About the Role
Our Strategic Communications team in India provides our clients with a comprehensive view of strategic communications that leverages our integrated suite of services, including financial communications, corporate reputation, transaction communications and public affairs in all the major markets around the world.
The Strategic Communications segment of FTI Consulting is seeking to hire a Senior Consultant , to join its India Office (in either Delhi or Mumbai office).
The candidate should have a proven ability to advise global clients on strategic communications possess a problem solving and service orientation, drive new business development and partner with colleagues across international offices.
We are looking for self-motivated, entrepreneurial and high energy team player, with excellent written and communications skills.
Senior Consultant-level position typically is between 6-9 years, but this is indicative only and exceptions will be made for exceptional candidates.
The candidate should be a diligent team player with maturity, be results-oriented, and a strong service orientation. This is important as the role requires providing strategic communications counsel to senior clients’ teams and managing team members.
We are looking for passionate learners who want to utilize new approaches to communications as part of a leading global communications consultancy business and build an international career.
Competencies Sought :
Strategic Implementation & Project Management Skills
Create high quality written materials plans, documents and presentations with adequate secondary research input and proactive advisory inputs, in the most time-efficient manner for the team and for clients.
Project manage and run multi-stakeholder programmes for clients and internal teams, efficiently and effectively. This will include the ability to monitor and track progress on a weekly basis and create weekly report for internal and external circulation.
Past experience, perspectives and know-how in solving complex business problems will be considered positively.
Possess a strong service orientation, ability to anticipate client needs and manage client expectations proactively.
Partner proactively with on-site and virtual teams seamlessly, to build and grow the strategic communications business.
Undertake research autonomously, or with minimal supervision, on business news, sectoral trends and third-party / think-tank reports.
Support business development efforts
Strong inter-personal skills
Strategic Thinking & Planning
Intellectually curious on business issues, market and global trends, as well as political and social developments
Strategic thinking and problem-solving skills to work effectively with client teams on business issues
Entrepreneurial mindset and being open to new professional learning and challenges
Ability to connect-the-dots on business trends, policy and market developments, and articulate an informed point of view.
Support Business Building
Ability to make and deliver effective presentations to small groups.
Ability to execute multi-stakeholder, strategic communications on behalf of global corporations and their senior teams, working closely with international offices and colleagues across different time zones.
Past experience in planning, executing and managing national communications programmes will be an advantage.
A diagnostic mind and keen commercial orientation to appreciate business strategies, decisions that shape executive actions and commercial implications.
Ability to demonstrate numerate skills will be positively considered.
How You Can Grow Your Career at FTI :
FTI Consulting Strategic Communications offers an intellectually stimulating and international work environment that will help you grow as a strategic communications advisor.
You will be empowered to chart your career path within the firm, based on your professional interests and behaviors, and in-line with the overall growth of the business and team.
Proactively seeking to work on exciting assignments (internal and external), delivering, good client service, and taking proactive steps to build the business will help you grow fast within FTI Consulting’s Strategic Communications business.
High-performance behaviors such as prospecting for new business, advisory relationship with senior client team members and making efforts to ensure cohesive teamwork and spirit, are tracked and monitored as management and high-potential’ behaviors.
Such behaviors will almost certainly put you on a fast-track growth trajectory.
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Our Benefits Apart from the well-structured career path and collaborative team environment, our employees enjoy a variety of perks and benefits.
Our benefits include, but are not limited to :
Competitive remuneration package
Comprehensive leave policy
Health care benefits including dependents
Education subsidy with study and examination leaves
Annual paid volunteer hours
Corporate matching for corporate charitable event donations