I am 5th year SM and hope to be a partner by next year or so. In my early 40s with young kids.. so thinking about my next move and WLB. I am being approached by Recruiters from large tech companies with VP level role with a total comp of $500k or more. I am double minded now if I should stick to my PPMD track or make a switch now. Money is definitely important ... so wanted to ask your opinion if sticking with PPMD track will be more lucrative in long run. Thanks.
Real salary talk - share yours. Who I am: Caucasian, female Level: VP - 1.5 years in position. Salary: $130k + minor bonuses
I met a VP at a consulting firm that I interned at a couple years ago. Kept in touch and he offered me a job post grad that I didn’t take. Would it be awkward to reach out to him now (2 years later) and see if his team is hiring?
While I had my heart set on a career with Accenture , the universe chose otherwise. I was offered a VP position with a global technology firm heading up the IoT division, nervous but grateful 💕
I'm considering a client side director media role. I'm currently a VP group director on the agency side. In terms of title/level is this a move down, lateral or up? Understand it's a different type of experience but want to understand if people consider this a "step back".
How much of a pay cut would u take for a CD role on a big account at a small award winning agency if it was super close to home and allowed remote working? My alternative is VP ACD in NY 2 hours away
Never seen a job posting be so direct. Role is for a VP at Genpact: “Candidates should be from organizations who act as business transformation and system implementation partners. More..
For those who moved from agency to client side - I'm considering a client side director media role. I'm currently a VP group director on the agency side. In terms of title/level is this a move down, lateral or up? Understand it's a different type of experience but want to understand if people consider this a "step back".
I’m currently considering a job offer from Fisher Investments as a Regional VP. Has anyone been in this role before? Anyone have pros and cons? Thanks!
Nailed all the interviews including great feedback from hiring VP on the final round who said I should expect to hear on next steps shortly. Later found out another candidate is being offered the role. Should I connect with the VP and let them know I was looking forward to working with them and maybe keep me in mind for future roles.
I’m a seasoned AD and am considering an VP Account Supervisor position but feel like I am losing earned value without having Director in my title even though it’s a VP position. Am I overreacting?
Leaving while in MD pipeline for a VP Role? Smaller client, but executive role at a public ally traded company, but in an industry I wouldn’t want long-term. Not planning on being in consulting for life, but have looked at SMs who left our firm and seems like those who leave at MD go much further in careers (realize some is talent aspect).
VP of Business Operations role reporting to COO private healthcare company in Chicago. What should I ask for?
What are the key skills to demonstrate in a VP level interview in industry? What are some example questions? Left McK and now a director but have an oppty to interview for a big leap role...
In running for VP position at a large German firm with international presence. Comp guides seem awfully low for scope of the role: base of 200k Euros base and 50% individual bonus and possibility of adding another 50% annual retention bonus kicking in in year 3. They will throw in car benefits and education fees for 2 kids on top. How does this compare to typical VP positions in Europe? Does this sound about right? What do associate partners and partners at MBB make in Germany?
Transitioning into a Chief of Staff role in a few weeks, but free to choose the title between CoS or VP of Strategy & Planning. Anyone have an idea what‘s better for the MBA application?
There is an opportunity with my existing client (VP position) reporting to a different SVP than the one our teams SOW is under. I'm thinking of applying for it. How would you (or have you) approached this situation? I worried about applying, not getting the position, and risking my existing job or SOW. Thoughts?
Is it normal for a SCREENING interview to be with a member of the team the role will be leading? A recruiter reached out by email for a VP role and the screening meeting was extended to a Director in the group who reports to the VP. Is this a normal occurrence?
Just heard that it is down to me and one other candidate for a MM PE VP role. Wish me luck fish fam! I'm just pumped to make it this far.
I am being heavily recruited to work for a BPO as a VP for their global consulting practice. This opp sounds to good to be true. She literally wrote the role just for me based off of my resume. Am I missing something? Better pay, great mgmt. global presence. Is it considered going into industry? Would it be a step back career wise (company reputation) I guess I’m waiting for the shoe to drop. Any insight is appreciated.
