Charles Schwab Senior Manager, Advisor Solutions Strategy Group in Phoenix, Arizona

We believe that , when done right, investing liberates people to create their own destiny. We are driven by our purpose to champion every client’s goals with passion and integrity. We respect and appreciate the diversity of our employees, our clients, and the communities we serve. We challenge conventions strategically to create value for our clients, our firm and the world. We live and bring to life the concept of ‘own your tomorrow’ every day. We champion our employee strengths, guide their development, and invest in their long-term success. We hire optimistic, results-oriented, curious, innovative, and adaptable people with the desire to help our clients and one another succeed.

As a company, we were established by Chuck over 40 years ago to champion Main Street over Wall Street, and to help Americans transform themselves from earners to owners. Through advocacy and innovation, we work to make investing more affordable, accessible and understandable for all. As we enter our fifth decade, we are looking for talented, innovative and driven people who believe they can help themselves, and our clients, create a better future.

Our Opportunity:

Charles Schwab AS Strategy is the internal strategy group for Advisor Services. Advisor Services has been the fastest growing part, by assets, of Charles Schwab and now represents just under half of Charles Schwab client assets. The team helps the AS leadership team address the most critical challenges facing their businesses, and setting the strategic direction for AS. In tandem with Retail and Client Solution Strategy groups, the AS Strategy group is one of the main intake valves for top-tier talent at Schwab, providing members with an unparalleled opportunity to work on the major issues confronting Schwab, while gaining visibility among the firm's senior leadership.

What you’ll do:

The Senior Manager role is responsible for delivering thoughtful, insightful contributions to Advisor Services strategic work. The Senior Manager works in a team setting, working with multiple constituents across Schwab’s business units.

The Senior Manager has responsibility for significant elements of project work, including:

• Participating in project definition and idea generation

• Planning and executing their own work streams for discrete projects or subsets of projects

• Ensuring quality control of data/research and preparing presentation materials for senior management

• Developing strategic insights that will drive sustained growth in our business

• Supporting the communication of strategic initiatives to key internal and external stakeholders

• Facilitating key business processes, including annual and long-term business planning and c-level reporting.

Senior Managers interact with senior members of Schwab’s leadership team and executive partners within the business units. Projects are growth focused. Representative projects include client segmentation, HNW/UHNW growth strategy, retirement platform strategy etc.

What you have:

  • MBA and/or post-grad education required

  • Minimum of 2 years work experience in strategy required, preferably with a top-tier consulting firm or strategy group within a financial services firm

  • Prior experience in financial services including experience with financial markets, products, technology and/or the fee-based investment advisory market preferred, but not required

  • Superior analytical skills, research capabilities and attention to detail

What you’ll get:

  • Everyday Wellness: Healthy Rewards, Onsite Fitness Classes, Healthy Choices, Wellness Champions

  • Financial Fitness: 401k Match, Employee Discounts, Personalized advice, Brokerage discounts

  • Work/Life Balance: Sabbatical, New Mothers returning to work Program, Tuition Reimbursement Programs, Time off to volunteer

  • Inclusion: Employee Resource Groups, Commitment to diversity, Strategic partnerships

  • Not just a job, but a career, with an opportunity to do the best work of your life

Learn more about Life@Schwab at http://www.aboutschwab.com/careers/lifeatschwab/" .

Charles Schwab & Co., Inc. is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversifying its workforce. It is Schwab's policy to provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), gender identity or expression, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, legally protected medical condition, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, military status, citizenship status or any other status that is protected by law.

Position Located In: AZ - Phoenix, CA - San Francisco