Strategic Planner

Job brief

 

We are looking for a Strategy Analyst to help define our company’s direction and develop plans to realize our business objectives. You will help us maintain our competitive advantage and allocate resources appropriately.

Strategic thinking is the most important skill in this role. You should also be analytical with strong organizational abilities. If you also have experience in market research and business operations, we’d like to meet you.

Ultimately, you will help our company adapt to changes and grow.

Responsibilities

  • Understand and shape the company’s strategy and mission

  • Develop plans to materialize strategy and analyze business proposals

  • Research competition to identify threats and opportunities

  • Assess the company’s operational and strategic performance

  • Align processes, resources-planning and department goals with overall strategy

  • Provide support and insight into significant organizational changes (e.g. shift in strategic focus, mergers and acquisitions)

  • Educate senior executives in making effective decisions

  • Construct forecasts and analytical models

  • Monitor and analyze industry trends and market changes using different techniques such as SWOT

 

Requirements

  • Proven experience as a Strategic Planner or Business Consultant

  • Understanding of market research and data analysis

  • Knowledge of business operations and procedures

  • Demonstrable strategic thinking abilities

  • Analytical mind with problem-solving aptitude

  • Organizational and leadership skills

  • Excellent communication skills