Consultant Financial Services

  • ELCA
  • Geneva, Geneve, Switzerland
  • 06/11/2019
Full time Data Science Data Analytics Big Data Statistics

Job Description

As a Consultant Financial Services in our Business Technology Consulting unit you are responsible for the customers of our business in Financial Services throughout Switzerland.

We pride ourselves to “make it work”. It is therefore essential that you can build the bridge between business and technology.

In this role

We are looking for a Consultant with entrepreneurial drive and the following background and experience:

    • Excellent knowledge of the financial services sector in Switzerland and distinctive understanding of industry relevant IT (incl. trends)
    • Over 5 years of experience as a business consultant, business development or project manager
    • Given the industry expertise (e.g., sales and services, cards, payments, customer management) and good understanding of relevant technologies very strong ability to build bridge between business issues and relevant technological solutions
    • Good understanding of the challenges of all types of financial services firms relevant in Switzerland, e.g., Asset Managers, Retail Banks combined with excellent knowledge in one of these segments
    • Strong project management skills (incl. client relationship skills)
    • Network that allowing to grow consulting business

Based in Zurich or potentially Geneva the Consultant Financial Services will do the following:

  • Lead workstreams on projects independently
  • Contribute to development of knowledge within Consulting and throughout the group (if required)
  • Drive client acquisition, incl. qualification of consulting opportunities and closing of client mandates
  • Guide and if required supervise elaboration of distinctive offers and ensure impeccable delivery
  • Foster continuous improvement of our methods and practices to ensure we constantly evolve in sync with the needs of our clients

What we offer

Attractive opportunities for personal and professional development are offered thanks to:

  • A dynamic environment, challenging projects, highly qualified colleagues and numerous growth opportunities
  • A corporate culture, open to innovation and initiative
  • A diversified activity to address a wide variety of issues and industries

About your profile

Your ETH/Uni degree in the scientific, technical or management fields is completed by:

  • An entrepreneurial and open mind
  • Leadership experience
  • Outstanding project management and problem solving skills
  • Distinctive communication skills, strong, convincing appearance
  • Experience in the following domains: Agile, Safe, machine learning, artificial intelligence, business model design
  • Further education/certification in the areas of project management and methodologies
  • Fluency in German and English for our location in Zurich and fluency in French and English for location Geneva is a must