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.
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Transformation Project Lead
COMPANY: Our client is a global market leader (€7bn+ Revenue) that has embarked on a transversal Transformation into Digitally-focused Services business. We are working with a Board-Level Chief Transformation Officer (a former Tier-1 Consulting Principal) to build a high-impact team encompassing Value Creation, Proj...
COMPANY Our client is the leading MNC tech manufacturer, with a broad range of hardware and software products that reach millions of customers each year, and a revenue of billions. They hire a select few of the brightest consultants for their internal consulting team that tackle broad range of operations strategy pr...
Portfolio Manager (6 – 12 Month Contractor Role)
COMPANY Our client is a multinational banking and financial services corporation. Its primary businesses are retail, corporate and commercial banking – covering a number of business lines across a range of European countries. ROLE Working in the Transformation Office on a number of initiatives incorporating bank-wid...
Strategy & Business Development Manager
COMPANY: A recent comer to the cosmetics industry, the company is growing rapidly, especially in Asia. This is a great opportunity to become a part of an experienced and a lean management team, and significantly grow the high quality product line throughout the APAC region. ROLE: Managing both strategy and business ...