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Position to fill (Senior) Associate

Zurich, Switzerland

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Candidate:

Gregor Schafroth

Associate

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About the company

Since 2010, we enable organizations to use technology and data to serve customers, better, faster, and cheaper. We work with visionary leaders in business and society to help them capture technology-enabled growth opportunities, transform the ways they serve their customers, and drive organizational change. We are pragmatic, we think like a start-up, and we focus on delivering customer and business value all over the world for organizations like Heineken, Ikea, eBay, Unilever, Nestlé, Colgate, ING, CarNext and AkzoNobel. We work with leaders to clarify what needs to be done as well as how to do it.

We do this through five types of services: digital strategy, digital transformation, ventures & scale-ups, mergers & acquisitions, and analytics & AI. We look at businesses through a customer lens to determine what is needed in terms of technology, data, and organization. We believe these should work together seamlessly to achieve the highest speed of learning, which is the new competitive advantage.

About the role

As an Associate or Senior Associate, you will get the chance to make an impact every day – no two days are the same. You will be a part of client teams from day one, not only structuring and performing analyses but also taking on hands-on roles in client transformations and the set-up of new digital ventures. These responsibilities, in combination with the daily cooperation with Managers, Partners and clients, provide an unparalleled range and depth of opportunities.

Requirements

  • For the Senior Associate role - minimum of 2+ years of work experience at a top tier consultancy or start-up with project management experience
  • Associate role - some first-hand work or internship experience in either consulting or start-ups
  • Operational or business development experience e.g., at a start-up, in e-commerce, in IT, or in digital marketing is a plus
  • Academic degree from a leading university with excellent results
  • Outstanding analytical and social skills, a can-do mentality, entrepreneurial, and a passion for digital
  • Fluent in German and English. French a bonus, Italian is also useful

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