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Engagement Manager - Management Consulting

Gauteng Market Related
Sector: Management Consulting
Posted: Monday, 1 August 2022

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We are seeking an Engagement Manager to join our Customer and Marketing Services practice. You are an experienced consultant looking for an entrepreneurial opportunity to grow and create value within a locally owned and empowered organisation. You have strong capabilities in Customer Insights, Customer Experience, Marketing and Brand Strategy. You share our enthusiasm, drive for excellence and social purpose.

The Company’s Customer and Marketing practice is a specialised services partner that supports organisations to maximise impact with a customer-centric approach to growth. Combining the disciplines of strategy, marketing, data, and technology, we design solutions with empathy and creativity from the outside in. By combining our consulting capabilities with performance-focused agency services through our subsidiary digital marketing agency, we can set direction with clients and partners to achieve results.


The key objective

You will be tasked with the day to day execution of a client project while guiding and developing individual team members. You’ll work directly with clients and you’ll take ownership of the overall project and its end products. You will make an important contribution to the analysis, design, and implementation of business performance approaches, developing tailor-made solutions and working closely with clients to ensure positive impact and sustainable results.


Key responsibilities will include:

To succeed in this position, you must have:

  • Excellent communication skills, easily adaptable, a great team player, exceptionally organized, have strong presentation skills and have the ability to manage competing priorities.
  • Strong background in strategic problem solving with demonstrable analytical skills
  • Know how to take the initiative, seeking out opportunities to learn new skills and put the ones you’ve already got to good use.
  • Thought leadership at the strategic level – and command of all the technical and operational details of execution. You will need the ability to forge strong relationships.


  • Drives thought leadership across all elements of the projects
  • Solicits input from team leadership
  • Delivers an overall project with measured impact
  • Manages workstream risks, governance and administration
  • Manages relevant project stakeholders
  • Manage, lead and inspire client engagements
  • Create the platform to facilitate a healthy team environment and support the development of team members
  • Lead by embedding the The Company values in all elements of work, and exhibit high levels of personal drive



  • Relevant Post Graduate degree
  • Minimum of 6 - 10 years of relevant experience in a managerial role
  • Minimum 3 years in management consulting

This unique and inspiring executive management consulting opportunity exists within an established, organisation that has been proudly serving its clients for more than 25 years. The Company is a local, independent, black-owned professional services firm at the heart of a diversified investment group. We believe business can be a catalyst for positive social change.


We are a well-established, level 1 B-BBEE consultancy with an exemplary track record. If you are looking to work in an environment that is agile, entrepreneurial and purposeful with direct access to key decision makers, contact us today for a confidential discussion.