Consultant / Senior Consultant | Project Management 

About the Role

We provide our clients with a comprehensive view of strategic communications that leverages our integrated suite of services, including financial communications, corporate reputation, transaction communications and public affairs in all the major markets around the world.

The Strategic Communications practice of FTI Consulting is one of the world's most highly regarded communications consultancies. We offer a broad base of disciplines across a variety of specialist sectors including financial services, retail and consumer, natural resources, energy, public affairs, real estate, professional services, technology media telecoms (TMT), healthcare and life sciences. We serve as trusted advisors to management teams and Boards of Directors seeking to seize opportunities, manage crises, navigate market disruptions, articulate their brand, stake a competitive position, and preserve their permission to operate.

Our data science and analytics group is seeking an entrepreneurial and creative (Senior) Consultant, Project Management. The (Senior) Consultant, Project Management will work in close collaboration with the Head of Data & Analytics to manage workflows, plan capacities, and support practice and product commercials. The successful candidate will be responsible for optimising staffing, matching skill sets with projects, and ensuring quality standards and business requirements are met. They will also partner with the various project teams to manage financial health on projects. 

What You'll Do 

  • Be the first port of call for internal team members regarding data & analytics needs
  • Support analytics projects from the research design over execution to feedback and learnings
  • Track the group’s financial health and aid in forecasting 
  • Manage the execution of various types of analytics projects in parallel 
  • Implement processes for effective and efficient project management 
  • Allocate and redistribute resources to deliver projects on time and on budgets
  • Draft and manage scopes of work 
  • Scope and track budgets and timelines, present status updates and anticipate risks 
  • Liaise with external vendors 
  • Demonstrates a high level of integrity and asks the necessary questions to manage firm and client data responsibly
  • Understands FTI’s values, Code of Ethics and the Strategic Communications Rules of Practice and demonstrates a strong commitment to applying these concepts in daily interactions with colleagues and clients. (Additional information about FTI’s values, Code of Ethics and the Strategic Communications Rules of Practice can be accessed here.) 

How You'll Grow

FTI Consulting can offers excellent training (internal and external) and career development opportunities, a supportive and friendly environment and the opportunity to achieve your potential.

Qualifications and Experience 

Basic Qualifications

  • Strong understanding of project management methodologies
  • Expertise in project management and workflow tools 
  • Experience in working with different kinds of people across hierarchy levels, backgrounds, and expertise areas
  • Ability to generate trust in your skills and effectiveness   
  • Clear grasp of projects containing different types of deliverables in analytics 
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills 
  • Appetite for learning 
  • Ability to work with a geographically dispersed team 
  • Capability to work with other subject matter experts on joint solutions 
  • Excellent English
  • This role requires travel to clients and FTI offices

Desirable Qualifications

  • Experience in the digital/technology industry 
  • Additional language skills 

Our Benefits 

Apart from the well-structured career path and excellent team environment, our employees enjoy a variety of perks and benefits.

We offer a competitive benefits and wellbeing programme including private medical insurance, dental insurance, life insurance, income protection, flex critical illness cover, 5% employer pension contribution, holiday buy, discounted gym membership, interest free travel loans, paid volunteer hours and corporate matching for charitable donations, and much more.

About FTI Consulting

What makes us unique? With more than 6,250 employees located in offices in every corner of the globe, we are the firm our clients call when their most important issues are at stake. Regardless of what level you are, you will have the opportunity to work alongside and learn from top experts in your field on high-profile engagements that impact history. Our culture is collaborative, and we value diversity, recognition, development and making a difference in our communities.

FTI Consulting is publicly traded on the New York Stock Exchange and has been recognized as a Best Firm to Work For by Consulting magazine and one of America’s Best Management Consulting Firms by Forbes. For more information, visit www.fticonsulting.com and connect with us on Twitter (@FTIConsulting), Facebook and LinkedIn.


How to apply 

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FTI Consulting is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, protected veteran status, religion, physical or mental disability, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, or any other basis protected by law, ordinance, or regulation.

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