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Senior Consultant (Education Solutions Group)

MGT Consulting Group
Tampa, FL
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Job Description

Senior Consultant

Education Solutions Group                                                                                                                                Full-time/Exempt

2/13/2019

JOB SUMMARY

Our national, public sector consulting firm is seeking a Senior Consultant for our Education Solutions Group.  The Senior Consultant will contribute to the group's subject matter expertise in a variety of fields within higher education and related fields. Responsibilities will include working closely with senior leadership and colleagues within the group while managing client deliverables and proposal development efforts.

MAJOR DUTIES

  • Facilitate/Lead client engagement tasks such as focus groups, strategic planning sessions, evaluation site visits, etc.
  • Lead project strategy, deliverable planning, work plans, and status reports through entire project life cycle (from opportunity identification to project completion), by utilizing the internal project management software
  • Oversee large scale collections of multi-faceted data
  • Identify, analyze, and interpret data trends or patterns in complex sets of data using statistical methods (such as descriptive statistics, cross-tabulations, etc.) leveraging appropriate software or technology as needed
  • Prepares clear and meaningful analyses of data
  • Communicates and presents results of projects to client stakeholders
  • Travels on-site for oral presentations throughout the bidding process, project delivery and concluding recommendations
  • Ensure projects are completed on time, within budget, and beyond client expectations
  • Assist in proposal development efforts and writing
  • Perform other duties as assigned

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS REQUIRED BY THE POSITION

  • Strong quantitative and qualitative research and analytical skills
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills including Academic writing experience.
  • Experience working and building relationships with client executives and with external stakeholders
  • Ability to manage, prioritize, and multi-task on multiple projects
  • Ability to work independently, as well as be a team player
  • Attention to detail with strong organizational skills
  • Ability to be flexible to and adapt to the dynamic nature of multiple concurrent consulting engagements
  • Ability to travel between 25-50% of the time, depending on the sales cycle and client needs

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • PHD from an accredited college or university is required.
  • Experience using data collection and statistical research tools such as Qualtrics or SPSS required
  • Strong writing, editing and proofreading experience. Academic style writing sample required.
  • Five or more year (s) of quantitative and qualitative research experience or equivalent related experience
  • Membership(s) with professional organization such as NACUBO, SCUP, NACAS and AIR preferred
  • Experience with Mavenlink Software preferred
  • Experience constructing and analyzing large scale databases and development of data models to support predictive analytics
  • May be asked to complete a writing exercise during recruitment process

SUPERVISORY CONTROLS 

Position will report to the Higher Education Practice Leader/Vice President.

CONTACTS

  • Contacts are typically with the Managers, Directors, Senior Consultants, Consultants, other staff, various levels of leadership, clients, and members of the general public
  • Contacts are typically to give or exchange analytical information and assigned deliverables

PHYSICAL DEMANDS/ WORK ENVIRONMENT

  • The work is fast-paced and in a deadline-driven environment
  • Ability to handle stress related to handling multiple projects with competing deadlines
  • The work is typically performed while sitting at a desk or table
  • The employee occasionally lifts light objects, such as contract files, laptop
  • Moderate travel and direct client interaction required on a project-by-project basis
    • Travel demands vary based on client-organizations' needs and locations; may require overnight

MGT Consulting Group

Address

Tampa, FL
USA

Industry

Business

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