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Director, Consumer Consulting


Director, Consumer Consulting

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To change the destiny of organisations. Together delivering genuine impact.

Newton is a high growth and successful management consultancy, employing the brightest and most curious minds in the industry. We are unique in that our fees are guaranteed against delivered and measurable results, and we have grown to be one of the most effective operational performance improvement consultancies in the UK. This means you will be involved in real, long lasting sustainable change to our national clients. We’ve delivered over 1,350 projects, helped more than 350 clients see financial and operational improvements, and have generate more than £1 billion of cashable benefits.

Our Consumer Cluster has achieved impressive year and year growth. The team has a strong new business pipeline, particularly in Retail and Grocery with a well-earned reputation for tackling some of the toughest operational challenges in the grocery market. The team has achieved ground-breaking results, not only in reducing waste and increasing productivity, but also through boosting top lines sales growth by hundreds of millions of pounds and increasing customer loyalty. From 2020 to 2022, we have increased revenue wise by 174%.

As a Director, you will be responsible for developing and fostering relationships to grow your sector while contributing to it’s wider business development strategy. Though aligned to and owning a specific market group, you will have the opportunity to work across a range of programmes for clients in the broader cluster.

You will possess a proven track record of operating as an effective leader in a consulting firm and be able to demonstrate broad capability experience across delivery, business development and line management. Significant experience of leading large-scale programmes of change within the Consumer sector is essential, with a passion and enthusiasm for driving change and delivering results.

Finally, and most importantly, you will possess a high level of self-awareness, the gravitas of a senior leader and a desire for further development with the passion, resilience, and energy to make a difference.

At Newton, we take rewards seriously and have taken care to put together a comprehensive and appealing set of benefits for you as a Director. These include a highly competitive bonus and equity scheme, company car allowances and you’ll work alongside a dedicated executive assistant. We recognise that everyone’s working circumstances are different. With that in mind, we have several policies designed to help our people work flexibly and fit the demands of their role around other commitments they may have outside of work. These include flexible working arrangements and extra support for working families.

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