Associate Managing Consultant, Advisors ( Strategy consulting experience is required)

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Associate Managing Consultant, Advisors ( Strategy consulting experience is required)


The Data & Services team is a key differentiator for Mastercard, providing the cutting-edge services that help our customers grow. Focused on thinking big and scaling fast around the globe, this agile team is responsible for end-to-end solutions for a diverse global customer base. We combine traditional management consulting with our rich data assets and in-house technology to provide our clients with powerful strategic insights and recommendations. Centered on data-driven technologies and innovation, these services include consulting, loyalty and marketing programs, test-and-learn business experimentation, and data-driven information and risk management services. While specializing in the payments industry, Mastercard Data & Services also works closely with major retailers, airlines, and other enterprises, leveraging data and insights garnered from within and beyond its network.
We are looking for passionate consultants, who share our vision for data-driven consulting, to join us and take a leading role in shaping the growth of our team.

As an Associate Managing Consultant, you will collaborate with exceptional colleagues to help some of the world's biggest brands answer their most challenging strategic questions. Working with technology and data, you will gain broad exposure to a range of industries, including financial services, retail, restaurants, hospitality and more. While working in close-knit teams, you will partner closely with mid/senior stakeholders and lead work streams to make an impact for your clients from day one. In this setting, you will learn quickly and gain exposure to diverse business issues, gaining the experience required to lead key client engagements.

You will have the opportunity to build a broader set of skills and master a wider array of content. This will inject more flexibility into your career path and at the same time make for a more engaging journey.

As an Associate Managing Consultant, you will:

•Work on small teams to solve our clients' most challenging strategic problems through data-driven solutions.
•Apply a range of quantitative and qualitative analytical techniques to rigorously identify client issues and synthesize the analysis into clear, sound recommendations.
•Organize and structure project plans to meet deliverables at budget.
•Extract intellectual capital from engagement work and actively develop and share tools, methods and best practices across projects.
•Collaborate with motivated peers who are passionate about what they do.
•Mentor junior teammates on analytical and technical skill sets.
•Build strong relationships with manager level clients and internal stakeholders to guide impactful decisions.
•Grow your career by receiving hands-on mentorship from an experienced management team.
•Have an immediate opportunity for meaningful contributions, increased responsibility, leadership roles, and professional advancement.
•Collaborate with colleagues across different areas of the organization and quickly gain exposure to business development, account management, and product management.
•Receive extensive training focusing on helping you build your core consulting skill set.

Bring your Passion and Expertise

We recruit for and value the following core competencies:

•Passion: Actively seeks responsibility and takes pride in delivering the highest quality results and recommendations to our clients.
•Analytic Excellence: Demonstrates a strong aptitude for structured problem solving and quantitative skills.
•Business Interest: Clear interest in the world of business, and intuition for the way that companies make decisions.
•Rapid Growth: Eagerness to learn quickly, both through Mastercard's structured training curriculum and organic development opportunities.
•Teamwork: Willingness to work within small teams to produce outstanding deliverables, with a will to win attitude.
•Integrity: Commitment to Mastercard's values of honesty and integrity with a willingness to embrace and learn from our mistakes.
•Diverse Perspective: Brings a unique skillset or approach to the table in every client engagement or internal activity.
•Communication: Excellent written and verbal communication skills, with demonstrated leadership abilities.

Qualifications and Experience:

•Undergraduate or master's degree with few years of work experience after completing your degree.
•Demonstrable consulting skills.
•Proven record of leadership in a work setting and/or through extracurricular activities.
•Exceptional analytical, interpretive and problem solving skills, including the proven ability to analyze large amounts of data and synthesize key findings and recommendations.
•Experience using data analysis or querying tools such as SQL, SAS, Excel or Tableau.
•Strong presence & communication skills. Ability to communicate complex ideas effectively - both verbally and in writing - in English and the local office language(s).
•Excellent client management & engagement management skills; collaborates well across multiple communication channels.
•Proven team player with proven ability to work with all levels in a highly intellectual, collaborative, and fast paced environment.

Mastercard is an inclusive Equal Employment Opportunity employer that considers applicants without regard to gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, ethnicity, disabled or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.​

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