Strategy Principal (P&C Strategy)

Purpose of Job

We are currently seeking talented Strategy Principal (P&C Strategy) for our San Antonio, TX facility.

Responsible for leading all aspects of a strategy engagement from design to final delivery. At times, the Strategy Consulting Principal, may lead more than one strategy engagement simultaneously

Job Requirements

  • Leads crossfunctional, matrixed teams to solve highly complex and high value business problems.
  • Works directly with Executive Council and GMlevel sponsors to define the business problem and structure the engagement.
  • Responsible for the day to day execution of one or more strategy engagements and the quality of all end products.
  • Responsible for developing more junior team members assigned to these engagements.
  • Provides thought leadership that directly shapes the analysis, design and implementation of business performance approaches, developing tailormade solutions, while working closely with clients to ensure positive impact and sustainable results.
  • Proactively communicates high quality updates to key stakeholders to executives.
  • Collaborates with key stakeholders and LOB leaders to create written and verbal communications to executives that provide clear guidance on strategy timeline, owners required investments, and expected results.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Business Administration or a scientific field required
  • 4 or more years of strategy consulting experience including 1-2 years of experience leading strategy engagements
  • Deep expertise in industries such as financial services and high-technology
  • Outstanding records of academic and managerial or professional achievement
  • Proven track record in project execution environment.
  • Demonstrated experience influencing business decisions.
  • Mastery of technical consulting skills: Hypothesis-driven problem solving; Primary Market research (e.g. interviews); Secondary Market research (e.g. desk research); Data analysis (e.g. what-if, sensitivity, etc.); Synthesis (e.g. so what?); Pyramid Principle / Story Telling; Written Communications; Visual display of quantitative information; PowerPoint / Excel; Presentation skills; Meeting Leadership; Verbal Communications; Teaming; Project Planning

*Qualifications may warrant placement in a different job level.*

When you apply for this position, you will be required to answer some initial questions. This will take approximately 5 minutes. Once you begin the questions you will not be able to finish them at a later time and you will not be able to change your responses.


  • Master's degree in a Business or a related discipline and 2 or more years’ experience of strategy consulting experience
  • High motivation and self-direction, taking personal ownership for results and professional development
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously and to prioritize, thriving in a fast-paced, collaborative environment
  • Ability to establish key partnerships and facilitate, influence, collaborate and establish account ability through all levels of the organization

The above description reflects the details considered necessary to describe the principal functions of the job and should not be construed as a detailed description of all the work requirements that may be performed in the job.

At USAA our employees enjoy one of the best benefits packages in the business, including a flexible business casual or casual dress environment, comprehensive medical, dental and vision plans, along with wellness and wealth building programs. Additionally, our career path planning and continuing education will assist you with your professional goals.

USAA also offers a variety of on-site services and conveniences to help you manage your work and personal life, including seven cafeterias, two company stores and three fitness centers.

Relocation assistance is available for this position.

For Internal Candidates:

Must complete 12 months in current position (from date of hire or date of placement), or must have manager’s approval prior to posting.

Last day for internal candidates to apply to the opening is 08/21/18 by 11:59 pm CST time.