Independent Consultant Resume Samples

Independent consultants are self-employed professionals who review and analyze the operations and procedures of the business. The day-to-day operations of these consultants vary greatly based on the field they are hired for, but most of the highlighting duties listed on the Independent Consultant Resume include – making recommendations, providing reports to increase profit, enhancing overall efficiency, managing or suggesting on human resource management, planning and evaluating business projects, monitoring market trend, and working with businesses to maximize work performance and efficiency.

Aspiring candidates should have exceptional problem-solving skills, they should show expertise in compiling reports and presentations; they should possess strong computer skills and be able to multi-task and give importance to effective communications. They should stay up-to-date on the latest technologies pertaining to their industry and have work prioritization skills too. Independent consultants are normally called upon based on their work experience and knowledge of the field.

 

Software Independent Consultant Resume

Summary : Multi-disciplined Software Independent Consultant with expertise across many applications and platforms. Successful software configuration, implementation, installation, and support for small to very large organizations. Experienced in software/network application security, hardware security, and general perimeter security techniques. Experienced in Software Configuration Management, with overlapping responsibilities in Hardware Configuration Management and development of oracle-based applications.

Skills : AS400, Windows NT, Windows XP, Windows 2000, Windows Vista Software: Microsoft Office Suite, Exchange, Project, IIS, Microsoft.NET, ASP, VB, HTML

Description :

  • Managed a mass rollout of Kronos workforce central to multiple lines of business on a very tight project timeline.
  • Leading the effort to the developer, document, and design all current pay processes, interface needs, gap analysis, and streamline processes with a focus on standardization.
  • Performed on-site business requirements analysis to determine union pay policies and state pay policies laws.
  • Configured and documented all timekeeping pay rules, hyper-find queries, function access profiles, display profiles, accruals, and employee schedules.
  • Created all Kronos interfaces using Kronos workforce integration designer to integration with payroll / hr and 3rd party applications.
  • Provided onsite class training for end-users on the Kronos timekeeper V6.1 product.
  • Performed user acceptance testing and system testing with core team after each initial build to test all processes and timekeeper configurations.
  • Worked with Kronos team members to define product and service delivery in statement of work.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science


Marketing Independent Consultant Resume

Summary : Administrative/Marketing Independent Consultant with 12 years of experience in Supply Chain Management and Warehouse Logistics Management in electronics, transportation, oil and gas processing industries. Translated business strategies into operational objectives. Established and developed freight forwarding techniques to increase productivity with cost-reduction and unique problem-solving strategies involving Big Box Supply Chain. Strong analytical skills that create and institute process improvements while keeping in alignment with corporate goals and objectives.

Skills : Market Expansion & Commercialization Strategy, New Product Launch, Peer-to-Peer Education, Trend Analysis, International Experience, Strategic Relationships, Communication, Resource Optimization, Results-Oriented, Agency Management

Description :

  • Developing internal and external supply chain network processes for oil, natural gas vending, fabrication, revamp, and industrial automation projects.
  • Managing and monitoring service requirements on-air/ocean forwarders, carriers, and customs brokers.
  • Efficiently fulfilling all documentation requirements to ensure expedited customs clearance of products imported into and exported from the united states.
  • Enhancing monitoring systems for auditing the performance levels for suppliers, fabricators, and forwarders through data by tracking shipments, delivery and arrival dates, re-routes, estimated times of delivery/arrivals, and past dues purchase orders.
  • Processing implementations resulting in 96% improvement of the shipments being delivered on time.
  • Leading logistics management teams in effort to coordinate "lean" movement of production from domestic and international suppliers by working with freight forwarders including rail, ocean, ground, and air freight carriers.
  • Conducting analysis on current rates to identify cost-saving opportunities, auditing freight bills, investigating reasons for cost differences, variances on invoicing, and negotiate revised freight rates, as needed.
  • Responsible for the review and approval of documentation required to support implementation or revisions for user guides and/or new Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs).
  • Reviewed proposed changes, conducted risk assessments, and make the best decisions possible.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Arts


