Consulting and advisory
Professionals in consulting and advisory help businesses improve performance by offering objective advice to an organisation’s management. They are involved with developing strategy, evaluating different options to meet growth objectives, solving problems and finding new and improved ways of doing things.Read more
Professionals in this area are employed for their technical knowledge, business acumen and strategic expertise and experience and will provide insight and recommendations to an organisation, along with achievable, prioritised action plans.
They often provide a perspective that those within the organisation cannot. They have the experience to offer unique knowledge about industry best practice and can provide context by sharing what other organisations within the industry are doing.
Professionals who work in consulting and advisory typically develop areas of specific expertise. These include areas of speciality such as:
- people advisory
- process and efficiency
- change management.
Consultants can work within an organisation, at dedicated consultancy firms, or operate independently and the roles might include a management consultant or a risk advisory professional.