Finance Transformation Consultant

Michael Page Consultancy, Strategy and Change
London (Greater)
10 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

My client is looking for Finance Transformation specialists to join their London business

Client Details

In Financial Management we improve the effectiveness and efficiency of the finance function and the value finance functions deliver to the business. We are looking to recruit candidates at Senior Manager and Manager level with skills to support our growth strategy, to work across sectors. My clients' Financial Management practice is a priority area for significant and strategic growth and the National Markets team works with leading UK based organisations across both Corporates (Business to Business (B2B), Business to Customer (B2C)), and Financial Services. As part of this team, you will be working with a broad range of clients from the initial diagnosis of finance functions, through to strategy formulation, analysis and implementation.Working within the Financial Management team will provide an unparalleled opportunity to further experience in target operating model design and implementation, finance transformation, enterprise performance management, process improvement and change management skills, all of which are invaluable in today's market place. Our go to market approach is business-focused and our solutions are developed around client issues.

Specific service offerings are:

  • Integrated Finance Transformation
  • Efficient Finance Operations
  • Effective Performance Management


  • Business development: leading the development of and sustaining relationships both internally and with client management, including leading business development activity (e.g. leading initial client sales conversations, developing, contributing to and presenting proposals/ bids for future work)
  • Engagement delivery: responsibility for leading programmes and projects, with respect to planning, managing and executing the delivery of engagements, including overseeing the writing of client reports and the review and quality assurance of work products.
  • Risk management: identifying and managing risks, engagement assurance and commercial risk management and ensuring the Firm's frameworks are implemented appropriately and effectively
  • People development: leading large teams, identifying team member development needs and accelerating development with particular emphasis on managing and mentoring engagement team members, coaching and skills transfer
  • Practice development: leading the development of processes and initiatives that are key to scaling the business
  • Practice development: taking a lead role in the design and development of thought leadership papers / development of new methodologies


  • Accountancy qualification - ACA, CIMA, ACCA, CIPFA or equivalent
  • A proven track record of leading consulting engagements
  • Excellent project based experience working across several aspects of a finance function (e.g. transaction processing, management reporting, financial accounting, planning, budgeting and forecasting)
  • Strong PowerPoint, Word and Excel skills. Visio skills desirable but not essential
  • Excellent communicator with the personal skills to build strong and lasting internal and client relationships
  • Strong people leader
  • Good knowledge of Finance data, systems and tools.
  • Ability to lead a significant project delivery
  • Able to demonstrate advanced project management with a proven track record in delivering high quality project or workstream outputs
  • Experience of proposal writing and presenting to clients or equivalent

Job Offer

£50,000 - £90,000

+ bonus and benefits

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