Freelance Consultant

T.A. Cook is an international management consulting firm focusing on Asset Performance Management. As a change management specialist, the firm delivers measurable value enhancement and bottom-line productivity gains. In order to achieve these results T.A. Cook offers a wide range of professional services which ensure that all business processes – from strategy definition through management to organizational design – are effective, efficient and sustainable. T.A. Cook’s clients are typically businesses, their suppliers and contractors working with significant industrial assets. The company has particular expertise in the petrochemicals, plastics, pharmaceutical, transport, mining and food sectors as well as excellent knowledge of gas, water and electricity utilities. In an effort to expand our freelancer pool, we are seeking a Freelance Consultant.

Your Responsibilities

  • Conduct analysis and audits of organizational structures, operational procedures, operational performance (including use of IT & Management Systems)
  • Development and evaluation of levers for efficiency and increases in productivity
  • Establish and agree quantitative and qualitative targets with responsibility for realization
  • Prepare and deliver implementation plans to achieve targeted goals
  • Sole responsibility for managing parts of a project during implementation
  • Preparation and execution of workshops, trainings and coachings
  • Preparation and management of status meetings and reports
  • Stand-in for project manager during his/her temporary absence

YouR QualiFicationS

  • Economic or engineering degree
  • Many years of consulting experience in our target industries and focus areas
  • Comprehensive knowledge of performance drivers in production, maintenance and technology
  • Proven ability to quickly penetrate complex issues and develop practical solutions
  • Ability to communicate with all stakeholders
  • Hands-on mentality paired with a professional and engaging demeanor
  • Fluency in at least two of the following languages: German, English, French, Spanish
  • Excellent MS-Office skills; ERP or special system knowledge skills a plus
  • Willingness to travel

WHat WE oFFER

Following submission to our freelancer pool, we will (upon demand) ask you for execution of analysis and multiple-month-long projects (5 days/week) within Europe. “On” and “off” the job training will be provided as required. If flexibility, resilience, being a quick learner, working independently and the ability to integrate into an international team are familiar to you, then we look forward to receiving your application.


Please submit these documents via email to our HR Manager, Mrs. Paulina de la Cruz Aguilera:
recruitment-UK@tacook.com.