Senior Consultant Job at NEXTZON Business Services Limited


Nextzon Business Services Limited - We are recruiting for our internal and external clients to fill the vacant position below:

Job Position: Senior Consultant

Ref. No.: SCON 006
Job Location: Lagos, Nigeria

Key Responsibilities

  • Support clients with developing, planning and implementing their strategy at corporate and board level, ensuring articulated initiatives are practicable and aligned to the company's vision
  • Help clients define and deliver transformational initiatives across the organization
  • Work collaboratively with clients to shape their future by addressing their most complex and critical growth issues
  • Support with the facilitation of client strategy discussions using collaborative methods such as design thinking and agile methodology
  • Present insights and recommendations enabled by strategic thinking, technical knowledge and strong communication skills
  • Lead work stream and analysis on engagements and take responsibility for small teams when required
  • Contribute to thought leadership and knowledge management The Person
  • Take responsibility for leading consulting engagements that identify, design, and implement creative business solutions for our clients
  • Identify changes and recommend solutions that will typically involve a combination of customer, process improvement, digital transformation, and operational excellence outcomes
  • Manage the day-to-day effort and work of the delivery team
  • Analyse, workshop and present insights and recommendations enabled by strategic thinking, technical knowledge and strong and clear communication skills
  • Take responsibility for delivering high quality deliverable and outcomes for our clients
  • Contribute to the development of methodologies, tools and thought leadership papers
  • Undertake and lead business development activities including the creation of compelling and differentiated value propositions in opportunity pursuits
  • Support a high-performance culture through coaching and mentoring colleagues as they grow their capabilities, careers and client service impact

Job Requirements
Skills and Competencies:

  • 7 - 10 years' core consulting experience or significant experience in financial services
  • Master's Degree and other relevant certifications will be an added advantage
  • Excellent project management skills
  • Business development experience within a consulting environment
  • Experience across strategy development and implementation, operational improvement, macroeconomic research and interpretation and financial analysis
  • Demonstrated ability to apply structured thinking and analysis techniques to complex and ambiguous problems
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment
  • Very good proficiency in MS Office suite is essential or similar experience in other industries
  • Experience in or exposure to digital and emerging technologies will be an added advantage
  • Demonstrate experience interacting with clients at very senior levels
  • Strong communication, facilitation and presentation skills
  • Strong commercial acumen, desire to learn and develop and be able to thrive in a really fast paced working environment

Required Skills:

  • Corporate Strategy
  • Growth strategy
  • Functional Strategy
  • Board Strategy
  • Customer Strategy
  • Market and Feasibility Study
  • Business planning
  • Operations Strategy & Cost
  • Economics & Policy Advisory
  • Business Plan Development
  • Business Process Design
  • IT Consulting
  • Governance and Risk Management
  • Industry experience in financial service industry (banking, insurance, pension, Fintech, capital market) or non financial service industry
  • Transaction / Financial Advisory

Application Procedure
Candidate should kindly send in their Cover Letter and Resume (CV) quoting the "Job title and Reference number" of the position of interest i.e. Senior Consultants (SCON 006), to the link above

Note: Shortlisted candidates will be contacted in due course.