Are you passionate about helping clients solve complex challenges and supporting them through critical transformations? At IBM, transformation is in our DNA, and there has never been a better time to be part of the change.
As a Business Strategy Consultant within our Strategic Enterprise Transformation (SET) group, you'll have the unique opportunity to be a part of a team of high performing consultants driving IBM's ongoing transformation.
Our consultants drive large-scale change that spans IBM business units, functions, and geographies. You will work directly with internal clients on key initiatives to understand their business issues, identify opportunities, define success metrics, develop project approaches and implement complex, enterprise-wide transformation initiatives.
Your Role and Responsibilities
As a Business Strategy consultant in the Strategic Enterprise Transformation group, you will:
Support the development of business cases for enterprise-wide transformation initiatives, including developing the methodology for assessing benefit levers and the associated value proposition
Support development of strategy and transformation initiatives with critical workflow analytical mindset and capabilities in process improvement approaches and methodologies for E2E business process definition, using standard mapping and modeling, metrics and tools application
Drive the development of specific deliverables within your project and support the overall management of project timelines
Partner with executive project sponsors at the highest level of the organization to drive IBM's transformation agenda; lead regular sponsor briefings to ensure ongoing visibility and support
Develop, nurture, and maintain senior stakeholder relationships across the enterprise to ensure sponsorship, adoption and advocacy throughout the initiative lifecycle
Facilitate design workshops with stakeholders, sponsors, and end users to identify key pain points, generate big ideas and solutions, prioritize actions, and attain business buy-in
Reinforce the Agile transformation of the enterprise by leading project teams practicing Agile principles and ways of working
Commit to continuous learning and improvement of leadership skills by setting and pursuing stretch goals
Shape our next generation of consulting talent by mentoring, motivating, coaching, facilitating diversity and providing continuous feedback for team members
Drive practice development initiatives including thought leadership, culture building, team engagement, community involvement, etc.
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
This is a highly visible internal strategy consulting position in support of IBM's future state enterprise transformation program.
Experience in management consulting is required.
This team directly supports IBM's internal enterprise transformation by identifying candidate opportunities, assessing their risks and benefits, and supporting selected project implementations.
Bachelor's Degree required
3+ years of business process and operations management consulting experience
Business, strategy, process and operations consulting, project and program management, ability to challenge and manage senior stakeholders, think conceptually and bring "out of the box" ideas forward, "servant leadership", benchmarking analysis, competitive and market analysis, business case development, strong communication, analytical, and presentation skills, and excellent collaboration and team management skills.
Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
Enterprise transformation experience
About Business Unit
The IBM Finance organization is responsible for driving enterprise performance and transformation. We are the financial stewards of IBM, delivering IBM's financial strategy, developing new business models, and mitigating enterprise risk. Do you have a passion for creating business value? Join our team in accounting, financial planning, pricing, business controls, tax, treasury, business development (acquisitions & divestitures), and global financing.
Your Life @ IBM
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IBM will not be providing visa sponsorship for this position now or in the future. Therefore, in order to be considered for this position, you must have the ability to work without a need for current or future visa sponsorship.
Being You @ IBM
IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.
Key Job Details
Required Education:Bachelor's Degree
Location:ARMONK, NY US