Business Consultant Job Description

This Business Consultant job description template can be posted to online job forums and career pages for the recruitment of candidates. You can modify the requirements and responsibilities given in this template according to the specific need of your company.

Main Responsibilities of Business Consultant:

  • Organize and execute assigned projects on the behalf of company’s clients (e.g. promotional campaigns, recruiting, payroll etc.)
  • Meet with the assigned clients for performing initial assessments of problematic situations
  • Collect information about the business of client through various methods (e.g. surveys, interviews, reading reports, shadowing etc.)

Job brief

We are hiring a Business Consultant for helping our clients in reforming their business operations and supporting them by offering intuitive guidance.

What does a Business Consultant do?

A Business Consultant motivates clients to perform in-house or undertakes projects on their behalf, in case they lack necessary resources. A Business Consultant provides consultancy and support to all those organizations who want to invest in improvement and change. The ultimate goal is promoting the employer brand by ensuring the long-lasting success of a company’s clients.

In order to succeed in this role, you must have a sound knowledge of all market facets. In addition to that, you must possess excellent problem-solving qualities needed for providing recommendations and solutions to increase the efficiency and profitability of clients’ businesses.

So, if you like to work in a fast-paced environment and qualify our requirements, we would like to hear from you.

Responsibilities

  • Organizing and executing assigned projects on the behalf of company’s clients (e.g. promotional campaigns, recruiting, payroll etc.)
  • Meeting with the assigned clients for performing initial assessments of problematic situations
  • Collecting information about the business of client through various methods (e.g. surveys, interviews, reading reports, shadowing etc.)
  • Analyzing and interpreting data for unearthing problems and weaknesses and also comprehending the causes
  • Formulating solutions and recommendations in accordance with client’s limitations, capabilities and wishes
  • Providing guidance for issues and problems as soon as they occur
  • Assisting clients in resolving occasional discrepancies and implementing the planned strategies
  • Developing comprehensive business plans for driving small or big changes
  • Presenting suggestions and findings to clients with practical advice and ample justifications

Requirements

  • At least a Master’s degree in Business Administration or the specialized business field
  • Prior experience as a Business Consultant
  • Sound knowledge of all business matters (e.g. Marketing, HR, IT etc.)
  • Experience with databases and business management software (e.g. ERP, CRM etc.)
  • Experience with MS Office, especially MS Excel
  • Analytical mindset with exceptional data collection and data analysis skills
  • Problem-solving skills with a keen eye for details
  • Exceptional interpersonal and organizational skills
  • Strong verbal as well as written communication skills