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Junior Consultant - Glasgow

Ref: 1141 Date Posted: Wednesday 13 Sep 2023

Junior Consultant – 12 Months – Full Time – Glasgow/Remote


About the Company


Plan B Consulting aim to provide high-quality and innovative Business Continuity consultancy to clients, to protect and preserve their organisation from risks and allow for swift and effective recovery from disruptive incidents.


About the role


Our Junior Consultants play an important role in building PlanB Consulting’s reputation for quality service by supporting Consultants in the delivery of Business Continuity and Crisis Management consultancy, exercises and training to clients worldwide.


The work will involve travel throughout the UK, roughly 3-5 days a month and some overseas travel.


Duties will include:

Supporting Consultants’ / Directors’ delivery of on- and off-site Client consulting, to maintain and build upon PlanB Consulting’s reputation as a leading Business Continuity consultancy


 Assisting with the development and delivery of exercises and training courses in Business Continuity and Crisis Management to a high standard and in line with PlanB Consulting’s values

 Taking notes during on-site delivery, client meetings and calls and during Business Continuity interviews, writing up results and following up on actions

 Working with Consultants and the Business Development Manager to develop proposals and sales collateral

 Contributing to the continual improvement of internal procedures and processes

Assisting Consultants, Business Support Manager and company Directors as required


About you




 We will consider applications from graduates from any discipline

 Ability to produce high-quality, formal written reports with an

excellent standard of English

 Experience of delivering presentations

 Excellent time management and prioritisation of activities

 Ability to self-motivate




 Higher education qualification e.g. MA, MSc

 Previous knowledge in the fields of Business Continuity, Crisis Management, Information Security and/or Disaster Recovery

 Experience of delivering work in a consulting environment


Excellent communication and interpersonal skills which will help facilitate strong working relationships with clients and colleagues


 Flexible and dynamic, with a strong work ethic and willingness to engage in regular travel across the UK and globally

 Honest and trustworthy, with an open and transparent approach to delivering all work


In addition, applicants should display strong evidence and development of ability in PlanB Consulting’s Core Competencies:


Attention to Detail and Organisation Client Relationship Management
Problem Solving
Team Working and Collaboration


Additional Information


Glasgow preferred but will consider candidates throughout the UK. We offer flexible location working so there is opportunity to work from home even if you live near the office.

Note candidates must be eligible to work in the UK.


 This is an existing and interesting role with no two days are ever the same.

 You will be given a full induction course to ensure that you have the skills and

knowledge to carry out your role.

 You will receive some of the best formal and informal training in the business continuity industry. All our staff, whether they are consultants or support staff attend the CBCI course within 6 weeks. Details here.

 You will very rapidly be working on client work and getting involved in the delivery of assignments.

 You will work in teams delivering projects but will work over a number of projects at the same time increasing your knowledge of different industries and be involved in the delivery of lots of different products.

 You manage your own diary and have the freedom to work from home or in our office in central Glasgow.

 There is a full career path within PlanB Consulting, so you have the ability to progress through the company, take on responsibility and earn more money and benefits.


Apply online with a CV and cover letter to start your e-Placement Scotland journey with Plan B Consulting

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