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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Head of Transformation - Private Equity backed business
Company: We have been retained to source a senior leader within a private equity portfolio business in the transportation/logistics sector who have formulated an aggressive growth & value creation agenda including a large-scale, global business transformation. Role: The Head of Transformation will be the key driver ...
ABOUT US The Barton Partnership is a specialist provider of Strategic, Operational and M&A talent both on a permanent and independent consulting basis, in London, Europe and New York. Our clients include FTSE listed and Fortune 500 companies across all sectors/industries; SME’s, Strategic, Innovation & Management Co...
Associate, AVP and VP for growing In-House consulting team at a Tier 1 Universal Bank
COMPANY: We have been mandated to find an Associate and AVP for a Tier 1 universal bank who are currently growing out their dynamic and influential In-House Consulting Team that operates at group level from the Investment Bank to the Wealth Management division. ROLE: This well-established unit advises the bank’s ExC...
Senior Strategy and M&A Manager
£100,000 - £110,000 + Bonus + Stock Options
Company: Our client is an international telecommunications provider and one of the most acquisitive players within the market. As the market prepares to change in light of new 5G developments, this business is looking to increase it’s B2B telecommunications revenue streams given the higher predicted growth in this f...