IHG Global Strategy Senior Analyst in Denham, United Kingdom

Description:

Global Strategy Senior Analyst

Based in Denham, Buckinghamshire Corporate Head Office (UB9 5HR)

Are you a real self -starter with a passion for analysis and complex problem structuring? Do you want to play an instrumental part in shaping the direction and strategy for growth of a Company?

If the answers are yes – then you may be the person we are looking for to join our Global Strategy & Corporate Development team as a Senior Analyst.

As the Senior Analyst , you will be part of the team whose role is to identify and build upon the most suitable opportunities to grow faster than, and remain ahead of, our global competitors.

About Us:

The InterContinental Hotel Group (IHG) is one of the largest hotel companies in the world with a family of brands including InterContinental, Holiday Inn, Holiday Inn Express and Crowne Plaza. There are more than 350,000 people working across nearly 100 countries and territories, encompassing managed, owned and franchised hotels. IHG is listed on the London Stock Exchange and it is a FTSE 100 company.

We believe the culture at IHG is unique as it’s created by our People and founded on strong values. These values are our Winning Ways and they set us apart from competitors:

  • Do the right thing

  • Show we care

  • Aim higher

  • Celebrate difference

  • Work better together

IHG have been certified as a Top Employer in the UK by the Top Employers Institute.

The Role:

As the Senior Analyst, you will work with Global Strategy team on high value global and regional initiatives, interacting regularly with senior management throughout the organization.

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for conducting analyses relating to strategic business issues using analytical frameworks and financial modelling skills.

  • Presenting findings with and outside of the Global Strategy team.

  • Participate in global initiatives in providing conceptual and analytical support to regional and functional leadership in critical areas.

  • Prepare, alongside the rest of the Global Strategy team, the annual presentation to the Board.

  • Assist within a wide range of ad hoc, complex projects.

  • Support in the provision of guidance to functions and regions on how to conduct their yearly strategic planning and analyse the regional and global roll ups.

  • Follow competitor trends and develop a yearly update on key threats to IHG.

  • Assist on critical corporate activity (M&A, capital deployment, as appropriate)

Profile:

We are looking for someone with 2-4 years’ work experience in strategy, consultancy, finance or relevant corporate level experience with exposure to a broad range of business issues. You will be educated to a degree level and have attained 1 st or 2.1 (or equivalent) in a Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree.

You will be an analytical, strategic thinker with a proven ability to analyse markets, performance data, and business issues and draw insight/conclusions. Finally, you will be able to assess and understand a variety of internal and external economic and financial issues which impact the business and can analyse data and forecast future business trends.

Benefits:

As an IHG employee, you will enjoy a competitive financial and benefits package which may include hotel room discounts (available globally) and healthcare support.

We are based in modern offices with around 650 employees based at our corporate Head Office where have parking available on site, a free gym on site, a subsidised restaurant and Starbucks.

Our picturesque office in Denham, Buckinghamshire is easily accessible on the A4/M40. Alternatively, many of our employees commute from London – there are regular trains from London Marylebone taking approx. 20 – 35 minutes, or the Metropolitan or Piccadilly tube lines go to Uxbridge where we provide a free shuttle bus.

If this sounds like your next role - make your application today! We’re looking forward to hearing from you!

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Qualifications

Job: Executive / Corporate

Location: GBR-Denham

Requisition ID: R130928