Consultant - Fixed Term Contract - Level 5
- Istanbul, Turkey
Fascinated by the future and captivated by technology?
Smart, driven and want to make a difference in the world?
You’ll fit right in.
Join a diverse team at Visa, where your individuality fits right in. We can provide the opportunity to shape the payments experience globally. Together, let’s transform the way the world pays.
Think you know us?
Our mission is to connect the world through the most innovative, reliable and secure digital payment network that enables individuals, businesses and economies to thrive.
Individuality fuels our brand and our global team – we’re proud that we are a talented team of 15,000 individuals with unique backgrounds, perspectives and experiences. Therefore, we understand that you are much more than your day job. We encourage quality of life outside of the office, whether it’s taking advantage of agile work schedules or our wellness programs, Visa respects and encourages meaningful work/life balance for everyone. In addition, we offer market leading salary and have a fantastic benefits offering.
So, if you’re not satisfied with the status quo, we can satisfy your desire to explore new territory, giving you the runway to really make an impact, whilst connecting you with teams around the world in a truly inclusive culture that celebrates our uniqueness.
Visa Consulting and Analytics (VC&A) drives tangible, impactful and financial results for Visa’s clients, including both financial institutions and merchants.
The South Eastern Europe (SEE) Consulting Practice within VC&A provides consulting and solution services for Visa’s issuers, acquirers and merchants in the region. We apply our deep expertise in the payments industry to provide solutions to assist clients with their key business priorities drive growth and improve profitability.
The team is looking for a Fixed Term Consultant to join our consulting practice and play a key role delivering a high impact project for one of Visa’s key clients. The role reports to the Visa Europe SEE VC&A team and the Fixed Term Consultant will work towards achieving project goals by managing day-to-day activities in marketing, governance and overall management of the project.
If you think you could support Visa as a Fixed Term Consultant, we want to hear from you – together, let’s make Visa a great place to work.
What we expect of you day to day...
Assumes the day-to-day responsibility of a high impact consulting project on portfolio migration, ensuring the project achieves successful migration with minimum attrition rates and cost incurred for the client.
Develop detailed project plan with dependencies and risks identified and mitigated and manage the plan to completion:
Migration phase planning
Operational plan of a migration to manage field teams, retail networks and any third party stakeholders to ensure timely execution;
Support marketing & campaign management preparation and implementation
Incorporate best practices and learnings from past Visa engagements on portfolio migration into the project to ensure high level of quality in delivery
Effectively communicate and liaise project status, budget, risks and mitigation actions with internal and external stakeholders at various levels of seniority and function
What we're after...
Educated to Bachelor's degree (Economics, enginerring, analytics, business related fields)
Previous banking and/or consulting experience (preferably client-facing experience in strategy or management consulting firms)
Knowledge and understanding of banking operations and payments space, including products & services, business systems and processes and marketing initiatives
Self-starter and attention to detail
Ability to liaise with multiple stakeholders at various levels within the business
Commercial Acumen – being able to spot an opportunity and drive value for Visa and the Client
Excellent presentation and communication skills (written and verbal) including an ability to comprehend and convey complex technical information
Excellent report writing skills (ability to tell a simple ‘story’ involving complex issues)
Experience working with financial indicators to measure business performance with a focus on impacting ROI
Ability to solve business problems through data driven methodologies
Technology mindset, curious, up-to-date with digital trends, fintechs and applications
Fluent in written and spoken English
Think you have what it takes?
If you are interested in a career that will challenge and inspire you – we’d love to hear from you!
Diversity & Inclusion
Universal acceptance for everyone, everywhere, is not only our brand promise, it’s the foundation of our company culture. We foster a feeling of connectedness in the workplace, support diversity of thought, culture and background, fight for important initiatives like Equal Pay and actively work to eliminate unconscious biases that hold us all back.
By leveraging the diverse backgrounds and perspectives of our worldwide teams, Visa is a better place to work and a better business partner to our clients.