Head of Strategy

Location: UK Salary: Competitive
Sector: Telecoms / Media / Technology Specialism: Strategy
Type: Permanent Contact: Hamish Baxter

Our client is an international TMT business looking to recruit a Head of Strategy to work closely with the CEO and Board on formulating and executing the company’s strategy.

The business has offices in over 50 countries around the globe and operates in nearly every country. This role will be based in their head office in Cambridgeshire and is reporting directly to the CIO and CEO.


This broad position works on business development projects, divestments, acquisitions, developing and analysing strategy plans, business issues, product opportunities and competitive dynamics. Further to this, there is regular contact with senior stakeholders and the Board so the candidate must have exceptional interpersonal and relationship building skills. As well as senior engagements, there is a need to coach and advise colleagues in strategy-related roles across the business.  


The successful candidate will:

-Create and maintain trusted relationships with senior stakeholders.

- Excellent communication skills and cultural awareness.

- Analytical and creative thinking.

- Knowledge of the education and information industries is an advantage.

- Highly analytical and numerate, with strong financial modelling skills.

- International experience.