Date Added: 15 December 2020
: 15 January 2021
Job Title: Consultant
Working For: Flint Global Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary
What we are looking for
We are looking for high achievers, from a range of backgrounds. We are looking for candidates with experience working in public sector organisations, with a particular interest in individuals with direct experience working in the British Government, Parliament, Devolved Administrations, the European institutions, EU member states governments or parliaments, or a multilateral institution. Trade policy experience Is of a particular interest, but we are also keen to consider those from other backgrounds.
Across all roles we look for a high standard of academic achievement. For consultant level roles, we are looking for candidates with c.3-5 years’ work experience. In addition, you will have a strong track-record of sustained achievement. As part of this you will have:
Excellent analytical, research and problem-solving skills – the ability to draw out the implications of complex evidence and analysis to give clear strategy and policy advice;
Outstanding written communication skills, with proven ability to draft clear documents for internal and external audiences with varying degrees of expert knowledge;
Outstanding oral communication skills, including the ability to communicate complex issues to non-specialists;
Good organisational skills including the capacity to project manage client teams including, prioritising, planning and scheduling complex tasks proactively, and comfortable working under pressure and to tight deadlines;
Strong interpersonal skills – a flexible approach and the ability to work well across teams, both with internal colleagues and external clients; and
A strong understanding of politics and the public sector.
In order to be successful, you will need to demonstrate the following three things in your application:
You a team-player and the kind of colleague who will add to the strong community we are building at Flint
You have something to say, and that our clients will benefit materially from access to your expertise, and your perspective
You will be driven by achieving outcomes for our clients, and that you can successfully contribute to a fast-paced commercial business
Closing Date: 15 January 2021
The review of applications and invitation to virtual interviews will be on an ongoing basis from the date of publication of the job posting.
Format will be 1st interview, written exercise, 2nd interview - selection.
Any questions, email at email@example.com, stating FlintRef798 in the subject header.
Due to Covid-19, we are working to ensure that our recruitment process is handled remotely. We expect successful candidates to take on a remote working position until government guidelines permit office-based work on a regular basis.