Business Owner/Independent Consultant Resume

Summary : Results-oriented Business Owner/Independent Consultant with over seventeen years of diversified Finance/Accounting experience. Proven skills in the budget, forecast, general accounting, and actual sales analysis. Demonstrated ability to assist in the improvement of processes with accounting systems, upgrades, report development, and procedure implementation. Highly effective working with self-managed projects and cooperatively in a team effort. Exceptional technical and analytical aptitude coupled with the ability to prioritize multiple tasks while consistently meeting critical deadlines.

Skills : Hyperion, HFM, Workspace, Oracle, SAP, PeopleSoft, Essbase, Smartview, Indigo, NOA, GMS, Windows Vista, Microsoft Office 2010, MSA, Lawson, JD Edwards

Description :

  • Providing clients with recommendations for improving performance gaps and optimizing system settings configuration to increase efficiency and achieve proven best practice standards.
  • Strategically designed and developed a company-wide data dictionary, defining all elements of the new chart of accounts and relating metadata (object accounts, business units, responsibility codes, category codes, etc). 
  • Assessed Business, SOX and IT implications at each project phase and monitored progress to meet milestones, deliverables, and budget targets.
  • Assisted with providing project organizational change management services including project communications to 2,000+ employees and contractors, Adkar organizational readiness assessments, deployment strategy, training and sustainability management.
  • Responsible for review and setup of intercompany transactions, revamp of allocations, setting up of new chart of account structure to maximize reporting capabilities in JDE as well as set up a governance structure to monitor/control business unit setup, maintain work orders, etc.
  • Determining the purchase accounting treatment for all share-based compensation.
  • Performing internal controls for areas of responsibility and ensuring that controls are appropriate and adequate under Sarbanes-Oxley requirements.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Masters of Business Administration

Senior Independent Consultant Resume

Summary : Committed, visionary leader and seasoned Senior Independent Consultant with a successful history of eliminating roadblocks to achieve organizational objectives. Leading organizations ranging in size from 5-500 has revealed an innate ability to get the most out of people by creating an environment that fosters growth and development while leveraging unique talents, challenging his direct reports to reach their full potential. An articulate, direct and respectful communicator, has effective conversations at all levels and is recognized as a trusted and calming force amid organizational challenges, consistently moving forward in a positive manner.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Salesforce, MailChimp/Constant Contact, Event Planning, And Execution, Relationship Management

Description :

  • Working in partnership with the Board of Directors and staff of organizations to lead and execute all aspects of community fundraising, special events and maintain a comprehensive effort to increase financial support.
  • Initiating alliances and develop relationships with community-minded individuals and businesses to advance the organizations fundraising capacity.
  • Identified, recruited, managed, oriented and supported the board of directors, committees and volunteer fundraising groups.
  • Worked closely with the Board President and/or Chief Executive officer to increase board and committee member engagement in development.
  • Advising on organizational change related to structure, communications, and programming to align with strategic goals.
  • Making public presentations to raise awareness in the community of the organization's mission and develop fundraising partners and recruit volunteers.
  • Developed, implemented and executed 11 successful events that raised over $280,000 in sponsorships and donations.
  • Identified, recruited and acquired 53 community partners/sponsors/donors for three organizations.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Certificate

Independent Consultant/Trainer Resume

Summary : Independent Consultant/Trainer with a diverse management experience through career advancement within the public sector as well as through collaboration with non-profit organizations. Strengths include: Writing for grant opportunities and developing budgets that prioritize the allocation of resources to align with program goals. Identifying partners and challenges to effectively close gaps in policies, laws, regulations, and enforcement. Collaborating with boards, committees, workgroups, volunteers, policymakers, and other external audiences.

