Career

Career at StepChange Consulting

StepChange Difference

At StepChange Consulting our people are our most important asset. In a positive environment with flat hierarchies and direct communication, you will become actively involved in growing our business.

A career in our company offers all the benefits of a privately held partnership and follows a clear path of personal development and increasing responsibilities. We are passionate about our work and enjoy the reward of satisfied customers as well as a competitive compensation package.

We foster a unique, diverse and international company culture that supports personal and professional growth.

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Becoming part of StepChange Consulting

We are constantly looking for outstanding people with excellent analytical and inter-personal skills, who are dedicated about what they do and continuously seek personal and professional growth. We are looking for industry experienced professionals, experienced management consultants or highly motivated graduates.

Ideally, experienced candidates have worked in the paper value chain or have compelling experience form other process industries. We would expect strong functional capabilities in any of the following:

Our ideal graduate has a unique CV, likes to be challenged, has international experience, speaks more than two languages, is ambitious but yet a team player and doesn't give up.

If you are interested in a career at StepChange Consulting don't hesitate to contact us at career@stepchange.com.

Typical careers at StepChange Consulting:

Joonas Jaervinen

Joonas Järvinen

Analyst

Why StepChange Consulting?

As an industry focused consulting firm, StepChange offers highly interesting engagements in a challenging industry environment. We collaborate closely with our clients at their locations, creating an excellent learning environment for both the client and our team members. Projects range from managing post merger integrations to market studies and manufacturing cost reduction, as well as offering the opportunity to work across Central and Western Europe.

Working life at StepChange

A typical StepChange project takes place at the client site and involves close collaboration with the local personnel. Day-to-day work on the project can vary from interviews, data analytics and root cause analysis during the analysis phase to facilitating client workshops and developing solutions in the implementation phase. Every day is different, creating a dynamic learning environment and the opportunity to always discover something new.

Projects conducted at StepChange

Professional background

Present

Analyst

StepChange Consulting,Vienna, Austria

2011-2012

Researcher

Postdoctoral Researcher at Institute of Strategy, Aalto University, Espoo, Finland

2007-2011

Researcher

at Institute of Strategy, Helsinki University of Technology, Espoo Finland

Education

2007-2011

Doctoral degree in Strategic Management

Aalto University, Espoo, Finland

2009

Visiting researcher at Stanford University

California, U.S.A.

2008

Visiting fellow at Australian School of Business

University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia

2003-2007

Master’s Degree in Industrial Engineering and Management

Helsinki University of Technology, Espoo, Finland

Language skills

Finnish

Native language

English

Fluent

Swedish

Intermediate

German

Intermediate

Leisure activities

Gym, running, reading

Stark

Andrew Stark

Consultant

Why StepChange Consulting?

I chose to join StepChange for three reasons: The people – a supportive, professional, fun & welcoming team StepChange offers opportunities that many other consulting firms are unable to offer – working directly with the management of our clients One is continuously pushed to excel in everything undertaken, and at the same time given the support to do so

Working life at StepChange

A day in the life of a StepChange Consultant varies, however in general consists of planning the activities that will deliver the most value for the client and then delivering on them – through analysis, analytics, problem solving, solution implementation and knowledge transfer. It is all about interaction – with the client at all levels as well as with colleagues around the world. Not a day goes by when one doesn’t learn something new; something of value to the client, StepChange and oneself.

Projects conducted at StepChange

Professional background

Present

Consultant

StepChange Consulting,Vienna, Austria

2011-2012

Finance Manager

Large Paper and Packaging Company, London, United Kingdom

2010-2011

Analyst

Large Paper and Packaging Company, London, United Kingdom

2009

Finance Controls Manager

First Milk, Glasgow, Scotland

2005-2008

Accountant

HASSEL, Melbourne, Australia

Education

2010-2013

Chartered Management Accountant

CIMA – Chartered Institute of Management Accountants, United Kingdom

2008-2010

Chartered Accountant

ACCA – Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, United Kingdom

2005-2008

Bachelor of Business

RMIT, Melbourne, Australia

Language skills

English

Native language

French

Fluent

Chinese

Intermediate

German

Basic

Leisure activities

Gym, travelling, afternoon tea & theatre

IMG mario resch

Thomas Teltscher

Project Manager

Why StepChange Consulting?

StepChange enables me to get to know the various aspects of entrepreneurship. Projects with StepChange often encompass all areas which I consider an excellent opportunity to develop my way around the pillars of a successful business — sales, supply chain management, operations or finance. The company always challenges its employees - everyday there is something new to discover.

Working life at StepChange

Working with StepChange brings along a lot of exposure to client environment, also at junior career levels. Normally we work on client site with a lot of interaction with local personnel — starting with interviews and workshops during the analysis phase and working meetings to plan and implement tailor made solutions during the next phase. We have a clear focus: backed by solid analytics, we are developing the appropriate steps to take together with our client. This strengthens both the quality of our solutions and their sustainability.

Projects conducted at StepChange

Professional background

Present

Project Manager

StepChange Consulting,Vienna, Austria

2009-2012

Consultant

StepChange Consulting,Vienna, Austria

2008-2009

Analyst

StepChange Consulting, Vienna, Austria

2007-2008

Analyst

Accenture, Zurich, Switzerland

2004/2005

Internships in Logistics and Finance

Singapore & Frankfurt, Germany

Education

2012

Project Management Professional (PMP)

2009-2010

Professional Diploma in Management

Open University Business School

2003-2007

Mag. (FH) Export oriented management

IMC University of Applied Sciences, Krems, Austria

Language skills

German

Native language

Slovak

Native language

English

Fluent

French

Intermediate

Russian

Intermediate

Leisure activities

Travelling, languages, socializing, cooking.