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Managing Consultant - Chicago, IL (see job description below)

Senior Consultant - Chicago, IL (see job description below)


DATE POSTED: April 8, 2019

Job Description: Managing Consultant - Chicago, IL

ABOUT THOUGHTIUM

Thoughtium is a strategy consulting firm with core capabilities in developing  team and organizational strategy, coaching and developing leaders, and building commercial learning and development capabilities.  We are passionate designers and practitioners, focused on creating the space for our clients to do their best work through unique strategic experiences that meet  their most critical business needs.

Thoughtium was founded in 2016 and is emerging as an exciting new firm in the consulting space.  We believe our success is measured by the long-term value we offer our clients and their teams. This means prioritizing client and partner relationships and constantly evolving our value proposition.  We are excited about growing Thoughtium with candidates who are confident in the start-up space and interested in building the future of the company.

JOB SUMMARY

Thoughtium is seeking a reliable, forward-thinking Managing Consultant to lead critical business  initiatives with some of our most important clients. The Managing Consultant will partner with Thoughtium’s leadership team to design, scope, and deliver consulting services across several major client organizations.   This position will have a significant role in the growth of our business by leading projects, developing client relationships, and expanding access to new business opportunities.

We’re looking for an experienced candidate who can lead and execute large-scale, transformational client  engagements, managing multiple work streams while overseeing other Thoughtium consultants deployed to these projects.  The Managing Consultant will have significant career growth opportunity within our firm.

IDEAL CANDIDATE

  • Consistently demonstrates positive energy and strong initiative/  ownership

  • Committed to high standards of excellence and models an exemplary work ethic

  • Leads and manages multiple projects and teams

  • Creates connection and invests in relationships

  • Embodies high ethical character and makes good decisions

  • Works independently, seeking feedback and support from peers

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Builds and leads client relationships through project work and ongoing engagement with key business leaders across multiple clients from large-scale commercial organizations to start-ups.

  • Responsible for expanding business in existing clients as well as developing new business in related and emerging sectors.

  • Manages consultants when staffed accordingly, ensuring consistency of delivery and overall quality of work output across multiple consultants.

  • Prepares and facilitates client meetings including discovery sessions, collaborative design sessions, client engagements, business development and project reviews, project retrospectives, etc.

  • Performs project management, prepares scopes of work and project budgets.

  • Works with Thoughtium Partners to lead major work streams within multiple clients.

  • Develops project analysis, internal business methodology, task techniques and project plans with practice leaders in order to grow and scale Thoughtium capabilities.

  • Participates in the development of proposals, business objectives, and business development strategy.

  • Prepares and presentations for both client delivery and internal practice development using PowerPoint and Google Slides.

BASE REQUIREMENTS

  • Minimum 5 years of consulting experience with demonstrated experience in, scoping projects, business development, and internal practice development

  • Consults a wide range of client organizations from large-scale commercial organizations to start-ups

  • Bachelor's degree in a field that provides a strong foundation for management consulting (Masters degree in related field preferred)

  • Proven ability to demonstrate core consulting skills, including building client and internal presentations, project management, research and benchmarking, etc.

  • Proficient in building project plans, scoping large projects, developing client services contracts

  • Excellent verbal, interpersonal, and written communication skills

  • Ability to work in a high-demand, fast paced startup environment

  • Ability to work with individuals at all level including peer consultants and practice leads

  • Willingness to travel (local and out of state)

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (Ppt, Word, Excel) and Google Suite products (Slides, Docs, Sheets)

  • Excellent problem-solving skills

  • Ability to use and learn new technology

  • Ability to work independently, meet deadlines and produce results

BENEFITS

  • Health insurance and benefits

  • Paid time off

  • Great office environment at WeWork Fulton Market

  • Minimum travel requirements

  • A unique opportunity to grow your career with an exciting start-up

    For more information or to apply please email Anthony Ewing: anthony@thoughtium.com 


DATE POSTED: April 8, 2019

Job Description: Senior Consultant - Chicago, IL

ABOUT THOUGHTIUM

Thoughtium is a strategy consulting firm with core capabilities in developing  team and organizational strategy, coaching and developing leaders, and building commercial learning and development capabilities.  We are passionate designers and practitioners, focused on creating the space for our clients to do their best work through unique strategic experiences that meet  their most critical business needs.

Thoughtium was founded in 2016 and is emerging as an exciting new firm in the consulting space.  We believe our success is measured by the long-term value we offer our clients and their teams. This means prioritizing client and partner relationships and constantly evolving our value proposition.  We are excited about growing Thoughtium with candidates who are confident in the start-up space and interested in building the future of the company.

JOB SUMMARY

Thoughtium is seeking a reliable, forward thinking Senior Consultant to join our growing team and contribute to important client work.  The Senior Consultant will partner with Thoughtium leadership and other consultants to support the design and delivery of small and large-scale projects within multiple client organizations across different industries.  The person in this position will play a significant role in developing supporting tools and content for our most important client engagements , as well as managing important relationships and deliverables.

We’re looking for a self-starting candidate who can work across multiple projects and thrives in a startup environment.  The Senior Consultant role will have significant exposure to internal and client-facing , engagements, working alongside other Thoughtium practitioners.  This role will have plenty of opportunity to grow with our rapidly-expanding organization.

IDEAL CANDIDATE

  • Consistently demonstrates positive energy and strong initiative/  ownership

  • Committed to high standards of excellence and models an exemplary work ethic

  • Creates connection and invests in relationships

  • Embodies high ethical character and makes good decisions

  • Works independently, seeking feedback and support from peers

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Supports multiple projects across several clients, leveraging project management skills to ensure timely and quality delivery of work products.

  • Consults a wide range of client organizations from large-scale commercial organizations to start-ups

  • Prepares and facilitates client meetings including discovery sessions, collaborative design sessions, client engagements, business development and project reviews/retrospectives.

  • Interfaces with client leads and becomes a trusted advisor or confidant to the client.

  • Meets with Managing Consultants, Partners and others on a weekly, monthly or quarterly basis to give updates and request support when needed.

  • Supports business development initiatives alongside Managing Consultants.

  • Performs project management for multiple client engagements.

  • Contributes directly to the development of internal Thoughtium practice including project analysis, internal business methodology, task techniques and review of project plans with practice leaders.

  • Assists in the development of proposals, business objectives, and business development strategy.

  • Prepares and presentations for both client delivery and internal practice development using PowerPoint and Google Slides.

BASE REQUIREMENTS

  • Minimum of 3 years of consulting experience or 5+ years industry-related experience with demonstrated expertise in management consulting, strategy development or related field

  • Preferred experience in commercial life sciences (pharma, biotech, healthtech, device) or healthcare

  • Bachelor's degree in a field that provides a strong foundation for management consulting (Masters in a related field preferred)

  • Proven ability to demonstrate core consulting skills, including building client and internal presentations, project management, research and benchmarking, etc.

  • Excellent verbal, interpersonal, and written communication skills

  • Ability to work in a high-demand, fast paced startup environment

  • Ability to work with individuals at all levels within and outside the organization, including Senior Management

  • Willingness to travel (local and out of state)

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (Ppt, Word, Excel) and Google Suite products (Slides, Docs, Sheets)

  • Excellent problem-solving skills

  • Ability to use and learn new technology

  • Ability to work independently, meet deadlines and produce results

BENEFITS

  • Health insurance and benefits

  • Paid time off

  • Great office environment at WeWork Fulton Market

  • Minimum travel requirements

  • A unique opportunity to grow your career with an exciting start-up

    For more information or to apply please email Anthony Ewing: anthony@thoughtium.com