Director, Oil & Gas Strategy - Chicago, Illinois, United States, 60602

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KPMG is currently seeking a Director to join our KPMG Strategy practice.


* Serving as a key advisor, identify and direct enterprise-wide strategy projects and oversee execution of related deliverables in the upstream Oil & Gas Market
* Help lead business development initiatives focused on Strategy including targeting key C- level individuals, proposing KPMG's services and closing opportunities
* Lead cross-functional teams in developing and implementing strategic roadmaps, manage key engagement interviews/research, and facilitate workshops
* Act as the primary team interface with various levels of client executives up to and including C-Level
* Manage the presentation of final project deliverables and advise persuasively, earning the position of a trusted advisor
* Participate in professional development of KPMG Strategy team members and assist with the recruiting and training of new staff


* A minimum of eight years of external consulting experience in a client-facing strategy discipline at a major strategy, boutique strategy or Big 4 firm or a combination of ten years work experience in a strategy consulting discipline and industry experience with a large global Oil & Gas company or a major Oilfield Services company
* Deep industry knowledge/experience in Energy and Natural Resources including upstream Oil & Gas and/or Oilfield Services
* Bachelor's degree from an accredited college/university, preferably in Business Administration, Engineering, or other related field; Master's degree in Business Administration from an accredited college/university is preferred
* Experience in at least one of the following strategy consulting areas: strategic growth, business model transformation, operating model design, , operational and performance improvement, or other relevant strategy experience
* Strong business acumen, with analytical and problem solving skills and ability to understand how business model decisions impact operating model design/execution across operations, technology, risk governance and organizational design
* Comfort with ambiguity and fluid client situations and able to travel as necessary
* Applicants must be permanently authorized to work in the United States without the need for visa sponsorship now or in the future

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