Manager - Communications, Media, and Tech Practice CMT

Industry: Professional Services

Job Family: Consulting

20 Jan, 2023

Chicago

Full Time

United States

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Job Description 2023 – Manager – Telco, Media and Technology Practice

Who we are

As a global consulting partnership in more than 40 countries, our people make us who we are. We’re individuals with different passions and strengths who take as much joy in the work we do as from those we work with. Over the years we’ve fostered a culture in which we are united by shared values—passion, solidarity, generosity, curiosity, and boldness—and these come alive in the work we do and how we do it.

Together, we know our people are our difference—for our clients, our colleagues, and our communities. That’s why we take pride in being individual and inclusive and create a place where everyone can bring their full self to work.

Every day we see the most innovative companies in the world developing and deploying never-seen-before technologies. Companies in communications, media, and technology aren’t just advancing society but enabling and inspiring those around them. At Kearney, The Telco, Media and Technology practice combines high-impact service offerings to boost the competitiveness of our clients, working with them along the entire value chain—from strategy, product development, customer interaction, and digital enablement to operations, procurement, large-scale cost programs, transformation, and supply chain.

Make your mark in our Telco, Media and Technology Practice as a Manager.

Are you ready to:

Lead or work alongside a dedicated and diverse set of people to offer honest advice and practical guidance to our clients?

Continue learning and growing by taking advantage of every opportunity available to you?

Join a company that prides itself on its shared values and inclusive culture?

Be the difference and make it happen?

If so, we are ready to help you:

Discover. Collaborating with our clients across a range of industries and service practices, our people are always learning. At Kearney, you will broaden your knowledge and experience across a breadth of areas, no matter your role. Being rooted in expertise, we know our people deserve opportunities to go places and further their exposure to the business world.

Grow. We believe in the power of apprenticeship. At Kearney, you work alongside colleagues who help you be the best you can be. Through both our structured programs and apprenticeship model, you will continue to learn and develop every day. After all, we are here to help you not just perform but to thrive in your career.

Be yourself. At Kearney, we give you the freedom to contribute creatively while you also pursue your dreams. We want you to bring your whole self to work and to find joy in what you do. That’s why we support our people when they want to let their uniqueness show and offer personalized opportunities including tuition support, flexible work programs, and externships.

Who you are

Insightful, inquisitive, collaborative

Possess strong analytical and problem-solving skills

Have experience working in or alongside clients in Hi-Tech, including consumer electronics, hi-performance computing, networking, IoT hardware, semiconductors and startups

Have functional expertise in one of the following:

Device supply chain and go-to-market

Electrical engineering

Operating models

Product development

Digital transformations

Are located near or willing to relocate to one of our U.S. offices or Toronto

Fluent in English

Role-specific requirements:

Manager:

MBA degree preferred with 8+ years of professional experience

Experience working as a Management Consultant required

Experience managing proposal writing efforts; participating in pitches for consulting work; developing new business within existing accounts through client relationships

Passion for leading teams and mentoring colleagues

Have managed at least one major workstream of the business design and/or implementation oversight

Kearney continues to be a diverse and inclusive workforce and has multiple programs in place to support employees including, but not limited to: parental leave, profit-sharing and flexible work programs.

Equal Employment Opportunity and Non-Discrimination:

Kearney prides itself on providing a culture that allows employees to bring their best selves to work every day. Our people can feel comfortable, confident, and joyful to do great things for our firm, our colleagues, and our clients. Kearney aims to build diverse capabilities to help our clients solve their most mission critical problems.

Kearney is committed to building a diverse, unbiased and inclusive workforce. Kearney is an equal opportunity employer; we recruit, hire, train, promote, develop, and provide other conditions of employment without regard to a person’s gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, race, religion, age, national origin, disability, marital status, pregnancy status, veteran status, genetic information or any other differences consistent with applicable laws. This includes providing reasonable accommodation for disabilities, or religious beliefs and practices. Members of communities historically underrepresented in consulting are encouraged to apply

Language Requirements English