I have a good friend who is looking for a VP of marketing type position coming from a top health system. Minneapolis area, has prior Big 4 experience and an MBA from a top 5 program. Thoughts?
What are good questions to ask an interviewer for a VP role? I have an interview for a VP level consulting role and wanted some ideas on questions to ask the Interviewers. I am interviewing with the CSuite so won’t be a hiring manager or anything. My first is with the VP of HR, then the COO then the CTO, CIO, etc... I have 7 interviews and don’t want to ask everyone of them the same questions. Any ideas?
Hi All— Happy Juneteenth! I got approached about a VP Corp Comms role in NY. This would mean leaving consulting. What do you think is a good asking price in terms of salary?
I find out about a VP Corp Strat role this week. Been looking for the past 1.5 years so hoping this lands. Although the industry isn’t exciting, I love the people and it pays 20% more. Wish me luck.
Currently an S2. Looking to exit into a VP position in industry. Doesn’t need to be F100, I’d be okay with F1000 I’m mainly just looking for a clear path to the c-suite. Is this doable?
Anyone familiar with Conifer? Looking at VP role and wanted to hear thoughts on company culture, pay, etc.
Can companies hire you at a lower level than the posted role because you haven't been promoted yet at your current firm? Recruiter said they can only give me Associate title for an otherwise VP role.
I am hiring for VP roles at JPMC and looking for people with 5+ years of experience in analytics, BI and stakeholder management.
We're hiring for multiple roles out of our office in the Philly burbs! Message me for details! Associate Director, PM Project Manager VP, Account Dir Sr Digital Strategist Sr Copywriter Sr Art Dir
I currently have 6 years experience in a Bank covering Corporate Banking, Corporate Relations and Chief of Staff roles. What KEY IB skills do I need for a move there as a VP I? Valuation skills and Excel mastery?! It would be a Coverage role. Thanks!
On track for promotion to VP this year but mgr is favoring other team members. Hitting a plateau with development opportunities in this role but it has good work life balance. Worth leaving or wait?
Can anyone provide advice on negotiating with JPMC? I’m confused by the lack of transparency into bonus structure and I keep getting stiff armed by the recruiter. This feels like a red flag, I get no answers when I ask what my individual incentive level would be...is this normal? Should I push back before signing? VP level role in technology
What experience with exit opportunities do people have at a middle market TAS practice? Long term want to make it to CFO or VP Finance level. MBA is not currently a possibility.
Anyone work in the turnaround and restructuring practice at Alix? Currently considering the VP role at the firm and want to learn more About day to day, responsibilities, work streams, etc.
Regarding Salary research: aside from glass door and salary.com, are there any good places to research salaries? I have a role that was literally written for me. So not much out there. But wanted to get a bit of a sense on what a VP at a BPO company should make.
My fellow fishes...have an offer from an Investment Management firm as a VP biz transformation...role is based in SG..what should be a fair salary..I have 12 yrs work ex plus MBA
Hi All, have an interview for a market operations analyst role at a SaaS company with the vp of marketing. Anyone know how to prep for the interview? I have a background in tech
I am currently hiring for Analyst – M&A, Analyst – Audit. Associate – M&A. VP – Audit. Marketing Director. Office location, Rockefeller Plaza, New York. If you or anyone you know is interested, let’s connect.
Does anyone know of anywhere still hiring strategists or creative strategists? Or Content writers?
Had a really good networking call with a manager from D who offered to help in the future if possible but didn’t specifically offer to submit a referral. Is it rude to ask since they offered to help?
Poll - how many of us are planning on leaving after busy season? Please state yes or no and your current position. I’ll start... Yes, Audit Senior, leaving ASAP after deadlines pass
Thinking of switching to be a digital analyst. Is this a good career choice? What's the career trajectory in this role? I love both so want to make a move
Switch from one B4 to another as a senior in tax - how long do they give you to get up to speed and get acclimated to the new firm/position?
