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Reference: 88901

Date Added: 22 May 2023
Closing Date: 9 June 2023

Job Title: Associate Consultant (Strategy / Social Progress)

Working For: Firetail

Location: London

Salary: £26,000 - £30,000

Length of Contract: Permanent

Job Details

Firetail is growing. We are looking for an Associate Consultant to join our consulting team.

Firetail’s clients are ambitious and dedicated to social progress. They include some of the world’s most successful foundations, charities, international organisations and research institutions. In this role you will deliver high quality strategy consulting services that help our clients make the right decisions to realise their ambitions for society.

Key responsibilities

  • Strategic research: gather, synthesise, and present information about clients’ big strategic questions, analyse qualitative and quantitative data, conduct stakeholder interviews and surveys.
  • Problem solving and analysis: identify clients’ needs, create hypotheses, and deliver analysis that translates data into meaningful insights.
  • Developing high quality outputs: develop well-structured written arguments and recommendations to address our clients’ needs.
  • Client engagement: communicate with clients and their stakeholders, support with managing client expectations and presenting recommendations.
  • Business development: support on developing winning proposals, engage with potential client organisations and contribute to our thought leadership.
  • Project management: schedule and track project activities, timescales, and deliverables of multiple projects against deadlines.

Core competencies

  • You bring research skills and experience in conducting qualitative and quantitative analysis of information from primary and secondary sources
  • You are able to grasp clients’ needs, understand complex and cross-cutting problems, reach conclusions and draft relevant recommendations
  • You have excellent communication, presentation and report writing skills
  • You are able to work independently as well as in project teams in an international environment
  • You are able to prioritise and juggle multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Desirable (not required): You are a German speaker

Experience required

  • Undergraduate or graduate degree
  • Relevant experience, preferably a minimum of 1-2 years

We welcome applications from candidates with commercial, public or non-profit sector experience. Above all, we are looking for someone who is committed to positive social change.

Closing Date: 9 June 2023

Interview/Start Dates

Application Details

For more information on how to apply see here: https://www.firetail.co.uk/work-with-us

Website: https://www.firetail.co.uk/

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