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A Consultant is an expert or a professional in a specific field with ample knowledge of the subject matter. A career in Consulting has become a popular choice among youngsters, particularly after the growth in information technology and digital streaming services. Moreover, there has been a significant change in consulting services in recent years. Any project execution or product development or for that matter any domain, such as accounting, human resources, finance or industries such as oil and gas, retail sector, etc., requires individuals who have expertise in specific skills.

A consultant provides advice in the following:

  • Management
  • Accountancy
  • The environment
  • Entertainment
  • Technology
  • Law (tax law, in particular)
  • Human resources
  • Marketing
  • Medicine
  • Finance
  • Life management
  • Economics
  • Public affairs
  • Communication
  • Engineering
  • Sound system design
  • Graphic design
  • Waste management, etc.

Whereas a consultant can work for a consultancy firm or can work as an independent consultant, earning potential depends upon the skills, advertisement and marketing of the business. Additionally, a consultant can work for several clients wherein he is required to provide more profound levels of expertise. However, the nature of consulting is temporary and limited to the project, product development, and digital marketing strategies.

Despite the remarkable changes in the paradigm of consultancy services, the term consultant has remained the same. Then there are management consultants, more trained in devising and developing strategies for the top management in organizations to deliver high ROI (return on investment) to customers and stakeholders. Organizations plan to leverage technology to provide high-value products, services, and ROI to customers.

Skills required for Job in Consultancy

As consultants are experts in their respective fields of studies, it needs lots of research and some special skills to become a successful consultant. The limited proficiency comes through hard struggle and learning which comes after higher education. A consultant with expertise in a specific sector shares his knowledge and experience with a group of people, in a comparatively short span. He uses the way which is exclusive for the group; the success of a consultant depends upon the consultant giving assurance to the company that their problems are taken care of.

Industries for consulting jobs

After the liberalization of the South African economy, numerous corporate companies have come with even bigger projects which require excellent expertise over various sections and the same has led to immense growth in consultancy services in South Africa. The requirement of consultants in accounts, finance, automobiles, banking, and financial services, advertisement agency etc. is churning a massive demand for consultancy services. Whereas some significant consultancy services serve 500 and 1000 companies, some small and coming up consultancies offer services for small and medium-size companies.

The scope of consulting jobs in advertisement agency

The luxury of consultancy services is that a consultant can work in both ways, i.e. can open his own office or can work for some or many corporate organizations. Whereas various advertising agencies around Gauteng hire consultants for multiple operations or expert services, many Consultants work from home or office with the help of telephone and fax machine. As the shape of the South African economy is bulging, consultancy jobs are going to be coming up in IT, Operations, Human Resources, Finance, Healthcare, marketing, etc.