Principal Consultant/Engagement Leader

Full Time
  • Full Time
  • Toronto


Voiant is a global consulting company. We act as value creators and business operators in everything that we work in the service of our clients – large and small. We identify improvement opportunities unique to their business and provide the expertise required to make digital transformations happen.

Voiant offers our clients guidance, know-how, and expertise – We bring functional insights, data power, and the digital tech leadership to help our clients navigate a digital journey. Whether we are breaking down meaningful analytics, designing enablement platforms, or building new operating models to be ready for the future, we solve our client’s toughest problems.

The Principal Consultant position offers an excellent career and growth opportunity for a talented and, highly-motivated professional with significant prior experience in technical consulting.

Reporting to the Head of Consulting, the Principal Consultant is responsible for leading a team of enthusiastic, capable, and motivated consultants. The role is responsible for building, mentoring, and scaling the team and building and strengthening relationships with our key clients.

The work:

  • Engagement in building the business by continually identifying new and expanded opportunities.
  • As a Principal Consultant, you will create an exciting and additive intellectual property through thought leadership and be familiar with a broad range of technologies, innovations in the cloud, and adjacent topics.
  • you are supporting the business in client project delivery through high-quality execution, the technical excellence of yourself and your team, and building and owning relationships with key client stakeholders.
  • reporting to the Leadership Team, effectively seeking guidance on technical and senior-level engagement, where appropriate, maximizing the impact of Sourced with our clients and maintaining our company values.
  • work with your team to develop their capabilities and build a strong personal brand both inside and outside the organization; This role includes both billable and team-leadership accountabilities. Your day-to-day activities and responsibilities will include Consulting and Domain Expertise
  • Principal Consultant are the ‘on the scene’ leaders accountable for our client engagements day-to-day. You will be responsible for leading your team through efficient and effective problem-solving processes, from initial conception through convergence to a solution or approach. It’s a role that demands thought leadership at the strategic level – and command of all the technical and operational details of execution. You will need excellent communication skills and the ability to forge strong relationships.
  • You will create knowledge from our engagements that can be shared across the team to further fuel growth. Additionally, you will collaborate with your peers across the Group to leverage their knowledge and experiences to support continuous improvement within your team.
  • Through the above, you will be accountable for ensuring and maintaining the billable utilization for yourself and your team to exceed the company’s targets. Team Building and Leadership
  • The Consulting team is the heart of our business, and hence talent attraction, development, and retention are critical to the company’s long-term success. As a principal, you will be accountable for identifying capability gaps, managing the team skills mix, making informed decisions on potential talent hires, growing, and developing the team.
  • You will form strong team relationships through leading, coaching, and motivating team members, as well as identifying and resolving blockers and conflicts. You will build respect with your peers and your team through your dedication, excellence, ‘leading from the front,’ and your continued focus on improving the caliber of your teams’ execution capabilities.
  • You will, in tandem with the Head of Consulting and the wider senior leadership team, drive effective team performance reviews, cascading organizational goals, as well as individual development plans to support the development and career growth of your team. Business Focus and Acumen
  • You will be accountable for ensuring that new and prospective client engagements have the highest focus, proposals, and statements of work (SOWs) are developed timely and meet the highest quality and accuracy standards.
  • You will lead the charge in supporting business development activities, including sales presentations, proposal creation, negotiation, and project estimation, with a purpose to achieve revenue and P/L objectives for each client engagement under your oversight.


  • 5-7 years plus of relevant experience in technical consulting or related industry experience in digital transformation in verticals such as sales performance management or financial services
  • Have a natural problem-solving mindset, be detail-oriented with a creative flair and a bias for action.
  • Relevant experience in project-based, team-oriented environments and a track record of leading or working in teams and delivering against tight deadlines in fast-paced and demanding environments.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills and ability to conduct and leverage sophisticated analyses to identify trends, draw conclusions and present recommendations.
  • Outstanding communication skills; confidence in presenting to senior executives.
  • Undergraduate or advanced degree from a top academic program, ideally being Masters or Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Information Technology, Computer Science, or related field
  • Exposure working with SPM tools such as Anaplan, Pigment, Varicent Board is advantageous.
  • Agile approach in personal work style, with ability to be flexible and adept in dealing with and resolving ambiguity

Voiant is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity. All employment actions are decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need.

The pay range for this role is:

150,000 – 180,000 CAD per year (Remote – Toronto, CA)

150,000 – 180,000 USD per year (Remote – United States)


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