Principal, Advisors - Real Time Payments expert

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Job Title

Principal, Advisors - Real Time Payments expert

Real Time Payments Expert - Principal / Senior Managing Consultant (Director) Level

• Mastercard Advisors is the services arm of Mastercard Worldwide and is a key component to Mastercard's differentiation, innovation and success. Mastercard Advisors supports Financial Institutions, Retail and Commerce, Acquirers, Processors and Governments around the world to solve complex business problems using unrivaled data, consulting and execution capabilities.

• The Advisors Real Time Payment experts are responsible for creating incremental business for Advisors and differentiating Mastercard in the Financial Services, Retail/Commerce and Public Private Partnership verticals, leveraging Advisors' real time payment expertise, data as well as analytical tools in partnership with Vocalink and other complementary Mastercard departments


•Work with colleagues to significantly grow Advisors real time payment consulting business with offerings leveraging subject matter expertise, data and the breadth of our entire services.
•Support to achieve targets on key MA related metrics (e.g. solution sales / implementation support, speed to market, customer performance) to differentiate company
•Create scalable Advisors sales and delivery offerings targeting the most important enterprise real time payment business issues that can be addressed with Advisors/MA capabilities, spanning:

oReal time payment consulting around real time payment account to account payment infrastructure
oStrategy consulting around real time payment themes, including cross border payments, bill payment, open banking or psd2 as well as blockchain or deposit banking topics
oReal time payment consulting around specific Vocalink and Mastercard solutions, including infrastructure, technology, application and solutions covering deployment and management support
oConsulting around ecosystem account analytics and fraud or money laundering topics including Vocalink's financial crime solutions (e.g., money mule, corporate fraud insights)

•Work with Vocalink, Mastercard product team, Enterprise Security and other complementary businesses to drive incremental new sources of Advisors revenue and create additional competitive advantage for MA.
•Support to development the Advisors real time payments pipeline and win business and execute won engagements
•Represent Advisors with senior clients and at relevant top tier forums and conferences
•travel as needed to drive consistent approach and execution across regions
•Reports to the Practices Lead and Regional Consulting Lead within Advisors

All About You

•Industry expertise around real time payment, new technologies and related fields
•Experience in a management consulting role (manager or higher) preferably with a strategy consultancy but could be in an internal consultative role
•Leadership and conceptual skills, as well as sales and project management skills, including the ability to effectively manage project teams.
•Persuasive in all interactions with internal clients demonstrating high emotional intelligence by identifying the best ways to communicate and influence across levels
•Powerful presenter who is highly credible and persuasive, reads audiences well and reacts accordingly
•Graduate degree preferred, undergraduate degree from a leading university required

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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