Do you want to develop your potential? Tackle the world’s toughest problems? And leverage your passion for consulting to create sustainable impact? Join SEEK Development as (Senior) Consultant

About SEEK

We offer a distinctive setup for people who want to bring their intelligence, business skills and experience to bear on global challenges and sustainable development. We seek purpose-driven individuals who are exceptional problem-solvers, have experience in project and change management and are excited to shape a growing, entrepreneurial organization working globally from the heart of Berlin.

SEEK is a strategic and organizational consulting group dedicated to global human development. We drive social impact by supporting leading organizations to maximize their effectiveness and tackle the world’s toughest problems. We combine the professionalism of top management consulting with deep knowledge of the global development ecosystem, cutting-edge content knowledge and expertise in leading multi-stakeholder and organizational development processes. We support leading international agencies, governments, foundations, non-governmental organizations and corporations to maximize their impact - and work with clients such as the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation; the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria; the Global Partnership for Education; the World Bank; and the World Health Organization. For more information visit www.seekdevelopment.org.

About You

You are passionate about social impact and want to put your consulting skills to work in the field of global development. You enjoy working in teams that drive the delivery of innovative and results-oriented solutions for our clients. You look at challenges from a holistic perspective to unpack the real issues. You believe in the power of co-creation to drive sustainable change and have gathered first experience in managing multi-stakeholder processes to mobilize collective action. You are a committed self-starter, with an entrepreneurial spirit and strong qualifications:

  • Advanced degree in business/public administration, economics, social sciences or related fields from a renowned university
  • Minimum of 1-2 years (Consultant) to 3–4 years (Senior Consultant) of experience in a leading strategy consulting firm including first project management experience as workstream lead (Senior Consultant)
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, including quantitative data analysis
  • Experience in organizational development and transformations, process facilitation and leadership
  • Ability to communicate complex ideas effectively and present information in an insightful manner
  • Flexible and able to work collaboratively in a team environment and effectively with people at all levels in an organization
  • Fluent in English, German proficiency a plus

About your role

You will play a key role in all aspects of our high-profile client engagements by conducting analyses, formulating and testing hypotheses, developing creative ideas together with the client and supporting processes to drive change and transform organizational effectiveness. Your main responsibilities:

  • Contribute to developing high-impact programmatic and financing strategies, business models and partnerships for leading organizations in global development
  • Support leaders in transforming the operating models, systems, culture and leadership practices within their organizations to maximize effectiveness
  • Develop innovative resource mobilization, advocacy, and investment strategies for clients to ensure access to and optimal allocation of resources
  • Manage client relationships and project workstreams, delivering high quality results
  • Lead and develop highly motivated and skilled junior team members who strive for impact (Senior Consultant)
  • Actively contribute to business development and to further building SEEK’s knowledge base

What we offer

  • Unique chance to drive social impact in a fast-growing global development consultancy from day one
  • International work environment and clients
  • Passionate, dynamic and values-driven team in constant search of excellence
  • Mentorship and training to develop your potential and enable you to thrive
  • Career development opportunities 

Interested?

Please submit your application (cover letter, resume) to  recruiting@seekdevelopment.org stating SEEK-(Senior) Consultant/+your surname in the subject line by COB June 24th, 2019 highlighting your experience in the strategy consulting and social impact/global development sector. Please also note your earliest possible start date and expected salary. We will screen applications on a rolling basis - selected candidates will be invited for a multistage interview process.

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