Management Consultant

Recruiter
Harvey Nash
Location
Edinburgh
Posted
10 Jan 2018
Closes
08 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We have a great opportunity for experienced Management Consultants to work with a leading consultancy who support clients within financial services, helping them to adopt Agile values and principles. Day to day you will be responsible in all things Agile and Lean, helping clients in retail banking, capital markets and insurance to adopt scalable Agile into their business- you will be used to terms such as DAD, SAFe and LeSS as well as Scrum and XP. Having acted as a Consultant for a number of years you will have demonstrable experience in delivering projects with minimal but regular guidance from peers and managers, experienced in constructing detailed implementation plans as well as management experience of guiding small groups of support staff and the ability to coach clients. Attributes that will make you successful in this role would include; confidence but not with a big ego, reliable, able to share vulnerabilities and to talk through when things have went wrong, inquisitive and challenging, collaborative and consultative. Agile experience will include; iterative project delivery in Scrum, experience of multiple roles in an Agile team, experience of coaching and workshop facilitation. Experienced in software process improvements. This role requires travel in the UK and Europe but would be expected to have a 60% focus here in Scotland.