Business Strategy Officer

  • Competitive
  • Brussels, Bruxelles-Capitale, Belgium Brussels Bruxelles-Capitale BE
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Degroof Petercam
  • 16 Aug 18 2018-08-16

Business Strategy Officer

Degroof Petercam Asset Management is a dynamic asset management company aiming to significantly strengthen its presence in various European countries (Italy, Switzerland, Germany, the Netherlands, Spain, Luxembourg, France and Scandinavia).

Your position: As a Business Strategy Officer you will assist the DPAM Management Board. A new strategy has been defined for Degroof Petercam Asset Management and your main role is to assist senior management in the implementation of this strategy.

You will work directly with the CEO and report to him.

Your profile: The successful candidate preferably possesss the following experience and skills:
* +/-7 years of experience in an investment management environment, corporate finance, strategy advisory or other corporate finance related functions;
* Master's in Economics, Business Administration, Commercial Engineering; having a second master's degree or MBA isa plus;
* Experience in market analysis, knowledge of financial models and business cases is a must;
* Fluent in Dutch, English and French with excellent communication and presentation skills;
* A strong entrepreneurial mindset with business acumen;
* Ability to interact at senior management level and coordination of various stakeholders;
* A combination of analytical and soft skills is key;
* Strong knowledge of MS Office;
* Looking for strong chemistry with existing staff in a flat hierarchical structure;
* Flexibility and willingness to travel regularly (15%).
Our offer: By joining our Belgian family-rooted group, you will contribute to our mission: empowering our clients to realize their ambitions, today and tomorrow. With your expertise, fresh ideas and enthusiasm, you have a direct impact in realizing this mission, whether you are in a client facing position or a support role.
We believe that it is not the size of a company that makes it great, but its human values and people. We will make every effort to support you and to create an environment in which you can feel comfortable and achieve your highest level of excellence.
We are behind those who have the ambition to move forward: investors, entrepreneurs, and our staff. This entrepreneurial spirit has been driving us since 1871. You will be proud of our long-term and sustainable commitment, our customer focus and ethics.