Alium RSS Alium RSS Feed en-us 03/04/2013 12:45:29 20 Interim COO 14/11/2011 11:40:00 A UK Life Insurer in the midst of acquisition discussions and with a major change programme underway had an urgent requirement for an interim COO when the present incumbent announced their intentio Coaching of Executive and Leadership community 22/06/2011 12:30:00 Working with the Executive of a major global IS company, against a backdrop of tough market conditions, increasing competitive pressures, reducing revenues and unsettled employee morale, <a href="/ Coaching Retail Executive Leadership Team on their ‘people agenda’ 22/06/2011 12:29:00 The initial brief from the CEO of a major retail organisation indicated that there was much focus on the business strategy and operational delivery, but limited emphasis on the people dimension.&rd Coaching of Managing Director through an Acquisition 22/06/2011 12:27:00 Working with the Managing Director of a successful consultancy firm through a period of merger and acquisition by a FTSE 100 company, coaching was provided throughout the journey to support the ind Coaching of Senior Executive Team 22/06/2011 12:26:00 An interim coach was placed in a global products and services business to evaluate behaviours, design and embed a coaching culture. Interim Reward Manager 06/09/2010 17:11:00 Due to an unexpected resignation, this professional services firm needed to resource an Interim Head of Reward to lead the function in a very short space of time. Interim Reward Director 06/09/2010 17:03:00 A European investment bank had developed a new organisation-wide reward strategy, but one of its country operations was resistant to the change and the decision was taken to engage an interim manag Interim Project Manager 06/09/2010 15:55:00 The Department of Health&rsquo;s Growing Capacity programme aims to set up new surgical and diagnostic units run by independent operators under the jurisdiction of Strategic Health Authorities. Interim Project Manager 06/09/2010 15:53:00 A large international company was in the final stages of acquiring another business. This required the disposal of one of the acquisition&rsquo;s divisions, and the relocation of the other divi Interim Project Manager 06/09/2010 15:44:00 An interim Project Manager sourced by Alium was appointed by the Department of Health to support NHS commissioners in the development of project specification. Interim Programme Manager 06/09/2010 15:39:00 The senior management team of this Social Services division had put together an action plan to improve performance in the department and contribute to raising the corporate assessment. Interim Programme Manager 06/09/2010 15:38:00 A Police force wished to put in place a programme to improve information management within its own boundaries and to enable it to successfully interact with other agencies. Interim Programme Director 06/09/2010 15:35:00 Alium provided an interim Programme Director to lead the NPfIT initiative in a major Foundation Trust. Interim Procurement Director 06/09/2010 15:29:00 A Central Government Department wished to initiate a transformation programme for its commercial and procurement operations. Interim Operations Director 06/09/2010 15:27:00 Following a damning assessment of service delivery for older people, with the assessors seeing no clear direction for improvement, the Chief Executive of this local authority took the decision to b Interim Operations Director 06/09/2010 15:25:00 Having decided to invest over US$30m in building the leading chemicals plant in the Middle East, this international chemicals company needed an interim management professional to oversee constructi Interim Marketing Director 06/09/2010 15:16:00 An interim Marketing Director was provided by Alium to a leading London Foundation NHS Trust to develop their marketing strategy. Interim Marketing Director 06/09/2010 15:16:00 When the Marketing Director of this leading consumer durables retailer went on a planned absence, the company decided that the most appropriate solution would be to bring on board an interim manage Interim Logistics Director 06/09/2010 15:14:00 A mainstream eye-care retailer with 400+ outlets nationwide needed to transform its supply chain to reduce costs and increase reliability. Interim IT Director 06/09/2010 15:12:00 Our client, a major advertising agency was looking to launch a new digital marketing division, based on the use of web technology for sophisticated marketing initiatives. However, its existing IT s Interim IT Director 06/09/2010 15:06:00 When the IT Director of this UK subsidiary of a market leader in the global document industry suddenly and unexpectedly departed, the organisation needed to find alternative and credible leadership Interim Human Resource Director 06/09/2010 14:53:00 When this global FMCG company initiated a radical transformation of its learning, the VP Global Learning wanted a world-class development professional to work side by side with him to develop a new Interim Human Resource Director 06/09/2010 14:51:00 An interim HR Director from Alium built the HR infrastructure to manage the complexities of a second NHS workforce alongside directly hired employees in two existing Independent. Interim Human Resource Director 06/09/2010 14:49:00 A multi-site provider of industrial services was evaluating whether or not to move from a decentralised HR model to having a central group function. Interim Human Resource Director 06/09/2010 14:48:00 As this consumer business was growing fast, it realised it needed a seasoned interim management professional with industrial relations and European experience to take over and direct the Human Reso Interim Human Resource Director 06/09/2010 14:39:00 When a leading global construction and engineering business wanted to implement a new reward strategy, it turned to Alium to find an experienced interim HR Director. Interim Head of Review 06/09/2010 14:38:00 A Central Government Department wished to undertake a major Review but wished to have improvements made as the Review progressed. Interim Head of Resourcing 06/09/2010 14:36:00 Because this major bank had not reviewed its resourcing process for some time. Alium was approach by the new HR Director to find an interim Head of Resourcing with a specific brief to examine the r Interim Group Head of Finance 06/09/2010 14:33:00 A successful high street retailer required an Interim Group Head of Finance whilst the business went through some internal changes. Alium was asked to recommend a hands-on, high-calibre interim Finance Director 06/09/2010 14:18:00 As part of restructuring its operations, this healthcare business had decided to relocate its <a href="/For-Clien Interim Finance Director 06/09/2010 14:16:00 When the replacement of a Finance Director met delays, this non-departmental public body needed to find an interim manager. Interim Finance Director 06/09/2010 14:15:00 Following the acquisition of a major automotive company in Germany, it was essential that the financial systems of the two companies were integrated as quickly as possible. Interim Finance Director 06/09/2010 14:13:00 When the manufacturer of a well-known branded product in the paper industry found itself in difficulties, it needed to not only take radical steps to ensure the business stayed afloat, but also rea Interim Finance Director 06/09/2010 14:11:00 This manufacturer&rsquo;s head office team had lost faith in its Danish subsidiary. The operation based in Denmark was repeatedly failing to achieve targets and its financial planning was poor. Interim Finance Director 06/09/2010 14:09:00 A well-known retail financial services business was going through a period of considerable growth, but its consumer operation was struggling to keep up. Interim Finance Director 06/09/2010 14:07:00 The client was the UK arm of an international packaging group that had a dominant position in the national market. Interim CEO 26/08/2010 12:06:00 A group of companies engaged in the international distribution of professional audio equipment and electronic components had decided it need to grow by acquisition, and take a more strategic approa Interim CEO 26/08/2010 12:05:40 Following a series of poor results, this software business approached Alium to source an interim management executive with strategic change and programme skills to stabilise the business. Interim Business Development Manager 26/08/2010 12:05:18 Following the sale of the business and subsequent purchase by another group, a UK telecommunications service provider lost a number of senior directors.