Ab Shift Actions Oy is looking for an ambitious and driven Business Designer to join their team in Helsinki! Do you have an analytical mindset and experience from developing new business models, strategies or driving transformative change? Do you know how to find the most critical pain points in businesses and how to turn them into new business opportunities or ways of working? In this position you will get to work hands-on with leaders and companies from different industries, with the goal of making them the best they can be. If this sounds like something you are good at or are highly motivated to learn more about - read the advert and apply no later than today!
ABOUT THE ROLE
Academic Work is looking for a full time Business Designer on behalf of our client Shift Actions.
You will be recruited to our client company. Academic Work will take care of the recruitment process, therefore candidates are kindly asked to direct all questions to Academic Work firstname.lastname@example.org.
In this position, you will be a core part of a team working on strategic engagements with Shift Actions clients. With your analytical and business-minded thinking you will approach projects with from an empirical point of view to understand stakeholders, key problems and develop solutions and business models taking clients. forward. You will be handling different clients and different projects both in Finland and abroad, so be prepared to do some travelling.
The job includes:
* Management consulting based on the lean startup approach, focusing on building new businesses and transforming existing business in large and mid-size corporations.
* Provide clients with an "outside-in perspective" by interviewing, observing and analyzing their key clients.
* Highly strategic initiatives packaged in short, high-intensity sprints where you turn problems intonew ways of conducting business by applying empirically driven approaches such as the lean startup.
This position suits a business professional with strong ambition and who enjoys challenging work in a
fast-paced environment. You will be part of a 5-person team, where you will be going straight into
live-action, with a lot of responsibility, freedom to explore, learn and impact project deliveries from
WE ARE LOOKING FOR
Our ideal candidate has a degree in a relevant field, for example Masters of Science (Economics) or Masters of Science (Engineering). Furthermore, you have relevant experience of working in this kind of field, for example Management Consulting. To succeed in this role requires an open mind, neverending curiosity, and excellent communication skills, as you will be working directly with client's management teams.
Apply for this position if you have:
* A relevant degree (MSc Economics / MSc Engineering)
* Experience from similar tasks (new business development, strategy management or, management consulting)
* Strong analytical mindset and curiosity to explore
* Excellent social and interactional skills
* Knowledge of English, Swedish and Finnish, written and spoken
Send in your application right away - we will fill the position as soon as we find the right person!
Start: As soon as possible
Working hours: Full time
Employment period: Recruitment
Salary: According to agreement
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Shift Actions oy has a broad experience in developing digital strategies and visions, designing new value propositions and business models by applying holistic business design. The team has solid experience in running organization wide transformation initiatives both as consultants and executives.