Strategy and Corporate Development

Corporate strategy associate, investment bank

Our client is a leading global banking group. They have a leading market position in a number of sectors and are now looking to recruit a corporate strategy associate into their EMEA strategy team. The team functions like an internal consulting group. The strategy team advises the EMEA board on matters of corporate strategy, acquisitions, competitor benchmarking, blue sky strategic planning, corporate development, regulation. They also do a lot of work with the MDs and senior management of the business units, assisting them with challenging projects. The role will offer the successful candidate considerable exposure to very senior management within the bank and has been a key entry point into other parts of the business. Applicants will have experience as follows: Strategy consultants from firms such as McKinsey, Bain, BCG, Booz, LEK, Monitor, Oliver Wyman, Marakon, AT Kearney or other leading management consultancies Investment banking professionals looking to make a move into a corporate strategy role - you might be working in M&A Financial services experience is not essential for the role, providing that you demonstrate a real interest in the sector at interview Great academics