Strategic Research and Advisory
Engagement Manager

Location: India


  • Support and advise C-Suite executives on strategy/technology/innovation related challenges
  • Manage and execute strategy/technology/innovation consulting and process improvement projects using a blend of qualitative and quantitative skills and taking a hypothesis driven approach to solving complex problems
  • Leverage best practices to gather data and apply proxies/data triangulation techniques for niche sectors, topics and geographies to provide ‘so-what’ analysis
  • Deliver and present insights/findings to senior client stakeholders and act as a thought leader and partner
  • Manage the project execution process tightly and at pace from start to finish through task trackers, Gantt Charts and other project management tools and techniques

Candidate profile:

  • MBA from a leading B-school with strong academic background
  • 7+ years of experience in handling strategy research and advisory projects
  • At least 5 years of experience in managing teams, leading and driving strategy research and advisory projects
  • Excellent story boarding skills and experience in sophisticated synthesis and packaging of results (e.g. client-ready PowerPoint slides and digital solutions)
  • Strong project management and client relationship management skills
  • Ability to manage multiple workstreams at the same time
  • Solid business acumen and problem-solving skills
  • Advanced quantitative and qualitative analytical skills
  • Impeccable verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong understanding of strategy frameworks

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