Lead Consultant - Manchester - £45-60k

Adria Solutions Ltd
18 May 2017
17 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Lead Consultant - South Manchester - £45-60k

My client based near Manchester is currently recruiting for a Lead Consultant to join their growing team.

My client would be looking for a candidate with excellent communication skills and technical ability to take part throughout the full project lifecycle.

The Lead Consultant will be responsible for speaking with clients and finding out their requirement, you will have to understand exactly what the client needs and be able to create a solution. The Lead Consultant will be responsible for liaising with the client throughout the entire process.

Following this, the Lead Consultant will create a Requirement Document and present this back to your team of Consultants. You will manage your team to create an effective solution and finally deliver the system back to the client.

The successful applicant would therefore have to have a solid technical understanding across a range of technologies including SQL.

My client is looking for a candidate with a Project Management qualification and a minimum of 3 years' experience in a similar role.

You will be working in an Agile environment.

Essential Skills:

*Expertise in MS SQL server, MS Windows O/S environments.
*Has proven track record of success in a relevant field
*Has effectively managed financial and operational budgets within internal/external timescales
*Possesses formal project management qualifications
*Minimum of 3+ years' experience in lead consultancy role
*The ability to think strategically and proactively
*Must be comfortable operating at senior management level and interacting with other senior representatives (internal or external) and stakeholders
*Expertise in all aspects of operational management, including planning, project management and problem solving
*Excellent communication, interpersonal and organisational skills
*Ability and track record of working as part of a busy team and working effectively under pressure to tight deadlines
*Accuracy and attention to detail
*Strong organisational and customer service skills
*Excellent independent and team time management skills
*To scope projects and drive teams to deliver on time and within budget.
*The talent to lead projects, others and to work independently
*A team player with a positive, solution focused approach
*Flexible and reliable
*Committed and enthusiastic
*Is able to inspire others, must enjoy working with people and be customer focused
*Flexible approach to work
*Exceptional interpersonal skills
*The capacity to travel away from base on occasion

Desirable Skills:

*Educated to Degree level or equivalent
*Excellent knowledge of industry standards e.g. ITIL/ISO
*Full valid driver's licence
*Willing to work outside normal office hours

Lead Consultant - South Manchester - £45-60k

If this sounds of interest to you and you would be interested in finding out more then please either send an up to date copy of your CV to or call .

Lead Consultant - South Manchester - £45-60k