Careers

If you can demonstrate real-world experience in crisis situations, we would like to hear from you.
Careers

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Kingsgate are always looking for executives who have managed tough situations. The key requirement is the ability to deliver under difficult circumstances. Our client base is widely varied, offering opportunities to those who can perform under pressure to add value and be rewarded for doing so.

If you can demonstrate real-world experience in crisis situations, we would like to hear from you. Please email us with your CV and a note briefly describing your experience.

Please email enquiries@kingsgate.uk.com

Jobs

Vacancies

Project Manager (Private Sector)

We are looking for Project Managers to support our team of delivery associates. The candidate must have strong analytical skills, attention to detail and the ability to self-manage changing priorities. In return, the company is offering a competitive rate and the opportunity to benefit from future expansion into new projects. Please note these are contractor positions, not full-time employment.

The remit will involve being part of the team working at the client site to implement and support project plans by working with management teams to shape actions, analysing evidence and reporting both detailed and high-level progress to the wider team. As well as other needs to support the project delivery team, to ensure value-added solutions are delivered to the client in a complex and rapidly changing situation.

This role is focussed on our private sector clients which fall into the following categories:

o  Automotive

o  Aerospace/Defence

o  Food manufacturing

o  Care homes

o  Higher/further education

o  SMEs

The Person

Kingsgate is a fast-growing transformation consultancy business. To support this growth, we are looking to establish a pool of Project Managers to call upon to lead client assignments.

The successful candidate is required to demonstrate the following:

  • Education to degree or Masters level (2:1 degree minimum requirement)
  • Strong analytical and research skills
  • Proven project and time management skills
  • A self-starter content to work with minimal supervision
  • Well organised with an ability to manage changing priorities
  • Keenness and curiosity to learn
  • Willingness to work long hours and anywhere in the UK as business demands
  • IT literate – at least intermediate MS Office and social media skills
  • Ability to establish and maintain relationships
  • Business writing skills
  • Articulate, credible and well presented
  • Completer/finisher
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Preferred, but not essential: Experience of carrying out financial reviews and/or understand how to implement cost reduction programmes or develop income generation strategies

The Company

We deliver hands-on, operational turnaround for organisations in challenged and difficult situations. Our solutions range from turnaround to organisation-wide transformation within a range of sectors where we have proven delivery results.

We diagnose and deliver solutions to complex situations by working alongside of the management team to ensure business growth can be restored and sustained. We do this by combining deep sector operational expertise with financial skills in a flexible team, scaled to fit the specific needs of the client.

The Kingsgate team has the broad range of skills, including transformation, finance, and programme management, giving us a valuable combination of breadth and depth; backed by real life know-how and first-class advisory skills. We pride ourselves on embedding pragmatic, value-adding solutions to our client organisations.

Location

Client sites (UK). Significant travel is expected.

Pay

Highly competitive day rates.

To discuss the role further, and to apply, please send your CV and a covering email to enquiries@kingsgate.uk.com

Transformation Advisor

Kingsgate’s continued growth has created an opportunity for a Transformation Advisor to join our team. The role will manage multiple projects, relating to NHS hospitals, to ensure delivery and effective execution of turnaround, transformation and transition activities. It is a stimulating and challenging role that will require significant engagement with board members and senior managers, particularly in respect of supporting them to make difficult decisions and gain financial grip.

ROLE SPECIFICATION:

  • We are looking for someone with experience in a senior role within the NHS, or experience of working with NHS clients.
  • You will have successfully delivered large-scale transformation in complex organisations and have a track record of delivering operational and financial improvement.

PERSON SPECIFICATION:

  • Strong project and time management skills are required as is the ability to manage multiple assignments.
  • Adapt to changing priorities and deliver to demanding deadlines.
  • An excellent communicator and relationship builder.
  • Possess the gravitas to influence senior teams and engage in robust negotiation.
  • Deep understanding of operational drivers and metrics in NHS acute hospitals is advantageous.

To discuss the role further, and to apply, please send your CV and a covering email to enquiries@kingsgate.uk.com

Project Manager (NHS)

We are looking for Project Managers with NHS experience to support the team of consultants on a contract basis. The candidates must have strong analytical and research skills, attention to detail and the ability to manage changing priorities. The role will be home based when not working on client premises.

The remit will involve being part of the team working within the client environment to implement and support project plans by analysing financial, activity or productivity data and reporting the findings to the team. Assisting with preparation of reports and presentations to key stakeholders.

Skills and requirements:

  • Education to degree or masters level (2:1 degree minimum requirement)
  • Strong analytical and research skills
  • Proven project and time management skills
  • A self-starter content to work with minimal supervision
  • Well organised with an ability to manage changing priorities
  • Keenness and curiosity to learn
  • Willingness to work long hours and anywhere in the UK as business demands
  • IT literate – at least intermediate MS Office and social media skills
  • Ability to establish and maintain relationships
  • Business writing skills
  • Articulate, credible and well presented
  • Completer/finisher
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Experience of carrying out financial reviews and/or understand how to implement cost reduction programmes or develop income generation strategies
  • Previous experience in NHS / public sector / accountancy/ finance / project management / consulting / restructuring
  • Previous experience in or exposure to complex stakeholders

To discuss the role further, and to apply, please send your CV and a covering email to enquiries@kingsgate.uk.com.

If you can demonstrate real-world experience in crisis situations, we would like to hear from you.