Strategy Analyst, Assistant Vice President

  • Not Specified
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • State Street
  • 23 Oct 17 2017-10-23

The Strategy Analyst executes strategy projects in support of the company’s business growth in the Asia Pacific region.

Across the globe, institutional investors rely on us to help them manage risk, respond to challenges, and drive performance and profitability. We keep our clients at the heart of everything we do, and smart, engaged employees are essential to our continued success.

Our promise to maintain an environment where every employee feels valued and able to meet their full potential infuses our company values. It’s also part of our commitment to inclusion, development and engagement, and corporate social responsibility. You’ll have tools to help balance your professional and personal life, paid volunteer days, and access to employee networks that help you stay connected to what matters to you. Join us.

State Street is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and prohibits discrimination against applicants or employees on the basis of any legally protected characteristics.



 

Job Description



  • The Strategy Analyst executes strategy projects in support of the company’s business growth in the Asia Pacific region. Based in Hong Kong, the Strategy Analyst will work closely with Global Strategy team (Boston/London) and regional business leaders to:


  • Conduct “deep dive” analyses on key business issues, and develop recommendations to improve performance


  • Lead and/or participate in regional and global strategy planning efforts


  • Identify and evaluate strategic growth initiatives including organic and in-organic opportunities


  • Develops and utilizes frameworks and other tools to help business leaders structure their problems


  • Help develop, maintain, and communicate the State Street strategic vision


  • Establishes and maintains relationship with internal and external clients and service providers



 

Qualifications:



  • Excellent strategic thinking and problem-solving abilities


  • Exceptional logical writing and verbal communication skills, including ability to convey complex ideas simply


  • Advanced analytical (financial modeling and statistical analysis) and research skills


  • Proven experience managing and leading work teams


  • Excellent influencing skills, including ability to work effectively across a large organization, execute projects, and build and manage cross-functional relationships


  • Strong project management abilities, including the ability to juggle multiple deliverables simultaneously


  • MBA from a top-tier program or equivalent graduate level education preferred


  • At least 4 years of strategic consulting experience or equivalent corporate strategy experience


  • Exposure and understanding of the financial services industry