Skills : Business Development, Product Development, Market Research, Microsoft Office, Quality Management System

Description :

  • Monitoring court-ordered non-consensual intercepts by listening to the conversation in a foreign language and interpret to English by extracting very salient information.
  • Providing linguist services for the department of homeland security.
  • Providing written and oral synopsis, transcriptions in the English and Spanish languages.
  • Providing translation services with a range of standard and non-standard terminology and an understanding of dialects and jargon.
  • Providing assistance to special agents with regards to dialects, idioms, and colloquialisms.
  • Providing special agents with constant updates of live information gathered from title iii interceptions.
  • Creating and maintaining a database with phone numbers and names intercepted in the title iii for case agent and fellow linguists.
  • Providing advanced level information to investigative personnel regarding assigned language to include history and culture of assigned language (Spanish).
  • Keeping up to date with developments on the international scene by researching topics in order to analyze the significance of raw intelligence data received, which may be of interest to the united states intelligence community.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Independent Consultant II Resume

Summary : A proven leader and accomplished Independent Consultant/Business Manager with a combination of 30 plus years of experience in medical sales and in the healthcare field. Possesses a clinical, technical, entrepreneurial, personality, with demonstrated ability to generate sales and exceed targets. Consultative approach to sales, zeroing in on the client's needs in order to provide optimal solutions while building solid, strong relationships. Dynamic, confident, communicates with impact, clear, focused judgment and decision making skills.

Skills : Organizational Development, Change Management, Project Management, MS Office, Facilitation, Management, Communication, Organizational, Information Technology, Human Resources

Description :

  • Authorizing or deny claims based on medical necessity and eligibility, in accordance to contract language after clinical review enters claim status into the system.
  • Evaluating appeals and determining if proper documentation has been obtained to deny the claim.
  • Making further recommendations, requesting additional information, reviewing charts, and making revised or reiterate claim decision.
  • Reviewing authorization requests for anesthesia and rendering decision on medical necessity.
  • Reviewing and rendering decisions on all orthodontic claims for handicapping malocclusions specific to each Market contract.
  • Communicating claim review outcome to participating Dentists, plan members, and Health Plans.
  • Facilitating and giving Provider orientations.
  • Representing DentaQuest in a professional manner at all times.
  • Communicating to management ways to improve processes and productivity of the company.
  • Developing a full understanding of the administration of the dental program, including, but not limited to benefit and authorization requirements for Plans and/or States, claims payment and the denial process, and a business understanding of ASO and Risk relationships.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Arts

Independent Consultant/Volunteer Resume

Summary : Independent Consultant/Volunteer who proactively seeks business opportunities, while striving to gain a competitive advantage despite the uncertainty of the outcome remaining engaged throughout the sales cycle. Leverages a true passion for the sales process and exceptional personal drive along with a tireless work ethic. Committed to effectively achieving sales objectives within a company that is looking for a unique professional with strong planning, organization and execution skills.

Skills : Business Development, Office Management, Organizational Development, Process Improvement, Program Management, Recruiting, Research, Relationship Management

Description :

  • Assisting clients in evaluating potential energy savings to determine solutions beneficial to their needs.
  • Assisted installation contractors in project management of 2 megawatts of energy.
  • Developed a referral system to reach at least 2 new potential clients each week.
  • Closed 4 8mw totaling $10m plus of solar sales to date with $26m in the works.
  • Developed a business plan to ensure consistent growth and new clientele every year, specializing in fire alarm, fire suppression, and protecto wire systems.
  • Estimated and managed projects to completion, ensuring high quality and efficient installations, on time and on budget.
  • Installed & maintained fire alarm systems for 15 school districts throughout Southern California.
  • Secured the position of sole installation contractor for over 75 suppression installations per year.
  • Implemented residential & commercial solar sales and installation to company profile and closed $500,000 in residential sales.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
Masters of Business Administration

Independent Consultant/Entrepreneur Resume

Summary : Independent Consultant/Entrepreneur, successful in designing and optimizing technologies to drive business performance. Outstanding strategic planning, organizational development, team leadership, and decision-making skills. Astute negotiator and problem solver. Combines strong general management qualifications with outstanding performance leading advanced technology organizations. Successful in intense and demanding environments experiencing rapid change through internal growth, acquisition, and revitalization.

