Totum are delighted to be working with ES Consulting (a division of the law firm Eversheds Sutherland) to recruit a Head of Technology and Transformation.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join one of the leading legal consultancies that has an ambitious growth plan and is about to embark on a major transformation agenda that will fundamentally change how they go to market and engage with their clients.

About ES Consulting

With offices and operational centres in the UK, Hong Kong, Singapore and North America, ES Consulting (a division of Eversheds Sutherland an international top 15 law firm) are a global legal, compliance and HR consulting firm who use their expertise to deliver people, process and technology solutions for some of the world’s leading businesses.

With a current revenue of £40 million and with a growth plan to hit £100 million over the next five-years, ES Consulting are entering an exciting period of growth and transformation.  This is being supported by investment funding, and a rebrand that will create a new look and feel for the business and support their aim to be a global alternative legal and compliance provider, with ‘technology’ at the core of their capability.

The opportunity 

Reporting to the Head of Practice, the Head of Technology and Transformation will lead the technology transformation of the business through the delivery of new technology product lines that will increase profitability and growth.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Harmonising the merger of the different consulting units and identifying the technology that can be used to develop new products for clients
  • Creating a technology roadmap to streamline client engagements, ensuring that best-of-breed applications are identified and integrated into a flexible delivery platform for legal managed services
  • Establishing centres of excellence in the management of technology to drive rapid growth and efficiency across each practice area
  • Working with the senior management team to influence their access and usage of emerging legal and related technologies within their practice areas
  • Facilitating and leading workshops to come up with the best ‘real-world’ ideas, which will be invested in and turned into live products and/or solutions
  • Partnering with technology companies or other providers as identified to drive longer term solutions

Candidates will be motivated to join an entrepreneurial and ambitious business who are at the start of a transformation journey. You will need to be an experienced operational and transformational business leader who has led technology related change within a professional, financial or business services environment.

A track record in leading multi-disciplinary teams who have devised, designed and delivered innovative and transformational legal or managed service solutions is also required. In addition, candidates will need to demonstrate strong business and commercial acumen, have a track record in supplier relationship management, be solution focused and have a good knowledge of cloud-based products.

If you are interested in this outstanding opportunity, please contact Julius Reeves at Totum Partners: [email protected]


Job Details

Job Ref: 894728
Hours: Full Time
Location: UK – London
Working Term: Permanent
Salary: Competitive


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