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Management Consultant

Management consultant presenting to a group of people

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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Useful Subjects

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

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Job Outlook Scotland and UK

  Scotland
2024
9218
0.3 %
RISE
2029
9249
  United Kingdom
2024
185986
4 %
RISE
2029
193347

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What Does it Take?

You need to be:

You should have:

Training

Getting On

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