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Management Consultant – March 2016

Opportunity to join a growing boutique management consultancy, with an enviable reputation and senior level client base.

About us

Catalyze is a Strategy Consultancy headquartered in the UK with offices in New Zealand and US. We specialise in helping our clients make the right strategic decisions. We are experts in strategy, decision-making tools and methodologies, portfolio prioritisation and delivery, understanding and using data and engaging people. We use this expertise to create, execute and embed decision-making processes that deliver results.

The opportunity

We are looking for a Management Consultant to join our UK team. This is an excellent opportunity to develop your expertise and career as an integral part of a small, agile and growing business.
You will work with our consultants and clients at a senior level on a number of projects. The initial focus will be portfolio prioritisation and balancing within Defence in the UK.
Your role will include:

  • Designing and delivering portfolio prioritisation and definition processes
  • Organisation maturity and requirement assessments
  • Running meetings and small workshops to, for example, understand and design business processes, capture requirements, identify and explore options
  • Collating, analysing and interpreting data
  • Developing Excel workbooks to support data analysis
  • Producing internal and external presentations and reports to summarise process, findings, recommendations and/or decision analysis results

We value our employees and we believe in building an individual’s capabilities and strengths to help them reach their and our full potential. Training will be provided where necessary.

The UK office is based just outside Winchester. Initial clients will be based around key UK Defence establishments in the south of England.

A competitive package will be offered, based on your experience.

About you

For this role we would look for the following:

  • At least 5 years Management Consulting experience
  • Ability to work at senior to junior levels within organisations
  • Strong analytical competence and background
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Strong organisational and time management skills, with the ability to multi-task and prioritise your workload
  • Demonstrable advanced Excel skills to help analyse and visualise quantitative data
  • A positive and flexible approach to your work
  • A relevant degree, such as a business, numerical or technical subject

Experience in one or more of the following is desirable:

  • Working in Defence, especially understanding the delegated operating model across the enterprise
  • Implementation of P3M
  • Portfolio management and prioritisation
  • Decision analysis techniques
  • VBA within Excel to build and configure Excel applications
  • Recent defence Security Clearance (SC).

How to apply

To apply by email to this position, please send your CV and covering letter to Amber Morgan,

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