Senior Application Consultant

Anywhere in the UK (Home based)

LexisNexis, a division of the global publishing company Reed Elsevier Plc, is a leader in professional publishing and a pioneering solutions provider. We are changing the way the world shares information through a unique combination of authoritative content, powerful on-line research and advanced productivity tools. We have moved beyond supplying text information to delivering vibrant solutions which transform organisations. LexisNexis is the leading provider of information and business solutions to help knowledge-driven professionals achieve excellence.

The Senior Application Consultant will take full ownership of end-to-end product implementation for key clients. The role holder will also be responsible for providing best practice consultancy services on implementation projects whiles ensuring financial and quality objectives are agreed between both parties.

Key responsibilities include:

Consulting with client and project manager to ensure solutions are built to agreed standards and specifications.
Managing end-to- end product implementation for key clients
Monitoring detailed project plans and ensuring that all tasks and milestones are delivered.
Change management – the identification of project change, assessing its impact and escalating the change to both the Project Manager and Head of Technical Implementation.
Coach and mentor both client and internal consultants.
Take an active role in the project management of smaller engagements.
Lead business analysis and business process re-engineering projects.
Setting Quality Standards for Consultancy and Training ensuring agreed standards are achieved in all projects undertaken.

The role is paying a competitive basic salary, plus a £9000 OTE and £4200 car allowance. We also offer an amazing benefits package including 28.5days holiday, pension scheme, health care and life insurance.

Qualifications

Required skills and experience

The position holder will have strong demonstrable skills and experience in the following areas;

Visualfiles and Solcase products
End-to-End technical implementation
Business analysis – requirement capturing, writing SOW’s, user acceptance testing
Change management
Client facing and communication
Client coaching, training and mentoring
Project implementation life cycle
We offer the following benefits:

28.5 days holiday
Pension including Life Cover
35 hour week
Employee Assistance Programme
Save As You Earn Scheme

LexisNexis is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications regardless of sex, marital status, ethnic origin, disability, religion, sexual orientation or age.

If you are interested in apply for this position please send your CV to tom.glover@lexisnexis.co.uk