Open positions: Munich

Business Advisor - Digital Transformation

Business Advisors at Futurice help our customers find their way through uncharted territories in the brave new digital world. A Senior Business Strategist at Futurice focuses on changing our clients business through delivering impactful business models, digital concepts and visions. The Senior Business Strategist creates tangible strategies for innovation and execution, often engaging in the project end-to-end.

As a Business Advisor you’ll part of a talented team with diverse backgrounds and leave your mark on our growing and developing consulting competence as we expand on the continent and beyond.

Examples of what you’d be working with

  • Identify new growth opportunities in the digital and physical landscape and set strategic direction.

  • Research, gather and evaluate qualitative, quantitative, and competitive data to identify and validate opportunities and deliver insights and recommendations.

  • Lead concept design and commercialization of digital services.

  • Create compelling new value propositions for customers.

  • Work as a change agent from within customer organizations to transform and deliver on a new strategic direction

  • Your projects might include leading new vision definition or go-to-market strategy planning, among others.

Additionally, you will take a significant role in shaping our advisory team and contributing to our unique Lean Service Creation methodology. Due to the exploratory nature of this role, you will also assist in account management and sales related activities.

Your skills and experience

  • Ability to communicate and work fluently across different levels in organizations, from management to project managers and product owners

  • Education: University Degree in Business, Industrial Engineering or similar with excellent academic track

  • Background: business development, product development, consulting or strategy with 3+ years of relevant work experience

  • Strong analytical skills - adept with quantitative data and financial models.

  • Creative - capable of seeing potential directions and sensing opportunities.

  • Ability to switch between high-level strategic thinking and implementation details

  • Leadership experience, in charge of small to medium sized design and development teams/projects

  • Experience of using lean startup, business model innovation and agile development

  • Experience or understanding of design thinking methodologies and service design

  • Genuine interest in digital transformation as a new ecosystem and a strong interest in understanding how digital businesses are born, how they grow and how they also die.

  • Fluency in English and German and a readiness to travel.

What we'd like you to be like

  • Excellent listener with the ability to discern relevant information and articulate it appropriately to others.

  • Strong social skills, must be a team player.

  • Passionate about all things digital.

  • Strong drive to constantly learn and develop.

  • Ability to effectively operate with high energy in an ambiguous environment.

  • Ability to work in diverse work cultures and comfortable with nonhierarchical organizations.

  • A good fit with Futurice Culture

What we offer you

We are a team of enthusiastic and ambitious people who aim to create a caring and inclusive workplace. We’ll give you a lot of freedom and a lot of responsibility. We tend to hire smart people and trust their judgement. Futurice lets you drive things you really believe in and have a real impact.

If you want to hear more about the role of Business Advisor, please call Mathias Calonius (tel. +49 176 11017725). 

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