Inhouse Consultant ‘Corporate Strategy’ (m/f/d) at Global Blue-chip Company with Significant Less Travel Requirements

Blue-chip Company (global player in its field)

The Company

Our client is one of the world's leading manufacturers of Chemicals, Materials, Industrial Solutions, Surface Technologies, Nutrition & Care and Agricultural Solutions. It comprises subsidiaries and joint ventures in more than 80 countries and operates six integrated production sites and 390 other production sites in Europe, Asia, Australia, the Americas and Africa. The company runs a 120 people strategy consulting unit that competes with external consulting firms for inhouse projects. Many of the incumbents have a background with a top tier consulting firm and state-of-the-art education. At our client, careers develop from opportunities. Working with their inhouse consulting unit is a perfect opportunity to take over operational and P&L responsibility after 2-3 years. The strategic consultancy of the Group, located in Germany, Hong Kong, USA and Brazil is the preferred and trusted partner of clients’ units worldwide in general management questions.

Your Tasks

  • The client's consultants provide impactful recommendations and sustainable solutions to the senior management team in the fields of Sales & Marketing/ Commercial Excellence, Organizational Excellence, Post Merger Integration/ Carve Out and Change Management
  • In addition, you will advise and support other projects with your subject matter expertise and your strong consulting skills

What You Bring With You

  • You have at least 3.5 years of professional experience in a top tier management or strategy consultancy (or at least 2 years if joining consulting post-MBA/PhD) in the area of Operations, Strategy, Digital, Marketing or Organization
  • Interculturally oriented, with excellent communication skills in English (and knowledge of the local language is a plus)
  • Experience in a global corporate environment and working with (executive) management is natural for you
  • International work experience is a plus

What You Can Expect

  • 10%-25% travelling, no Monday-Friday abroad rhythm anymore
  • Significantly higher visibility when dealing with regional and business unit C-level Managers
  • You do not need to live in the Mannheim/Heidelberg area
  • High impact projects to pave the way for a management career in line functions
  • Client's top managers are very often alumni of the internal management consulting group
  • A healthy work-life balance with long-term development opportunities
  • A corporate career in a global company with an international environment
  • A great team culture with low hierarchies and diverse professional backgrounds