MasterCard Advisors, the professional services arm of MasterCard Worldwide, provides payments-focused consulting services (including business strategy, proposition & operating model design, performance optimization, marketing, information and risk management) to financial institutions and merchants worldwide.
With its unique payments expertise, deep understanding of customer needs and successful track record in addressing complex challenges throughout the payments lifecycle, MasterCard Advisors has established a strong track record of successfully addressing the challenges and opportunities of its clients
Are you motivated by developing new consulting models, leading to insights into issues and developing recommendations that add real value to clients?
Can you develop key hypotheses and construct logical storylines?
Do you want to play a key role in driving a world beyond cash?
The Associate Managing Consultant (AMC) will be part of the global team formulating, implementing and managing a new consulting delivery model for Mastercard Advisors :
Help implement a scalable consulting business by developing and deploying established project templates to ensure consistent, high quality deliverables
Obtain data from multiple sources, collate and analyze information to develop reliable fact bases
Apply a range of quantitative and qualitative analytical techniques to rigorously identify client issues and synthesize analysis into clear, sound recommendations;
Structure and prepare draft reports and steering committee presentations
Confidently deliver presentations to internal and external clients
Plan, organize and structure own work and that of Analysts to manage time and effort effectively within project budget / profitability expectations
Extract intellectual capital from engagement work and actively share tools, methods and best practices across projects
Support MasterCard Advisors and local market account teams in client relationship management and business development effort
All About You
4-6 years of work experience; consulting experience is a plus; exposure to payments industry is a plus.
Demonstrable consulting skills or equivalent business management experience
Bachelors degree or equivalent qualification. Advanced degree or MBA preferred
Professional level English language capability
Strong analytical, interpretive and problem solving skills, including the proven ability to interpret large amounts of data, some of it ambiguous, and translate it into concise rational output that includes recommendations based upon core findings.
Strong presence & communication skills both interpersonal & written
Excellent client management & engagement management skills; collaborates well across multiple communication channels
Proven team player with proven ability to work with all levels in a highly intellectual, collaborative, and fast paced environment
Mastercard is an inclusive Equal Employment Opportunity employer that considers applicants without regard to gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, ethnicity, disabled or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.