Finance and Economics Management & Business Others
1 - 2 Years
G-Star strives to be the most hardcore denim brand in the world.
To achieve this, we are looking for hardcore thinkers and do-ers, who dare to create the future of premium and purposeful denim with us.
We are looking for people with big dreams, while keeping their feet on the ground. Those who are not afraid to push the limits, because we believe there are no limits in what denim can do.
Are you up for the challenge?
Are you the perfect fit for our team?
Are you a bit of a rebellious spirit?
Then we would love to hear from you!
Here’s what we’ll do together:
We’re looking for a Strategy Analyst, who is ready to join our G-Star Corporate Strategy & Development Team!
As our Strategy Analyst, you will be part of the Corporate Strategy & Development team. Through rigorous analysis, creative thinking, and close collaboration with the business, the department focuses on identify business growth opportunities and supports execution of it. The Corporate Strategy & Development department supports the Executive Committee with various strategic projects and spearheading transformational projects across G-star businesses. The department works with all business lines (with a strong focus on our Digital business) and functional departments (merchandising, design, marketing, supply chain, finance etc.). You will be part of a team with business analysts and report into the Head of Strategy & Business development. The team has a proven track record of providing talent for leadership positions within the company, in Amsterdam and abroad.
Tasks and Responsibilities
Executing analyses and propose business solutions for strategic projects
Gathering and presenting market and competitor intel to support growth plans
Commercial support for various business development initiatives
Ad-hoc analysis for Executive Committee decision making
Financial modeling of strategic options across business development and transformation
Leading the planning, delivery and execution of special projects
What you bring to the table:
1-2 years experience in a top-tier strategy consulting firm or similar corporate role
A Master’s degree with a quantitative focus, e.g. in Business, Economics, Finance or Mathematics
Strong problem-solving, analytical and conceptual skills
Makes the opaque clear and concrete
Unparalleled interest in everything that’s digital and an interest in fashion and online retail
Strong and persuasive communicator
Fluent in English, spoken and written
A ‘can-do’ mentality and are able to think outside the box
Able to work independently and across teams, with a high level of self-sufficiency
Finally, do you have a strong personality and excellent verbal and written communication skills in English? We’d love to meet you!
What we bring to the table:
Beyond a competitive salary, working at G-Star brings many other perks and exciting opportunities: an awesome and diverse team that collaborates to change the game; a work environment that offers room for fun, inspiration and innovation; a clothing budget; a healthy, fresh and delicious lunch and even discounts in various fitness clubs and last but not least, a discount on a new bicycle.
What will happen next:
We will thoroughly review your CV (English is our corporate language, so please apply in English)
When we hopefully find what we are looking for, we will call you for a chat and if it’s a good fit, we’ll plan our first interview
Because we’re very curious how you’d survive a mission impossible, we ask you to prepare a real-life business case in a follow-up interview
When we’re ready to commit to each other, we’ll finalize the terms we’ve discussed and we’ll explain to you how to order your first pair of jeans from the G-Star employee store. Good luck!