Consultant Position

We seek highly motivated individuals to join our team full-time as Consultants. The ideal candidate is looking to gain experience working on consulting-style engagements for firms and organizations in a wide range of industries, including but not limited to technology, health care, finance and entertainment. Consultants will manage projects on their own, including interacting with and advising clients directly, with a view to moving to a client and consulting leadership role as soon as they are ready.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Work with partners to design and execute client engagements, including writing proposals, strategy and research memos and other external reports, and presenting them to clients
  • Directly manage a team of Associates and Senior Associates (typically 1-4 staff members)
  • Design, develop, implement and analyze qualitative and quantitative studies, such as proprietary polling, focus groups and other research methodologies
  • Manage client projects, including allocating resources across the team to meet project goals and deadlines
  • Participate in the management and operations of the company, including developing and managing vendor relationships, overseeing the operations of their own team, and helping drive business development

IDEAL QUALIFICATIONS

  • Shows a passion for learning about different industries and clients’ reputational challenges
  • Keen analytical and writing ability with a demonstrated track record of generating insight
  • Demonstrated orientation toward client service
  • Strong oral communication and writing skills and a keen attention to detail
  • Experienced and effective team and project manager
  • Thrives under pressure and in fast paced situations
  • Demonstrates excellent judgment and perfect discretion
  • Highly organized, with excellent time management skills; capable of managing across multiple projects at once

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

  • Bachelor’s degree; M.B.A. or other relevant Master’s level degree preferred
  • Strong academic record
  • Three or more years work experience, preferably in consulting or related professional services
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, and Excel

 

This position is based in Washington, D.C., and requires some travel, on a project by project basis. Compensation and benefits are competitive. All candidates must be authorized to work in the United States.