Changing the way in which a business operates can entail all sorts of things. In some instances, it will simply be about transforming the way in which the business approaches a certain thing, be it operational improvement, digital, change management, finance, product pricing, sales and technology and development.
The need for this type of job role suggests there is something wrong and the owners of the business know it. That’s why they’re looking for talented and experienced professionals like you to go in and implement business change from top to bottom.
If that sounds challenging, that’s because it is. Transformation Directors, Senior Managers and Consultants often have big tasks on their hands. They have to familiarise themselves with the company they’re working for, identify areas of weakness, and then put plans in place that can address deficiencies in an adequate way. Of course, change programmes come in all shapes and sizes, but to land a job in this field you have to show that you’re proactive and flexible, as well as being full of ideas.
What does a Transformation Consultant do?
Part of the job might involve optimising existing structures and practices. These days, businesses need to be efficient, so streamlining processes and removing waste is really important. You have to have a sharp eye for detail and an eagerness to implement transformation programme improvements if you’re going to do all of this successfully. Excellent project management abilities and digital proficiency will probably be essential in most instances, so your skills in these areas should be sharp and up to date.
The Barton Partnership works with the leading Fortune 500 and FTSE public listed companies across all locations and sectors sourcing the best candidates for permanent roles and providing consultants for projects.
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COMPANY: I am currently working with a leading Global infrastructure business that focuses on keeping business critical technologies running 24/7. The EMEA business is currently going through a large growth phase with the plan to IPO later this year. Based in Central London, this position reports to the EMEA Chief o...
Denmark and wider Europe
COMPANY: Our client is a Private Equity backed €2bn+ Revenue Hi-Tech Technology Manufacturer that is set to go through an ambitious multi-lever Transformation Plan. A Transformation Manager is required to work alongside the CEO, CTO and management team to help develop Value Creation initiatives, lead current/new pro...
COMPANY: My client is a leading company in the global pharmaceutical industry and now the European number one in their area of expertise. They have recently been acquired by a leading pan-European investment firm, who are initiating the key phases of the value creation and M&A growth plan aligned to a potential IPO/...
Chief Transformation Officer
United Kingdom (outside London)
COMPANY: We are supporting a leading global Private Equity fund and one of their recently acquired businesses. The business is one of the fastest growing in the medical devices sector and are entering the next key growth phase. The investors are working with existing management, as well as making some key appointmen...
Head of Transformation
COMPANY: We are currently supporting a leading European retail business (€700m+ turnover), recently acquired by a mid-market Private Equity fund (€12bn AUM) with a strong track record of consumer investments spanning 20 years and 10+ retail assets. With the transaction closing in May 2019, we are at a pivotal moment...
PE Portco Transformation Manager - Manchester
COMPANY: I am currently working with the blue-chip asset of a leading global Private Equity fund, based in Manchester/Wolverhampton. A pan-European diversified industrial supply and distribution business, they continue to use a range of innovative and technological practices, focused on operational growth and enteri...
Sales Force Effectiveness and Transformation Manager/Senior Manager (French Native)
COMPANY: My client is a recently acquired global portfolio company of a leading Private Equity fund who have been undergoing an exciting period of growth and change. The Group has been undergoing a major transformation, particularly in France (one of the largest in terms of sales). ROLE: The Analytics and Transforma...
COMPANY: The Barton Partnership is a specialist provider of Strategic, Operational and M&A talent on an independent consulting basis, throughout London and Europe. Having been operating in this space for 4 years, we have sourced for 500 projects across a range of industries. Our clients include FTSE listed and Fortu...
Graduate Research Consultant
London / Paris / New York
The Global Research Team is comprised of promising graduate level talent, with a strong track record of individuals progressing into revenue generating roles across all levels of the business. What will you be doing? Supporting Consultants to deliver on specific search mandates Identifying and engaging with prospect...
Senior Strategy Consultant (FS)
COMPANY: Our client is a global strategy consulting firm that is expanding its presence in Greater China and South East Asia regions. With strong leadership, the firm is growing their Financial Services practice. Therefore looking for to experienced top-tier consulting talent. ROLE: The Senior Consultant at the firm...