BAF® Request: SYD/NZ-427-Project Planner/Manager



A boutique management consulting company focused on solving issues of strategy and business development requires an Associate level consultant on a short-term contract basis to bolster the team for a New Zealand engagement. The goal of the engagement is to finalise a strategic review and develop a 3 year turn-around and implementation programme for a ~$150m company based in the south island of New Zealand.

The Role

 The client needs an Associate level management consultant with project management experience.

 Ideally the candidate should have:

  • 5+ years of business/commercial experience including 3+ years of formal strategy consulting experience
  • Strong understanding of, and experience in, a hypothesis-driven consulting processes
  • Very strong PowerPoint skills with the ability to structure and produce high quality insightful slides containing high quality analysis and clear findings
  • Strong project management skills and experience in best practice PMO development
  • Agribusiness experience is preferred but not essential

Working closely with the Director and Engagement Manager to develop the overall transformation project plan and PMO setup.

Logistics, Rate & Process

Logistics: The client is looking to start on 12th December, for a 4-6 week period, with a deadline of 31st January 2017 and a Christmas break from the 24th December 2016 to the 9th January 2017

Location: Sydney or NZ (remotely) with 2-3 trips to Invercargill NZ. The client is prepared to pay for travel, accommodation and away from home meals.

Rate: Final amount to be negotiated with the firm, however, depending on level of experience the net amount payable for this engagement is in the range of $1,250 per day.


Process: APT’s must be lodged by the time and date specified below.

AKL 7:00pm Thursday, 08 December 2016
SYD/MEL 5:00pm Thursday, 08 December 2016
SGP 3:00pm Thursday, 08 December 2016
PAR/BRU/STO 7:00am Thursday, 08 December 2016
LON 6:00am Thursday, 08 December 2016
TOR/NY 1:00am Thursday, 08 December 2016

 We will review all APT’s and select the best 3. The client will then conduct interviews.

To apply for this BAF® you should submit your ICG Accredited Professional Transcript (APT’s) in the required format (in ICG GDrive here – Accredited Professionals only) to [email protected] and confirm that you are available (or will make yourself available) for interviews at the client’s discretion.

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