SEA Networks Expert - Associate Director


Bangkok, Ho Chi Minh, Jakarta, Kuala Lumpur, Manila, Singapore


Asia Pacific


Operations, Strategy, Technology & digital



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Role Profile

The practice is currently looking for an individual at the Project Leader to Associate Director level who has significant experience in networks. A qualified individual will play a critical role in enriching firm expertise on this topic and in bringing this expertise to our telecommunication clients. Ideal candidates will have telecommunication background as well as have demonstrated leadership in growing client relations, people and knowledge development.

Roles and Responsibilities include:

Lead and support execution of telecommunication projects
  • Responsible for the overall methodology
  • Work jointly with BCG and client project leaders, bring expertise to the team, both on issues specific to the industry and on questions asked by the client
  • Support multiple case teams, co-lead modules, especially those in need for broad experience and hands-on approach
  • Ensure the quality of the work, and the relevance of any synthesis and recommendations.  Challenge work in progress, results and re-orient any analyses if needed

Contribute to the business development of the telecoms sector
  • Contribute and drive leads and proposals together with the partners of the practice
  • Lead development of proposals from end to end around specific topics
  • Engage with the development of additional business beyond the delivery of recommendations on client engagements
  • Develop the topic agenda, create respective content and foster awareness of BCG's competence

Build expertise in telecom within BCG and increase BCG’s profile externally
  • Develop and contribute to BCG's intellectual capital - work on BCG content projects to create new techniques and/or capture new ideas
  • Build and maintain "fact packs" related to core telecoms topics so there is an ever-available library of educational materials for internal and client usage
  • Responsible for supporting the telecoms sector in writing external reports, papers and social media contributions of its partners in concert with the TMT practice's marketing lead
  • Identify conferences for BCG's attendance and help coordinate our participation

Our Expert Consulting Track (ECT)

The Expert Consulting Track (ECT) is vital to BCG’s ability to successfully meet our clients’ demand for deep expertise and advanced technical capabilities. Experts deliver next-level impact for BCG's most complex and cutting-edge client challenges. Experts focus on developing BCG's thought leadership, commercial capabilities, and intellectual property assets; and their work is essential to our delivery model. Working as part of a multidisciplinary team to bring the ‘best of BCG’ to our clients, Experts come from diverse backgrounds, with expertise often gained outside of BCG in industry, academia, or specialized consulting.

Your Qualifications

  • A minimum of 8 - 10 years of experience in the telecommunication sector or a combination of industry and consulting experience (preferred)
  • A range of responsibilities from business development, planning, project management, strategy to operations in a Networks-related role
  • Some focused / deep pockets of expertise in networks (5G, network design, planning)
  • Proven track record of implementation success

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