Strategic Development Manager

Location: London Salary:
Sector: Financial Services, Industrials / Business Services / Transport Specialism: Strategy
Type: Permanent Contact: Dickon Cole

My client is FTSE 50 global leader in data and information services, which has been performing very strongly in a rapidly evolving market. 


I am working with their central strategy team to identify a Manager level hire as the team expands to handle the next wave of growth initiatives across EMEA. This team owns the strategy planning for the while business as well as taking the lead on complex strategy projects.

This role will sit under the global Head of Strategy and will centre on mapping the growth as the business expands across all business lines. This role offers great exposure across a range of senior stakeholders throughout the organisation and excellent stakeholder management skills are a necessity.

The holder of this position will be responsible for driving specific strategic initiatives and leading teams of industry experts.

This is a very exciting time to join a growing FTSE 50 business as the organisation evolves to the fast changing competitive environment.


• Consulting skillset having spent some time in a strategy consulting role, most likely at a Big 4 consultancy.

• Excellent communications skills with experience in presenting to and influencing senior management.

• Commercial acumen and understanding of the business implications of different strategies.

• Relevant sector experience is not required.