Head of consulting
Are you a dynamic and experienced consultant within the IT sector looking for a new and exciting role?
If so, we are working with an innovative software engineering company that provide enterprise and solution architecture, design and consultancy services who have an impressive portfolio of clients across industries including Financial services, Government and retail. They are now recruiting for a Head of Consulting to be part of their continued growth.
The Head of Consulting will manage, lead and continue to build their team of consultants, present and negotiate at all levels of a business, covering C-level executives through to line of business staff. In addition the role includes, but is not limited to:
- Defining team skills requirements, assuring availability and team structure
- Managing budgets, reporting, work stream design, planning and tracking
- Conflict resolution and stakeholder management
- Prepare and proactively manage comprehensive project, quality and risk plans
- Champion the company and their values when representing them to a client
The ideal candidate will have an expert knowledge of development life cycles including agile and waterfall delivery, alongside relevant project management methodologies. Experience in financial forecasting and budget management is a must along with excellent presentation and written communication skills. You will have previously mentored or managed a high performance IT team and will have experience in business and technical consulting, bid responses and C level negotiation.
Do you have demonstrable experience in managing a consulting team?
Do you have proven experience in delivering large software projects from inception to completion?
Are you comfortable in a role which may require significant travel?
Salary: £60k - £80k depending on experience plus benefits package
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