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Include These Business Consultant Skills
- Previous experience as a business consultant
- Business acumen and commercial awareness
- Knowledge of business sectors such as marketing, management, human resources, and information technology
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
- Knowledge of business management software and computer proficiency
- Analytical thinking
- Problem-solving orientation and creativity
- Attention to details and observation spirit
- Coaching abilities
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Dear Mr. Rosas:
Upon review of your posting for an experienced Business Consultant to join your firm, I felt compelled to submit my resume for your consideration. With my proven experience driving sales and operational strategies, assessing business needs to develop optimal solutions, and amassing productive and top-performing teams, I feel confident that I would significantly benefit your organization.
From consulting with clients and performing in-depth analysis and benchmarking to identify optimal solutions to coaching dynamic staff and building key account relationships, my background has prepared me to excel in this role. With a solid foundation in leadership, business operations, and project life cycle management, my additional strengths in communication, problem solving, and time management prepare me to thrive in this position.
Highlights of my background include:
Orchestrating comprehensive responsibilities to drive success of business operations, including sales and business development strategies, staff development, goal definition, and profit and loss / budget management; continually realizing increased sales, customer loyalty, and business success across the board.
Identifying unique client needs and requirements; developing and implementing strategic solutions to propel business success and boost profits.
Leading an $8M contract implementation with a Fortune 500 client; analyzing the contract and subsequently increasing its value by $1.7M.
Utilizing organizational, analytical, and motivational skills to propel projects and teams to peak results.
With my solid experience in business development and needs assessment, coupled with my enthusiasm and dedication to achieving success, I believe I could swiftly surpass your expectations for this role. I look forward to discussing the position in further detail.
Thank you for your consideration.
Bette A. Jackson