Principal Strategy Consulting (FS/Energy/Public Sector)

Michael Page


Ref: HP350-6186

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

As a Principal, you will define engagements and lead interesting and exciting strategy and advisory projects across the Middle East.

Client Details

International consulting firm with a variety of very well-established and successful practices, undergoing exciting growth plans across the Middle East.


* Lead projects and provide strategic direction across the account to deliver a superior client experience
* Build deep sector expertise and manage engagements across accounts within chosen industry/sector
* Engage the client fully to ensure strategies are translated into actionable plans
* Leverage industry trends to advise clients on how to differentiate their value proposition for future business growth, positioning them for long term competitiveness
* Stay current on emerging technologies and translate digital trends for the client and internal teams; drive innovative solutions based on the client's desired functionality

Job Offer

* Attractive, tax-free salary
* Opportunity to work for a leading, global organisation in the Middle East.
* Structured and measurable progression and growth opportunities
* Opportunity to work with inspiring, engaging, and driven leadership.


* An undergraduate degree from a top-tier university, preferably in the fields of economics, business administration, public policy, finance, or engineering.
* An MBA or relevant master's degree is strongly beneficial but not essential.
* At least 10 years' experience in strategy consulting within the financial services/ public sector/ energy sectors at a top tier consulting firm or a mix of strategy consulting and relevant industry experience.
* Ability to lead the analysis of organisational problems, direct implementation for prescribed solutions, and manage clients' expectations on the impact of recommended changes
* Demonstrated ability to propose, pitch and sell additional services to clients
* Excellent verbal and written presentation skills
* Ability to interact and engage with the C-level management and executive leadership team
* Must be willing to travel

About the Company

Michael Page is one of the world's leading professional recruitment consultancies, specializing in the placement of candidates in permanent, contract, temporary and interim positions with clients around the world.

The Group has operations in the UK, Continental Europe, Asia-Pacific and the Americas. In the Middle East we focus on the areas of:

Finance & Accounting Banking & Financial Services Procurement Property & Construction Engineering & Supply Chain Oil & Gas Technical and Engineering Human Resources Sales Marketing Technology Secretarial Executive Search Legal

The Group operates through 161 offices in 33 countries and employs over 5,000 employees worldwide.

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Principal salaries in UAE

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AED 38,500

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