Managing Consultant – IT Strategy – Financial Services

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Location

London

About Us

Who you’ll be working with
Capgemini Consulting is the global strategy and transformation consulting organisation of the Capgemini Group, specialising in advising and supporting enterprises through significant transformation, from innovative strategy to execution and with an unstinting focus on results. With the new digital economy creating significant disruptions and opportunities, our global team of over 3,600 talented individuals work with leading companies and governments to master Digital Transformation, drawing on our understanding of the digital economy and our leadership in business transformation and organisational change.

Main Purpose Of Role

The focus of your role
The Business and Technology Innovation practice is one of the leading Business IT Services teams in the UK and Europe. Our high calibre management consultants deliver profitable outcomes in business technology environments, working in a collaborative way with major FTSE 100 and Government clients to achieve their strategic goals effectively.

You will help our clients within the Financial Services industry understand the impact of leading edge business technologies, and help them put in place new delivery organisations. Your focus will be finding ways for our clients to seize new opportunities and generate revenues from latest technology developments. At the same time you will help our clients shape their delivery teams to simplify and industrialise, as they shift from old world to new world technology architectures. This is a time of intense change in Financial Services and you will be leading and shaping those changes.

Key Responsibilities

What you’ll do
As a Managing Consultant, you’ll have a strong desire to be part of, and contribute to, the growth and success of a top-tier Consulting practice, contributing to our offers, knowledge and overall strategic goals. You’ll be responsible for Consulting sales in excess of £500,000 per annum.

Your key role as a Managing Consultant will be to lead consulting programmes and projects, managing one or more teams of consultants and multiple work-streams. Our Consulting projects range from short strategy assignments to multi-year transformation programmes. Examples of short strategy assignments include advising our clients on how to accelerate their move to Cloud, whilst banking the benefits and minimising business and regulatory risks, or how to transition from traditional waterfall development to DevOps and Agile at Scale. You could be part of a complex multi-year transformation programme, designing and implementing a new Cloud-ready organisation, a digital delivery centre or an accelerated process for selecting and implementing cloud-based SaaS solutions.

Skills and Experience

What you’ll bring
Experience:
You’ll bring experience in transforming business through enabling technology and transforming the way clients operate. Confident at working in a technology-driven environment, you’ll bring the following experience:

• Proven skills and experience at delivering and leading management consultancy projects within the Financial Services sector.
• Specifically, you’ll also bring experience in at least two of the following:
• IT Advisory: IT strategy, IT operating model design and IT transformation.
• IT Operations: Infrastructure transformation, service management, service integration, digital infrastructure readiness, digital workplace transformation, sourcing and vendor management.
• Digital Transformation: Digital delivery centres, customer journeys, digital product development and deployment.
• Cloud Adoption: cloud strategy and roadmap, cloud architecture, cloud partner management, SaaS selection, workload migration to cloud and building the cloud-ready organisation.
• Technology-Enabled Business Transformation: Transformational programme design and delivery, IT work-stream leadership of large transformation programmes, Programme Management Office (PMO) deployment.
• Innovation and CTO: Ideation, prototyping, incubation, exploitation, technology leadership and roadmaps, insight and data architectures, tools and techniques.
• Enterprise Architecture: Architecture maturity analysis, architecture development, architecture methods and tools, Design Authority set up.

Personal Profile

Personal attributes:
You’ll be keen to work within an ambitious Consulting environment, where you’ll want to contribute to our growth and success by contributing to our offers, our knowledge and our overall strategic goals. Our business culture is collaborative and supportive – we place a large emphasis on developing the careers of our team and supporting each other across the Practice, where team players bring a passion for transforming business through enabling technology. You’ll also bring excellent communication skills and the confidence to influence senior stakeholders.

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