Job: Advisor - Consultant

Job Title: Advisor - Consultant
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Amsterdam
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: ASAP
REF: Advisor - 19
Contact Name: Kristen Furse
Job Published: about 1 year ago

Job Description

Advisor, consulting, business strategy, proposition, operating model design, performance optimisation, strategic, analytical, OC&C, Boston Consulting Group, McKinsey & Company, Bain, Dutch 

I currently have an urgent role for an Advisor who will be responsible for all the consulting services relating to different clients which will primarily be banks. The successful person will be providing payments-focused consulting services (including business strategy, proposition & operating model design, performance optimisation, marketing, information and risk management) to financial institutions and merchants worldwide.

Length of Contract: 2 year contract with the opportunity to transform into a permanent role. This contract is initially for 3 months

Start: ASAP   

Location: Netherlands (Amsterdam). Ideally they want someone located in the Netherlands or North of Belgian. They will consider people who are happy to travel or relocate. There may be some travel required in the Netherlands to meet the clients

Interview Process: A f2f interview with the hiring manager in Amsterdam

Examples of responsibilities in this role:
  • Consulting services - as this is project work your tasks can be related to either products or other strategic plans such as selling in products and discussing them with different banks OR getting a client to change from one provider to another
  • We are looking for someone who is strategic and analytical. You must have strong experience as a consultant ideally working with a top consultancy company such as OC&C (part of Ernst and Young), Boston Consulting Group, McKinsey & Company or Bain
  • You need to be Dutch and English speaking
  • You DON’T need to be from a financial or payment background. The consultancy experience is important
  • Develop relevant and value-creating analysis and insight for our clients. Apply a range of quantitative and qualitative analytical techniques to rigorously identify client issues. Synthesise analysis into clear, sound recommendations; taking responsibility for structuring and writing reports and steering committee presentations to high accuracy and quality standards
  • Build strategies, propositions & operating models independently or as part of a consulting team
  • Excellent client management & engagement management skills