Business Manager

Based in the London office and reporting to the Group Operations Manager, the role has responsibility for overseeing the successful delivery of operational projects that help provide efficiency and scale to the business and support the operational foundation of the global business. Our client is looking for someone with a solid 6 years’ + experience in a 'Big4' or other reputable consulting business. You need to be able to influence change and people and be able to take deliverables 80% of the way. The role is 100% office based. 

Your main responsibilities will include planning and coordinating projects from initiation to delivery, managing resources, suppliers, and budgets to achieve the desired outcomes, overseeing and managing all aspects related to the operation and management of three office premises, supporting the Consultants and Analysts in client engagement by ensuring the infrastructure is suitable and providing day-to-day administrative support in a professional and timely manner and establishing project plans, tasks, resources, and ownership to ensure project timelines are met. You’ll also be coordinating the provision of services from external IT support and serve as the key internal resource for all matters related to IT and telecommunications, collaborating with the HR department to ensure the hiring plans align with the business needs and ensuring compliance with operational policies and procedures.

Experience / Characteristics:

  • 6+ years’ experience directly managing projects.
  • High attention to detail.
  • Able to take responsibility for effective and timely delivery of high quality, complex work.
  • Able to manage and resolve risks, escalating when necessary.
  • Able to build and maintain effective working relationships; readily taking the initiative to ensure flexible and collaborative working between colleagues.
  • Highly organised and articulate with excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Flexible, resilient and ‘can-do’ attitude.
  • Resourceful with excellent problem solving skills.
  • Competent in the use of Microsoft products.

If you are a proactive, detail-oriented professional with a strong track record in project management, apply today!