Consultant - Service and Applications Consultant - Retail / FMCG / Healthcare - £50K

Recruiter
INTEC SELECT LIMITED
Location
London (Central)
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
16 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Consultant - Service and Applications Consultant - £50K

An excellent opportunity has arisen with a global brand who are recruiting for a Consultant to help in the successful deployment of the solutions, and to assist in the development and maintenance of these products and services.

Requirements of the Consultant:

  • To be the technical expert in one or more areas of system / applications.

  • Take a technical lead role in UK projects and on-going activities based on the key deliverables of the UK strategic and operational plans.

  • Participate in research, keep up-to date with business practices, target markets and new technologies/solutions.

  • Provide 2nd line technical support.

  • Provide technical expertise to the development and management of products & services via projects.

  • Provide technical expertise into the Global Standards Management Process (GSMP).

  • To develop application based implementation guidelines and other documentation in relation to specific projects and industry deployments.

  • To facilitate working groups and liaise with other relevant organisations inc GSMP.

  • To liaise with and (where appropriate) leverage the work of the global organisation, member organisations, other standards and industry bodies and solution providers.

  • Support Training Business - providing content and supporting delivery.

  • Facilitation of industry workshops supporting the delivery.

  • Provides education and evangelism of services offerings both internally and externally. Include attending and presenting at conferences, industry forums and workshops.

  • Demonstrated expertise in understanding customer requirements and proposing compelling solutions.

  • To carry out other duties as agreed with the Head of Standards and Consulting.

Requirements of the Consultant:

  • Substantial experience working in the Retail and/or Healthcare sector

  • Inherent logical analytical skills and an aptitude for absorbing and using technical knowledge

  • Experience with master data management or standards

  • Customer focused with the ability to form working relationships with members, industry representatives and key stakeholders

  • Customer facing - Pre-Sales, Project Scope, Proposal Negotiation, Resource Management, etc.

  • Demonstrated expertise in understanding customer requirements and proposing compelling solutions

  • Experience in managing relationships in order to understand requirements and to deliver solutions via people, processes and technology

  • Effective negotiator; able to stand up and work closely with strong personalities and manage strategic partner relationships involving many diverse parties and personalities

  • Flexible approach to working enviorment and location with the ability to work on own initiative or co-operatively in teams

  • Excellent planning, time management and organisational skills and the ability to set deadlines and targets and meet them

  • Strong presentation skills with demonstrated ability to deliver charismatic and compelling presentations.

  • Highly motivated and innovative individual, tackles assignments with enthusiasm and commitment

  • Strives to obtain further learning and relevant qualifications to support personal aspirations and work objectives

  • Experience in managing relationships in order to understand requirements and to deliver solutions via people, processes and technology

  • Project leadership/management experience

  • Excellent skills in organising, chairing meetings and workshops