The Business Strategy Senior Consultant will collaborate closely with other members of the Corporate Strategy team and executives from the products and services business units to identify, analyze, and prioritize opportunities to drive shareholder value.
Specific job duties include:
Conduct research and analysis to support the strategic planning process i.e., analyze industry trends, the competitive landscape, organic/inorganic growth opportunities, etc.
Create statistical models to identify key trends/patterns in external and internal data, forecast business performance, simulate the impact of potential strategic options/decisions
Conduct research and benchmark industry best practices
Support due diligence efforts to evaluate potential partners or acquisition candidates
Create presentations used by senior leadership for internal and external audiences
Knowledge and Skill Required:
Excellent strategic thinking, analysis, and problem solving skills.
Extensive knowledge of and ability to manage statistical analysis and financial modeling.
Ability to identify and draw on leading-edge analytical tools and techniques to develop creative approaches and new insights to improve MSI's business
Team player who works well cross-functionally with others at all levels of the organization
Experience in a fast-paced team environment and comfortable in ambiguous and rapidly evolving situations
Able to structure complex problems in simple, easy-to-understand ways
Very strong verbal and written communication skills, including negotiation, presentation, and influence.
Excellent project management skills, including project structuring and managing multiple work streams independently.
Strong relationship management skills, including partnering and consulting.
Highly proficient in Excel and PowerPoint.