The Sports Business Group at Deloitte is a market-leading team of specialist advisors working exclusively on sports assignments, bringing commercial, financial, strategic and business knowledge to solve the key challenges facing sports’ leading organisations.
The Sports Business Group also publishes renowned industry commentaries, including the Deloitte Annual Review of Football Finance and the Deloitte Football Money League.
We are currently looking to expand our team by recruiting for a Consultant based in Manchester.
The successful candidate will have responsibility for working across the full spectrum of client projects, as well as helping maintain the Group’s sports business information system.
Examples of previous Sports Business Group client projects can be found in the Case Studies section of the Group’s website : www.
deloitte.co.uk / sportsbusinessgroup
As a Consultant you will have the opportunity to be involved in a range of transactions / projects where you will :
Take a team role in supporting clients, using outstanding technical and commercial skills on sports business projects;
Gain experience across a variety of sports on a variety of strategic and operational projects;
Manage single or multiple project teams to deliver exceptional impact;
Work to tight deadlines, adding value on complex, high profile and sensitive projects;
Work effectively in diverse teams within an inclusive team culture where people are recognised for their contribution;
Show outstanding levels of sports business, finance and market analysis;
Lead client relationships and manage client relationships as part of project delivery;
Coach and develop team members to become excellent consultants; and
Assist in putting together high-quality reports for clients and work on the group’s key publications (Annual Review of Football Finance and Deloitte Football Money League).
Your work, your choice
At Deloitte we believe the best impact is the value we add, not the hours we sit at our desk. We carefully consider agile ways of working, both formal and informal, that allow for the best impact for our people and our clients.
Please speak to your recruiter about the working pattern that works best for you.
Location : Manchester
Suggested work pattern : Permanent full-time
Your professional experience
Experience at a top tier management consulting / professional services firm and / or in the sports business industry
A relevant Degree or MBA
Proven interest in, and understanding of, the sports business market
Experience of leading teams and managing projects is preferable
Strong financial and analytical skills
Outstanding working knowledge of Microsoft Office (in particular Microsoft PowerPoint & Excel)
A committed, flexible and team-oriented working style
Outstanding communication and presentation skills, both oral and written
A strong career and academic record
A broader perspective of potential issues encountered when managing diverse teams and the strategies to overcome them
A clear understanding of the firm’s commitment to creating a more inclusive culture
An accountancy or other financially led professional qualification would also be an advantage