Manager - Cognizant Consulting
Join us in building the most exciting and rewarding management consulting environment in the Nordics.
Are you interested in working in a global company helping market-leading clients solve digital challenges? Moreover, can you see yourself in a diverse environment where your daily work consists of global collaborations across teams and clients? Then you might be exactly who we look for as part of our Consulting team.
In our Consulting team in the Nordics, we have the dynamic and entrepreneurial freedom of a small organization, yet the professionalism and long-term sustainability of a large organization. We are a small Nordic practice with aggressive growth ambitions. As we belong to a Fortune 500 company with $17 billion in annual revenues, we have the know-how and financial strength to compete for and win the biggest client contracts in the region. We continuously emphasize the importance of diversity, as it brings various perspectives and environments in the workplace. About the role
As a Manager in Cognizant Consulting, you will lead complex projects where you orchestrate the end-to-end capabilities of Cognizant to create a compelling client experience. Your management consulting background allows you to work side-by-side with our clients using collaborative methods such as design thinking and agile methodology as well as contributing with your knowledge and expertise to evolve our growing Nordic practice.
You will play a key role in managing client and account interactions, primarily in products & resources industries within Norway. Supported by a consulting team, designers and technology experts, you will be responsible for project deliverables and be central in building trust-based relationships for future growth. Furthermore, you will support account- and business development and you should be ready to act as bid manager on key opportunities. You will work in an entrepreneurial environment where digital expertise is recognized, developed and rewarded, and be part of a fast growing, ambitious team of sharp thinking management consultants recruited from leading management consultancies as well as other companies. About you
Professionally, you have a university degree in business administration, engineering or a related field. You have extensive, hands-on management consulting experience with deep advisory and end-to-end digital strategy and transformation skills, which has given you profound experience in establishing successful stakeholder relationships and act as a trusted advisor. You are used to working with global and regional clients on a senior and preferably executive level. You are experienced in delivering strategy definition and/or digital transformation programs in products & resources industries client contexts. You are fluent in Norwegian or other Scandinavian language as well as English.
Personally, you have strong interpersonal and leadership skills and an entrepreneurial mindset, as you like to creatively explore and contribute to opportunities to do things better. You are a doer and can proactively identify, prioritize, qualify and convert opportunities. We are known for our passion about the potential for digital to transform business and society for human benefit and we hope that you feel the same way. Furthermore, we expect that you are a genuine leader, characterized by integrity, creativity, accountability, communication skills and respect. We believe that hard work can go hand in hand with an informal and collaboratively work culture. Location:
Oslo, Norway. Occasional travel in the Nordics will be required. Start date:
August 2021 Are you interested?
Please submit your application online.
We read applications fast and hold interviews with interesting candidates on an ongoing basis so please submit your application as soon as possible. About Sven Jagebro, Head of Cognizant Consulting Nordics
I am proud to lead a team where we are helping each other in delivering excellent outcomes to our clients. What makes our team unique is our growth mindset combined with ample opportunities for each team member to take on responsibility to lead our growth and development as individuals, as a practice, and as a business. We value openness and diversity as it creates a dynamic, energetic and creative environment in which great ideas grow into impactful solutions for our clients. I hope you want to join our growth journey as a globally designated growth market and to create the leading digital strategy-to-outcome practice in the Nordics. #Mgr