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.
Please feel free to contact us today to discuss career opportunities. Alternatively, view our Transformation jobs in London or scroll below to view our latest jobs and apply today.
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/...
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...
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
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...
Principal Consultant - Internal Strategy
Competitive Compensation and Bonus
COMPANY: Our client is a global financial services organization and provider of investment banking and investment management services. The company is based in 25 countries, and employs approximately 15,000 people globally. Their diverse portfolio of products and businesses enables the organization to capitalize as g...
Strategic Business Controller
COMPANY: A globally recognized F&B group that is known for their numerous local, regional, and global brands. ROLE: This role is a chief of staff to the regional senior management in APAC. Aside from playing significant role in crafting mid-long term strategies for the region, this role will manage M&A and transform...
Junior Operating Partner
COMPANY: I am working with a leading Pan-African Private Equity firm with a strong local knowledge and an established track record of investing in Africa. Managing 1.5bn USD of assets across three private equity funds, the operational team is looking for someone to manage their latest investments in Morocco. ROLE: I...