In Q2 2019, the client engaged their Big 4 audit and tax partner to conduct a diagnostic of their finance operating model and accounting systems.
The client conducted a full Implementation Partner selection process. JSS Transform were selected over two Big 4 consulting firms including their current partner, and another ERP Implementation partner.
Read more on how we were able to deploy significantly greater levels of on the ground experience from day one here.
As part of an exit readiness programme, our client needed to rapidly embark upon a number of business critical transformation programmes.
A global insurance broker with a strong UK presence were in the process of rolling out a new core broking / trading platform. The design was completed and they required a team of change delivery professionals to assist their existing permanent team which wasn’t large enough. They had previously engaged with a big 4 consultancy though were unsatisfied with the price being quoted for what was required and with the experience of the consultants they would be provided so decided to use JSS.
Parachuted in JSS Transform Partners and teams to deliver exit readiness global finance, HR and technology transformation programmes.
Working closely with the company and portfolio company CXOs to deliver carveout and GBS transition, divestment, Group HQ build, Data & Analytics, NDA searches for CFO, Group Treasurer, Group FD, Group CIO.
Engaged by the company operational excellence team to support with the data science interim resources required to deliver a business critical commercial pricing and data science project. NDA searches CCO, CXO Advisory.
Engaged by portfolio CFO to deliver a highly skilled project team to remediate a failing ERP programme.
Engaged by the company COO to deliver via two concurrent cross portfolio data Science ‘proof of concepts’ focused on global cross portfolio data sharing and supplier risk identification.
Engaged by the companies team to deploy interim resources to stand up IT & Separation PMO functions. NDA searches for CPO, CCO, CTO, and CIO across Europe.
(Germany, Italy, Holland and UK)
"James has a particular strength in Finance and Technology Transformation, including ERP and SSCs. He's provided multiple high calibre interim consultants for these areas – James is a seasoned expert who knows what good looks like.
CFO/Transformation Director - Bain Capital
“James and the team at JSS-Transform demonstrated a deep and broad understanding of my requirements as Chief Data Officer at Telefonica UK. Having agreed my strategy with the Board, I was able to lay out the need for a strong, senior data transformation team and JSS were able to quickly provide me with a core team of excellent and experienced senior interim data consultants, to help me rapidly accelerate the delivery of my strategy and plans.”
Eddie Short – Chief Data & Analytics Officer, O2 (Telefónica UK)
Caterpillar CEO – ‘We have to lead digital in our core markets. By the summer every machine will be connected.’ April 2016 “James' approach clearly stands out from the rest from both being a candidate and an employer. The extra effort he takes to understand the real business needs and matches them to the candidates really helps accelerate the process overall with a minimum of time wasted on either side. A pleasure to work with and will do so again.”
Steve Warner CDO