Zurich NA Lead Strategic Consultant in Schaumburg, Illinois
Lead Strategic Consultant
Zurich is looking for a Lead Strategic Consultant to work out of our North American head-quarters in Schaumburg, Illinois.
In this highly visible and challenging position you will work across the organization to solve critical business problems that will have a direct impact to Zurich North America’s long term strategies.
In this position you will play a key role in:
Setting the overall strategic direction for the organization or assigned business units by developing and executing financial and operating plans that enable us to deliver on our performance aspirations
Leading/supporting strategic and/or operational projects that are important to our financial, operational and market success
Developing market intelligence and conducting competitive landscape analyses
Evaluating business opportunities and preparing business cases from strategic, operational, and financial perspectives
- Bachelor Degree and 5 or more years of experience in Strategic Management
- Travel 5%-10%
Four or more years in management consulting or corporate strategy / internal consulting
Project Management experience
P&C Insurance, Financial Services experience
Strong problem solving and analytical skills
Strong verbal and written communication and presentation skills
Advanced Microsoft Office spreadsheet and database skills
Experience working in a team environment
Ability to lead cross-functional/business projects
Financial modeling and valuation of strategic opportunities
Imagine working for a company that truly cares about their employees, customers, stakeholders, and communities they serve.
Imagine working for a values-driven organization that has the ambition and desire to be the best global insurance provider in the world.
Zurich is that place where 55,000 employees across approximately 200 countries and territories are all focused on helping people and helping companies protect what is truly most important to them. We are a values-driven organization that takes pride in the work that we do every day and we have the ambition to be the best global insurer in the world.
Zurich does not accept unsolicited resumes from search firms or employment agencies. Any unsolicited resume will become the property of Zurich American Insurance. If you are a preferred vendor, please use our Recruiting Agency Portal for resume submission.
Primary Location: United States-Illinois-Schaumburg
Travel Yes, 10 % of the Time
Relocation Available No
Job Posting 04/08/19
Unposting Date Ongoing
Req ID: 190002K7
It is the Policy of Zurich in North America, as an equal opportunity employer, to attract and retain the best-qualified individuals available, without regard to race/ethnicity, color, religion, gender expression, genetic information, national origin, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, age, disability or protected veteran status.