|Location: London||Salary: £90,000 - £100,000|
|Sector: Leisure / Hospitality, Retail / Consumer Goods / Dot com||Specialism: Operations / Change / Transformation, Strategy|
|Type: Permanent||Contact: Lotti Strongman|
My client is a FTSE 350 hospitality group undergoing a significant transformation with new leaders in place developing a long-term strategy. The business has taken on a new Leadership team including two key figures from McKinsey and Bain & Co and have ambitions to double the size of the business in the medium term, having come out of a period of consolidation and rationalisation.
The Head of Strategy will play a key role in supporting the Executive Committee in developing and executing the group strategic plan, diffusing strategic knowledge throughout the organisation, and developing effective product and pricing strategies for the business units.
The Head of Strategy will be an early hire into the team, with significant opportunity to shape the team for the future and impact the organisation. From this position, the Head of Strategy will be a strong contender to move up the organisation and into line roles in the future.
• Degree educated
• Strong track-record at a leading strategy consulting firm, with industry experience a bonus
• Excellent problem solving and analytical skills with a natural ability to quickly interpret and synthesise information into clear and concise recommendations
• Strong business acumen and ability to grasp the big picture and prioritise tasks
• Strong communication skills and ability to challenge constructively and persuasively