Principal Consultant - flexible working | Capability Jane

Principal Consultant - flexible working

Consulting, Education, flexible working, Reading

Our client is a specialist membership consultancy within the education sector. They would like to recruit a Principal Consultant able to deliver work that is implementable and has sustainable benefit and impact. They are interested in...

4-5 days a week - flexibility offered
2018-03-29T01:00:00+01:00
4-5 days a week - flexibility offered | Home based (must be able to travel to Reading)
Up to £80,000 FTE
Ref: JN-032018-2766

Consulting, Education, flexible working, Reading

Our client is a specialist membership consultancy within the education sector. They would like to recruit a Principal Consultant able to deliver work that is implementable and has sustainable benefit and impact. They are interested in people from a range of different backgrounds including commercial consultancy, or the finance or IT sectors. They would also consider candidates who have been a consultant in the academic sector.

Our client operates an agile workforce, working across the UK and is open to flexible working arrangements.  

Key responsibilities of the role are:
 

  • Delivering assignments that have implementable outputs and beneficial outcomes
  • Managing assignments and facilitating good team working
  • Identifying the evolving needs of customers and helping develop and align consultancy services to meet those needs
  • Establishing and sustaining excellent relationships with customers and higher education sector bodies
  • Strengthening and optimising business development and consultancy opportunities
  • Presenting advice and analysis to customers , other clients and the internal team
  • Encouraging collaborative working: the exchange of good practice between customers; the facilitation of good practice workshops and comparative studies
  • Producing guidance and position papers for customers
  • Helping with practice development and informing strategy


Flexibility - 4-5 days a week (some UK travel to meetings) but lots of flexibility
Location - Home based (must be able to get to Reading for meetings)
Salary - £70-80K FTE.