WHAT YOU’LL DO
As an Expert Network Manager, your responsibilities will include :
Day to day expert network relationship management
Serve as key point of contact, thought leader and advisor within Bain for all questions relating to Expert Networks
Manage portfolio of global Expert Networks, including negotiations of enterprise-wide contracts / service level agreements and onboarding of new vendors
Hold responsibility over feedback gathering and delivery processes, including definition and tracking of KPIs
Manage performance of expert networks based on regular reviews with vendors, supported by qualitative and quantitative feedback from case teams, ensuring that vendors / partners are honoring their contractual commitments and maintaining service levels
Identify and suggest initiatives towards Expert Networks in order to improve service quality
Continuously assess Bain’s expert network requirements by liaising with key internal stakeholders (e.g., practice groups) to review gaps and improvement potential
Work with the legal team and other relevant stakeholders to assess and adjust agreements with Expert Networks
Technology / digital strategy for primary research
Identify digitization potential for Bain’s way of working with Expert Networks
Drive strategy and implementation advanced software solutions to improve our ways of working with expert networks, in close collaboration with internal and external stakeholders
Continuously improving our knowledge sharing and operational processes
Oversee the maintenance of internal platforms and documents pertaining to Expert Networks, and improve its usage for knowledge gathering
Work with relevant stakeholders in developing and updating trainings for best practices in using external experts and cooperation with expert networks
ABOUT YOU :
8+ years of relevant business experience, preferably in consulting, financial services or other business setting
Strong organizational, interpersonal and communication skills
Ability and drive to brings things into action
Experience in working with global / virtual teams
Experience in building strong stakeholder relationships, with expert networks and with technology suppliers
Some familiarity with expert networks / knowledge management
Ability to think strategically and establish strategic direction
Working independently with minimal direction
Strong analytical and business skills
Strong presentation skills
Experience negotiating vendor contracts
WHAT MAKES US A GREAT PLACE TO WORK :
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We are currently ranked the #1 consulting firm on Glassdoor’s Best Places to Work list, and we have maintained a spot in the top four on Glassdoor's list for the last 12 years.
We believe that diversity, inclusion and collaboration is key to building extraordinary teams. We hire people with exceptional talents, abilities and potential, then create an environment where you can become the best version of yourself and thrive both professionally and personally.
We are publicly recognized by external parties such as Fortune, Vault, Mogul, Working Mother, Glassdoor and the Human Rights Campaign for being a great place to work for diversity and inclusion, women, LGBTQ and parents.