Principal Consultant- Croydon- 12 Months.Eligible for SC Clearance Role Purpose The role holder provides business consultancy to our client base and will develop other consulting opportunities. They may lead small teams of consultants or be part of a large team of consultants dealing with complex assignments and relationships. Key Accountabilities Owns and delivers significant consulting assignments which typically require the management of input from other consultants. Works to the assignment description and consulting standards. Will manage most of the large and more complex client assignments, identifying resource needs.Strong proven experience in Oracle Cloud technology (IaaS, PaaS, SaaS) Manages and develops relationships with customers and colleagues interfacing with similar level of staff in order to define and deliver large assignments of high complexity. At this level would be expected to have significant client relationship responsibility and would be proactive in bringing new ideas and product offerings to clients.Actively contributes knowledge to the client and feedback on white papers/books. Actively participates in local special interest/practice groups. Makes use of experts in appropriate areas and provides some mentoring to the clients consultants. May manage a sub-practice area and ensures dissemination and sharing of practice knowledge throughout the organisation. Develops thought leadership.Identifies and secures extension business. Identifies and secures new assignments.Support client account planning.Reviews employee performance and undertakes significant career and assignment management.Supports recruitment activities.Manages the process for preparation of bids for major new work and frequently will take the leading role in client presentations.Maintains senior management to executive level relationships both internally and externally. Whilst principally responsible for client delivery they will have accountability for developing new business for the client.Works with a moderate level of guidance to successfully execute a number of large assignments of high complexity. These assignments involve working with senior to executive management in client organisations.Eagerly pursues new work opportunities within area of expertise. Creates a positive environment on work assignments and within a business unit. Consistently contributes extra effort. Has a positive approach towards clients, peers, support staff and management. Is an effective team member and contributes to team leadership where appropriate.