Habo-HappyStar

Senior Director, Strategy

Are you fascinated by business strategy? Are you at your best when you’re boiling complex problems down into simple solutions? Do you like to build, solve and create? Does entrepreneurship get you fired up? Do you want to apply your skills to help entrepreneurs and senior executives make their enterprises flourish and grow?

 

To accelerate our growth, we are looking for a Senior Director, Strategy. As an integral part of the management team, this person will be responsible for:

― conducting strategic projects, from the formulation of hypotheses to the development of recommendations;
― managing, guiding and developing the 3 members of the Strategy team in the management of mandates;
― managing the relationship with the Studio’s clients and acting as the bridge between them and the teams;
― participating in the strategic thinking of all Studio’s mandates and bringing an outside perspective to the various projects carried out by the teams;
― actively contributing to Habo’s growth by participating in business development, developing methodologies and drafting proposals for the Studio’s clients and prospects.

 

We are looking for someone who:

― has excellent strategic thinking and solid problem solving skills;
― sees the big picture of an organization and the different components of the business model;
― is positive, with engaging leadership and has excellent interpersonal and active listening skills;
― is able to organize and manage a large number of projects simultaneously in order to guide the work of the team members;
― is curious, versatile and agile, with a strong sense of initiative and autonomy.

 

The ideal candidate:

― holds a master’s degree in a relevant field;
― has more than 8 years of professional experience in strategic planning and business strategy (ideally in a large firm or in a consulting firm);
― masters business strategy and all strategy concepts (diagnostic tools, growth planning, competitive principles, etc.)
― has good client presentation skills;
― has excellent writing and verbal communication skills, both in French and in English.

 

At Habo, personality is the key to our success. If the following traits describe you, our studio might be the place you’ve been looking for:

― committed to achieving excellence;
― independent and proactive;
― creative;
― passionate.

 

In return, we offer:

― a competitive compensation program;
― an unlimited vacation policy;
― a group benefits plan;
― a flexible work environment;
― direct involvement in strategic projects.