Systems Consultant/Engineering Director oversees the department responsible for supporting the sales representatives by providing technical knowledge to clients and potential clients. Evaluates the client's existing systems and needs to recommend products or services. Being a Systems Consultant/Engineering Director attends presentations or develops proposals, acting as the technical expert. Assigns project staff to installations/implementations and monitors deliverables to ensure client needs are met successfully and in a timely fashion. Additionally, Systems Consultant/Engineering Director gathers client feedback and suggests new products/services or makes recommendations for improvements to existing products/services. Requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a top management. The Systems Consultant/Engineering Director manages a departmental sub-function within a broader departmental function. Creates functional strategies and specific objectives for the sub-function and develops budgets/policies/procedures to support the functional infrastructure. To be a Systems Consultant/Engineering Director typically requires 5+ years of managerial experience. Deep knowledge of the managed sub-function and solid knowledge of the overall departmental function.