Telecoms, Media & Technology Management Consultant - Media and Entertainment

Overview:
Are you looking for a company that values its culture as highly as the work it does? In a business where the people are always put first? With colleagues you value and trust?

We can provide you with all of that and more.

We’re looking for another great person to join the team. Someone who is just as passionate about their own development as they are about our industries. A new colleague who brings their own views and perspective based on their own expertise and experience to date. Ultimately, another friendly face in the office, and another person to join our fantastic company events.

Our market leading growth in the Energy, Financial Services, Telco and Media and Products and Services industries, along with our continued ambitious expansion plans, mean that we can continue to offer our employees the progression, development and diverse range of client engagements they are looking for.

Baringa believe that diversity is paramount to driving creativity, innovation and value for our clients and for our people. All applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to ethnicity, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, nationality, disability, age, or social background.

These are the reasons people come to us, and these are the reasons they stay. 

What will you be doing?
Media is an industry where creativity, technology and commercial reality meet, often there is no pre-defined pattern, no off-the-shelf answer.  It is about passionate people working together to find the balance between innovation and pragmatism to reach the right answer, dispensing a wow factor every step of the way.
 

We help organisations solve their biggest challenges in order to adapt to the new world. We help companies reshape in this dynamic, exhilarating environment.  We bring the expertise, the energy and the passion to help businesses be great, and most importantly deliver captivating consumer experiences.

We work with the biggest names in the marketplace across all aspects of business from business vision and strategy through to product launch – and everything in between.  We work hand in hand with senior clients with the authority and empowerment to make to effect lasting change.  As a Baringa Consultant here are some projects you could be involved with:

  • Designing a brand IP strategy to help launch lasting products in a new continent
  • Building an AI, Machine Learning and Analytics function to help solve complex data challenges
  • Reshaping two merging business to help them deliver better customer experiences
  • Define the development roadmap and franchise strategy of a high production value TV show
  • Using robotic process automation to optimise manual parts of the business
  • Transforming a new supply chain to help get physical and digital products to customers quickly and effectively
  • Empower creativity in media organisations by helping to implement critical operational enablers across people, process and technology
  • Mapping out customer journeys to design a new app which is perfectly formed and a joy to use
  • Teaching a business what agile really means – from top to bottom – and helping make this vision a reality
  • Process optimisation for front and back office functions to help focus on what drives success (and what doesn’t…)
  • Leading the largest transformation programmes in the industry to transform businesses with revenue measured in billions
What’s in it for both of us?
What’s in it for you?
 
Well, it’s up to you. Baringa is what you make it.
 
  • Being able to work with the most exciting and ground breaking organisations in the industry
  • Advising the most senior clients across the full breadth of strategic and transformational work
  • Being creative every day, doing something new and innovative. We do bespoke, not lift and shift.
  • We are growing fast and this isn’t stopping any time soon, we are looking for people to be part of this and join us on the journey
  • Promotion is based on your own performance, and we give you every opportunity to progress by having four promotional reviews a year
  • Who decides what training you get? You do. We invest in you, to ensure you remain the best in the business
  • We believe we are a great place to work – but it’s not just us that says that. We have been ranked first as the Best Workplace in Large Workplaces for businesses with 500+ employees in the UK
  • Our people and culture are valued as much as the work we do. We’d love for you to come and meet the team so you can see first-hand what this feels like

So what are we looking for?

We are looking for bright people with a passion for problem solving, a love for all things media and bags of intellectual curiosity.  We are neither identikit nor “cookie cutter”, we are a diverse team who value a fresh perspective, love challenging the norm and delight in taking a material role shaping the future of media. Here are some of our key requirements:

  • A passion for the world of media and an understanding of the organisations who shape this sector
  • Management consulting or Media & Entertainment industry experience
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills, delivered with energy and enthusiasm
  • Experience working in a creative-led environment, communicating with people from either a commercial and creative background
  • You enjoy being part of a team – because collaboration is greater than the sum of the parts
  • Ability to take ownership and make things happen in a fast-paced and sometimes ambiguous environment
  • You have a highly analytical capability but can still think strategically
  • You might have experience in one or more of:
    • Agile, product ownership, customer journeys or user experience design
    • Programme delivery and governance (including PMO), technology transformation or organisational restructuring
    • Strategy – business, content or product – from corporate level M&A to product ownership and direction
    • Architecture and systems design, data and integration, building cool stuff
    • Brand management, licensing, IP, rights and royalties