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Product Implementation Consultant

Location: NORTH EAST

Salary: £30,000 - £40,000

Job Type: Permanent

Job ID: 168045

Job purpose:

To lead, coordinate and deliver successful implementation to new and existing clients, working closely with the client and the rest of the team to ensure that our clients’ needs and expectations are met.

 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

 

  • Leading and coordinating successful projects to allow new and existing clients to roll out, and make best use of the service.

  • Gathering and advising on project specific requirements, such as local configuration and localised information, and ensuring that these are effectively deployed.

  • Monitoring customer usage and working with clients to maximise usage.

  • Identifying and managing risks in relation to implementation projects.

  • Working closely with the support team to organise, develop and coordinate structured communication, training and awareness events.

  • Representing the clients’ feedback and unmet requirements to the team, supporting the product team in development of new features.

  • Maintaining an up to date knowledge and understanding of the functions of and enhancements to the platform.

  • Contributing to the broader activities of the business unit and supporting the team as required.

  • Managing your own workload, and being accountable for your decisions.

 

SKILLS, EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS

 

  • Proven analytical and problem solving skills.

  • Strong interpersonal skills, with an ability to develop and maintain cordial professional relationships internally and externally.

  • Excellent listening and communication skills, including presentation skills.

  • A high degree of IT literacy with an enthusiasm for the productive use of IT systems, the role does not require software development or in depth technical skills.

  • Ability to deal with all levels of an organisation.

  • Ability to work under pressure and manage conflicting priorities.

  • Strong organisational skills and attention to detail.

  • Proven ability to manage your workload, especially where there are conflicting priorities.

  • Able to work autonomously and as part of a team and able to use your own initiative.

  

Experience & Qualifications

  • Proven ability in managing a service based project, ideally in an environment with multiple client roles.

  • Substantial relevant vocational experience (5+ years).

  • Project or other applicable management experience, ideally gained in a product or service development environment, preferably in the public sector.

  • A working knowledge of the healthcare sector.

 

PERSONAL ATTRIBUTES

  • A real team player

  • Tenacity and resilience

  • Keen to learn and willing to embrace change

  • Positive ‘can do’ attitude

  • Creative approach to problem-solving

 

The role will be based from our office in Newcastle but will involve regular travel to clients in the UK on average 3 nights a week away from home. A full clean UK driving license is required. Expenses and mileage will be fully reimbursed. For the right candidate, partial home working may be considered.