Consultant

Remote and London HQ

Consultant role: Can you bring strong analytical and conceptual problem solving skills to the team together with a passion for improving health and care?

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CF (Carnall Farrar)

A management consultancy & analytics company dedicated to improving healthcare

50 - 75
Role Location London
Client Facing Regularly

Responsibilities

Problem-solving

  • Independently structure and carry out analysis within a specific workstream end-to-end
  • Make use of storyline and draft documents to drive problem solving
  • Synthesise information and create high-quality visual material
  • Ability to research independently using multiple methods
  • Plan elements of problem-solving meetings covering own workstream to make the best use of Partner time
  • Participate effectively in internal meetings discussing own workstream and the whole project

Managing delivery

  • Consistently deliver high quality, client-ready end products to agreed timeframes with minimal correction required
  • Be fully aware of deadlines for own work and for rest of the team and deliver against these
  • Know when and how to effectively flag concerns or issues in delivery
  • Prepare documents for client meetings and internal and external meetings
  • Develop and manage work plan for a workstream independently

Change leadership

  • Develop an awareness of the impact a change has on leaders and organisations identifying possible options for supporting and mitigating any adverse consequences on a project
  • Support the planning and facilitation of focus groups and workshops
  • Is aware of key blockers to effective change and supports the effective use of evidence to facilitate benefits realisation

Business focus

  • Build constructive relationships with client peers
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the client’s business
  • Identify new opportunities with existing clients
  • Take responsibility for one area of corporate development

Communication

  • Participate effectively in client meetings paying attention to objectives, time management and meeting dynamics
  • Independently lead interviews and meetings with 1-2 clients
  • Clearly present and communicate findings in a range of media as highly polished end products
  • Independently produce chapters of story or document and contribute to the management of producing full documents

Skills and knowledge

  • Develop an understanding of healthcare and public services
  • Master use of tools effectively (PowerPoint, Word, Excel) to clearly present and communicate findings
  • Contribute to the effective management of knowledge in the organisation

Teamwork

  • Ability to work on own and contribute effectively in a team
  • Help make the most effective use of Partners to benefit client and team
  • Work with Managers and Principals to plan activities and flag any issues proactively
  • Coach Analysts providing effective feedback (e.g. Problem solving, communications, management, client)

Supporting our values

  • Motivated to succeed
  • Demonstrate drive to make a difference and develop self
  • Demonstrate courage, integrity and resilience at all times

Requirements

  • 2-3 years’ experience as a consultant in a leading firm or relevant experience within the NHS
  • Demonstrate strong analytical and conceptual problem-solving skills
  • Produce high-quality end work delivered on sound analysis
  • Strong communication skills whereby you can communicate key messages to clients and Partners
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Typically 3 interview stages

Essential Skills

Problem Solving Data Analytics MS Excel MS Office Highly Numerical Strategic thinker Stakeholder Management Project Management Financial Modelling Communication Skills

We’d love it if you had

Tableau Advanced Excel

Benefits

  • Competitive salary and 30% annual bonus
  • Pension
  • Structured training and development (internal and external)
  • Opportunity for progression to Manager on merit
  • Work with exceptional and experienced senior leaders
  • Ride to work scheme
  • Childcare vouchers

Employee Passions

We’re embracing technology-led approaches to health and care We’re driving ever-closer connections between care systems and communities We’re connecting ground-breaking life sciences organisations to health systems We’re using our analytics function to lead the way in delivering data-led insights for effective population health management


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