Senior Consultant – Digital - Experienced Hire, South Africa

  • South Africa
  • Salary: Market Related
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Sectors: Accounting, General
  • Posted by Experienced Hire on Thursday, September 12, 2019
  • Reference: 8578
  • Apply before Saturday, November 30, 2019 - 73 Days left

Vacancy Details

Employer: Experienced Hire

FUNCTIONAL OUTPUT

Business development


  • Builds and maintains strong relationships with internal stakeholders and external clients

  • Is an evangelist for Digital transformation

  • Contributes to new business proposals and other Digital business development activities

  • Contributes to thought leadership on the Digital transformation agenda


Client Advisory

  • Unpacks business problems and provides suitable and leading-edge perspectives and insights about digital transformation strategies

  • Identifies new digital technologies and trends and evaluates the implications for clients’ digital strategies and capabilities

  • Maps and assesses clients’ digital capabilities against strategic goals, interprets the gaps and proposes strategies to bridge

  • Defines and advocates digital architectures and standards to support the client’s digital strategy


Product development


  • Identifies opportunities for marketable Digitally driven products

  • Participates in low level product design, engineering, development and integration

  • Builds Digital product prototypes

  • Works with external developers to build, test and implement Digital products


Practice management


  • Contributes to the implementation of the Digital strategy

  • Ensures adherence to firm’s quality and risk management processes

  • Identifies leading and effective digital transformation practices and methodologies

  • Builds networks with strategic external partners for Digital transformation

  • Contributes to the firm’s own Digital transformation initiatives



QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE



  • Relevant tertiary qualification (Bachelor`s Degree) with a major in Information Systems, Computer Science or Software Engineering

  • Minimum of 4 years’ experience in software development including web and mobile development

  • Experience with Java, C#, JavaScript, HTML5, CSS, Node.js

  • Experience in software design

  • Familiarity with popular low code development platforms advantageous



KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS

Client service


  • Develops and maintains a cross-organisational network to keep current with clients’ business changes

  • Establishes rapport with clients

  • Unpacks clients’ business issues, establishes root causes and designs practical solutions

  • Communicates in a simple and effective manner


Process


  • Exhibits business acumen

  • Manages expectations and is able to deal with competing demands

  • Is detail orientated

  • Can deal with ambiguity and complexity

  • Manages assigned tasks


Technology


  • Understands and keeps abreast of developments in technology and Digital transformation

  • Understands the role that technology can play in transforming the audit process and is able to impart this on others

  • Looks for opportunities to improve efficiency through technology 


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About Experienced Hire

SizweNtsalubaGobodo was born out of a merger between SizweNtsaluba VSP and Gobodo Incorporated on the 1st June 2011. We are currently the fifth largest firm of professional accountant and business consultants in South Africa and the largest indigenousness firm of accountants and business consultants in the country.

A firm with more than 800 staff members, a footprint throughout South Africa’s nine provinces, a reputation and experience that traverses both private and public sectors and a member firm of Morison International giving us global reach