Skills : Program Management, Project Management, Business Development, Operations Management, P&L Management, Strategic Planning, International Business, Risk Management, Business Process Improvement

Description :

  • Providing strategic consulting, program and project management program manager/consultant for $100+ million dollars transformational program.
  • Responsible for business case creation & content, shepherding the business case through all its cycles, for all project financials and general program leadership for the first 10 months of the program.
  • Accountable for delivering projects on time, within budget, and within scope.
  • Led and coordinated cross-functional, cross-departmental, cross-company teams that are responsible for all aspects of a project, from initiation to closure.
  • Managing the day to day project activities of medium complexity or units/phases of larger complex projects.
  • Planning, executing, controlling and close-out projects against defined scope and budget.
  • Acting as a central point of contact and owner for all project activities until completely delivered and the project is closed.
  • Working closely with all project stakeholders and maintaining excellent communication.
  • Ensuring delivery of projects to the business partner, meeting the approved scope/cost/schedule/quality for the project.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Masters of Science

Director/Independent Consultant Resume

Summary : Director/Independent Consultant and operational strategist with 13 years of establishing excellence in production and manufacturing operations across diverse market sectors. Notable career marked by establishing profitable, scalable business operations that were acquired by key competitors and industry leaders in biodiesel fuels, software systems integration, and traffic management.

Skills : Supply Chain Planning, Distribution Network Modeling, Cost Reduction, Process Improvement, Excel, Access, PowerPoint

Description :

  • Engaged by craft breweries to manage brewery construction and expansion projects.
  • Collaborated with brewery owners, management teams, brewers, cellar staff, and packaging personnel to identify improvement opportunities and ensure on time, on budget production.
  • Consulted with biodiesel refineries to design process controls, analyze chemical loading procedures, and guide construction projects.
  • Propelled packaging capacity from 50 to 250 cans per minute, improving operator efficiency 30%, by working with the vendor to install a new CFT canning line and subsequently optimizing conveyor equipment.
  • Minimized potential for safety incidents by designing and fabricating custom steel structures for brewhouse operations.
  • Designed and operated full-service ASTM laboratory that provided biodiesel refineries with biodiesel and co-product QA/QC testing and analysis.
  • Ensured accurate, efficient, and ASTM compliant production management for renewable fuels and co-product streams by developing quality control procedures that used state-of-the-art laboratory equipment.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Independent Consultant Resume

Summary : Creative, Associate Partner And Independent Consultant with a passion for identifying key insights, solving challenging business problems and recognizing new opportunities. Valued for aligning big-picture strategy with day-to-day execution. Considerable experience collaborating with a wide range of stakeholders from C-level executives to executing staff. Skilled at project management, analytics, and strategy development.

Skills : Management, Marketing, Leadship, Risk Management, Engineering Management, Construction, Energy, Operations Management, Business Development, Renewable Energy

Description :

  • Completed opportunity assessment to determine the potential for a global medical device company to expand marketing and sales operations in brazil.
  • Conducted primary and secondary research to develop a complete assessment of company positioning with respect to competitors and market trends in two different product categories.
  • Conducted primary research to determine the market positioning of a building supply company for a potential acquisition by a private equity firm.
  • Assessed distribution capabilities of the company while obtaining a perspective from distributors, installers and end-users on the performance of the company's products.
  • Analyzed, reviewed, and modeled business considerations to determine the optimal solution.
  • Worked with company principals at a telecommunications services company to secure contracts with major wireless carriers to acquire properties.
  • Monitoring and sending communications with respect to ongoing contract renewals and or negotiations on new contracts.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Business Administration