Job description Business Management Consultant in Nova Scotia

Find out what work is like for a business management consultant in Canada. This work description is applicable to all Professional occupations in business management consulting (NOC 11201).

Professional occupations in business management consulting


Professionals in business management consulting occupations provide services to management such as analyzing the structure, operations, managerial methods or functions of an organization in order to propose, plan and implement improvements. They are employed by management consulting firms and throughout the public and private sectors or are self-employed.

Job duties

  • Analyze and provide advice on the managerial methods and organization of a public or private sector establishment
  • Conduct research to determine efficiency and effectiveness of managerial policies and programs
  • Conduct assessments and propose improvements to methods, systems and procedures in areas such as operations, human resources, records management, security management and communications
  • Conduct quality audits and develop quality management and quality assurance standards for ISO (International Organization for Standardization) registration
  • Provide guidance and support to businesses on regulatory policies and procedures; ensure internal compliance with regulatory requirements; and prepare submissions and filings with regulatory bodies
  • Plan the reorganization of the operations of an establishment
  • May supervise contracted researchers or clerical staff.

Job titles

  • business management consultant
  • business methods analyst
  • health information management consultant
  • ISO consultant
  • management analyst
  • operations management senior consultant
  • organizational analysis consultant
  • organizational analyst
  • organization and methods researcher
  • records management specialist

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