Project Support Specialist/Junior Consultant
Do you enjoy meaningful work in an environment where you can make an impact, learn and collaborate well with others who are just as passionate about their work as you are? If you consider your strengths to be: detail-oriented, multi-tasker, and highly organized, then we are looking for you! Corner Alliance, a dynamic, growing consulting firm dedicated to an enriching employee experience, is looking for an Associate Consultant/Junior Consultant with 2+ years of experience to join our team and work onsite in downtown Washington, DC. You'll make an impact on our company as it grows and contribute to meaningful work for our Federal government clients. About the Role: You will provide program support to a Federal government client. The role is an opportunity for you to join a consulting team that supports meaningful and mission-oriented work to our Federal government clients.Assignments include conducting informed research and analyses, evaluating and processing data; establishing and maintaining relationships with cross-functional groups across a variety of sectors; collaborating with colleagues to clearly define project goals; and generating effective solutions to fulfill project needs and objectives. The person in this role will be a progressive thinker with a strong attention to detail, and a self-starter who can juggle many tasks on a daily basis.Your responsibilities include to. Review and analyze gathered qualitative data (i.e., theming, sorting, and categorizing info); quantify results and present to clients and stakeholders in an easy, digestible manner Assist the team to prepare for and execute meetings, including developing agendas, overall logistics, note taking, tracking actions, producing reports, and/or supporting next steps Track stakeholder interactions and make recommendations for stakeholder engagement, outreach planning, and overall communications Support cross-departmental initiatives, effectively collaborating with all parties to successfully fulfill client needs Providing overall programmatic support and support for strategic planning Carry out our Company Commitments: the Employee Commitments, supporting the Company Commitments to Employees and our Commitments to our Clients Contribute to the firm's business development and growth strategy Location: You will work as part of a team at the client-site in metro-accessible Washington, DC. Required requirements/Skills: 2+ years of professional expertise, bonus if experience has been within the Federal government Bachelor's degree Strong research, and analytical capabilities, with experience entering and evaluating quantitative as well as qualitative data Strong attention to detail and commitment to quality assurance Expertise to work autonomously and take tasks from concept to delivery Receptive to all forms of feedback from clients and colleagues, and proactive to make changes Expertise to work collaboratively in a team environment by communicating effectively Great communication expertise, both written and verbal Demonstrates a positive attitude even when faced with changes or adversity Expertise to multi-task and adapt quickly to changing priorities Expertise to learn fast and work with all types of personalities US citizenship or permanent resident and the expertise to pass public trust clearance or suitability Preferred Experience/Skills: Prior experience in consulting, knowledge capture, project management, business writing, meeting preparation and facilitation, and/or stakeholder outreach Federal grants management background Experience creating graphic content (e.g. PowerPoint, dashboards) Stakeholder engagement and assistance experience Broadband program support experience a plus Don't think you have everything for this role but are still very interested? Please don't hold back from applying because you may not have it all. There's no such thing as a ideal applicant. You can learn and grow with us. So, please apply if you consider yourself to be highly organized, detail-oriented and can multitask and this is a role that would make you excited to come into work every day. About Us: We are a dynamic and growing management consulting firm headquartered in downtown DC focused on creating an experience that feels a bit different for our clients. We have their backs, push them with new ideas, and start every solution with their stakeholders to create high-performing, high-results Federal Government programs. Corner Alliance is serious about our Commitments to each other: Corner Alliance supports employees to Develop skills and capabilities, Celebrate wins and accomplishments, and Thrive on a daily basis; while employees commit to Deliver excellence, Grow the business and Advocate for their own needs and mission.Our Core Purpose is simple and meaningful: where your mission matters. Whether you are our client with a mission to save lives, improve healthcare or protect our country, or you are an employee with a personal mission for contributing to meaningful work, collaborating with a great team or career advancement, we create an environment where you can achieve your mission.Corner Alliance offers a comprehensive and competitive benefits package for full-time employees including 401k matching (4%), PAID-TIME-OFF (3 weeks to start, four weeks (2-five years) and five weeks (five years+)), health, dental, vision, short- and long term disability, FSA accounts, four weeks of paid parental leave, ten paid holidays (including your birthday off), fitness & cell phone reimbursements, monthly all hands update meetings, annual in-person all hands team building day and evening out, a quarterly bonus plan with check-ins for professional growth goals, a social team that coordinates monthly events, use of technology like Slack and Basecamp to keep us connected and collaborative, and overall, a company culture dedicated to highly engaged people.Be a part of our award-winning firm and the great things we are doing - we are a 6 time Inc. 5000 Fastest Growing Company and a 2018 Winner of the Society of Human Resource Management When Work Works award for our amazing workplace culture.Corner Alliance, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer; all applicants who are qualified will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age or any other basis covered by applicable law.Visit us at www.corneralliance.com to learn more.
May 17 on The Resumator