Work with a team to diagnose the innovation-related needs and organizational challenges of clients and industries. Gather, analyze, and synthesize primary and secondary research and data which may include:
Internet and database searches
Analyzing company financials and internal data
Assisting with qualitative research such as interviews, focus groups and ethnographic observation
Assisting with execution and analysis of quantitative research
Analysts also work with a team to ideate and develop new product and business ideas, support the team’s manager in developing specific recommendations for the client. Develop PowerPoint slides and/or other output to synthesize and describe findings and present findings at client meetings.
We are looking for individuals with a background of excellence and achievement. We are looking primarily for Juniors (who will become seniors in fall 2012)
Ability to use reason, logic and creativity to solve ambiguous problems.
Excellent written and oral communications skills. Proven ability to effectively conduct secondary and/or primary research.
Ability to thrive in a relatively unstructured environment. Must have high tolerance for ambiguity and the ability to self-motivate and self-manage.
Ability to perform well in a collaborative, team environment. Intellectual curiosity and interest in consulting.
Familiarity with Microsoft PowerPoint and Excel.