Mace is an inclusive employer and welcomes interest from a diverse range of candidates. Even if you feel you do not fulfil all of the criteria below, please apply as you may still be the best candidate for this role or another role within our organisation. We are also open to discussing part time, flexible, and hybrid working options if suitable within the role. Should you require any adjustments to assist during the application/hiring process please advise us.
A great opportunity for ambitious people with a background in strategic advisory to join our expanding Business Advisory Team within Mace Consult
Part of our Business Advisory Centre of Excellence, our Team has a proven track record of successfully delivering a wide variety of work with both property and infrastructure clients across the globe. We are seeking candidates with a broad and flexible skillset to complement our current team by offering business case, transformation or asset optimisation expertise across a variety of projects in the Defence and National Security Market. Our Business Advisory Team offer support to Mace Consult across the project and programme delivery lifecycle and the successful candidates will provide their expertise at the early stages of project and programme conception, working closely with our delivery colleagues to leverage learning from major programmes particularly around change management.
Your responsibilities will include:
- Delivering HMT Green Book 5 Case Business Plans
- Developing investment cases and/or programme business cases across major programmes
Financial and/or economic modelling
- Managing multiple complex stakeholders on major programmes
- Change and transformation work e.g., change management organisational design, organisational development, process redesign and efficiency.
- Ensuring excellence in client liaison and service, maintaining, and developing a professional relationship with key members within our clients' organisations.
- Providing appropriate skills and support to business development - developing new business opportunities and working to support a range of bid activities.
We are flexible about your professional background but expect a strong specialism in at least one capability: change and transformation, business case development or asset optimisation. It is likely that you will have a professional qualification or chartership in relation to these areas and/or post graduate level study. In addition to your technical skills you may also understand the defence industry.
You are an analytical thinker, digitally savvy and keen to grow your career and enjoy the opportunities Mace has to offer.
A flexible, team player you will bring a wealth of other skills across major programme delivery and align with the Mace values and behaviours. We're looking for creative collaborators who generate good ideas as well as exceptional work. The nature of our work means you may be working on multiple commissions at the same time and have a fast turnover of short to medium term projects so you will feel comfortable adapting to different subject matter and environments.
As part of our Business Advisory Centre of Excellence you will be passionate about sharing your knowledge, upskilling colleagues and supporting the development of more junior staff.
Mace is committed to inclusion and these positions are available on a full and part time basis with agile working from home, client offices and our Manchester, Birmingham or Central London offices. Some travel and relevant security clearances will be required.