Strategy Consultant (Project)

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Yunus Social Business – Global Initiatives is looking for a Strategy Consultant for a duration of 3-6 months, starting in September 2019. The position is based in Berlin, Germany. 

General Conditions

  • Expected start date: September 2019

  • Base location: Berlin, Germany

  • Contract duration: 3-6 months, full-time

  • Required: Work permit for Germany

Your Responsibilities

You will have an exciting set of responsibilities, including the following:

  • Gather quantitative and qualitative data to support problem-solving, scoping, business case analysis and recommendation development

  • Present different strategic growth options, operating models and new services & products to stakeholders to drive structured and data-based decision making

  • Work closely with country teams to leverage local knowledge and relevant inputs

  • Conduct problem solving workshops with key stakeholders to define and co-develop the strategy and key initiatives to support the strategy

  • Own the project delivery of assigned work packages and work streams according to agreed project scope and deliverables.

We have

  • Learning and fun environment

  • Opportunity to work with experienced professionals in the impact investment sector

  • Opportunity for bold and creative thinking in an emerging space

You Have

We have an immediate need for a short term consultant to work on a 3 – 6 month strategic project within the Global team. YSB is conducting a strategic review with a focus on growth, to look beyond “investing as usual” and will include (but are not limited to) new services, identification / development of strategic partnerships and new operating models. You will be working with the YSB senior leadership team on this project. Candidates should have the following qualities, skills and experience:

  • You have a Master's degree in Business Administration or equivalent education

  • You have around 2-3 years of experience in corporate strategy, investment banking, or strategy consulting

  • You are proactive and have a thirst for excellence and results

  • You have excellent communication, organizational and time-management skills

  • Knowledge of the impact investment sector is preferable though not essential

  • A work permit / visa for Germany

How to Apply

Please apply to applications@yunussb.com with the Subject ‘Strategy Consultant’ by August 20, 2019, including:

•       Your Resume (English)

•       A meaningful cover letter, explaining your motivation for the role, your enthusiasm for the role and, most importantly, what makes you a good fit for the position.

 

Interviews will be held on an ongoing basis. We hope for your understanding that, due to the many applications we receive, we can only contact shortlisted applicants. Thank you.

 

We look forward to hearing from you!