What Will My Job Duties Be as an SME Consultant?
SME consultants are in the business of selling advice. As an SME consultant, it'll be your job to help clients' solve problems and set goals for improvement. Depending on the clients, the goal may be to improve a business's structure, efficiency, profits, performance or perhaps all of these areas. In this position, you might also be called a management consultant or management analyst.
Your other job duties could involve making organizational changes or developing and implementing systems that promote efficiency or increase profits. For example, after observing problems with a business's inventory management system, you might come up with a plan to make it better, saving the clients money in the process.
This varying career can allow you to gain experience in many facets of the business. You might enjoy the chance to perform different tasks each day and work with different kinds of businesses.