ARAD is a strategic consulting company operating in the field of digital transformation .
We help both large international companies and Italian start-ups to create or improve their business through the opportunities offered by digital, supporting them in defining the most appropriate strategy for their operating scenario and following them in its implementation.
The sectors in which we operate primarily are retail, grocery, food & beverage and fashion.
We are looking for inspired talents, digital enthusiasts who want to grow professionally in a fast and stimulating environment, taking advantage of the opportunity to be directly involved right away on various and complex projects, ranging from strategic to organizational consultancy, from optimization of e-commerce performance to product management, from the set up of digital channels to business development.
WHO YOU WILL BE
We are looking for a Senior Consultant for our newborn Milan office . As a Senior Consultant, you will be responsible for the end-to-end management of the assigned consultancy projects, from their initial set-up up to their closure.
It will be your responsibility to produce the analyses and outputs, to manage the relationship with clients, to coordinate all the actors involved (both internal and external), respect time and quality standards and monitor the margins of the assigned projects.
You will report to a Partner, who will act as your guide and provide in-depth experience in the reference area.
WHAT YOU WILL DO
Analyse and find optimal solutions to complex problems of different nature
Ensure that all projects are delivered on time, within the scope and budget.
Create and maintain comprehensive project documentation
Ensure resource availability and allocation
Manage the relations with the client and all stakeholders
Coordinate internal resources and third parties / vendors for the flawless execution of projects.
Support in business development activities
WHAT YOU MUST HAVE
Excellent level of digital alphabetization and passion
Digital background, with understanding or hands-on experience in software development and web technologies
Excellent client-facing and internal communication skills, written and verbal communication skills
Solid organizational skills, including attention to detail and multi-tasking skills
Strong working knowledge of productivity tools (presentation and spreadsheet mainly) and good aesthetic sense
Fluency in both English and Italian
Natural predisposition to fast learning
BONUS POINTS FOR
Documented previous experience in consultancy and / or digital teams (preferably of an online pure-player business)
High-level educational background, preferably a degree in the fields of computer science, engineering, economics or comparable fields, and a proven track of academic excellence
Work / study experience abroad
Certifications (for additional languages, soft or hard skills, etc.) are a plus
WHY WORK WITH US
We put people first - life can be hard, we actively try to make it easier : for instance we combined on-premises (either in our Bologna or Milan offices) and remote working before it was cool.
We value ideas - all ideas are worth sharing but most importantly hearing, no matter where they come from : we debate (friendly), we choose the path and we all commit .
We work with the best - we are proud to have both the greatest clients from a wide range of different industries, and the best talents to push our limits further every day.
We have fun along the way - we are a small, cohesive bunch of characters but we are always open to welcoming new friends to the party!