Associate VP, Strategic Projects – Technology Sector
GLG Strategic Projects leverages the world’s leading platform for professional learning and expertise to deliver comprehensive answers for complex business challenges. Over the past 3 years, this fast growing business led by former top tier consultants has been serving many GLG clients in corporate and financial services sectors. We are looking for an experienced management consultant with a true entrepreneurial mindset to launch and grow our business across the tech sector.
The Corporate Strategic Projects team works with corporate leaders in Strategy, Marketing, Innovation, and General Management to understand their business challenges and create customized teams that can best address their questions. We are looking for a driven professional with experience at a top-tier management consulting firm to drive the growth of a global tech practice and own P&L responsibilities.
GLG Strategic Projects’ business model combines the problem-solving and management skills of top-tier independent consultants and the real-life experience of leading industry experts. GLG’s internal team of former top-tier consultants work with clients to understand needs, develop project proposals, and oversee deliverable quality. Project work is executed by independent consultants and subject matter experts from the GLG network. This unique partnership approach provides streamlined, customized, and cost-effective project support.
The Associate VP should bring working knowledge of subsectors aligned with GLG’s client base, including Business/IT Services, Enterprise Software, Enterprise Hardware, FinTech, Information Services, Semiconductor, and/or Telecom. The candidate should have a good understanding of relevant high-level industry trends affecting these sub-sectors including topics such as: Big Data/Analytics, Blockchain, Cloud (SaaS/PaaS/IaaS), Digital Transformation, Internet of Things, Video, Virtualization (SDN/NFV) and VR/AR.
The role offers broad exposure to strategy development and implementation in a highly entrepreneurial environment.
Required Skills and Experience
We seek bright, positive and flexible people who also:
About GLG / Gerson Lehrman Group
GLG is the world’s largest membership network for one-on-one professional learning, comprising more than 500,000 thought leaders and practitioners, including business leaders, scientists, academics, former public sector leaders, and the foremost subject matter specialists. We serve users at more than 1,400 client companies in 40 countries. These clients include Fortune 500 companies in nearly every sector and the leading professional services firms and financial institutions.
We believe strongly in our mission- and values-driven culture. Our core values drive our success. They are: learning & curiosity, responsibility, courage, judgment, fresh perspective, service, and integrity.
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