State Street Corporation (NYSE: STT) is the world's leading provider of financial services to institutional investors including investment servicing, investment management and investment research and trading. With $34.4 trillion in assets under custody and administration and $3.1 trillion in assets under management as of December 31st, 2019, State Street operates globally in more than 100 geographic markets.
State Streets Corporate Strategy Group is focused on providing strategic support and insight across State Streets diverse business lines (e.g., asset management, custody services, data & analytics solutions, FX & treasury) to drive effective decision-making and action by senior management and the Board.
This is a great opportunity for an Project Leader to join a very small, high-impact team with direct exposure to State Streets senior management, Management Committee, CEO and the Board. The group has a strong track-record of people migrating from Global Strategy to leadership roles across the firm, and senior management includes many alumni from top management consulting firms.
As a Vice President on the Corporate Strategy team, you will participate in complex strategy projects, working with senior leaders across the organization. Typical projects could include strategy development, analyzing fintech opportunities for partnerships/acquisitions, market entry or exit, market segmentation, product / customer positioning and profitability, and capital investment decisions.
As part of our team you will continually enable the management team to assess the health of the business and to make decisions to adapt to those changing conditions.
Skills / Qualifications:
5+ years of work experience. Top-tier strategy consulting experience preferred, particularly with exposure to Financial Services
MBA or CFA preferred
Strong quantitative and qualitative problem-solving skills
Strong work-ethic with ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment under tight deadlines
Ability to clearly articulate ideas, both written and oral, to internal and external audiences
Excellent critical-thinking skills with ability to structure and solve complex business problems
Financial analysis skills consistent with MBA training
Strong communication skills with ability to use experience and analysis to gain support
Proven leadership skills and ability to work independently and as a team member and coach to less-experienced team members
Ability to juggle multiple priorities at once, including quick turn-around high priority items
Advanced proficiency in Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint
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