Senior Consultant or Manager

Recruiter
Harwell Management
Location
London, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
16 Sep 2019
Closes
02 Oct 2019
Ref
1200728049
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our services cover::
  • TOM, Organisation
  • Risk & Quant Management
  • Compliance, Internal Audit, Controls & Reporting, Regulatory change management
  • Operation Transformation
  • Digital Transformation


Overview of role

Working for our clients, involvement in a range of consultancy assignments and other activities which may include:

Strategy:
  • Using strategy formation approaches to facilitate the definition of business strategies through working with relevant business stakeholders.
  • Research initiated to address gaps in knowledge relating to a specific business issue


Operating Models:
  • The creation of Target Operating Models (TOMs) for discrete business domains and functions


Project Management and Business Analysis
  • Actively managing the delivery of change programmes and portfolios (according to seniority and experience)
  • Developing a comprehensive understanding of the client's strategic direction, issues and project goals
  • Driving consistency in operations, measuring progress against goals, preparing or facilitating client meetings and workshops, creating business updates / reviews, conducting quarterly and annual planning
  • Developing and helping evaluate procedures, controls, user requirements, and functional specifications
  • Assisting in documenting, evaluating and translating business architectures and needs into technology options and technical architectures
  • Conduct market / client / industry data gathering research and analysis
  • Creating high quality presentations / reports to effectively communicate project findings


Responsibilities of the role

The role will involve:
  • Delivery of consulting assignments, under the supervision of a more senior member of the team
  • Build positive relationships with some senior stakeholders within the organisation
  • Operating as a positive role model for the rest of the consultancy team through their attitude and contribution to the team
  • Contributing to service proposition design, business development work and thought leadership
  • Challenging conventional wisdom and freely expressing their own opinion


The Manager role also involves:
  • Leading some consultancy assignments following established best practice
  • Undertaking line management for other member of the business consultancy team
  • Managing RFPs, presentations & proposals to clients
  • Develop knowledge management of the firm
  • Find new prospects, transform them into clients and develop client portfolio
  • Manage people and their career


Overview of the skills required
  • Self starter with ability to prioritise and manage own activities in the best interests of the organisation
  • Recognized expertise in the financial sector and knowledge of the banking sector
  • Collaborative team player who will want to succeed as part of a high performing team
  • Understanding of consultancy skills and best practice, gained through experience of working in, or interacting closely with, a consultancy environment, including;
  • Experience of using, developing and adapting key tools, techniques and types of work a consultancy would undertake
  • Deep and demonstrable experience of Project Management/Business analysis within highly complex, matrixed environments
  • Demonstrable experience of working on and running large scale, critical business change projects and programmes and/ or broad experience in delivering corporate change programmes
  • Cross border / multi geography project delivery experience
  • Experience of stakeholder management
  • An understanding of change management disciplines, processes and tools, including:

o planning and progress tracking mechanisms

o effective means of monitoring and managing issues, risks and dependencies

o strong reporting skills

Qualifications Required
  • A first degree and or a Master Degree in Business/ Finance or related discipline


Details:

Salary : £50,000-£75,000 depending on experience
Closing Date for applications : 31st of January 2019
Location : Central London
Please contact : ukapplication@harwell-management.com

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