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Practice Area Profile
What You'll Do
WHAT YOU’LL DO
BCG is looking for an Expert Consultant to successfully meet our clients’ demand for deep expertise, and advanced technical capabilities in FDI/SEZs Strategy, Economic Development, Trade, and Investment Promotion. As an Expert Consultant, focusing on economic advantage of nations and FDI you will apply deep expertise to generate value for our clients while building and contributing to BCG’s intellectual capital. You will be expected to design, execute, analyze, and deliver unique offering, interpret trends, and uncover insights to bring together the public and private sector for improved economic development.
You will serve as a pivotal member of client facing project teams, working-with and learning from leaders across disciplines from BCG and our clients. You will leverage your FDI expertise to add insight and drive clients toward recommendations and you will be viewed as a trusted advisor by senior clients. Experts contribute significantly to BCG’s intellectual capital, generate interest and excitement about their expertise area, and coach and mentor others.
The Expert Consulting Track (ECT) is vital to BCG’s ability to successfully meet our clients’ demand for deep expertise and advanced technical capabilities. Experts deliver next-level impact for BCG's most complex and cutting-edge client challenges. Experts focus on developing BCG's thought leadership, commercial capabilities, and intellectual property assets; and their work is essential to our delivery model. Working as part of a multidisciplinary team to bring the ‘best of BCG’ to our clients, Experts come from diverse backgrounds, with expertise often gained outside of BCG in industry, academia, or specialized consulting.
What You'll Bring (Experience & Qualifications)
YOU’RE GOOD AT
Core economic development understanding and its business application along with bringing a business sense and curiosity to work-place.
Effective written & verbal communication
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
Strong work ethic & service-mentality
Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment
Strong interpersonal skills and credibility
Collaborative team player and pro-active self-starter
Ability to maintain discretion when needed
YOU BRING, EXPERIENCE & QUALIFICATIONS
Minimum of 4+ years of functional or consulting experience in one of the following areas: FDI, public policy, economics, development finance institution, investment/trade promotion agencies
MBA or Master's Degree required
Fluency in English language
Economics related credentials, certificates and licenses would be of added benefit
Expert Career Track consultants are vital to BCG’s ability to successfully meet our clients’ demand for deep expertise and advanced technical capabilities. Our Experts are driven by a passion to explore and innovate in their field. As part of our consulting cohort, they work alongside our generalist and specialty consultants to form "one BCG team," capable of delivering deep strategy and technical expertise. Experts come from diverse backgrounds, with expertise usually gained outside of BCG in either industry, academia, or specialized consulting.
The Boston Consulting Group (BCG) is a global management consulting firm and the world's leading advisor on business strategy. We partner with clients from the private, public and not-for-profit sectors in all regions to identify their highest-value opportunities, address their most critical challenges, and transform their enterprises. Our customized approach combines deep insight into the dynamics of companies and markets with close collaboration at all levels of the client organization. This ensures that our clients achieve sustainable competitive advantage, build more capable organizations, and secure lasting results. Founded in 1963, BCG is a private company with 90 offices in 50 countries.
The Global Advantage practice's objective is to help clients achieve global competitive advantage by leveraging opportunities and threats arising in and from Emerging Markets (EMs). We support "incumbents" from developed economies and "challengers" from EMs. We have been working with and through our industry and functional practices and client teams to develop a suite of capabilities to support clients at different stages of their globalization development.
At the core of BCG's Global Advantage Practice, Economic Advantage of Nations is a global team of expert consultants and knowledge team members that specialize in projects requiring design, execution, interpretation, utilization, and application of our proprietary offerings to advance our clients’ goals. We deliver unique offering that brings together the public and private sector for improved economic development. We help nations build sustainable growth through public-private collaboration, investment acceleration and the development of economic clusters.