Knowledge Expert - Global Advantage

Location: Singapore
Discipline: Business Operations
Job type: Permanent
Contact email: career@bcg-rise.com
Job ref: 299831
Published: about 1 month ago

As a Knowledge Expert (KE) within BCG’s Global Advantage Practice Area, you will work in a growing global team, providing functional expertise and insights to clients and case teams. You will work together with case and proposal teams to provide knowledge assets, analysis and expert advisory.  You will collaborate closely with business leaders, acting as a thought partner in providing advice and client-credible insight, for proposals, client workshops and commercial campaigns in the domain.
 
Additionally, as a Knowledge Expert, you will drive development of intellectual property, go to market materials, and publications for the Joint ventures, Alliances and Digital Ecosystems topic business. You will lead and develop a Knowledge Team to deliver against business priorities and be accountable for the team's KPIs on billability, work quality, and topic/sector content development.
 
 
Joint Ventures, Alliances and Digital Ecosystems topic

  • Joint Ventures, Alliances: BCG is advising companies on forming partnerships along the entire life cycle –from alliance rationale and partner selection, through negotiation and venture setup, to managing an exit.  

  • Digital Ecosystems (DE): BCG end-to-end DE offering helps companies looking to develop or participate in a digital ecosystems move from strategy to scale-up

 
Global Advantage is one of BCG's core functional practice areas with a unique commercial offering and a long tradition of cutting-edge thought leadership. Being at the crossroads of emerging and mature markets, we work with our clients to unlock unparalleled business opportunities offered by globalization while mastering the challenges of disruption. We help clients not only build sizable international footprints but also maximize their potential in the face of global disruptive forces such as rapidly changing markets, a volatile geopolitical environment, rising local competitors as well as shifting customer behaviors and preferences. In our daily work, we enable our clients to transform their organization in order to win globally.

YOU'RE GOOD AT
 

  • Leading problem solving and solutioning for clients and driving towards pragmatic solutions tailored to the business context

  • Leading development and commercialization of knowledge and assets e.g. tools, frameworks, insight materials, in area of expertise

  • Engaging and communicating with senior stakeholders, demonstrating expert presence and credibility

  • Leading projects in a highly effective manner, mobilizing team to deliver on business priorities and commercial impact

  • Acting as a highly effective coach and mentor, guiding team members to achieve goals efficiently and effectively

  • Working in an ever changing and complex environment, and comfortable with ambiguity and navigating a fast-paced environment

YOU'RE GOOD AT (CONT'D)
 

YOU BRING (EXPERIENCE & QUALIFICATIONS)
 

  • 10+ years of industry experience preferred (7+ years at a strict minimum), and/or 5+ year of consulting experience (top tier company)

  • Bachelor’s degree required, advanced degree preferred, with demonstrated high academic achievement

  • Project management experience required

  • Experience in consulting preferred

  • Specialization in Digital Ecosystems topic. High motivation and interest for Digital topics is a must Partnership (JVs & Alliances) expertise is nice to have.

  • Fluency in English; Chinese is nice to have

  • Outstanding interpersonal and communication skills to interact with and manage internal and external stakeholder while working in a global collaborative team environment

YOU'LL WORK WITH

As a Knowledge Expert you will collaborate with global topic leads and colleagues across BCG to bring expertise and capabilities to the service of our internal and external clients. Our team is made up of a diverse pool of knowledge positions that allow us to pursue exciting, innovative knowledge careers.