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Strategy and Operation Associate

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15 Jun 2021

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Strategy and Operation Associate


TLA is the market leader in connecting car buyers with major car brands. It uses industry-leading technology to enable automotive giants to sell more vehicles by simplifying the car buying process for consumers via useful tools, unique content, and personal recommendations across its network of owned and partner websites.

TLA works with 80% of the UK's leading Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs), including BMW Group, Ford Motor Company, and Volkswagen Group, enabling £700 million of new car sales every year, more than any other specialist in the UK. Its customer acquisition platform uses cutting-edge blockchain technology to ensure seamless and secure integration with OEMs, and a personalised, and intuitive experience for the consumer, to make car buying effortless.
Strategy and Operation Associate Job
We are looking for a self-starter, comfortable with both qualitative and quantitative concepts, to join TLA on a fixed-term basis (3 - 6 months - option to turn the role into a permanent position). The role will report to the Chief Strategy Officer.

  • You will be assigned high priority projects to ensure we achieve our goals
  • You will identify growth routes and prospect investment opportunities through the development of strategic business plans and you will support the pipeline of projects, assisting the management team through a period of high growth
  • You will perform feasibility studies and acquisition process by developing business cases, valuation models, investment memorandum, acquisition plans, due diligence reports and integration plans
  • You will support the senior management and all business units with financial, market and strategic analysis, presentations and recommendations to enable a faster and more assertive decision making process
  • You will work with different teams within the company to identify, review and solve problems
  • You will work on multiple projects in parallel that will require you to be adaptable across multiple functions and work at a very fast pace

Your Profile
  • Be passionate about solving complex problems
  • Be articulate, collaborative, and communicate effectively
  • Be self-motivated with high levels of resilience, enthusiasm and drive for success within an entrepreneurial business
  • Be ready to thrive in a dynamic environment and operate in a project-based working environment
  • Have a strong academic background from a reputable institution, minimum Bachelor's degree, preferably a MiM with previous experience in IB, PE or consulting (mandatory) with a desire to pursue a career in Tech
  • As a Graduate within our Strategy department, you'll gain experience in solving pertinent challenges in strategy and financial management when scaling up a venture. You'll develop the ability to break down complexity, gain the ability to design solutions and leverage technology to accelerate outcomes.

Our Requirements
  • You have prior work experience in investment banking, PE or a top tier consulting firm [please do not apply if you don't]
  • You can break complex problems into smaller ones and enjoy working with data to facilitate your work
  • You are curious and interested in making an impact
  • You can demonstrate this through various projects you have been involved in
  • You can have a great command of Excel and financial modelling
  • You possess exceptional analytical and structured problem-solving skills together with great attention to details
  • You have knowledge of business valuation and analysis [please do not apply if you don't]
  • You possess the ability to learn about new industries and markets
  • You possess an unparalleled work ethic with a high sense of urgency
  • You have a UK work permit [please do not apply if you don't]
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