Head of Banking & Financial Services – Cognizant

To strengthen the Nordic Consulting team, we now look to hire a:

Head of Banking & Financial Services Consulting

Stockholm, Sweden

Work tasks and responsibilities

Join us in building the most exciting and rewarding management consulting environment in the Nordics! Can you see yourself helping international clients solve their global digital challenges? Then you might be our new colleague.

As Head of Banking & Financial Services consulting you will drive management consulting engagements and grow Cognizant’s business into the future. We expect you to use your consultative sales experience to proactively grow the Banking & Financial Services consulting team in Sweden. In order to succeed, you will have the support of our Nordic team, the global Banking & Financial Services consulting practice, our horizontal consulting practices and the broader Cognizant team in Sweden. You will be measured on sold consulting projects, consulting revenue growth and client satisfaction.

You report to the Head of Cognizant Consulting Nordics.

Search words: Consulting, Digitalization, IT, IOT, Bank, Finance, Management

Competencies and experiences

Professionally, you have a university degree in business administration, engineering or related field. You have extensive, hands-on management consulting experience with deep advisory and end-to-end digital strategy and transformation skills.

You have functional expertise within the key digital transformation themes within Banking & Financial Services. You are used to working with global and regional clients on an executive level and hold a strong track record of selling and delivering digital strategy and transformation engagements to Banking & Financial Services clients. You focus on trust-based client relationships and have a good local network.

You are fluent in Swedish as well as in English. Personally, you have strong interpersonal skills and an entrepreneurial mindset. You are a doer who can proactively identify, prioritize, qualify and convert opportunities.

Our offer

Become part of a ‘flag ship’ success story – We go through enormous growth! We have a tremendous technology backbone and a true ‘can do’ team spirit. At Cognizant you can make your own ideas reality and drive your own career.

For more information, please contact our consultant at Interselection, Michael Wiander
+46-(0)70-203 22 32. To send your application, please visit
www.interselection.se and go further to current recruitments. We wish to see your application as soon as possible. Welcome!


Cognizant is a global organization within Information Technology Services (Fortune 500 since 2011). The company was founded in 1994, and the Head Quarters is still in USA. Cognizant, which was originally Dun & Bradstreets own inhouse bureau, serves the market with vertical solutions for digital automazation (cloud, AI, IoT and analytics).

Cognizant operates in industries like Health Care, Life Science, Banking and Finance, Insurance, Retail, Production, Logistics, Energy etc and is a key player within the Digital revolution.

Cognizant Global has a revenue of USD 17 billion and nearly 300 000 employees. In the Nordics Cognizant has the dynamic and entrepreneurial freedom of a small organization, yet the professionalism and long-term sustainability of a large organization. https://www.cognizant.com