Located in New Delhi, India, the Senior Strategy Officer (SSO) will lead high-impact strategy projects in collaboration with program leadership and support the development and tracking of strategic progress toward key decisions and milestones across the portfolio. The SSO will work directly and often independently with Program Directors as executive sponsors of projects, as well as team members across all levels to inform and shape strategies. Potential projects span strategy development for current initiative areas; portfolio strategy development and the facilitation of associated prioritization and tradeoff discussions; identification of thematic challenges and strategic options; assessment of long-term trends and their implications on program strategies; strategic partnership support; making and managing investments with key partners to synthesize data and evidence used to inform strategies; and the strategic application of innovation to our work. The SSO will provide leadership, strategic thought partnership, project management, and analytical support to key strategy projects and foundation initiatives. This role will report to the Deputy Director, Strategy Planning & Management.
A minimum of ten + years of professional experience with at least six years of experience in strategic planning functions preferably at a top tier strategy consulting firm.