Change Management Consultant

New York City, NY
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Alicia Capobianco

Job Description:

Our large financial services client located in NYC is seeking a Change Management Consultant for a 6+ month contract assignment with potential to extend. This is onsite (some flex to work remote) and full-time. This position sits within the Technology Development Center supporting the firm-wide change initiatives that involve the transition of people, processes and technology.

Responsibilities & Requirements for this role:

Developing and managing clear and consistent communications are a key success factor for this role.

Strong content production and project management skills

Must haves for this role are:

Minimum of 8+ (well-seasoned) years developing and implementing comprehensive communications plans, from an Enterprise level, within a technology organization.

Prior experience in business technology communication roles and be able to provide laser focus on deliverables and meeting tight deadlines.

Experience with writing and executing change management communications to stakeholders and program sponsors for technology teams.

Strong written and verbal communication skills, including an aptitude for clear and concise synthesis and writing of complex, technical information.

Must perform well under time-sensitive deadlines. Must work well with others and be proactive in campaign management and execution efforts.

• Strong consultative skills, capable of assessing the organizational impact of large-scale IT change programs, and designing communications strategies to support them

• Knowledge of current best practices and trends in communications, including the strategic use of social media and video

• Prior experience working in a technology organization, preferably within financial services

• Advanced Microsoft Office skills (Word, PowerPoint, Excel)

• Experience with web publishing tools and/or HTML

• Prior experience in publication design 

Client Description:

Freelancing long-term with Aquent gets you access to some pretty cool things:

- You're paid weekly

- Subsidized health and dental benefits after your first four weeks of work (averaging at least 20 hrs/wk)

- Access to Fidelity 401(k)

- Access to FSA Program (pre-tax payment toward bus or train passes, etc.)

- Direct deposit for your paycheck

- Access to our Talent Rewards Program (we reward for referrals!)

- Access to free online courses via Aquent's Gymnasium, to help you develop your skills: http://gymnasium.aquent.com/

- Aquent support: your Aquent Agent checks in with you during the course of your contract to make sure you're happy and progressing according to your expectations (we're also there to be looking for new opportunities for you when you're close to wrapping up)


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