Strategy Professional

Job Description

Job Title / Role:                    Strategy Professional Organization:                        Lead Country South Africa Location:                               Midrand - South Africa

The Strategy Office supports the office of the CEO and CFO on strategic planning and focus.

Mission/Function of the Role

Conducts strategic analyses and contributes to strategic development.

Key Responsibilities of the role

- Supports in the implementation of superior business strategies, guidelines and principles (e.g. CRM, Project Business Excellence, Digitalisation).

- Conducts strategic analysis in a broad range of topics (i.e. Market and competitors' analyses, M&A targets and Due diligence, benchmarking, analysis of strategic action fields – e.g. Digitalisation).

- Continuously coordinates the development and performs the controlling of subordinated business strategies, and the related business plans, budgets, and generates the respective reports.

- Supports strategic planning and evaluates strategic options of relevant unit.

- Makes recommendations for further strategic development.

- May act as trusted partner and advisor for strategic development.

Contacts (Internal/External)

Internal Customers: Executive Management, Divisions, Corporate

External Customers:  Partners, Professional Bodies


Relevant Degree in business/ economics/ engineering

Post-graduate qualification highly recommended

At least 3 - 5 years working experience

Experience in strategy development or strategic consulting

Experience in implementation of programs and cross functional projects

Additional Competencies/Requirements:

Strong communication skills (verbal and written)

Building Networks and Partnerships

Decision Making Skills

Strong Influencing skills

Innovative Thinker

Results and quality orientation

Willingness to travel in Africa and globally

Reporting Manager

The candidate will be reporting to the Strategy Consulting Manager

Our culture:

Our culture embraces different perspectives, open debate, and the will to challenge convention. Change is a constant aspect of our work. We aspire to lead the change in our industry rather than just react to it. That’s why we invite you to take on new challenges, test your ideas, and celebrate success.

The company’s approved Employment Equity Plan and Targets under the Employment Equity Act will be considered as part of the recruitment process. As an equal opportunity employer we encourage and welcome people with various disabilities to apply.

We care about your data privacy and take compliance with the POPI Act, GDPR as well as other data protection legislation seriously. For this reason, we ask you not to send us your CV or resume by email. We ask instead that you create a profile in our talent community where you can upload your CV. Setting up a profile lets us know you are interested in career opportunities with us and makes it easy for us to send you an alert when relevant positions become open

Organization: Strategy

Company: Siemens Proprietary Limited

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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