Director – CIO Advisory/Digital Transformation

Who you’ll be working with

As the digital innovation, consulting and transformation brand of the Capgemini Group, Capgemini Invent helps CxOs envision and build what’s next for their organizations. Located in more than 30 offices and 10 creative studios around the world, its 6,000+ strong team combines strategy, technology, data science and creative design with deep industry expertise and insights, to develop new digital solutions and business models of the future.

Capgemini Invent is an integral part of Capgemini, a global leader in consulting, technology services and digital transformation. The Group is at the forefront of innovation to address the entire breadth of clients’ opportunities in the evolving world of cloud, digital and platforms. Building on its strong 50-year heritage and deep industry-specific expertise, Capgemini enables organizations to realize their business ambitions through an array of services from strategy to operations. Capgemini is driven by the conviction that the business value of technology comes from and through people. It is a multicultural company of 200,000 team members in over 40 countries. The Group reported 2017 global revenues of EUR 12.8 billion. People matter, results count.

The focus of your role

The Future of Technology practice is one of the leading Business IT Services teams in the UK and Europe. Our high calibre management consultants deliver profitable outcomes in business and IT-oriented environments, working in a collaborative way with major FTSE 100 and Government clients to achieve their strategic goals effectively.  


You’ll understand the impact digital transformation is having on businesses and advise them in developing new digital business models and digital capabilities.

What you’ll do

As a Director, you’ll help drive our strategy, shape our offers, develop our capability and lead sales and delivery work with new and existing clients. You’ll generate new business/sell and deliver in excess of £2m per annum of management consulting work.

What you’ll bring


You must have worked in a corporate advisory consulting practice in a leadership role working to a strong sales target.  Bringing experience in winning, delivering and leading management consultancy projects within one or more of Financial Services, Government, Utilities, Consumer Products, Retail, Manufacturing, Life Sciences, Telecommunication or Media companies and have a passion for transforming business through enabling technology and transforming the way clients operate.  You will be confident at working in a technology driven environment but not necessarily from an IT background or an expert in IT, with a strong consulting background.  



In addition, you’ll have the following experience and personal attributes:

Experience in at least 2 of the following topics is essential:

  • CIO Advisory: IT Strategy, Service Integration and Management (SIAM), IT Governance, IT Performance Management, IT Cost Optimisation, IT Organisational Effectiveness etc.
  • Business & Technology Transformation: Transformation Planning and Portfolio Development, Business Case Development, Transformational Programme Delivery, Programme Management Office Deployment, IT Change Management, Scaled Agile Delivery etc.
  • Digital Transformation: Orchestrating consumption of Cloud Infrastructure and Platforms such as AWS, Azure, GCP, SAP, ServiceNow, SalesForce, WorkDay, Analytics Capability Assessment and Deployment etc.
  • IT Operating Model Design (ITOM): Organisation and Operating Model Design, Digital Impact on ITOM etc.
  • Post-Merger Integration / Divestment: Initial Assessment and Due Diligence, IT Carve out/Separation, Post Deal Benefits Realisation etc.
  • Enterprise Architecture: Architecture Maturity Analysis, Architecture Development, Architecture Methods and Tools etc.
  • Cyber Security: Cyber capability Definition and Assessment, Identity and Access Management (IAM), IT Security Strategies and Processes, Governance, Risk and Compliance etc.

Personal attributes:

To be successful you’ll demonstrate strong consulting skills and the ability to overcome internal barriers through the use of drive, determination and influencing skills. You’ll have a natural ability to work in mixed teams of colleagues and senior executives and possess outstanding communication and interpersonal skills with high levels of enthusiasm.


You’ll enjoy managing a team, providing direction and helping others to develop. You’ll demonstrate consulting professionalism and flexibility – you’ll be able to adjust positively to situations that involve changing tasks and/or location, shifting priorities or ambiguity. In fact, you’ll thrive in this environment.  You’ll combine the commitment to own and deliver outstanding work with the gravitas to engage effectively with C-level / CXOs on a peer to peer basis.

Whilst you will have London as an office base location, you must be fully flexible in terms of assignment location, as these roles may involve periods of time away from home at short notice.


We offer a remuneration package which includes fixed salary, and in addition for Senior Consultant and above, you will receive variable compensation dependent on company and personal performance.  We also offer flexible benefits options for you to choose to suit your own personal circumstances.


Capgemini positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity. We are committed to hiring, developing and retaining the best people to deliver innovative, world-class solutions for our clients.  We foster an inclusive culture that enables everyone to achieve their full potential and enjoy a fulfilling career with us. Our comprehensive flexible benefits package and lifestyle policies enable our employees to balance their individual, family and work-life needs.

In order to commence a role with Capgemini UK plc you will be required to provide documentary proof prior to joining the Company that you are entitled to live and work in the UK.


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Posted on:

August 4, 2020

Experience level:


Contract type:

Permanent Full Time



Business units:

Capgemini Invent


Consulting & Business Transformation