Product Consultant – NHS experience - Milton Keynes

Up to £50k - Consultancy
Ref: 657 Date Posted: Thursday 13 May 2021
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Suitable for: Product Consultant, Product Specialist, Implementation Consultant with NHS Experience

Location: Homebased + travel

Salary: Up to £50k          

Our client is looking for a highly motivated Product Consultant with NHS experience who will be able to support the deployment of their inhouse application to customer organisations across the country. Working in collaboration with the Programmes Team you will work closely with Project Managers and Integration Specialists to ensure that the deployment of the software is delivered to their high standards.

Experience/ Attributes:

As Product Consultant with NHS Experience, the following skills are essential:

  • Min 2 years’ experience as a Product Consultant, Product Specialist, Implementation Consultant or similar
  • Experience working in or for the NHS
  • Thorough understanding of the operational procedures within the different departments that make up the NHS
  • Understanding of the importance of the data collection and reporting required by central government to record NHS activity
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication and presentation skills both orally and in writing
  • Ability to organise and co-ordinate areas of work for yourself and others
  • Self-starter with great determination and motivation to succeed
  • Ability to influence, organise and plan
  • Ability to work within project constraints to ensure that milestones and delivery dates are met
  • Willingness to travel and work away from home

Desirable:

  • A successful and proven track record in working to tight deadlines in a busy challenging environment
  • Experience of dealing with clients and prioritising the outstanding tasks

The Role:

The Product Consultant will be working closely with the Programmes Team, supporting the Project Managers in ensuring that the solution is configured, deployed and fit for purpose against their requirements. The role will also require internal liaison with other departments such as Dev/Ops, Development and Products to ensure the product is ready, configured and meets the needs of the service.

As Product Consultant, the duties will include, but not be limited to the following:

  • Undertaking product solution demonstrations for the client clearly presenting the benefits of the solution
  • Working with the client, undertake configuration design workshops and ensure clear management and control of the configuration build and associated documentation
  • Supporting the client in the production of a Process Change Plan to enable the product solution to be utilised to maximum effectiveness by all users
  • Conducting regular reviews of the configuration build and associated documentation and resolve any issues
  • Working with our deployment teams and client project teams to facilitate a smooth implementation of the product solution and any associated 3rd party integrated software solutions
  • Supporting product solution training as required. (train the trainer & end user)
  • Identify, investigate and where appropriate escalate software issues and assist with resolve
  • Some projects may include involvement in the development, maintenance and production of documentation relating to the use of ad-hoc data collection tools for client sites
  • Assist with product solution testing to ensure fit for purpose and go live

Full Job description is available on request

To apply:  Please follow the online application process and upload your CV, in Word format

Please note: You must be eligible to work in the UK for your application to be considered (sorry, our client is unable to offer sponsorship).  Due to large numbers of applications, unfortunately we cannot provide detailed feedback to everyone, however, if you wish to find out how your application is progressing please call or e-mail the office and someone will help you / get back to you.

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