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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PE Portco Transformation Manger - Services/ Distribution Business
COMPANY: I am currently working with the blue-chip asset of a leading global Private Equity fund, based in Central London. A pan-European diversified industrial supply and ditribution business, they continue to use a rane of innovative and technological practices, focused on operational growth and entering new cust...
EMEA Healthcare & Life Sciences Recruitment Consultant
£30-40k OTE £80+
The Barton Partnership was established in 2007 as a niche, executive recruitment firm providing permanent recruitment and independent consulting support in Strategy & M&A , Data & Analytics, and Transformation & Change in London, New York, Europe and Asia. Our clients include globally listed companies across all sec...
Commercial Excellence Director
COMPANY: We have been retained by a global tier one Private Equity house to source a Director of Commercial Excellence for one of their flagship investments. The business operates in the Media sector and has revenues over $3bn. The role makes up a key lever of the value creation plan, and has been created to own an...