benefits

    We are currently working with a fast moving, diverse and forward thinking Global Transport Infrastructure operator/provider looking to grow their IT Operations Team.

    Our client is getting better and better. As they continue to improve, they need people, from all walks of life, who are willing to go the extra mile. They invest millions of pounds a year developing their staff, making them an employer of choice with great prospects, benefits and rewards.

    Our client is currently looking to appoint a Strategy Analyst.

    Purpose:

    To provide first class information gathering, analysis and insight for the company on strategic issues. To work on a range of strategic projects, directly with functions across the company or with sensitive external relationships. As the role will be directly serving the Exec strategy agenda, it will likely involve directly supporting and working with senior leaders in the company.

     

    Responsibilities:

    • Develop and deliver high quality analysis of our client’s business, industry and competitive context in an independent manner 
    • Lead communication, concise presentations and engagement on strategic topics with audiences across the company including the Exec, other senior managers or external audiences
    • Develop our client’s insight into changes in their customers, industry and context. Work with Chief Strategy Officer and Head of Strategy to provide regular updates to senior leaders in a digestible way.
    • Participate in strategic projects and act as a leading analyst across the function on a range of issues or projects.
    • Provide analytical support to our client’s business plan submissions to the CAA
    • Supporting the communication of the corporate strategy and engaging business colleagues to build understanding of our client’s future direction

    Experience:

    • Degree with strong analytical background
    • Likely to have strategy experience gained through consultancy or corporate strategy or business analytical roles
    • Experience dealing with complex and ambiguous business environments
    • Experience working collaboratively in cross functional teams
    • Good organisation, planning and prioritisation skills, with strong attention to detail

    This is a fast- paced company with lots going on, presenting a challenging agenda for the future. Promotion is very likely as the company is keen to grow this team significantly. It is also an incredibly rewarding company in which to work and where investment in staff is key.