Management Consultant

Recruiter
REED Talent Solutions
Location
Bristol, Avon
Salary
£85,000 per annum
Posted
19 May 2019
Closes
02 Jun 2019
Ref
1143454108
Position/Level
Professional / Specialist
Responsibilities
Analyst
Sector
Other
Contract Type
Permanent
Language
English
The organisation

Technologically driven, the organisation are forward thinking and innovative in their approach to provide the best quality consultancy service to their defence related client base. Consisting of expert innovative thinkers the ethos and goal of the company is to facilitate implementation and development of breakthrough-technologies. This opportunity offers limitless opportunity to grow and develop with access to a global network of FTSE 100 and Furtune 500 clients.

Role responsibilitiesAny eligible candidate is expected to have led work-streams developing innovative propositions relative to the following types of assignments:

• Business case & strategy development
• Developing sourcing strategies and leading procurement projects for Managed Network services
• Network planning design and operations
• Vendor management, network service design, development and management
• Network delivery and operations
• OSS and BSS strategy and implementation

Key Duties:
• Develop commercially viable propositions and be confident taking them to market
• Design, deliver and lead large scale and complex projects
• Work within mixed consulting and client teams, planning, managing and delivering work
• Develop strategic client relationships, working at the senior levels on high profile work to tight timescales
• Managing project teams (2-10 people) whilst still being actively involved and taking ownership of delivery
• Responsible for quality, profit and project planning
• Be highly customer focused which will involve regular client visits across the South West defence community
• Be part of the thought leadership team at PDE and attend meetings/sessions/client tours based at our Melbourn Global Technology and Innovation Centre.

Candidates must have strong interpersonal skills, be customer-focused and be willing to travel on business. In the majority of cases assignments will be in the UK and Europe (predominantly the South West). All candidates must be able to demonstrate successful business development skills within the professional services industry

What we are looking for

• Strong technical background in electronics/mechanical engineering, networks and IoT.
• Proven background delivering technical projects within the defence/security industry.
• Security vetted to either SC / DV level.
• Proven record of career progression and the potential and motivation to develop your career in this field.
• Aware of the commercial relaties when delivering major programmes.
• Ability to utilise technical expertise, excellent interpersonal skills, and commercial acumen to understand requirements, formulate and deliver creative solutions to client issues.
• Based in South West to allow frequent travel to client sites.

If working on technically challenging projects that have huge real-world effect is something you relish then this is an exciting opportunity to have an impact on innovation within the public sector. This role would best suit strong candidates with contemporary experience in D&S that are seeking to enter a technical route as oppose to PM or a strategy path.

If interested please get in touch - phil.bearpark@reedglobal.com or call on 03300 585 701

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