Are you inspired by the rapidly changing environment in which today’s Consumer Goods & services companies operate in? Are you eager to learn and apply the latest in digital technologies? Are you a motivated and experienced professional who knows the Swedish marked and who easily combines EQ with IQ? Then the position of Strategy Manager - Consumer Goods & Services is what you are looking for!
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As a Manager, you will be part of the Consumer Goods & Services (CG&S) Industry team within Strategy & Consulting. This team supports large global consumer goods companies in for example food & beverage and home & personal care. We are industry experts and have the insights and capabilities to transform leading organizations and help them navigate in the ever-changing landscape they operate in.
You will work on a broad range of topics, such as corporate strategies, growth initiatives, digital strategies and transformations, post-merger integrations and organizational transformations. You will oversee multiple projects, act as a project manager for smaller strategy projects and large transformations and build strong client relations. You will lead with insights to co-create and implement technology-enabled, disruptive strategies and solutions that unlock value and drive growth for clients. You have the ambition to continuously develop your industry knowledge, your advisory and commercial skills, and are expected and challenged to do so. As a Manager, you will also actively support business development opportunities and have an active role in developing thought leadership and point of views on key developments in the CG&S industry.
Our consultants in Strategy & Consulting are changing businesses every day using deep industry insights, knowledge and innovative ideas. Positioned at the crucial intersection of business, technology and industry, we devise creative new strategies based on trends, insights and data. With an eye for competitive advantage, digital disruption, operating models and the future workforce, we take on the challenge of designing and implementing transformative business solutions, using the newest technology.
Our research-based advice and situational analyses enable our clients to act with speed and confidence. Whether we're investigating complex issues or identifying new opportunities, our work always comes down to one thing: unlocking value and creating real, tangible impacts.
University Master’s degree
Minimum 5 years of relevant experience and preferably with prior experience from consulting
In-dept understanding of CG&S industry, relevant CG&S industry network in Sweden is desirable
Fluency in English (both spoken and written), fluency in Swedish is desirable
Excellent leadership and interpersonal skills: proven ability to build effective teams and foster a team-oriented and inclusive environment and proven ability to build strong client relationships
Strong program management and communication skills, both verbal and written
Driven and entrepreneurial: you enjoy a challenge, you are determined, optimistic and you have a proven ability to adapt and remove obstacles to achieve results
Accenture is an incredible place to work - and keep learning. By joining us, you’ll become part of a global company with a world-class brand and reputation. Besides the work we do for our clients, we’re proud of our vibrant, diverse workplace culture: we believe in openness and honesty, fairness and equality, common sense and realism. We want to get to know the real you and help you explore and grow - whatever it is you're great at. So, you will always have lots of learning opportunities (formal and informal) to improve your role-specific skills and expertise. Besides our high-profile, challenging projects and our nurturing work environment, our commitment to you includes:
A transparent approach to career progression, with a focus on your strengths and continuous coaching from senior colleagues.
Competitive rewards linked to fast-paced progression.
You’ll benefit from working alongside Accenture experts who are solving some of the biggest industry challenges with innovative thinking and cutting-edge tools. Flexible work arrangements and a range of benefits.
You'll have access to leading-edge technology that will give you the opportunity to deepen your existing skills even as you help create the latest business trends.
You’ll also have opportunities to make a difference to the communities in which we work and live.
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