Associate/Senior Associate, Strategic Projects, Corporate

New York, NY, United States

Associate/Senior Associate, Strategic Projects – New York

GLG Strategic Projects is disrupting the management consulting industry by offering flexible and smart solutions, leveraging the world’s leading platform of subject matter experts. To support our fast growth in the advanced industrial and consumer products sectors, and to help us innovate further, we are looking for a smart and driven professional with an entrepreneurial mindset who wants to build consulting skills for our team in New York.

 

Job Summary

The Strategic Projects Associate/Senior Associate is an independent and smart professional that plays an integral role in a team that helps business leaders solve some of their most complex business challenges.

The role offers great professional development opportunities in strategy development, visual and oral communication, problem solving, and implementation in a highly entrepreneurial environment. The Associate/Senior Associate on the Strategic Projects team plays a dual role:

  • Manages projects, clients, project teams, and internal resources to provide solutions to complex problems and ensure top quality level of service and deliverables and be the ultimate owner of a client engagement
  • Help develop a successful, fast-growing business with everything that entails: developing long-term and short-term strategies, building trust-based lasting relationships, contributing to a great team culture, and coaching and mentoring more junior colleagues

Required Skills and Experience

  • 2+ years of work experience; ideally in a client service, management consulting and/or corporate strategy role
  • Strong project management skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Superior written and oral communication skills
  • Solid computer skills, i.e., Microsoft Office
  • Strong interest in leading commercial negotiations and driving financial performance

 

To be successful in the role, you should also be:

  • Bright, positive, and solutions oriented
  • Creative and focusing on opportunities for growth
  • Detail oriented, when needed
  • Express a strong desire to work in a team
  • Demonstrate the ability and initiative to handle increasing responsibility over time

 

 About GLG / Gerson Lehrman Group

GLG is the world’s leading platform for on-demand professional learning. Businesses rely on GLG to learn from 600,000+ member-experts; clients look to address complex strategic challenges and make better business decisions within a rigorous compliance framework. Headquartered in New York City, GLG’s 1,500+ employees work from offices in 12 countries. Visit www.GLG.it.

We believe strongly in our mission- and values-driven culture. Our core values drive our success. They are: learning & curiosity, responsibility, courage, judgment, fresh perspective, service, and integrity

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