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TMT and Telecoms Major - Senior Strategy Manager - Central London

£88k base plus bonus, benefits

Our client is an amazing place to work full of endless opportunities, great people and an outstanding environment. They also provide an opportunity to be a part of innovation that makes a real difference in the lives of millions of people worldwide and they are looking for great people to join their journey. Throughout their history they’ve taken on big challenges and they strive to be the very best at what they do. This spirit is the driving force that has made them a global leader and sustains their ambition to develop cutting-edge technologies that push the boundaries of what’s possible. 


It is the creativity and diversity of the people who work their that has made them one of the world’s most innovative companies, and their people continue to drive their innovation forward. They have a passion for what they do, and their work environment is open and collaborative which facilitates sharing of the unique knowledge and expertise that each individual brings. They are a place where you can work with great people and your ideas can be brought to life in new products and solutions that are shaping the future of how we live.

Your Learning & Rewad 
Your personal and professional learning journey is something they are passionate about too. You’ll experience unrivalled opportunities to learn and grow at every turn. They're proud of their self-driven, leader led learning environment and encourage an always on approach to learning. All of which is supplemented with the best formal development opportunities you’ll find.They seek to positively impact the culture, individual wellbeing and success through innovative holistic reward.

Colleagues benefit from a competitive pension contribution structure, a number of core benefits provided to offer security in relation to income and healthcare as well as a flexible benefits platform, giving you the choice to select a package to suit your personal circumstances.
 

The innovation team is in charge of all products planning for the mobile division of them. This includes smartphones, tablets, VR headsets, headphones, cover cases, AR glasses, smart home solutions, and apps. 

The focus of the team include, but are not limited to, the following:
Develop Strategy Plan for Samsung Mobile across all products and services
Assess the opportunity to enter new sectors/products and define the relative business strategy (e.g. AR, Industrial IOT, Smart speaker, Gaming)
Define the business impact of technological innovations and identify emerging opportunities (e.g. 5G)
Provide periodical assessment of market trends for their mobile business. 
Design and launch relevant primary research to monitor changes in consumers’ preferences and behaviours and draw relevant implications

The bulk of their activity consists in shaping their multi-device experience, by creating a best-in-class and consistent experience (music, video, communication, photos, etc…) across their line of devices, with the objective to drive more sales of premium devices.This programme is a top priority for them, directly overseen by their CEO. As mentioned above, the strategy team role is to provide directions, guidelines, to help product planners create their multi-device experience roadmaps.


What will this role achieve?
Support project leader(s), lead project modules and manage junior analyst(s) activities when relevant.
Bring more strategic thinking (structure, depth, clarity, insights) into our current activities
What will be your key deliverables?
1. Lead project modules, assist project leader(s) on large projects
2. Write storylines, structure and produce content using PowerPoint, Excel, or Word. Produce executives-ready recommendations
3. Create Excel models
4. Source and communicate relevant insights to the team.
5. Communicate to stakeholders projects findings
6. Be the point of contact with external suppliers when relevant
7. Manage when applicable Analyst

Requirements: 
Significant experience within a consulting capacity;
Experience in consumer electronics, and/or telecom, and/or IT;
Ability to work in a multi-cultural environment, in an Asian-centric company;
Team player, good social skills, analytical mind set, willingness to help team members;
Preferred but not required: MBA, experience in a leading consulting firm;
Some flexibility for international travel

Pleae send your CV to richard@mindbench.co.uk

 

To apply by email to this position, please send your CV and covering letter to the following link:richard@mindbench.co.ukTC001

NB: Mindbench is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy