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Lead Consultant

Location: UK - Mobile England | Job-ID: 239 | Contract type: Standard | Business Unit: IT Consulting


Main Responsibilities

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an experienced Lead Consultant/ Technical Project Manager to Join Computacenter’s dynamic and rapidly expanding Consultancy Practice. The successful individual will work in the Lead Consultant Team, taking ownership for the delivery of complex, transformational, infrastructure solution. Joining this exciting team will open opportunities for you to contribute to both our business and our propositions; we believe Computacenter provides unrivalled scope to advance your career and develop your professional skills, you’ll have all the tools, information and resources to do what you promise to customers.


What will you be doing?

  • Owning and managing the scope and definition of conceptual design by understanding and translating business requirements into technical solutions
  • Cradle to grave solution management, performing and managing risk analysis of opportunities and identifying component dependencies
  • Leading and organising technical teams (and virtual teams) delivering complex projects that span multiple technology streams
  • Actively participating on governance and review boards, driving quality and consistency in Computacenter teams and deliverables
  • Technical project management of complex transformation solutions
  • Managing contributions at presales for large scale bids which include multi-technologies
  • Producing excellent technical, presales and consultative documentation across technology streams
  • Delivering consultancy and advising on best practice
  • Providing comprehensive financial information underpinning all commercial offers
  • Quality assure all deliverables produced by team members to ensure consistency  and accuracy of data
  • Acting in accordance with Computacenter Information Security Policies and report any potential or actual Security events or other Security risks to the organisation

The Ideal Candidate

  • Demonstrable experience in delivering transformational infrastructure solutions
  • Knowledge and experience of multiple technologies, will generally have a deep technical knowledge of at least one technology stream
  • Excellent analytical and negotiation skills with good commercial awareness
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills, with the ability to present at internal and external audiences
  • Good negotiation skills and people management skills
  • Experience in leading complex consultancy engagements across a range of sectors
  • Ability to produce conceptual designs for multi technology solutions
  • Good stakeholder management experience and functional leadership skills
  • Strong communication skills (verbal and written) and ability to articulate both technical and business ideas clearly and simply
  • Proven capability of creating service propositions and supporting collateral
  • High level of technical training / experience and multi-vendor product awareness (including multi-vendor knowledge)

Desired Skills

  • Proven consulting and technical delivery capability across single and multi-technology Projects and Programmes
  • Attending and presenting at customer meetings to ensure and understanding of customer requirements and to assist with knowledge transfer
  • Ability to provide leadership across a range of stakeholders
  • Ability to balance vision and practicality


About us

Computacenter is a leading independent provider of IT infrastructure services, with about 15,000 employees worldwide and a global revenue of £4.35 billion (2018). We work at the heart of digitisation, advising organisations on IT strategy, implementing the most appropriate technology and managing our customers’ infrastructures.


We offer a friendly, open working environment without too much fuss about hierarchy. We are looking for professionals with diverse competencies, personalities and strengths who want to live our shared value of teamwork and performance.


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