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Performance Improvement - Strategy, Manager

Job Description

In an ever-more volatile and unpredictable world, making the right strategic decisions is key to successful and sustained business performance. As a strategic direction advisor, you’ll use your analytical ability to translate the corporate strategy of leading organisations into meaningful change. Working in high-performing teams, you’ll help clients develop growth strategies, improve strategic decision-making and planning, define more effective operating models and develop strategic profit improvement initiatives.
 
You’ll have the opportunity to grow, too. Our structured learning and development program means you’ll progress personally and professionally. And working as part of a global network, you’ll gain unrivalled experiences across a diverse range of clients, sectors and geographies. So whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime.
The opportunity

As a Manager for Strategy Advisory, you’ll help clients to solve enterprise-wide strategic, organisational and operational issues by formulating strategic initiatives, redesigning organisations, transforming the operations and processes, and improving business performance.

 

You’ll lead and manage self-work independently, interview client, identify and summarize key issues, outline project approach and draft proposal content.

 
Your key responsibilities
  • Growth Strategy - assisting the client with developing a long-range, multi-year view of growth options and strategic recommendations
  • Strategic Planning - designing a sustainable process and tools for a client to run effective strategic, long-range, and initiative investment planning processes
  • Enterprise cost reduction and operating model design - assisting the client to reduce costs across the enterprise, and also to change the structure, governance and metrics of the enterprise
  • Value driver-based decision support - assisting the client to identify drivers of enterprise value, and translate those drivers into planning, reporting and decision support frameworks to support strategic and operational decision-making

Specialist Experience

Skills and attributes for success
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Strong drive to excel professionally, and to guide and motivate others
  • Advanced written and verbal communication skills
  • Dedicated, innovative, resourceful, analytical and able to work under pressure
  • Foster an efficient, innovative and team-oriented work environment

To qualify for the role, you must have

  • A bachelor’s or master’s degree with a minimum of 5 years working experience, preferably with 3 years in a business consulting role with a leading management consultancy organisation
  • Able to lead and manage consulting projects independently
  • Experience in providing consulting services in strategy formulation and planning, organisation design, and operation and business process improvement
  • Experience in managing/ dealing in large complex projects on public-private partnership, merger integration, organisation restructuring and transformation
  • Excellent command of written and spoken English and Malay
Ideally, you’ll also have
  • Experience with leading industry players, including multinational companies or domestic large-scale leading companies
  • MBA degree from a reputable business school
What we look for

Highly motivated individuals with excellent problem-solving skills and the ability to prioritize shifting workloads in a rapidly changing industry. An effective communicator, you’ll be a confident leader equipped with strong people management skills and a genuine passion to make things happen in a dynamic organization. If you’re ready to take on a wide range of responsibilities, and are committed to seeking out new ways to make a difference, this role is for you.

Please note that all information in this job description is accurate at the time of posting. Please be aware that companies may change details and/or closing dates without notice. 

Job Summary

Company
Ernst & Young
City
Kuala Lumpur
Country
  • Malaysia
Industries
  • Consulting
Job Type
  • Full-time
Salary
  • Negotiable
Reference
GWP274139
Posted
13 May 2019
Applications Deadline
29 June 2019

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