Transformation Consultant Edinburgh based Competitive salary and benefits
Combining their delivery, technical and consulting expertise, ESS Recruits client have initiated over 1bn of Cloud and Software business transformation projects in the last year. Typically, their work in the Cloud and SaaS space ranges from rapid business assessment, accelerated roadmap to delivery, operational change and strategic planning. The projects are at enterprise level and range from developing a pragmatic strategy approach to Cloud and SaaS adoption, designing and providing assurance and alignment to solutions, maximising the business benefits of transformation, delivering cloud, SaaS solutions and many more.
Reporting to the Head of Projects and Consulting, the Transformation Consultant will engage and advise clients on the delivery of cloud and SaaS business transformation programmes. Within the business you will provide a key link; having established yourself as a trusted advisor to the client, you will then hand-off to the transformation project managers for end-to-end delivery of the agreed overall business improvement and growth opportunities, and overall business improvement.
Key responsibilities include:
Client preparation, readiness and engagement Workshop facilitation Business case and Strategy development Report preparation, review and publication Technology migration planning Desired Skills and Experience:
As a Transformation Consultant, you will ideally come from a business and technology background having been involved in technology focused business solutions and delivery. You will ideally display:
An analytical nature with the ability to solve business issues Experience as part of a consulting team and with consulting, business analysis and process mapping skills that include c-level facilitation and business case development. Technical aptitude and a high degree of self- motivation to train and achieve recognised industry standards Strong communication, presentation and business writing skills along with the ability to manage and build strong relationships both within DSA and the clients Broad knowledge of the major cloud vendors Cloud and SaaS Transformation experience Flexibility to travel up to 50% at times and work in other locations. As a candidate, you will be educated to degree level in a business, technical or computing/IT discipline. You will have an understanding of project management methodologies such as Prince 2, Agile or APM. Ideally, you will have proven experience of delivering business transformation, cloud computing or IT business change projects internally and/or in a customer facing or consulting environment.
To apply for this position, please contact our recruitment partner Angelique at ESS Recruit (url removed)