Director, Strategy - Corporate Research

Capital One
McLean, Virginia, United States
Jan 11, 2023
Jan 26, 2023
Full Time
Center 1 (19052), United States of America, McLean, Virginia

Director, Strategy - Corporate Research

Founded by former strategy consultants, Capital One is a strategy driven company. The highly selective Corporate Strategy group engages on a targeted set of ultra-high impact issues that drive the direction and performance of the company. Projects focus primarily on developing enduring and profitable growth and value enhancement strategies, while working within the business to influence results and ensure follow through.

This team uses focused thinking and rigorous analysis to identify opportunities, define strategies, and solve problems. We project our expertise through compelling communication and influence skills that impact critically important, highly visible topics.

  • Lead projects and strategic initiatives for senior executives
  • Develop research and insights on high impact topics relevant to top of house executives, with a focus on finance and economics
  • Support senior executives in creating and communicating their priorities
  • Partner directly with and advise executives on high importance, high impact topics
  • Manage and develop a high performing team of strategy associates
  • Craft compelling stories rooted in rigorous insights to influence senior executive and business leaders
  • Manage and coach high potential associates, including actively crafting a vision for their roles and their success
  • Advance the thinking on marketplace and competitive insights, working with others on the team to manage and evolve our data portfolio
  • Develop relationships with and influence agendas of key senior business leaders
  • Independently manage projects and people while also leading group problem-solving

Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree
  • At least 7 experience in Strategy Consulting, Business Analysis, Corporate Strategy, Financial analysis, Equity Research, or a combination

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Ability to identify and solve problems independently in a constantly changing environment
  • Exceptional people management and development skills
  • Fantastic interpersonal skills, with experience influencing senior decision making
  • Demonstrably strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Familiarity with design thinking

At this time, Capital One will not sponsor a new applicant for employment authorization for this position.

Capital One offers a comprehensive, competitive, and inclusive set of health, financial and other benefits that support your total well-being. Learn more at the Capital One Careers website . Eligibility varies based on full or part-time status, exempt or non-exempt status, and management level.

No agencies please. Capital One is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, age, national origin, religion, physical and mental disability, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity/assignment, citizenship, pregnancy or maternity, protected veteran status, or any other status prohibited by applicable national, federal, state or local law. Capital One promotes a drug-free workplace. Capital One will consider for employment qualified applicants with a criminal history in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable laws regarding criminal background inquiries, including, to the extent applicable, Article 23-A of the New York Correction Law; San Francisco, California Police Code Article 49, Sections 4901-4920; New York City's Fair Chance Act; Philadelphia's Fair Criminal Records Screening Act; and other applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations regarding criminal background inquiries.

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