Consulting Lead - National Security

Consulting Lead - National Security

Job Title: Consulting Lead - National Security
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hampshire, England
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: HQ00013070_1495558809
Contact Name: Nicolas Haaker
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 23, 2017 18:00

Job Description

My client is a world-class electronics engineering consultancy - Enabling their clients to maximise their investments in science and technology; they deliver technology based R&D services, provide independent advice and solve technically challenging problems across the Defence, National Security, Transport, Mobile, Medical and Industrial sectors.

Their Cyber Security division is one of the best in the UK and they deliver effective and efficient information security to Government and corporate clients, especially when addressing information security for complex, niche systems or emerging technologies. Their services enable their clients to reduce system vulnerabilities against Cyber Attacks and the insider threat.

I am representing the client on a new and exciting opportunity to join the Consultancy Business Area as the Consulting Lead for the National Security Business Unit.

This role will report directly to the Head of Consulting and will work as part of both the Consulting and National Security Leadership Teams. The National Security Consulting Lead will help deliver the objectives of the consulting business within the National Security Business Unit.

The successful individual will have a strong personal brand as a trusted advisor within the National Security Sector, with at least 10 years' experience in Technical and/or Business Consulting.

You will have the opportunity to be involved in leading edge and innovative programmes where technology plays a crucial and increasingly strategic role. You will be part of large scale engagements where change and evolution of services contribute to this fascinating, and demanding environment.

Key Accountabilities:

Be a trusted advisor to clients across a number of engagements;
Will lead consulting delivery for the National Security Business Unit accountable to both the National Security Business Unit Lead and Head of Consulting for delivery excellence;
Oversee and assure all Business Unit Consulting project delivery;
Work with Key Account Managers (KAMs) to identify new sales opportunities;
Provide consulting expertise to bids within the Business Unit;
Identify and develop consulting value propositions within National Security by working closely with the Business Area Lead;
Provide direction and 'spiritual' Leadership for Consulting Staff within the BU;
Identify recruitment and upskilling requirements for consulting staff within the BU against project demand and strategic growth;
Working with Consulting Practice Area Lead, contribute to, and ensure staff within the BU are contributing to the development of new consulting approaches, methods and tools;
Working with Consulting Business Area Lead, contribute to the identification of new value propositions and development / exploitation of existing ones for the benefit of customers within the BU;
Support the monthly consulting forums by preparing content, delivering core skills training, facilitating & encouraging participation from the consulting community.


Consulting Lead - National Security

Hampshire/ Southampton area

DOE + Excellent benefits

cyber, systems engineering, ict, it, enterprise, ip systems, togaf, modaf, national security, security, defence, HMG, CCP, CESG, uk security

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

This role is a permanent position.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.