MasterCard Consultant in Moscow, Russia

Who is Mastercard?

We are the global technology company behind the world€™s fastest payments processing network. We are a vehicle for commerce, a connection to financial systems for the previously excluded, a technology innovation lab, and the home of Priceless ®. We ensure every employee has the opportunity to be a part of something bigger and to change lives. We believe as our company grows, so should you. We believe in connecting everyone to endless, priceless possibilities.

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MasterCard Advisors, the professional services arm of Mastercard Worldwide, provides payments-focused consulting services (including business strategy, proposition & operating model design, performance optimisation, marketing, information and risk management) to financial institutions and merchants worldwide.

With its unique payments expertise, deep understanding of customer needs and successful track record in addressing complex challenges throughout the payments lifecycle, MasterCard Advisors has established a strong track record of successfully addressing the challenges and opportunities of its clients

Are you motivated by developing new consulting models, leading to insights into issues and developing recommendations that add real value to clients?

Can you develop key hypotheses and construct logical storylines?

Do you want to play a key role in driving a world beyond cash?


The Consultant is a team member who actively contributes to delivering consulting projects for MasterCard Advisors clients.

Contributes towards the development of strategies and programs for large, strategically important global clients from a central delivery hub

Obtain data from multiple sources, collate, analyse and triangulate information to develop reliable fact bases and reports

Apply a range of quantitative and qualitative analytical techniques to rigorously identify client issues and synthesise the analysis into clear, sound recommendations

Structure and prepare draft reports and client steering committee presentations

Present draft reports to key stakeholders for review and feedback

Plan, organize and structure own work to manage time and effort effectively within project budget / profitability expectations

Extract intellectual capital from engagement work and actively develop and share tools, methods and best practices across projects

Build network of contacts and internal relationships across MasterCard to support information gathering and data analysis

All About You

Experience gained at a top management consulting firm is a requirement

Demonstrable consulting skills

Fluency in English and Russian is required

Strong analytical, interpretive and problem solving skills, including the proven ability to interpret large amounts of data, some of it ambiguous, and translate it into concise rational output that includes recommendations based upon core findings.

Strong presence & communication skills €“ both interpersonal & written

Excellent client management & engagement management skills; collaborates well across multiple communication channels

Proven team player with proven ability to work with all levels in a highly intellectual, collaborative, and fast paced environment


Equal Opportunity Employer
Requisition ID: R-63805