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Management Consultant

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Management consultants analyse the way businesses and organisations are run. They work out procedures to improve efficiency, and look at how best to manage all the resources, including staff.

The Work

You could be:

Pay

The figures below are only a guide. Actual pay rates may vary, depending on:

Starting salaries for management consultants in the UK tend to be in the range £25,000 to £30,000 a year. With experience, this can rise to between £50,000 and £80,000 a year or more. Other benefits include private healthcare and a pension scheme.

Conditions

Workforce Employment Status

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Getting In

You could work in a variety of organisations including commercial offices, health centres, manufacturing industry, power or water companies, transport organisations, wholesale and retail firms, universities and local and central government departments. Job vacancies are advertised in Management Services, the journal of the Institute of Management Services.

Workforce Education Levels (UK)

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Job Outlook Scotland

Employment

Unemployment

Percentage of workforce registered as unemployed (Scotland)

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Job Outlook Scotland and UK

  Scotland
2018
11091
2.6 %
RISE
2023
11383
  United Kingdom
2018
135460
2.3 %
RISE
2023
138526

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What Does it Take?

You need to be:

You should have:

Training

Getting On

Contacts

The following organisations may be able to provide further information.

Institute of Consulting
Tel: 01536 207480
E-mail: membership@iconsulting.org.uk
Website: http://www.iconsulting.org.uk
Twitter: @cmi_managers
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/bettermanagers

Institute of Management Services
Tel: 01543 266909
Website: http://www.ims-productivity.com/
Twitter: @IMSProd
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ims1945

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