Senior Managing Consultant

MasterCard   •  

San Jose, CA

5 - 7 years

Posted 243 days ago

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The Senior Managing Consultant (SMC) is responsible for delivering end-to-end projects or a big piece of a larger/ more complex project. The SMC manages internal team of consultants and/or third party vendors, managing the day-to-day relationship with clients and MasterCard internal stakeholders, controls quality of the deliverables, and develops & delivers presentations.

In particular, the candidate should be able to:
• Support project sales through designing and/or contributing to proposals
• Capture senior and mid-level clients’ implicit business needs in addition to articulated requests, and identify most critical aspects of the problem to be solved during the project
• Quickly identify shortcomings in projects and take remedial action
• Lead problem solving efforts and structure the project work plan
• Lead and manage the project team
• Coach and provide feedback to junior resources
• Lead the team in formulating, articulating, and prioritizing project activities
• Oversee the accuracy, quality and timeliness hypotheses-driven and fact-based analysis
• Develop conclusions and recommendations
• Create and deliver succinct, persuasive, and effective presentations to client executives
• Develop effective working relationships with client executives
• Contribute as a thought leader to the development of intellectual capital
• Actively participate in recruiting, training and developing others

Education and Qualifications:
• Undergraduate degree required
• MBA or relevant post graduate degree required

Experience and skills:
• 4-6 years of work experience in a top rated management consulting firm
• 3-4 years of experience in managing projects and teams
• Payments industry experience desirable
• Ability to work on a team or independently
• Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Locallanguage and English proficiencyrequired