I have a new manager working with me who is surprisingly not great at the role. We’re in industry and she’s worked at the company for a long time but in a different capacity. (Cont)
I just got an offer for a Pharma role as new SAE - they gave me my asking salary without any negotiation and now I’m wondering if I undersold it. Any Pharma SAEs in NYC willing to share their salaries/years of experience?
Does anyone have tips for growing project management skills? I’ve been staffed for PM roles before but have backed my way out of them because honestly I’m scared. I would like to step up but just don’t feel like I even know how I can upskill and become more confident about the role. Any tips on project management are welcome. 🙏🏻😅
If a recruiter messaged me on Indeed about a position and just left a phone number and email to chat- should I cold call the recruiter , if they haven’t responded to my message expressing interest?
Corporate Strategy, a graveyard for people to get stuck doing projects and analysis that never go anywhere, or a high impact, high prestige role?
Where the hell do we apply after 3 years as tech consultants at a big 4? I feel overqualified for a senior analyst position in the industry, but often times under-qualified for the manager level.
Most important clauses to include in contract when negotiating new job in a senior role. What did you wish you knew to protect yourself? What did you wish you had in writing?
Any PM coming from a design background? Do you miss design craft? Any advice for a fellow designer considering PM role?
2nd year Big 4 consultant interviewing for a 2 year analyst program at a private investment/private equity firm. Role at first will be split 40-40-20 between Operations, Investor Relations, and Investment Team. Being marketed to be as a "rotation" Good exit? Don't want to take PE for the sake of PE, I want it to have legitimately transferable skills in modeling, valuation, investment with MBA almost certain after 2 years. Concerned I'd get "stuck" on portfolio monitoring
What is a reasonable salary for an experienced hire without an MBA at BCG? (4.5 years of experience)
With so many layoffs and the strange uncertainty of this industry right now—is anyone scared to death?
Can someone please provide the highlights of KPMG’s Incentive Compensation Program please for the M and D levels? True that if you start after May 1 you cant participate for that year?
Okay to ask for extension on take home interview exercise if swamped with client work over the weekend?
Got an RFE but interview officer collected my passport and stated I don’t need to present any other forms nor come in again. Something about a formality while changing status from OPT to H1! Any exp?
Accidentally hit this man in the face with my jacket this morning on my flight. Should he request points?
What is the salary / salary progression like at FAANG compared to B4? Is growth following a similar pace or does it tend to be slower in tech?
I have an interview with an early stage healthcare startup next week. What are some important questions to ask and things to consider a that might not come to mind for a later stage company?
Global Entry Question: If I complete my TTP, pay and submit today - how soon can I expect to schedule an interview and complete verification? Note- I’m in India for the next two weeks!
anyone here in the capco dallas office that would be able to give me better insight into the culture, type of projects, and pay?
Can someone give a time sense for an average prep time for CSCP certification versus CPIM? I think CPIM takes much longer but not sure
Hi! Rookie here. Wanted to get thoughts on splitting my salary and send some amount to my wealthfront cash account instead of sending it to traditional bank account.I want to use this savings for(1/2)
Actually how difficult is making the jump from tech to management/strategy firm? Easiest to do after a couple years of experience and MBA?
Fellow 🐠 and 🦈, need advice/witty response ideas to the questions: 1. Are you going through the same thing as what was shown in Indian matchmaking? 2. Why don’t you hire sima aunty to help you? F**k Indian matchmaking!
Had a stop loss of Zoom at $415 which got executed early morning but stock opened at $440 or something ? Any idea what would have happened? I use vanguard and new to trading.
Tips on hair styles/product for long flights to look presentable at the client site? Just cut hair to shoulder length so the low bun doesn’t work anymore!
Does anyone have any advice for the analytics case interview at McKinsey? My interview is Friday and I haven’t started studying and need some direction 🙂