Rare opportunity to work as an internal management consultant in a global luxury retail company.
This position will be the bridge between North East Asia management and global headquarters in Europe. The position reports directly to the president of North East Asia, and it will involve working closely with all senior regional managers.
Lead the company's quarterly and annual strategic and business plans including reporting on periodical performance results to headquarters
Manage cross-functional project teams to identify, analyze, and develop plans around critical strategic priorities
Provide research and analytical support to identify, evaluate, and implement solutions for strategic priorities or critical business issues that arise
Work independently to design and lead research projects related to market trends, consumer profiles, and competitive intelligence
Bachelors' degree in Business, Finance, Economics, or a related field. MBA from top U.S. or European institutions highly preferred
At least 3 years of total experience in top-tier investment banking (M&A/ financial advisory), top-tier management consulting, private equity or strategic planning/ corporate development/finance role from fast-paced results oriented multinational corporation is a must
Prior experience in retail not necessary
Superb financial modelling skills and extensive experience conducting quantitative and qualitative analysis
Strong communication and presentation skills with experience presenting complex analysis to executives and senior management
Exceptional proficiency with MS Excel and PowerPoint; working knowledge of corporate finance and accounting. Knowledge of Retail KPI analysis is a plus
Proven ability to lead cross-functional teams and provide project management support
Fluent in English. Native or business-level Japanese preferred, but not essential
Successful candidate must display strong initiative for anticipating and meeting the business demands of senior management. He or she must thrive in a fast-paced environment, possess high level of intellectual curiosity, and demonstrate the highest professional standards of integrity