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Analyst, Business enablement & strategic planning

Brussels, Belgium
Consulting Operations

Job Description


This exciting opportunity lies within the Consumer department and reports to the Senior Manager Business Enablement and Strategic Planning

The successful candidate will help execute key strategic initiatives, define and manage critical business processes, and ensure effective communication between teams.

This role supports in a global and transversal way all the activities of the Consumer department and actively participates in creating and promoting growth.

In addition to tasks related to the Consumer Department, the candidate will also provide general support to the Management Committee, mainly in terms of meeting preparation.


The role will include close collaboration with other departments.



  • Provide decision support to the VP Consumer and Market Leader for a wide range of issues and projects (integration, launch of new products or new features ...);
  • Support to the general management of projects;
  • Support for the preparation of "Market Reviews" by international leaders
  • In the context of launching new initiatives (products, campaigns, etc.) or process modification, provide an analysis of the technical feasibility (platform, systems) and participate in the development of the new process;
  • Proactively recommend any process improvements that can be implemented.

Offer of employment with American Express is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background verification check, subject to applicable laws and regulations.




Required skills:

  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to understand complex information / situations and synthesize key findings to enable strategic decision-making.
  • Strong project management skills
  • Pro-active
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision
  • An independent thinker with a strategic mindset, able to achieve results with special attention to detail.
  • Ability to prioritize effectively, manage tight deadlines and work in a dynamic and rapidly changing environment
  • Ability to multitask
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Team player
  • Integrity: ability to work with highly confidential information in a confidential manner
  • A good knowledge of American Express Consumer Business is a plus


  • Dutch – Experienced (written & oral)
  • French – Experience (written & oral)
  • English – Experience (written & oral)


  • MS Office - Experienced


Why American Express?


There’s a difference between having a job and making a difference.


American Express has been making a difference in people’s lives for over 160 years, backing them in moments big and small, granting access, tools, and resources to take on their biggest challenges and reap the greatest rewards.


We’ve also made a difference in the lives of our people, providing a culture of learning and collaboration, and helping them with what they need to succeed and thrive. We have their backs as they grow their skills, conquer new challenges, or even take time to spend with their family or community. And when they’re ready to take on a new career path, we’re right there with them, giving them the guidance and momentum into the best future they envision.


Because we believe that the best way to back our customers is to back our people.


The powerful backing of American Express.

Don’t make a difference without it.

Don’t live life without it.


ReqID: 18016581
Schedule (Full-Time/Part-Time): Full-time
Date Posted: Nov 6, 2018, 9:01:57 AM