Consulting - Managed Services - Senior Consultant (Cloud Engineering | AWS, GCP, Azure)

  • Deloitte
  • Midrand, South Africa
  • 17/11/2021
Full time

Description

Main Purpose of Job 

Senior Consultants perform detailed, quantitative analysis work associated with developing meaningful insights to address our Clients’ biggest challenges.

Responsibilities typical of a Senior Consultant on one of these projects could include:

Strategic Impact

  • Support the Engagement Manager in delivery of engagement / project, in specific area of competency; 
  • Raise issues with manager as identified in area of focus that may affect the quality of delivery or timelines of the engagement 
  • Identify opportunities for follow-on work and work with management to win the business
  • Assist in development of client presentations / discussion documentation
  • Actively build business relationships that generate leads
  • Gather information to understand broader offerings of Deloitte and seek opportunities for cross-selling
  • Raise solutions to address issues in area of expertise that may enhance / renew service offerings to client

Client Impact: External / Internal:

  • Communicate regularly with both Engagement Manager and client to meet deliverable expectations in specific area of expertise
  • Develop productive working relationships with client staff

Operational Effectiveness:

  • Proactively identify client needs and problem technical issues that arise and propose resolutions to address these
  • Manage risk in area of engagement in alignment with Deloitte policies 
  • Consistently review and analyse accuracy and quality of own  deliverables
  • Maintain clear communication channels with engagement team members on work status

Development/Growth of Team:

  • Share expertise and knowledge with team members and assist where possible to ensure quality and timeous delivery of work
  • Mentor junior members of the team
  • Maintain own development and knowledge in specialized area 

Budgets/Profitability:

  • Maintain quality and timeous delivery as per SLA

Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications and Experience Required 

  • Bachelors Degree in related field 
  • 4 years relevant working experience
  • 3 years in a client facing role

Leadership capabilities

  • Living our Purpose - Identifies and embraces our purpose and values and puts these into practice in their professional life
  • Influence - Builds relationships and communicates effectively in order to positively influence peers and other stakeholders
  • Performance drive - Seeks opportunities to challenge self; teams with others across businesses and borders to deliver and takes accountability for own and team results
  • Strategic direction - Understands objectives for clients and Deloitte, aligns own work to objectives and sets personal priorities
  • Talent development - Develops self by actively seeking opportunities for growth, shares knowledge and experiences with others, and acts as a strong brand ambassador

Professional Capabilities

  • Delivery Excellence - Ability to produce a high quality work product and collaborate with others to deliver a superior client experience
  • Knows the Business and Sector - Ability to understand how business functions operate and how sector trends impact a client’s business
  • Analytical Thinking & Problem Solving - Ability to select appropriate methods for collecting and analyzing data, and develop informed recommendations that shape or support the client’s business strategy
  • Financial Acumen - Ability to incorporate financial information when evaluating strategic options
  • Executive Presence - Ability to deliver key messages with clarity, confidence and poise to instill confidence in clients
  • Logical Structuring - Ability to organize insights and define a logical flow to tell a story when presenting recommendations
  • Global Mindset - Ability to apply a global and diverse perspective to problem solving
  • Business-Technology Acumen - Ability to address client business challenges in the intersection of process and technology

Additional Information

Please note that this job advertisement provides a summary of the capabilities required and all candidates shortlisted will receive a full list of capabilities.

We do not ask for any fees (refundable or non-refundable) at any stage of the job application and or recruitment process. We, therefore, appeal to job seekers not to respond to any such requests.

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