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Strategy Consultant

At a glance

You give strategic advice: analyse the business model, new business models and existing products/markets to determine where there is potential.
You quickly understand trends and are able to translate this into ABF's future-proof service model and target operating model.

Your job

The Strategy Consultant aligns with the Strategy Lead on the process and content of strategic projects. You work closely with the ABF management team, key stakeholders and directors throughout the organisation to generate buy-in. Your responsibilities include: clarifying objectives, managing the (stakeholder) process, understanding issues, and generating frameworks. Besides, you play an important role in the implementation and monitoring process of the ABF strategy and strategic roadmap.

Your working environment

ABN AMRO Asset Based Finance, N.V. (ABF), located in Utrecht (the Netherlands), is internationally cross border organised and has operating companies in Germany, France, the United Kingdom and the Netherlands. ABF is designed as a subsidiary of ABN AMRO Commercial Banking. ABF provides asset based lending solutions (lease and commercial finance) to small, corporate and international business clients, distributing our products through omni channel, digitally (providing standard solutions and convenience) as well through personal sales (providing a coverage model for complex solutions and expertise).

You will be part of Business Management & Development (BM&D); responsible for business development in the fields of digitalisation, new sustainable value and channel propositions, product management, marketing, strategy and internal communication. BM&D covers the entire ABN AMRO Asset Based Finance international countries and affiliates with a balanced organised staff of approximately 20 colleagues of which marketers, product developers, product owners and strategy consultants. The BM&D team is an international team and colleagues are based in all our four countries and have different European cultural backgrounds. You will form a team with the strategy lead and will also work closely together with the lead product owners and senior stakeholders in the business.

Your profile

You know how to drive strategic projects and how to prioritise key topics in cooperation with management. Translating analyses to solutions for the business and driving recommendations. That is your strength. Advising business and function teams on issues that extend beyond the immediate scope of their work is your naturally way of working.


  • Excellent academic track record (Master degree)
  • >5 years of experience in strategy consulting or corporate strategy (in the financial sector or a strategic position at a large corporate)
  • Good project management and presentation skills
  • You are accustomed with senior management and managing stakeholders at this level
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Excellent communication & presentation skills
  • Extensive experience with MS Word, PowerPoint and Excel
  • Good command of Dutch and English, both spoken and written

What we offer

We are offering

  • Salary indication: EUR 70 – 90K all in – 40 hours per week
  • Substantial education budget and a good pension plan
  • The opportunity to be the best you can be and lots of room to grow both personally and professionally
  • Possibilities for flexible working hours and work from home are negotiable
  • A large responsibility and the freedom to do your job
  • The opportunity to pro-actively work on your vitality and fitness



If you are interested  please upload your CV and motivation letter. In case you need more information you can contact Servé Kraft serve.kraft@abnamroabf.com

For more information about the recruitment process, please contact Jolanda van Houwelingen (jolanda.van.houwelingen@nl.abnamro.com)


Equal opportunities for all
The success of our organisation depends on the quality of our people and the ideas that they have. Truly surprising insights and innovative solutions for our clients result from an interplay of cultures, knowledge and experience. Diversity is therefore extremely important to our organisation. To ensure that everyone at ABN AMRO can develop their talents, we encourage an inclusive culture in which all colleagues feel engaged and appreciated.
Disclaimer external recruitment agencies
External recruitment agencies need to have a signed agreement with ABN AMRO BANK N.V., executed by a Talent Acquisition Specialist, when submitting a resume to a vacancy. In addition, a recruitment agency can only submit a resume when invited by a Talent Acquisition Specialist to join the search for a right candidate. All unsolicited resumes sent to us will be considered property of ABN AMRO BANK N.V. In this case, ABN AMRO will not be held liable to pay a placement fee.

Utrecht, Utrecht, NL

Job Posting Date:  07-Jun-2021
Requisition ID:  46472

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