Principal Internal Consultant

Main Location
Atlanta, GA, United States
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Invesco is one of the world’s leading global investment managers, entrusted with managing $1.2 trillion* in assets on behalf of clients worldwide.  We are the 6th largest US retail asset manager and the 13th largest investment manager globally, and our more than 8,000 employees worldwide are dedicated to delivering an investment experience that helps people get more out of life.  We are purely focused on managing a comprehensive range of active, passive and alternative investment capabilities, which we draw on to provide customized solutions aligned to client needs, our most important benchmark.(*As of May 31,2019)

Job Purpose (Job Summary):
Invesco’s Internal Consulting Organization is a team of practitioners who provide project and program management as well as consulting support to the largest strategic efforts across Invesco. 

The Principal Internal Consultant will leverage their consulting background to help lead a wide variety of business and technology initiatives for both lines of business and functional units. Projects range from, revenue generation, expense reduction, business process automation, regulatory compliance, risk management and technology enabled solutions. This role will partner with executives across Invesco to assess business needs and manage project teams in client needs assessment, analysis, future state design, business case development implementation planning, execution, business readiness and deploymentThis is an excellent role for a passionate experienced consultant looking for a challenging role leading change in a high performance culture with one of world’s leading asset managers.

Key Responsibilities / Duties:

  • Deliver large, complex programs and consulting engagements across Invesco
  • Proactively engage with business leaders to identify, design and implement creative business and technology solutions to lines of business and functions
  • Provide top-tier consulting services in any of these key critical consulting capability areas:
  • IT (e.g. infrastructure, applications, IT operations, Digital)
  • ­Business Process Optimization and Automation
  • ­Change Management (communications, stakeholder management, business readiness, training etc…)
  • ­Mergers and Acquisition Integration
  • ­Business Case Development
  • ­“Go to market” strategies
  • Create best in class program deliverables and work with teams to build strong relationships to deliver exceptional outcomes
  • Exceptional interpersonal, team-building and communication skills (including board ready presentation skills - MS PowerPoint).
  • Manage relationships with key stakeholders and executive leadership ensuring effective program escalation and issue management mechanisms.
  • Develop and maintain relationships with top executives at Invesco to position the Internal Consulting Organization as top of mind partners for solutioning and opportunity management

Work Experience / Knowledge:

  • Minimum of 5-7 years experience in the following areas:
  • Senior consulting/management experience in global or national management consulting firm leading engagements in Financial Services (preferably Asset Management)
  • Successfully managing multiple large-scale programs in a corporate setting (preferable with a robust mix of business and technology dimensions)
  • Managing a diverse project team, preferably global
  • Asset Management industry experience preferred

Skills / Other Personal Attributes Required:

  • Ability to position yourself as a leader in complex business situations
  • Exceptional interpersonal and team-building skills
  • Proven ability to drive change
  • Ability to effectively translate technology for business leaders
  • Team player, thrives in a collaborative work environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to conduct complex analysis and present data in a meaningful way
  • Strong organizational skills and detail orientation

Formal Education: (minimum requirement to perform job duties)

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Master’s degree preferred

Working Conditions:

  • Normal office environment with little exposure to noise, dust and temperatures.
  • The ability to lift, carry or otherwise move objects of up to 10 pounds is also necessary.
  • Normally works a regular schedule of hours, however hours may vary depending upon the project or assignment.
  • Hours may include evenings and/or weekends and may include 24 hour a day on call support or cell phone.
  • Travel will be required given the global nature of the role

FLSA (US Only): Exempt

The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this role. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job. The job holder may be required to perform other duties as deemed appropriate by their manager from time to time.

Invesco's culture of inclusivity and its commitment to diversity in the workplace are demonstrated through our people practices. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, color, religion, sex, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, national origin, citizenship status, disability, age, or veteran status. Our equal opportunity employment efforts comply with all applicable U.S. state and federal laws governing non-discrimination in employment.

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Principal Internal Consultant
Invesco, Ltd.